Important tips for booking short stay serviced apartments online

You could save money by booking a short stay serviced apartment online. Online booking is a simple process which offers instant availability from your desktop if you are on the move from your mobile or tablet. Using accommodation provider’s direct website often quotes cheaper rates than those booked through a third party such as Booking.com […]

Fed up of staying in cramped Hotel rooms? Try a serviced apartment instead

Serviced apartments offer so much more in comparison and are often up to 30% cheaper. Unlike most hotels, serviced apartments have no hidden extras – everything is included:- Wi-Fi, cable TV, parking, bed linen/towels and even a weekly maid service. But, there are lots more added benefits too. Hotel rooms can be small and don’t often […]

Are Serviced Apartments Good Value for Corporate Travel?

“Value for money” is a moving target at the best of times. So when we are asked “How do your serviced apartments for corporate travel compare to other forms of accommodation in terms of value for money?” we try to do more than just compare the bills. Money, though, is a good place to start […]

Best places in the UK for a winter weekend away

Winter in the UK can get pretty dismal – the days are short, the temperature drops and the rain does not seem to stop pouring. However, a winter break is the perfect opportunity to slow down the pace and retreat for a cosy weekend in the countryside. There are many places in the UK you […]

Working away on business? Here’s our selection of the best apps to help make your life easier

  Working away on business has lots of perks; exploring new cities, learning new languages, indulging in fresh new foods and experiencing a different business culture. When you’re travelling for business, we still think it’s important to fully immerse yourself as much as you can into your new environment. Even if you have a tight […]

Six week break inspiration for family days out in Milton Keynes

With the summer break looming, all you Mums, Dads and Grandparents may be wondering how you’re going to keep the little ones entertained over six weeks. There’s only so many picnics, cinema trips and fort-building days you can handle – sometimes you need to think outside the box to keep them entertained! Here at Cotels, […]

Types of serviced apartments and who needs them

It is interesting to note some renowned hotels are now providing serviced apartments as an alternative to hotel rooms, which is understandable considering the comfort, privacy and flexibility they offer. There are many types and sizes of serviced apartments available. If you are travelling alone you will probably find a studio or 1 bedroom apartment […]

Staycation Inspiration: The most Instagram-worthy road trips to go on in the UK this summer

With summer just around the corner and restrictions easing it’s no surprise that many of us are starting to think about holidays. Why not consider having a staycation in the UK?  Not only could you save yourself a lot of money, you may just be surprised at how many hidden gems there are in our […]

Serviced Apartments Ideal for those Relocating

Milton Keynes has a population of over 282,000 and over 140,000 working in this prosperous new city. The superb working and living environments have all contributed to its success. As a result new business are starting-up, existing ones expanding and major blue-chip companies relocating to the city. The latter has resulted in many professionals relocating […]

Serviced apartments for business travel and corporate assignments

Serviced apartments offer significant cost savings for relocations, long term business assignments and business travel of a few nights or more. Most serviced apartment providers take bookings for short and long term stays, a practical option providing guests with increased flexibility and privacy over traditional hotel accommodation. Serviced apartments for business travel have become renowned […]