Expats Temporary Accommodation Guide

The concept of serviced apartments in Bangalore has caught on rapidly in the last couple of years. The city is now home to many serviced apartments in and around the downtown area, making temporary visits to Bangalore comfortable. Rates vary widely from offering homey conveniences to topnotch settings like helipad landing, rooftop pool/lounges and immaculate meeting facilities.

Name Area(s) Rating Comments
Sterling Suites Service Apartment


Four locations: Residency Rd & Langford Town (downtown core), Bangalore South and Bangalore South-East 4* Offers both serviced residences and business hotel rooms in downtown core. Clean and modern conveniences. Fully loaded kitchens, Wifi, a gym, among other regular services are provided.
The Orchard Suites


Sankey Rd & Sarjapur Rd 3* Intended for a corporate clientele, with locations in posh residential areas. Modern but simple facilities include gym, Wifi and kitchen.
Oakwood Premier Prestige Bangalore


UB City Vittal Mallya Rd (downtown core) 5* Centrally located in an ultra-posh shopping/restaurant area. Wifi, complete kitchen, gym, rooftop pool, spa, and full concierge services.
IBC Hotels & Resorts


Three locations: MG Rd (downtown core), Koramangala & Indiranagar 4* Situated in key locations with severally facilities including pool, spa, jogging track, tennis, squash and basketball courts, and travel desk. Pets are allowed.
Shilton Hotels


Five locations, including Ulsoor Rd (downtown core), Koramangala & Indiranagar 4* Bed & Breakfast style hotel with kitchenettes in some suites. Sleek design with modern conveniences. 24-hours service and some locations with a gym and spa.
Royal Orchid Hotels


Five locations across Bangalore through Royal Orchid Suites in Whitefield is the best set-up for longer stays 5* A respected national chain that welcomes short and long term stays. Facilities include a business centre, jogging track, snooker table, lap pool, spa, etc.