Notable as the home to the UK's only remaining train manufacturer, Derby has long been involved with transportation and manufacturing. Suitably, Derby is a famously easy place to reach. With this easy accessibility and increasing flow of visitors, it became a necessity that serviced apartments were built in the city.
After beginning as a Roman fort and succumbing to several invasions, Derby gradually became renowned as a city of trade. However, Derby’s rapid growth came in the industrial era. The East Midlands city was a vital part of the Industrial Revolution’s early days, and later became significant in the evolving rail industry. With Derby becoming the centre of the British rail industry, it was inevitable that the city was going to grow. Furthermore, the history of transport manufacturing has continued into modern times, with Rolls-Royce manufacturing aircraft engines there. The Derby Litchurch Lane Works is now the UK’s only train manufacturer. Considering the city’s railway reputation, it makes sense we have a range of Derby corporate housing available to regular business train travellers in and out of the city.
SITU’s Derby aparthotels and furnished short lets act as ideal accommodation for those vacationing to the city. Where better to start your trip than in what travel gurus regard as the ‘best ale houses in England’. Ale drinking can be tied in with Derby’s fantastic range of festivals that take place all year round. The likes of the Film Festival, Derby Festé and Derby Festival confirm that there truly is an event for everyone. Don’t stress over accommodation ideas either, as we have plenty of Derby short term accommodation and temporary housing available to accommodate for your visits.
Intu Derby, one of East Midland’s top shopping locations, attracts around 25 million visitors each year. It can more than just a shopping experience too. The centre also consisting of a wide range of top-quality eateries and drinking hotspots. Also worth a visit is the Showcase Cinema de Lux. Flaunting all the latest releases, the cinema is within close proximity of our Derby furnished housing and city apartments.
If you are after a more relaxed quiet experience in Derby, make sure to visit the Cathedral Quarter. Home to distinctive independent shops, stunning art venues, historical landmarks and charming cafes and bars, the Quarter has everything you need for your stay in Derby. Stay in one of our Derby extended stay apartments to ensure you can experience it all!
Our Derby serviced apartments offer business travellers the chance to stay in spacious and well-equipped apartments right in the heart of the city. Serviced apartments are an excellent and affordable alternative to hotel living when you are staying longer in a particular location. Derby is famously easy to reach by train, a reason it’s past and present are so intrinsically linked with the railways. Derby city apartments enable guests to make quick and easy access to both the city’s bus and train stations.
The city itself is also great on foot or bike, with an enormous number of dedicated routes around Derby. These routes make accessing Derby’s business centre convenient and stress-free. Occupying the ground floor of an old Victorian Mill, the Business Centre prides itself for having a genuine business community. Balancing a life of work could not be simpler in this East Midland city.
Derby manages to unite both aspects of relaxing leisure and a convenient working atmosphere. It could not be easier to stay in our Derby corporate accommodation and the city ensures you are never bored whilst staying in this active city.
Situated to the south-east of the city centre, Derby Train station acts as a major interchange point for East Midlands Trains services both to and from London.
Within walking distance of the station is the local football club and the city’s business park.
Located on Morledge in Derby, this bus station provides a broad variety of services all over Derby. This includes routes to both Pride Parkway and Derby’s main station.
Purchasing a Derby PlusBus tickets enables you unlimited bus travel on participating operators’ services across Derby.
Originally built as an RAF station, East Midlands Airport is only around a 30 minute car or taxi journey away from our serviced apartments.