A city lives and changes constantly. The needs of people are changing as well as the architectural styles. On the picture in short stay apartment 69C you see new office towers rising above ancient city palaces. Some residents like it, others adorns it. The photo was taken on the Herengracht. The house atthe bottom is an old patrician house, a city palace with 39 rooms. In 1647 it was bought by Willem Ruijtenberg, the golden-yellow clothed officer at Rembrandt's Nachtwacht. During centuries the property subjected to various changes. The house as it stands today was built in 1750 and probably designed by Court Architect P. de Zwart in late Baroque style. The picture clearly shows that the small windows of the old building are coming back inthe 100 meters high building behind it. The building with the two triangular points is not very old. In the nineties it was demolished and rebuilt by an American architect Michael Graves. The official name is Castalia, but the citizens of The Hague call it The Hague Tits. The building on the left, the Zurich tower (called lemon squeezer) was opened in 2000 and was designed by Cesar Pelli. The hexagonal shape and the green color the the copper top, refer to the tower of the Great Church in The Hague (Sint-Jacobskerk), the only hexagonal church tower in the Netherlands.
This short stay apartment differs in some respects from the other rental apartments in Residence Copes. Below you will find which features apartment Old and New contains.
The rental apartments in Residence Copes have a number of features. Below you will find all features which all short stay apartments contains.
The Residence Copes is located in a safety area in the center of The Hague. The apartments building is easy to reach and near highways like the A13, A4 and A44. To reach the apartment building you can also use the public transport. The central station of The Hague is at a stone’s trow of the Residence Copes. With train from Schiphol Airport you will arrive at the central station of The Hague in 30 minutes. To move in the city of The Hague you can also use the tram which stops near the Residence Co