As your business grows, there might be a need to move into a bigger office, or you may need a temporary space for your meetings. Sometimes you may have to expand your business for a particular season. In most of these cases, opting for a rental workspace would be ideal since you can choose something that fits your needs and is within your budget.
Renting a meeting venue or an office space may turn out to be a challenge as there thousands of options in London. To make the process easier, it is good to start by listing all your office space needs. For example Location, number of seats, cabin size, working hours, availability of catering etc. Once you are clear about your requirements, it is easier to find an office space within your budget.
Let us look at a few of the office spaces available in London.
- Canalot Studios
This office space in London is located at 222 Kensal Road. Over the past few years, it has gained popularity and has become a hub for many start-up companies.
It has a stylish finish, and its orientation brings in a lot of natural light. Canalot Studios is reachable by car, train or just by foot, as it is located in a well-connected part of the city. Paddington station is about a 20 minute walk from this office space. They also have a chic onsite café and bar that offers gluten-free treats, delicious salads, and excellent coffee.
- Cannon Wharf
Situated in the Pell Street at Surrey Quays, Cannon Wharf boasts of well-styled office and studio space. It is housed in a six-storied building, providing enough space for many companies. Carefully engineered heating, water control, and energy saving fixtures make it an eco-friendly venue and gives you an impressive business address. This site is well connected to the financial district and Greenland Dock. It is only 10 minutes away from the East London’s Shoreditch, known for its creative and tech startups.
Cannon Wharf features a staffed reception area to welcome guests and clients. The building is DDA compliant and provides cycle racks and shower facilities for those who prefer to commute by cycles.
- Barley Mow Centre
Barley Mow Centre offers excellent office spaces and meeting rooms in the west part of the city. It is located in the leafy Chiswick neighbourhood and is easily accessible from Central London and M4. Chiswick Park, Turnham Green and Gunnersbury are the nearest train stations.
It has exclusive lounges and working spaces making it easy for you to organize your office space in a way that works for you. The venue has meeting rooms that can fit 5-10 people at a time, perfect for small companies or to hold small meetings.
- East London Works
As the name says it, East London Works is located in East London on the Whitechapel Road. This venue offers office space, studio and retail space. World-famous Brick Lane is only a few minutes’ walk from East London Works. Whitechapel is the closest train station. It is quite close to the City of London, but away from the congestion zone, making it an ideal place for your business.
The venue offers affordable rental space in the vicinity and is home to many industries including fashion, finance and even a few not-for-profit organizations. The office space also provides cycle racks and showers to help cycling enthusiasts.
- Goswell Road
This venue was a former Art–Deco warehouse and has been recently refurbished into office spaces comprising of six large office and studios. As the name conveys, this office suite is located on the Goswell Road. Angel tube station is 300 meters away, providing excellent connectivity with the rest of the city. The Exterior of the building retains its old-world charm, while the interior has a modern feel. It is also close to many parks, and restaurants. Each office space can accommodate 2-15 people.
- Grand Union Studios
Last on our recommendation list is the Grand Union Studios located in Ladbroke Grove. This spectacular new building houses contemporary styled office spaces and studios. It has a beautiful terrace overlooking the capital and a delightful onsite café. The meeting rooms are fitted with the latest in communication. The building has won Gold WiredScore award in recognition of its reliable internet connectivity. Kensal Green, the nearest underground train station is a 3-minute ride away from the venue.
Whether you are an established small business or a new start-up, working in one of these locations will not only help you stay within the budget but also offer excellent networking opportunities to connect with other business and startups. All places allow a free tour to give you a better idea of their offer. Call and book a free visit to find the office space that works best for you.