Serviced Apartments are types of furnished temporary housing that generally fall into two categories. The first category is Extended Stay Hotels; these typically offer a 24 hour reception desk and are furnished hotel rooms with small kitchenettes. While the second category of serviced apartments is what is called Corporate Housing. Typically corporate housing is for stays of 30 days or more and are often in furnished apartments and include cleaning services, utilities, and local taxes. Extended Stay Hotels often offer cheaper rates than traditional hotels because rates can be grouped into weekly or monthly segments.
The ability to find the perfect place for someone relocating can be difficult, thankfully there are a lot of options to choose from to meet the needs of each person. Below we have listed the 15 largest global serviced apartment companies based on the number of locations and linked to their websites. Each company offers a different approach and even within each company from property to property there might be nuances that are a better match for a particular family.
Global Serviced Apartment suppliers by Location
|1. Oakwood Corp Housing||4,000|
|2. Marriott Temporary Housing||1,030|
|3. Extended Stay Hotels||683|
|4. Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG)||498|
|5. Pierre & Vacances||312|
|6. Hilton Homewood Suites||241|
|7. The Ascott Ltd||209|
|8. Accor Hotels||190|
|9. Value Place||175|
|10. Quest Serviced Apartments||136|
|11. Choice Hotels||103|
|12. Hawthorn Suites (part of Wyndham Group)||92|
|13. Mantra Group (formerly Stella Hospitality)||67|
|14. Frasers Hospitality||46|
|15. Residhotel (France)||33|
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