Bristol is a major city in South West England, bordering Somerset and Gloucestershire. A vibrant city with great transport links and amenities, Bristol is a great business location for companies of all sizes. The city centre is a combination of old and new architecture with a plethora of impressive Grade I and II listed buildings, alongside contemporary developments, allowing companies to choose between office premises to rent, whether they are looking for modern premises or period properties.
Bristol’s economy is based around information technology, aerospace, defence and financial services, with a number of multi-national corporations based in the city. Bristol boasts a thriving arts scene, attracting companies from creative industries to serviced office space in the city, including production companies and media firms.
Office Buildings in Bristol
There are a wide variety of dedicated business centres in Bristol, offering flexible office spaces, meetings rooms and conference facilities. There is a mix of 20th century and 21st century modern premises and converted period and listed buildings, located in and around Bristol to suit all budgets. The old dock area, often called the Floating Harbour, has been redeveloped into a mix of housing and offices to rent.
The city provides convenient connections to London and the rest of the UK via the M4 and M5 motorways, Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway train stations, and Bristol Airport. There are regular bus routes that serve the city and neighbouring areas. Excellent transport links are one of many reasons why companies choose Bristol to rent office space.
Bars, Shops and Restaurants
In addition to a wide range of office premises, Bristol is home to a plethora of shops of all varieties. The Bristol Shopping Quarter has many high street names and department stores, whilst Clifton Village has more luxury fashion boutiques. Stokes Croft and Gloucester Road is the place to go for vintage and retro shops, and the markets of Old City and Old Market has plenty of independent traders.
There is a wide range of cafés, bars, pubs and restaurants in Bristol offering a variety of cuisines including Tare, BOX-E, the Pipal Tree Restaurant, The Crepe & Coffee Café and The Lion pub.