Located in Southwark, Bermondsey is a busy area of South East London, south of the City centre. A vibrant area, Bermondsey attracts creative and commercial businesses to a wide range of office space. Once home to many factories and docks, Bermondsey houses a wide range of property, including modern developments, period buildings and converted warehouses, providing a mix of workspace for companies to choose from. Boasting lively street food markets, Bermondsey is lined with trendy cafés, eclectic bars, buzzing restaurants and a mix of shops. Bermondsey benefits from fast connections to the City and central London, nearby green spaces, riverside walks and impressive views of the City skyline, making it a highly sought-after business address.
Office Space to Rent in Bermondsey
Bermondsey’s riverside is lined with warehouses and wharves, many of which have been redeveloped into a mix of residential buildings and business space. The converted warehouses and industrial buildings have been turned into dedicated business centres offering light and spacious serviced offices and meeting rooms. There are also a variety of modern developments providing self-contained offices and coworking spaces.
Tenants renting office space in the area benefit from good transport links. Bermondsey is host to London’s first railway, the Spa Road railway station, part of the London bridge to Greenwich line. Bermondsey underground opened in 2000 on the Jubilee line giving access to Bond Street and Canary Wharf, just 10 minutes away. London Bridge and Tower Bridge are walking distance or short bus ride. The DLR from Shadwell to Bank takes 6 minutes and bus routes serve Bermondsey and South Bermondsey areas.
Bars, Shops and Eateries
Offices in the area are surrounded by a wide range of eateries and amenities. The Blue is the central market place for Bermondsey. Open daily, except for Sundays, the market is full of stall holders selling food and clothes. The famous weekly Bermondsey Square Antiques Market has antique dealers from all over London selling their wares, from high end antique furniture to bargain jewellery.
Bermondsey is the home of critically-acclaimed Spanish chef, José Pizarro, opening his first restaurant here, the José Tapas Bar on Bermondsey Street. Other restaurants include the Le Pont De La Tour, an elegant restaurant situated in a converted former tea warehouse by the river, and Michelin-starred Restaurant Story, led by renowned chef, Tom Sellers.