Why Rent a Serviced Office in The City of London?
The City of London is the UK’s financial centre. Notably. the London Stock Exchange and the Bank of England are both based here, alongside the world’s largest banks. Of course, it has always attracted financial businesses of all types – insurance, brokerage, fintech – as well as companies from the corporate sector generally. However, they have been joined by many other business types renting office space in the Square Mile – seeking proximity to the main occupiers. Crucially, in a modern office, offering coworking spaces, the networking opportunities are immense for the right type of business.
As to be expected, transport Links in the City of London are excellent. National rail stations Cannon Street, Moorgate, Fenchurch Street, Liverpool Street are all within a short walking distance. The Stansted Express runs from Liverpool Street station to Stansted Airport every 15 mins. The Docklands Light Railway(DLR) at Bank Tube Station connects the City to Canary Wharf and London City Airport
Of course The City of London has worldwide profile, so a City business address provides international recognition. If you looking for a new office in The City of London, serviced space is a quick and straightforward way to gain that recognition. Compared with costs across the capital for serviced offices, City of London rents are in the mid-range.
What does a City business centre typically offer?
City of London Business centres collectively offer the full range of flexible office options. From co working spaces or hotdesking in open plan, shared offices – for entrepreneurs, freelancers and start ups – to self-contained executive suites aimed at larger, more established businesses. Serviced space of all sizes and types is typically fully-furnished. Importablty, high speed internet and telecoms is included as standard along with your rent in a single monthly bill. Furthermore, many providers also offer conference or meeting room hire by the hour. Additionally a virtual office service is often available – with call answering and mail handling – if you simply require a City business address without the physical space. Finally, very flexible terms are available – often on a month to month basis – with rent calculated on a per-workstation basis. If you are looking to grow your business, this type of flexibility is a game-changer.
In order to support an ongoing surge in the provision of serviced office space, The City of London has seen a growth in the number and range of bars and restaurants. The City boasts great architecture, with buildings of historical significance, such as St Paul’s Cathedral, alongside a growing number of contemporary skyscrapers. The City’s skyline remains in perpetual evolution.
The Peal Networking Club meets monthly at the Tokenhouse in Moorgate, with no membership commitment. The Athena Network is a female networking group which meets twice a month for lunch at The Happenstance in Paternoster Square.
Certainly these days you’ll be spoilt for choice eating out in the City. Duck & Waffle is open 24/7 and can be found on the 40th floor of 110 Bishopsgate in London. Other options include St John Bread & Wine, Goodman, City Social, Humble Grape and the Michelin-starred seafood restaurant – Angler.
For more information, please see our location guide for office space in The City of London.
The City of London Serviced Office Rental Guide
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Serviced offices provide an all-inclusive fully furnished solution with telecoms, internet and power and business rates all included in the monthly rent. Office rental rates exclude VAT.
Compare serviced office rent in The City of London to rent other Central London locations.
Serviced Offices in Central London
For more general information about flexible office space, please see our Serviced Offices in London guide.
We also have location guides for serviced offices in other central London locations:
Available Serviced Offices in The City of London
Puddle Dock, The City of London, London EC4VServiced Office Meeting Rooms
Mermaid House is prominently located in London's Blackfriars with stunning views over the River Thames.from: £600 per person per month
St Mary Axe, The City of London, London EC3AServiced Office Meeting Rooms
For a location in the centre of the City of London, this Aldgate property deserves consideration.from: £600 per person per month
Liverpool Street, The City of London, London EC2MServiced Office
This stunning building is a bit of a fighter.from: £700 per person per month
Carter Lane, The City of London, London EC4VServiced Office
Located on the south side of Carter Lane, at its junction with Church Entry, the property has been extensively refurbished to provide design-led workspace in St.from: £599 per person per month
Gracechurch Street, The City of London, London EC3VServiced Office Meeting Rooms
Situated in the heart of London's insurance district, this Romanesque building comprises 26,000sqf of flexible workspace, extensively refurbished to stunning specification and specifically designed to promote collaboration, creativity and productivity.from: £700 per person per month
Queen Street, The City of London, London EC4RServiced Office Meeting Rooms
Situated in the heart of the City of London, Queen Street comprises two imposing 18th Century Grade ll listed buildings providing 6,410sqf of serviced office space and meeting rooms across 5 floors, adjoined by an impressive staircase.from: £450 per person per month
Whitefriars Street, The City of London, London EC4YServiced Office Meeting Rooms
Stunning boutique style serviced office conveniently located just off Fleet Street, offers a prime London address in the Law and Legal district.from: £480 per person per month
Houndsditch, The City of London, London E1Serviced Office
Set in a 5 storey building, this flexible workspace, complete with roof terrace, is based five minutes from Liverpool Street station, providing self-contiained floors, circa.from: £525 per person per month
Gresham Street, The City of London, London EC2VServiced Office
Also known as Guildhall House, due to it's proximity to the City's famous Guildhall, Gresham Street is situated in a prominent position in London's banking heartland.from: £800 per person per month
Ropemaker Street, The City of London, London EC2YServiced Office Coworking Office
Within a landmark City of London office block, you will find a flexible working centre designed to encourage collaborative work in a creative environment.from: £600 per person per month
Map of The City of London
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National Rail Stations
London Cannon Street
London Fenchurch Street
London Liverpool Street
Bike Docking Stations
Bank of England Museum, Bank