More space in the UK cities for TAS Alliance

New member provides foothold in Wales

London – 16 June 2014

The reach of the TAS Alliance now stretches from Wales to Washington following the signing of our new member, Cardiff based - A Space in the City. Richard Godfrey's team joins The TAS Alliance network of independent serviced apartment operators that are already providing cohesive solutions for all bookers of serviced apartments.A Space in the City operates the widest range of 4 and 5 star apartments across Wales. As a member of The TAS Alliance, A Space in the City can now offer local support to bookers who have requirements globally by providing access to a fully connected solution.

Richard Godfrey, Managing Director for A Space in the City says:

“My ambition is to continue to build the A Space in the City brand across Wales through growing our serviced accommodation portfolio whilst providing the best customer experience of any accommodation provider in the areas in which we operate. We have implemented a strategic growth plan which incorporates these objectives and we are delighted to join the growing membership of the TAS Alliance”

Jo Layton–MD Group Commercial Sales for the Apartment Service who are powering this new concept says

“We are delighted to welcome Richard and the passionate and knowledgeable team of A Space in the City into the TAS Alliance. Just 4 months in, we are continuing to develop our processes to ensure that we provide the best possible representation, distribution and training for our new members and that we help them to deliver the best service and global options to their clients”.

She continues:

“Together with Roomspace's portfolio of serviced apartments in the UK, Spain & Portugal, and the recently-announced recruitment of 10,000 serviced apartments in the US through the GO network, the TAS Alliance is already successfully servicing the needs of business travellers, travel and relocation management companies and HR departments across the globe”.

Charlie McCrow, CEO of The Apartment Service says:

“We have been delighted at the response to the TAS Alliance concept from serviced apartment operators both within the UK and in our global communities, we are very excited about the future and working with our new members who share the values and vision of The TAS Alliance.”

For further information on the partnership with A Space In The City, please contact Jo Layton, Managing Director Group Commercial Sales via email or call +44 (0)20 8944 1444, or visit

For editor's information

The TAS Alliance is one of three successful brands owned and managed by Charlie McCrow, CEO of Roomspace & The Apartment Service. Founded in 1981, The Apartment Service (TAS) is the UK's longest-established serviced apartment specialist. The company's global sourcing and booking service for short, medium and long-stay accommodation and corporate housing provides a cost-effective alternative to traditional hotel stays for business travellers, project workers & international assignees and their families. Through its Roomspace brand, TAS operates serviced apartments across London, South East England, Spain and Portugal and in February 2014 launched the TAS Alliance of independently-owned apartments operating under a single booking platform and brand.