Why Rent a Serviced Office in Waterloo?
If you’re looking to rent serviced offices in Waterloo and Southwark, you’ll find the twin benefits of an excellent location and reduced costs. The area encompasses the South Bank of the Thames, directly opposite Holborn and The City of London. It stretches from Westminster Bridge, past Southwark to London Bridge. Critically, Waterloo offices are within walking distance of The City and Holborn but with significantly lower costs. Serviced office rents in Waterloo are at the lower end compared to the London office market as a whole.
Dramatic changes on the South Bank create new workspace options
Historically Waterloo was a rather dull area. Commuters would pass through on their way from the railway station to the West End or The City. Renting office space in Waterloo would certainly not have been many companies’ first choice. However in recent years, massive regeneration has transformed the area with commercial property now dominating the landscape. London Bridge Station has been completely rebuilt alongside the Shard – now the tallest building in London. The Shard is a high profile, mixed use development, including the Shangri-La Hotel, retail space, residential and office space to rent. And development of the Waterloo and Southwark is ongoing, with seemingly a new office building under construction every time you walk past!
Many more businesses now begin and end their office search in Waterloo, such is its newfound desirability. Certainly, if you are considering serviced offices, Waterloo has much to offer. In particular, the Tate Modern, the National Theatre and the Royal Festival Hall burnish the area’s reputation for the arts. Additionally, street theatre, busking and attractions such Borough Market create a buzzy atmosphere day and night. Alongside the many new office buildings, restaurants and street food outlets pepper the South Bank.
As a consequence many media, entertainment and tech companies now rent office space here. Waterloo is now also an ideal location for the insurance and financial sectors. Lower costs and a contemporary atmosphere make it preferable for many to renting serviced office space in The City.
What does a Waterloo business centre offer?
Waterloo business centres collectively offer a full range of serviced office space solutions. Freelancers, entrepreneurs or start ups looking for hot desking workstations or coworking spaces (in shared office space) won’t be disappointed. Similarly, more established businesses searching for a self-contained executive office suite are also catered for. Most Waterloo providers also offer meeting room hire by the hour as well as virtual office services, if you’re only after a South Bank business address.
Above all, the terms for serviced office solutions are extremely flexible. Simply rent a single workstation in an open plan office on a month to month basis, scaling up as you expand your desk space at your own pace. Perfect, flexible workspace for both a start up and growing business! Serviced or managed office space typically comes fully furnished and include both high speed broadband internet and telecoms as standard in a single monthly bill – along with your rent.
In addition to Waterloo and London Bridge mainline terminus stations, the London Underground provides swift transport links to and from the West End and The City
Team London Bridge acts as a central hub for local business, organising networking events and providing local commercial data. The Southwark Chamber of Commerce also runs regular meetings for its members.
There are a host of restaurants along the South Bank – notably the Baltic Restaurant, The Laughing Gravy and The Oxo Tower. At London Bridge, Wright Brothers in Borough Market is a highly respected seafood restaurant.
For more information, please see our location guide for office space in Waterloo.
Waterloo 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.
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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 Waterloo
Southbank Place, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced 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
Waterloo Road, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office
Capital Tower offers you premium office space directly opposite Waterloo Station.from: £350 per person per month
Westminster Bridge Road, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office Meeting Rooms
Set within the walls of it own secure courtyard and still retaining many stunning original features including Dutch style gables, large timber frame windows and high ceilings, this business centre sits on the historic site of Melina Place, just a 5 minute walk from Waterloo Station.from: £400 per person per month
More London Riverside, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office Meeting Rooms
This London property is next door to the mayor's office at City Hall, and has great views across the Thames to the Tower of London.from: £450 per person per month
Southwark Bridge Road, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office Coworking Office
This location benefits from an unbeatable Zone 1 location, only 3 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Station.from: £700 per person per month
Blackfriars Road, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office Meeting Rooms
Dating back to 1819, the Foundry was formerly the premises of the Blackfriars Type Foundry and, up until 1954, Wicks Rotary Type Casting Co.from: £400 per person per month
Waterloo Road, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office Meeting Rooms
Situated opposite the famous Old Vic theatre and a stone's throw from Waterloo station, this business centre has undergone an extensive refurbishment to provide high quality serviced office space that boasts an industrial chic interior design and exceptional views across London.from: £350 per person per month
Albert Embankment, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office Meeting Rooms
Vintage House is a unique building that provides 13,000 sqft of fully furnished office space spread over 4 floors.from: £450 per person per month
Great Suffolk Street, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office
This fantastic centre is in a fantastic area of London, based in a former warehouse building.from: £Quote per person per month
Glasshill Street, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office
This flexible office accommodation in London's SE1 postal district presents cost-effective offices to let.from: £300 per person per month
Paris Garden, Waterloo & London Bridge, London SE1Serviced Office Meeting Rooms
Brand new to market, this stunning business centre, in the heart of Southwark, is due to open its doors in December 2016 and comprises approx.from: £600 per person per month
Map of Waterloo
- Waterloo and City
National Rail Stations
London Waterloo East
Bike Docking Stations
Lower Marsh, Waterloo
Waterloo Station 3, Waterloo
Waterloo Station 2, Waterloo
Waterloo Station 1, Waterloo
Baylis Road, Waterloo
Lambeth Palace Road, Waterloo