When attending the World Journey Market, I stayed in a studio condominium at The Rosebery from Supercity Aparthotels. Located on Rosebery Avenue in Clerkenwell, the lodging is inside straightforward strolling distance of two Underground stations – Farringdon (Circle, Hammersmith and Metropolis and Metropolitan traces) and Chancery Lane (Central line). This meant I may get to the Excel Centre for the World Journey Market in as little as 45 minutes, however nonetheless had the comfort of the town on the doorstep for breakfast and night appointments. Vacationers will even benefit from the location, with St. Paul’s Cathedral, Tate Fashionable, the British Museum, Covent Backyard and the theatre district all inside straightforward attain.
On account of a extreme practice delay, I didn’t make it to the aparthotel till round 1am. I had conveyed my late arrival prematurely and was welcomed by safety which runs 24/7. The peace of mind that I might nonetheless be capable of test in regardless of arriving very late was comforting. Test-in additionally was a fast and simple course of which was very welcome on condition that I simply needed to go straight to mattress after a reasonably lengthy day!
The room is open plan with a bed room with a desk in a single nook, all separated by a glass partition from a kitchen, eating and lounge space. Though I sleep properly just about wherever, I’ve to say the mattress was super-comfortable and the blinds within the room are efficient in blocking out early morning daylight.
A Bush docking station allows you to play your individual music do you have to want and a ‘useful’ htc is accessible as a free journey companion throughout your keep. There’s a wall-mounted management panel from the place you’ll be able to management the condominium’s lighting and heating, as properly the intercom entry system, and it additionally gives you with entry to how issues work within the room in addition to native sensible and vacationer data.
Simply off from the bed room is a small lavatory with bathe, WC and basin. Bathrobes and slippers are equipped, as are Gilchrist & Soames toiletries.
The kitchen, though seemingly small, is exceptionally well-equipped. Don’t be deceived by the scale – in addition to the fundamentals of a toaster, kettle and occasional maker, nice use is product of the out there area to incorporate a hob in addition to hid washer/dryer, slimfit dishwasher, mixed oven and microwave, and fridge, to not point out the supply of pots and pans, crockery, cutlery and so forth.
Different good touches
Different good touches within the condominium embrace the supply of a bottle of Prosecco and milk within the fridge, in addition to cereals, crisps, fruit and biscuits, plus a collection of magazines.
Additionally offered is an in-room spa menu, because of a partnership with urbanmassage.com
Costs begin from round £150 per night time for a Studio condominium such because the one I stayed in.
The very best bit
The comfort of a centrally positioned condominium the place I may come and go as I please, with no interruptions from room service – and the amenities to cook dinner my very own meals if I needed – made this splendid for a solo enterprise journey. I loved each the privateness and the standard of the lodging.
The ultimate verdict
Though splendid for while I used to be conducting enterprise within the metropolis, I also can see how this may be an amazing base for vacationers, notably for longer stays whenever you won’t all the time wish to eat out.
Disclosure: Our keep was sponsored by Supercity Aparthotels.