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When travelling for business you are faced with many choices of accommodation. Most people are familiar with what to expect from a hotel stay, however, Serviced Apartments are a relatively new concept and are well and truly changing the game for business travel.
Serviced Apartments are the ideal balance of comfort and convenience, providing quality living space whilst also including services you would expect from a hotel stay. That being said, what services should you look for in a top-quality serviced apartment stay?
You Are Home are extremely proud to have shared the news that we have been shortlisted for this year's The Business Desk's North West Business Masters Awards!
Here at You Are Home, we understand the process of organising accommodation for business travel can be stressful. Our Serviced Apartments provide a hassle-free solution for those looking for corporate accommodation in Manchester, here is why:
The Only Provider of Serviced Apartments in the North West to be Accredited by the Living Wage Foundation.
You Are Home are proud to announce that this week we have been confirmed as the only provider of Serviced Apartments in the North West to be accredited as a Living Wage Employer by the Living Wage Foundation. By committing to the Living Wage, You Are Home guarantees that all employees receive a significantly higher minimum hourly wage than the government minimum.
Does your dog give you the puppy dog eyes when you leave the house? Why not take them with you! Manchester has plenty of dog friendly spots to hang out with your four-legged pals. No more dog parent guilt, bring them along for a lovely day out on the town. Here are some places we have picked out for you to try with your pooch.
The wellness movement has grown immensely over the past few years with increased awareness and education surrounding mental health and wellbeing. This has led to employers considering how best they can support their workforce.
Here at You Are Home we recognise that it is our responsibility as a business, providing Serviced Apartments, and as a set of individuals, to reduce our carbon footprint, and do what we can to bend the curve of climate change.
You Are Home are proud to announce that we have been accredited as a Living Wage Employer.
You Are Home specialise in providing premium serviced apartments for corporate use. All of our apartment buildings are hand selected by our Managing Director based on both quality and location. With locations across Manchester City Centre as well as Media City, wherever you need to be we have the ideal accommodation for you.
In need of inspiration for some Easter bank holiday baking? You Are Home have taken the time to collate the best recipes to help fill your weekend with festive fun. Whether you are in search of a family friendly activity or just a big kid after a creative challenge, these tasty goodies will blow the humble Easter Egg out the water.
When considering accommodation for ‘away from home working’ you may be considering a few different options. A term you may come across in your search is ‘serviced apartment’- with increasing popularity due their comfort, convenience and value for money, this style of corporate accommodation is said to be the way forward in the world of business travel. You might then be wondering what does a Serviced Apartment actually mean, and what is included in a Serviced Apartment?
You Are Home specialise in providing luxury serviced apartments for corporate use. All of our apartment buildings are hand selected by our Managing Director based on both quality and location. With locations across Manchester city centre as well as Media City, wherever you need to be we have the ideal accommodation for you.
At You Are Home we recognise that working away from home can be hard and often have an impact on the health and wellbeing of employees, which is why we make it our primary focus to create a home from home environment for all of our guests. We believe passionately that the serviced apartment experience helps people to maintain a well-balanced and healthy lifestyle while working away from home.
Here at You Are Home, while our Manchester serviced apartments come fully furnished and equipped with all you could need, we also offer you the opportunity to make the space your own. Our flexible furnishing means that you have the freedom to adapt your new home to suit your individual needs.
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic the You Are Home team have been working hard, with the safety and wellbeing of all of our guests and staff always at the forefront. We prioritised implementing a set of clear policies and procedures, that are under constant review, adapting for the current climate. This is to ensure that we could continue to provide COVID safe accommodation in Manchester, for those needing to travel for essential business. Let us explain how we adapted our process…
Manchester is one of the UKs most successful cities, ever expanding in a number of industries, so you may find yourself travelling or even relocating here for essential business. A thriving and lively city albeit a little rainy at times, Manchester is a wonderful place to call home. However, for someone who isn’t from round here, how do you go about you Manchester relocation? Easy, you let us organise it for you.
Are you planning essential business travel to Manchester this year? Let us explain why we have the perfect accommodation for your relocation…
New Years Eve cancelled? Of course not, come on everyone we are used to not going out by now! However, if you are in need of some quarantine New Year’s ideas, we’ve got you sorted. Whether you live in Manchester here with us, or anywhere else in the country, here is our guide to a New Year’s Eve staying in party (with an around the world twist).