SACO The Serviced Apartment Company has unveiled its new aparthotel brand, Locke, which encapsulates the company’s ambitious plans to drive the serviced accommodation sector forward. Each Locke property will be designed to reflect the local neighbourhood’s culture, taking inspiration from the local area to connect guests with like-minded locals and other travellers. Guests will experience bigger live / work spaces, innovative communal areas and a hotel-style service. The first Locke property will open on London’s Leman Street in Aldgate in October 2016, with further properties due to be rolled out across the UK and Europe from 2017 onwards. Consisting of a total of 168 apartments, divided into 105 studios and 63 one bedroom suites, Leman Locke will also offer guests two sky meeting rooms, the Locke Gym, two bars, all day dining and large amounts of indoor / outdoor lounge area, with ultrafast wifi throughout to accommodate the modern business traveller.