Office Space and Serviced Offices in Mayfair
Office Space in Mayfair
Mayfair is a highly prestigious area of London with extremely high quality office space to rent available within some grand and striking buildings. The area’s beautiful appearance is highly protected and erecting new buildings within Mayfair is heavily restricted. Many structures are also certified as Grade I/II/III and therefore their exteriors cannot be altered; this protected status of the region adds to the exclusivity of the area as office space here is in high demand. Interiors of these buildings have however been modernised and present some very sophisticated and highly professional serviced offices. Keeping in line with the inherent class of Mayfair, offices refrain from being overly contemporary in design and maintain much of the character with which the original buildings were built with. It is also common for a managed office in Mayfair to be neighboured by prestigious clubs.
This is Central London’s most sought after postcode, W1! A variety of prestigious businesses can be found here namely wealth based firms. Infamous hotels such as Claridges and The Ritz as well as Michelin star restaurants add to the desirability of offices in the area. Although Mayfair has plenty of transport links you may not want to use them as walking around here is so pleasing.
Local Insight & Information
Mayfair is an exclusive and prestigious location. There is nothing less than grade A serviced offices in Mayfair within the traditional period conversions which are becoming ever more precious as time goes on. With the class and status that Mayfair holds wishing to be protected, the region is restricted in the construction of new Mayfair office space developments; our office spaces such as that on Hill Street and Davies Street, for example, are Grade 1 listed buildings.
Key Transport Links
Transport to any office in Mayfair is very convenient and with so many elite businesses in the area, developments are constant; most recent being the work done to create a cross rail at Bond Street station. Plans aim to lash journey times to the West and East of London and will offer fantastic access to Heathrow airport in Less than 20 minutes, suitable for international clients, with one of the ticket offices being located on Hannover Square. Green Park, Piccadilly Circus, Oxford Circus, Bond Street and Marble Arch tube stations are all within a 5-10 minute walk from the Mayfair area which provides easy access to the Central, Bakerloo, Jubilee, Piccadilly and Victoria Lines. This hub of key transport options makes any office to rent in Mayfair convenient and accessible.
More on Location
The streets and squares surrounding all the Mayfair offices are where some of London’s most famous hotels and Michelin star restaurants can be found. Piccadilly is home to the world-renowned Ritz Hotel whilst just to the left of Grosvenor Square Gardens is the luscious Grosvenor House. Along the way down Berkeley Street sits Nobu Japanese restaurant famous due to its high celebrity following as well as Hakkasan off Burton Street, providing centuries-old Cantonese recipes and innovative cocktail creations. These outstanding amenities are very popular with foreign industry associates wanting to experience the heights of London whilst here on business.
Members clubs such as The Lansdowne, also add to the prestige synonymous with Mayfair. The club’s building itself is architecturally stunning, leaving no question as to its practice to passers-by, and being nearly 250 years old this significant club is rich in history and culture. In contrast to this version of Mayfair, Shepherds Market is a charming small square providing traditional and historical scenes of London and is home to a great variety of boutique shops, restaurants and Victorian style pubs around a succession of pleasant little alleyways. There isn’t an alcove which hasn’t been claimed by a sandwich shop or a barber, a newsagents or a luxury clothing store. The diverse amenities that can be found here make it able to offer something for all tastes as well as providing for those whose budgets won’t quite stretch to the most luxurious Mayfair eateries.
Mayfair’s parks and squares are all unique and important to Mayfair’s reputation; several being close to at least one of around 12 Embassies which can be found in the area. Grosvenor Square has had strong connections with America since the 1930s and hence in 1938 The American Embassy was established at 1 Grosvenor Square. 10 years later a memorial to President Roosevelt was erected in the centre of the gardens. Berkeley Square, whilst maintaining original and historical in landscape with some of the oldest plane trees in Mayfair planted by a resident in 1789, the grand and historical buildings are now entirely occupied by high-status offices, clubs and other amenities for the very wealthy.
Mayfair is also home to the ever changing faces of many art galleries which regularly host open-evenings and attract a diverse population to the area. From the small alley way galleries that exhibit art in Shepherds Bush all the way up to the extraordinary Sotheby’s located on New Bond Street. Beginning as auctioneers in 1744, today Sotheby’s offers its expert clients private sales galleries, worldwide selling exhibitions, art education and so much more.
Bond Street (New and Old) and the surrounding area is an impressive home to the best names in not only art but fashion and jewellery also. Developed in the mid-17th and 18th century as a fashionable residential district by a number of landlords, today’s Mayfair is one of the world’s most iconic fashion regions; home to internationally famous tailor Savile Row and names such as Dolce&Gabbana, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Cartier and Hermes to name a few, making lunch times as productive as the rest of the day.
Mayfair is so named after the annual 15 day ‘May Fair’ which took place from 1686 to 1764 on the site known currently as Shepherd Market. Many of the beautiful buildings which were origionally errected by very wealthy landlords are today being reverted back to residential with much more profit being available to landlords in the housing market rather than in office space. As these buildings were originally estates there are still currently many striking grounds and gardens surrounding the new offices.
Green Park, one of the eight Royal Parks in the capital, is a very popular spot with people who live and work in Mayfair. As one of the larger parks in the area it provides idyllic views from several of the surrounding office spaces. Ideal for sunbathing and picnics in the warm weather, Green Park is an aesthetic and healthy route to walk to work taken by many commuters.