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Home at last

Free-spirited travellers looking for a different kind of city stay are finding that serviced apartments offer a great alternative to the usual hotel options.

Monday, 3 December, 2012, 2:27pm

Room to manoeuvre

He's no longer in town, but while here he was at the top of his game. As leasing manager for one of Hong Kong's long-established property companies, he was on first-name terms with wealthy executives and their families.

15 May 2009 - 12:00am

Gem raises the bar in the world of luxury

As the International Commerce Centre steadily climbs its way to becoming the world's third tallest building, and to being one of the most sophisticated buildings in Hong Kong, much of the integrated complex below it has been completed.

14 May 2008 - 12:00am

Doing it for themselves

Forget bell boys, butlers and rooms in which you couldn't swing the proverbial cat. Smart travellers are eschewing expensive London hotels for self-catering apartments with all the comforts of home. Tim Bryan reports.

5 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Boutique buzz builds as market thinks small

WingTai, one of several players in the sector, is poised to open $400m hybrid project in Causeway Bay

The boutique serviced apartment may seem a relatively small space - its size is usually cited as part of its appeal - but the market it represents is potentially big and growing steadily.

22 Feb 2006 - 12:00am