Monthly Archives: April 2014

Benefits of Serviced Apartments for Business Travellers


Being away from home is  inevitable for business travellers. With an increasing demand for travel, it’s imperative to make the right choice when choosing your accommodation.

Savvy business travellers are now seeing the benefits that serviced apartments have over hotels. City Crash Pad caters to the needs of the business traveller and takes 3 things into account when ensuring the perfect stay: location, comfort and value.

All our serviced apartments are ideally located within walking distance of the city centre. We provide more than just a bed for the night; our locations provide convenience in terms of restaurants, entertainment venues and high street shops right at your doorstep.

Apartments come with a fully equipped kitchen and living room – perfect for when you need to do work or kick back and watch some TV. We also provide free wifi to ensure you are always connected and conference calls are never a problem.

We guarantee value for money when you stay in a serviced apartment with City Crash Pad. You get more space, more amenities and more flexibility than you would when staying in a hotel.

So on your next business trip, book with City Crash Pad and experience the luxury and practicality of one of our serviced apartments.

Happy Birthday Sean Bean

Happy Birthday to our local Hollywood Star, Sean Bean! Born Shaun Mark Bean in Handsworth, Sheffield on the 17th April 1959, Sean realised his passion for the acting when he enrolled in a drama course at Rotherham College. He then went on to receiving a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and made his acting debut as Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet at the Watermill Theatre in Newbury. Our Hollywood star has appeared in over 30 films and in 2013 was named best actor at the Royal Television Society awards for his role in Accused. He is most famous for his role as Boromir in Lord of the Rings which has achieved world-wide fame.


The Mighty Bean (has termed by his fans) has been a fan of Sheffield United since a young age and was on their board of directors between 2002 and 2007 after making a six figure contribution to help raise the profile of the club, he even has a tattoo on his upper left arm saying 100% Blades. In 2013, He also paid a visit to the Broomhill Friery to serve fish and chips at his family owned chip shop.

“I try to get back to Sheffield as I often as I can. I like to get back; it´s healthy and good for the mind. This city raised me and I´m very proud of that. It´s a cliché, but true, it´s keeps your feet on the ground.” – Sean Bean..

New Website Launch

We have exciting news to announce at City Crash Pad!

Next week, we’ll be launching our brand new website with much more on offer. Expect a completely revamped website with easier booking services and unbeatable deals that cannot be missed.

What’s more, we’re expanding City Crash Pad Serviced Apartments to offer more locations all around the United Kingdom – expect the same homely accommodation at great prices. Why serviced apartments? It is the popular hotel alternative that gives you more freedom, better value and at least 30% more space than an equivalent standard of hotel.

Get exclusive bonus points and offers in our new rewards scheme. This means the more you stay, the more you’ll be rewarded.

We want to thank everyone who has continuously showed their support and stayed with us, and hope you book your next stay with us soon.