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Live like a local – The guide for your arrival

Congratul­ations, you made it! Wel­come to the most livable city in the world. You have just ar­rived here and are looking forward to your bright new future in Vienna. Maybe you don't know any­body here yet and don't really know how to explore your new (second) home? Don't worry, we at Phils­Place are profes­sional local hosts and love to share our know­ledge about our city with you. 

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Thanks for Being a Part! Why Serviced Apartments are Becoming Increasingly Popular

Servic­ed Apart­ments are one of the Anglo-American conc­epts that are be­coming in­creasingly popular in this country and are one of the fastest growing seg­ments in the in­dustry. Busi­ness travellers, new­comers and tourists ap­preciate flexible temporary living for a variety of reasons. At this year's SO!APART trade event in Leip­zig, the mot­to was "Big, big­ger, visions!". Per­spectives, pro­spects and future pos­sibilities for servic­ed apart­ments and their guests were discus­sed. An insight into the status quo and trends of the serviced apart­ment world by Kristin Ober­weger, General Manager PhilsPlace, and Klement Petzner-Gumbo, Resident Manager PhilsPlace.

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Princes and the peas welcome! Meet our housekeeper Sanela

Nobody knows our guests and their needs better than Sanela. She has been our housekeeper since the beginning of this year and makes every wish come true – even for those out of the fairy tale “The Princess and the Pea”. In an interview, she tells us her most beautiful stories and what motivates her every day to provide the best service.

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We wash intelligently

We believe that fresh laundry is not something with which you should be wasting your time. This is why, in cooperation with WeWash, we have installed a smart laundry room: digital reservations, cashless payments and notifications as soon as your laundry is done.

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Caricaturist Martin Fengel: “I like finding the lightness in the world.”

Martin Fengel is a German photographer and artist. His illustrations and photographs regularly appear in well-established newspapers and magazines such as the Süddeutsche Zeitung, ZEITmagazin and Vice. For us, he was in charge of drawing the Phil caricature. In our interview, he talks about the charm of light-hearted joking. Not everything has to be perfectly smoothed-off and prim it can also be funny and likeable. Without losing meaning in the process.

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Photographer Jork Weismann: Focusing on the essential

Austrian fashion and cultural photographer Jork Weismann’s imagery is characterised by an unparalleled puristic style. His photos have a strict composition and are heavily reduced. Jork Weismann shot the PhilsPlace launch campaign and photo corridors for us. In our interview, he talked about his fascination for photography and what inspires his style.

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Pure pleasure

As much as necessary. As little as possible. This is the motto that inspired our very own range of cosmetics. It includes the skincare expertise of MALIN+GOETZ, and a breezy greeting of scent from perfumer Geza Schön. Nothing more. No silicone. No parabens. No gluten. And certainly no animal testing.

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Karl Schwanzer: the eccentric free spirit lives on

PhilsPlace is a proud manifestation of star architect Karl Schwanzer’s uncompromising style. He was a down-to-earth visionary whose aspirations consisted of equal parts extravagance and functionality. He would have turned 100 this year.

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An architectural icon is transformed into serviced apartments

Situated between city and countryside, directly in the heart of a strong business location with a broad range of leisure activities. More than enough reasons for the investors to revitalize the former Philips Building and reopen as PhilsPlace.

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Metamorphosis of a style icon

For architect Dipl.-Ing. Josef Weichenberger, PhilsPlace was a fantastic chance to experience the spirit of another era and the ideas of one of the best architects of his time, and to transfer these to a contemporary form.

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