Rene Holenweger

Creative designs for modern lifestyles

Companies go to great lengths to achieve the right look and feel for serviced apartment interiors, with a view to combining style, function and the best possible use of space.

Friday, 13 July, 2012, 12:00am

Securing a peace of mind

Hong Kong is among the world's safest cities, with a consistently low crime rate. Violent assault is rare and burglaries uncommon. You don't see people carrying weapons, but what is visible is a strong police presence, right around the clock.

Hence, everyone - locals and visitors alike - can feel confident walking alone at night in Hong Kong.

14 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Determined drive to reduce carbon footprint

When it comes to eco-friendly initiatives in Hong Kong, Gateway Apartments has been leading the pack among serviced apartments since 2006 when its environmental committee was formed. The company is doing its part in reducing its carbon footprint despite occasionally incurring additional costs, an unusual characteristic when many firms in the city only look at the bottom line.

20 May 2011 - 12:00am

Seamless service is secret to hospitality

The first thought that crossed my mind when I saw Rene Holenweger was that he looked efficient, perfectly put together and very busy.

Coming in through the glass doors of Gateway Apartments' Hampton Court, his eyes seemed to take in 100 things at once, from the arrangement of the sofa cushions in the lobby to the

26 Mar 2008 - 12:00am