Completely furnished apartments with individual furnishings are getting more and more popular, not only amongst business travelers. Additional services ensure the desired high comfort. The niche market of renting serviced apartments is growing and expanding in popular business destinations.
Vienna won some awards as the city with the best quality of life and attracts more and more international experts and executives. A safe environment, modern infrastructure and good health care are attractive for expatriates and turn Vienna into a world metropolis. But where are business travelers, who come for a specific time to Vienna, to be accommodated?
The Vienna Tourist Board, as a member of the World Tourism Cities Federation, is a conference with a positive outlook that reflects well on the Austrian capital of Vienna. Even niche markets, such as the rental of serviced apartments are benefiting and growing as a result of tourism.
Vienna is known to be on top of many international rankings. For the past three years, the Mercer Study repeatedly awarded the Austrian capital as the city with the highest quality of life in the world. During the ranking for "The Top 10 Smart Cities on the planet" Vienna was consequently named the smartest city in the world. Being an innovative city with much potential, Vienna is also becoming more and more interesting for tourism and international business companies.
Wien glänzt in vielen Rankings an erster Stelle - sei es die Mercer-Studie, bei der die österreichische Hauptstadt bereits zum dritten Mal hintereinander als Stadt mit der höchsten Lebensqualität hervorgeht, oder das Ranking „The Top 10 Smart Cities on the planet“, das Wien als die ‚smarteste’ City des Planeten betitelt. Als innovative Stadt mit viel Potential wird Wien auch für den Tourismus- und Businessbereich zunehmend interessanter.
We know already that living in Vienna is pleasant. This was proven by Mercer’s cost of living survey in 2010, when the Danube metropolis arises the second time as the city with the highest living quality. And in the survey from the ‘Economist Intelligence Unit’, Vienna successfully ranked second. According to the ‘Livability Ranking Report’, issued in August 2011, Austria’s capital city reserved second ranking from other top-destinations worldwide, such as Melbourne, Vancouver or Helsinki. For the future Vienna targets ambitious goals, especially in the tourism sector.
The term of serviced apartments could only establish for a short time and was long unknown. It describes a fully equipped apartment, which is rent for a short or long term stay whereat additional services like chauffeur services, errands or cleaning are offered. Who doesn’t want to dispense with the comfort of a hotel, but at the same time doesn’t want to stay permanent as a hotel guest, is on the right path in contacting renters of those serviced apartments.
In the middle of the heart of Austria’s capital city international air was spread on that Saturday evening. viennaresidence, the rental apartment agency, invited for a comfortable get-together in one of their 350 high-class business and luxury apartments. Traditional Columbian cuisine surprised the guests, amongst others also Christine Kaufmann, who spend her stay in one of the agency’s serviced apartments.
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