Milton keynes is one of the UK’s largest growing urban areas. It currently has a population of 246,000 residents and there are 30,000 registered small to large businesses contributing to its successful economy. Many major companies are located in Milton Keynes including Daimler Chrysler, Argos, Marshall Amps, the Open University , Aston Martin Lagonda, Buckingham Foods, Getronics, Hays Logistics, Ingram Micro, Red Bull Racing, Unisys and Suzuki. It is well documented as a town flourishing in a recession. With this, many business professionals travel to Milton Keynes for corporate events or meetings hence the growing demand for Hotel rooms and Serviced Apartments in Milton Keynes.
Although Milton Keynes doesn’t have an official ‘City’ status it is frequently referred to as one due to its size and commercial success. It is located close to London and is connected via direct road and rail transport links.
With all these positive factors, it is little wonder why many top economists have identified Milton Keynes as being one of the areas in the UK likely to lead us out of the recession.
Milton Keynes is also well known for its retail therapy with one of the biggest shopping venues in the UK. The Central Milton Keynes Shopping Centre is a Grade II listed building. Built in a minimalist style, it features large glass windows which flood the open spaces with natural light. The interior is given flare with the inclusion of modern art installations, including sculptures in bronze, steel and concrete. There are also central islands filled with plants and edged with benches for the convenience of shoppers when looking for somewhere to sit and relax.
Milton Keynes has many well known sporting facilities including Stadium:MK home to Milton Keynes Dons Football Club. It is also well known for its indoor ski slope and rock-climbing wall. There are numerous entertainment and recreational venues for people of all ages.
The town attracts many visitors throughout the year including those who come for short to long-term stays and therefore require accommodation. There are various options available depending ones needs and requirements. These include Hotels, B&B’s and serviced apartments. The latter option is ideal for those staying a couple of nights or more and prefer a stylish but convenient place to call home for the duration of their travels. These apartments provide all the convenience of a hotel, with all the comforts of home right in the heart of this bustling town.
For more information about booking into a serviced apartment in Milton Keynes and what they offer to travellers, call Cotels on 01908802853 and one of our friendly staff will gladly answer all your questions.