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
Leadenhall Street, The City of London, London EC3AServiced Office Meeting Rooms
Leadenhall Street is located in the heart of the insurance district, 150 metres from Lloyd's of London, also neighbouring Sir Richard Roger's 'Cheesegrater', and is 300 metres from the shops, restaurants and bars of Leadenhall market.from: £500 per person per month
Borough High Street, The City of London, London SE1Serviced Office Coworking Office Meeting Rooms
This beautifully refurbished building, located on Borough High Street, short walk from London Bridge offers a shared working environment on flexible terms.from: £550 per person per month
London Wall, The City of London, London EC2MServiced Office
Situated in the heart of the City, a short walk from both Moorgate and Liverpool Street, this flexible workspace is ideal for larger, growing teams looking for agile office space to rent in London.from: £Quote per person per month
Cornhill, The City of London, London EC3VServiced Office Meeting Rooms
Situated in the heart of London's financial district and opposite the Bank of England, this elegant Grade II listed landmark building was built in 1903 and offers stunning Grade A office space of the highest specification.from: £1000 per person per month
Old Broad Street, The City of London, London EC2MServiced Office
High above the streets of the City of London, this property delivers serviced offices with a great view of the Square Mile.from: £650 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
Cheapside, The City of London, London EC2VServiced Office Meeting Rooms
This stunning business centre in the heart of Bank, EC2 providing a plethora of office space all with ample natural daylight throughout due to floor-to-ceiling windows and the full length central atrium.from: £630 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
Royal Exchange Avenue, The City of London, London EC3VServiced Office
Formerly a functioning bank, this business centre has been comprehensively refurbished to provide a range of flexible office space.from: £560 per person per month
Eastcheap, The City of London, London EC3MServiced Office Coworking Office Meeting Rooms
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
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