Corporates need reliable and affordable short or medium-term housing solutions for their employees visiting Singapore for a few months on project basis.
The choice of serviced apartments depends on various factors like price, convenience, location, size, facilities, homely atmosphere and much more. Only few serviced apartments can provide you the options that can meet all of your criteria and are perfect fit for Corporate Housing. Here are some of the crucial pointers that are easily overlooked while deciding between a hotel and a serviced apartment for Corporate Housing.Do you want to learn more? Visit Manhattan Apartments – Notting Hill.
The key features that Companies should look for while booking a service apartment for their employees is the availability of full-fledged services and facilities like swimming pool, fitness center, children’s playground, etc. Singapore being one of the key business hubs, has a good selection of accommodation options for short to mid-term stay.
Wi-Fi connectivity is crucial. Some hotels only provide Wi-Fi connection for up to two devices or persons, while at times you may also encounter weak connectivity. Always ensure to check the Wi-Fi charges and connectivity speed before booking the apartment.
-Proximity to your workplace
The serviced apartment should be located with easy access to public and private transport. Apart from this, the apartment should be conveniently located within the proximity of major business districts; so that it is easy for the employees to commute to work.
-Comforts of Home
Corporate housing is meant for employees who are traveling to another country to work and stay there temporarily. If the stay is for longer tenure and if your employee is traveling to Singapore with his/her family then a Hotel is an expensive and an inconvenient choice. With serviced apartments you can choose the size of the apartment. Companies would want to make their employees comfortable in the apartments during their tenure. A serviced apartment that has fully equipped kitchen, full furnishing including housekeeping services is an ideal choice.
Apartments located in residential areas provide a refreshing as well homely atmosphere to the guests staying there; as the atmosphere is peaceful; unlike some hotels that are situated in touristy areas and are very noisy.
-Flexible Lease Duration
Sometimes the project duration may not be fixed and the company might need flexible lease options with the serviced apartment provider. If you fall in this category, then you should definitely check the contract flexibility arrangement so that you can extend or shorten the lease period as per your requirements.
During your employees stay at the serviced apartments, you would need any kind of assistance at any point of time. Hence it is recommended to check the customer service availability of the apartment provider. The experts in this industry would usually provide dedicated customer support so that the guests get the best experience during their stay.
You want to provide a safe and secure atmosphere to your employees. 24-hours security acts as a gatekeeper to strangers. It also works just like a private home estate with good surveillance round the clock, as compared to other rental alternatives