For stays of a day, a week, a month or a year, serviced apartments (also known in the sector as Aparthotels, corporate housing or extended stay housing) offer a spacious, flexible and cost effective alternative to restrictive hotel rooms, with an average saving of 15 - 30% on an equivalent standard hotel.    more


Apartment Search


The Apartment
Service Blog

March 3, 2010

GSAIR 2010 Report Global Overview by Bard Vos & Maggy Sainsbury

Leave your comments and the global overview and let us know what you think!

March 3, 2010

GSAIR 2010 Report Methodology by Bard Vos & Maggy Sainsbury

Leave your comments and let us know what you think!

March 3, 2010

GSAIR 2010 Introduction by charlie

Tell us what you think about the GSAIR 2010 introduction by Charles McCrow!

February 25, 2010

Online Serviced Apartment Bookings Into Overdrive by Bard Vos

The Apartment Service (TAS) announces that their extensive in-house online booking system has, this month, been made available on the TAS public website via .


The number of serviced apartments available worldwide now totals over 520,000 and that many of these can now be booked in real time at the best available rates.


And more and more inventory is being added each week enabling immediate online bookings.


TAS has 29 years experience as a booking agent for serviced apartments worldwide for any length of stay and also as a provider of fully furnished corporate serviced apartment accommodation - TAS now offers one of the largest, widest ranging selections of serviced apartments worldwide.


Booking a serviced apartment anywhere in the world has never been so easy, time saving and convenient. Just visit our website and search for availability putting in the dates of your stay. You will then receive a selection of properties which are bookable online. When clicking on the property, you will get a choice of best available rates and their booking conditions. Choose which one suits you, complete your details and the booking is made. In an instant you will receive your confirmation.

Feel free to contact us for more information, or why not start booking your serviced apartment accommodation now online on

February 24, 2010

GSAIR 2010 Report Conclusions by Bard Vos

Read the full feature here: GSAIR 2010 Report Conclusions

Please leave us a comment and tell us what you think!

December 10, 2009

Apartamentos Sandoval Madrid by Bard Vos

Recently The Apartment Service hosted a journalist from for a stay in our new fully furnished and serviced apartments in Madrid, Apartamentos Sandoval. The property consists of 14 fully furnished and equipped one bedroom apartments in the heart of Madrid for stays of one week or more. The review can be read here:

For more information, please feel free to get in touch.


September 2, 2009

Global Serviced Apartment Industry Report 20092010 edition by Bard Vos

The Apartment Service is currently researching for the follow up to the first Global Serviced Apartment Industry Report which was published in September 2008. This follow up looks at the global serviced apartment / extended stay sector, divided in the various global regions and with the changed economic climate in mind.


Thank you very much for completing the survey.  If you have not completed it yet, you can go back to it here. Please feel free to comment further on anything in the survey. Maybe you wish to expand on the following topics:


* What will be the three biggest challenges facing your business in 2010?


* If you could change the worldwide serviced apartment sector, what would you do/implement?


We look forward to your comments and active participation which hopefully turn into a lively discussion about these relevant and current topics which concern us all.




July 26, 2009

Review Of Executive Roomspace Cramer House by New York Resident Writer Demetra Pappas by Bard Vos

The journalist Demetra Pappas spent a few days recently in London to write about the city. Her stay was provided by The Apartment Service. Demetra stayed in Executive Roomspace Cramer House in Marylebone and you can read her review of the property in the attached article.

Demetra Pappas review of Cramer House in The New York Resident April 2009.pdf (170.20 kb)

July 24, 2009

Robin McKelvie Reviews Executive Roomspace Howard House by Bard Vos

In November 2007 the well-known travel writer and photographer Robin Mckelvie ( stayed in Executive Roomspace Howard House, one of the corporate apartments for stays of 28 nights or more, as offered by The Apartment Service. The review of his stay is attached.

Robin McKelvie reviews Executive Roomspace Howard House.pdf (1.87 mb)

July 22, 2009

Serviced Apartments In London Do Offer Value For Money by Bard Vos

A few months ago The Apartment Service was approached by the well known travel writer and photographer Robin McKelvie ( for serviced apartment accommodation in London. Fortunately we could provide him with one of our most popular apartments, Executive Roomspace Cramer House in Marylebone, where he spent the night with his family. His review of his stay in our apartments is attached.


Robin McKelvie Reviews Serviced Apartment.pdf (510.31 kb)

Month List