All you need to know about Croydon

When seeking serviced apartments in Croydon, you need look no further than SilverDoor. With a range of apartments specialised to business traveller stays in London, we have the perfect accommodation options for your corporate trip to Croydon. From one and two bedroom apartments for short-term stays alone or with a colleague, to larger four bed apartments in Croydon for longer term stays with a team, our impressive portfolio of apartments means we can accommodate you, whatever your needs. With properties offering excellent transportation links, as well as proximity to shops, restaurants, bars and parks, with SilverDoor you can rest assured your business trip is in good hands.

Tips for Staying in Croydon

Being one of the largest commercial districts in Greater London, it is understandable why the demand for serviced apartments in Croydon is on the rise. With a range of industries in the area, as well as a council-led regeneration project resulting in major investment in the town centre, there are many corporate opportunities in the Croydon district. To aid your stay, here are out top tips when visiting Croydon on business. 

Transport in Croydon

Croydon benefits from two rail stations – East Croydon and West Croydon – providing links throughout London as well as access to the Brighton Main Line. In addition to trains, Croydon is the hub of the Tramlink tram system and serves Wimbledon, Beckenham, Elmers End and New Addington. 

Shopping in Croydon

Croydon offers a range of shopping opportunities a stone’s throw from many furnished apartments, with Centrale & Whitgift shopping centre being a prime example. Offering high street names and quality restaurants, the centre offers a complete shopping experience. Beyond this, you can explore the streets of the town centre for a range of independent stores.

History in Croydon

Beyond sampling the impressive Croydon nightlife, there is much to see and do in Croydon during your stay in a Croydon corporate apartment. The Museum of Croydon tells stories from throughout Croydon’s rich history, and the Historic Croydon Airport hosts the world’s oldest Air Traffic Control Tower for all to see, along with its historical relevance throughout the ages including both World Wars. 

Facts about Croydon

Croydon has a surprising wealth of facts – with this seemingly unassuming district having ties in many industries and historical events. The area has been used extensively in films, with its locales featuring in major blockbusters including The Da Vinci Code and Batman – The Dark Knight Rises. In fact, famous film director David Lean (Lawrence of Arabia) was born in Croydon, as was Kate Moss and Noel Fielding. As mentioned, the area has particular significance with regards aerospace technology. Croydon Airport was the UK’s first international airport. Many celebrities used the airport, including Charlie Chaplin and John F Kennedy, whereas Winston Churchill took flying lessons there. Of particular interest to business travellers to the area, Croydon is one of the fastest growing tech clusters in the UK. Being easily commutable, affordable and with a young population, Croydon continues to attract investment and business, with corporate serviced apartments in Croydon evidence of the area’s business appeal.

What is a Serviced Apartment?

SilverDoor’s range of Croydon serviced apartments are ideal for business travellers. Specially selected by our team for our clients, the apartments included in our portfolio offer an ideal blend of privacy, space, flexibility and comfort. Featuring a fully fitted kitchen for ultimate convenience and a peaceful place in which to relax between busy schedules, our clients are able to live on their own terms when working away from home. Unlike busy and cramped hotels, serviced apartments in Croydon are self-contained, quiet residences in which guests can operate according to their schedule. Often featuring a host of included benefits, such as gymnasiums, parking, meeting rooms and more, a serviced apartment is simply the best way to stay when travelling on business. See the full range of benefits, including the incredible cost savings, in our full benefit list.

Why choose a Serviced Apartment in Croydon with SilverDoor?

SilverDoor Apartments has specialised in sourcing and booking corporate accommodation for business clients for 20 years – meaning that when it comes to taking care of your booking, you can have every confidence in our ability. As demonstrated by our 4.9/5 star rating on Trustpilot, we know how to provide the very best customer service time and again. With the best contacts and property partners in the world, we are able to secure the best properties and the most competitive rates for our clients – with a fast turnaround and exemplary service. Whether you’re seeking serviced apartments in Croydon or anywhere else in the world, contact us today for a personalised service and fast quotes.