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
Aldgate, The City of London, London EC3NServiced Office Meeting Rooms
This recently refurbished Aldgate office space, located in a landmark building in the heart of the City of London, boasts two floors of high quality serviced office space, all benefitting from ample natural light.from: £500 per person per month
Aldersgate, The City of London, London EC1AServiced Office Meeting Rooms
Set within a major City of London office development, this property is on the edge of the Barbican estate, meaning the amenities of this major arts centre are just a stroll away.from: £850 per person per month
Whitechapel High Street, The City of London, London E1Serviced Office
This newly refurbished building offers beautiful fitted creative-style serviced office space that is designed by architects Morrow + Lorraine who have created an environment with a fresh & clean design and a Miami theme.from: £550 per person per month
Lombard Street, The City of London, London EC3VServiced Office
This stunning Georgian building offers fully furnished office space, finished to a high specification and fitted with the latest IT/Telephony to suit individual business needs.from: £600 per person per month
Minster Court, The City of London, London EC3RServiced Office Coworking Office
Bringing a unique and pioneering concept to the market, this London shared office space brings together a community filled with some of London's best and brightest innovators.from: £450 per person per month
Old Bailey, The City of London, London EC4MServiced Office
This classic refurbished Victorian building offers outstanding premium office space delivered to a Grade A specification and fitted with the latest IT/Telephony to suit business needs.from: £600 per person per month
Cheapside, The City of London, London EC2VServiced Office Meeting Rooms
Occupying a unique island site on the doorstep of iconic St Paul's cathedral, this Grade A St Paul's office space benefits from beautifully fitted office suites, overlooking St Paul's with panoramic views of the City of London.from: £900 per person per month
Harp Lane, The City of London, London EC3RServiced Office Coworking Office Meeting Rooms
Offering a mix of private office space, co-working space and self-contained floors, the City's newest business centre is also one of the most vibrant.from: £550 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
Lower Thames Street, The City of London, London EC3RServiced Office Meeting Rooms
These prominent Grade A serviced offices to rent in London Bridge, lie on the banks of the River Thames, just a short walk from London Bridge and the City of London.from: £650 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
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