Office space for West London
West London has always been an excellent place to find accommodation, employment, and recreation. Heathrow Airport, one of the busiest airports in the world, the “Golden Mile,” and Sky’s innovative cluster environment are all major economic drivers for the area.
Hammersmith & Fulham
The London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham is a London borough in West London and which also forms part of Inner London. Nestled between Ealing, Kensington and Chelsea in West London, the borough of Hammersmith is largely known for being home to the Hammersmith Apollo, one of London’s best known events venues, as well as two major football clubs, Chelsea F.C and Fulham F.C.
Notting Hill is a vibrant, trendy area, with casual cafes lining bohemian Portobello Road, famed for its busy market selling antiques and vintage fashion. High-end restaurants and upscale boutiques cluster around Westbourne Grove, while the Electric Cinema welcomes filmgoers with posh armchairs. Huge crowds celebrate the annual Notting Hill Carnival, whose parades and calypso music reflect the area’s Caribbean roots.
Bordering vast Hyde Park, Knightsbridge is an upscale area with grand Victorian homes and leafy garden squares. Tourists and well-to-do international residents mingle in high-end restaurants and shops, including the iconic Harrods department store. The Victoria and Albert Museum showcases decorative arts and has blockbuster exhibitions, while the Italianate London Oratory church hosts organ recitals.
Chelsea is an affluent area known for the smart boutiques & high-end restaurants lining busy King’s Road. The National Army Museum traces British army history from the 1600s to the present, while the Saatchi Gallery displays contemporary art in the Duke of York’s headquarters. The red-coated retired soldiers known as the Chelsea Pensioners run guided tours of their residence, the Royal Hospital Chelsea.
A busy transport hub for national rail and coach services, Victoria is home to chain restaurants and mainstream stores in the Victoria Place and Cardinal Place shopping centres. The 1903 neo Byzantine-style Westminster Cathedral, built in striped red brick and pale stone, is the Roman Catholic mother church for England and Wales. The Apollo Victoria and Victoria Palace theatres put on musicals and drama.
Putney is an affluent area known as the starting point of the annual university Boat Race, when spectators pack its lively riverside pubs. Bars and casual spots for pizza and burgers cluster on and around the busy High Street, while chain fashion stores fill Putney Exchange mall. Putney Heath, a vast plateau of woodland and open glades criss-crossed with paths, is popular for picnics and has a cricket ground.