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Area Overview

Covent Garden is an area that nestles between the West End, Soho, Holborn, and Trafalgar Square and is largely known for its retail, hospitality, and entertainment – especially ‘Theatreland’. Covent Garden is also home to a prominent office occupier community that attracts both global and domestic firms.

Popular districts include Seven Dials, Drury Lane, and Neal's yard, as well as the street performers that entertain passers-by around the district. As one of London's most popular retail districts and entertainment hubs, the area attracts millions of tourists and locals every year.

What to do and see

  • retail

    Covent Garden Market and Seven Dials retail district

  • museum.

    The National Gallery, London Transport Museum & London Film Museum are based in this area

  • theatre

    13+ theatres in Covent Garden including Theatre Royal, London’s oldest theatre site in continuous use alongside the Royal Opera House

  • parks

    Visit the world-famous Leicester Square and Trafalgar Square – sit and watch the world go by

The Workforce

The diverse range of businesses that constitute the Covent Garden area makes for an even diverse workforce. From office workers to actors, bankers to retail staff, young and old, the workforce is one of the most dynamic in central London.

The central location and ease of access to various modes of transport means that it is attractive to both visitors and workers alike.

Transport

  • transport-overground

    Bakerloo Line, Circle & District Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line

  • transport-underground

    Charing Cross

  • transport-crossrail

    1 new Crossrail station

  • river-stops

    2 river boat stops

Employment & Industries

transport-crossrail transport-crossrail

Growth Sectors (GVA) 2015-2019

  • economy-financial

    Financial & Insurance
    - up by 129%

  • economy-information

    Information & Communication
    - up by 39%

  • education

    Education
    - up by 13%

The Office Market

The Covent Garden office market attracts a wide range of businesses to its diverse office offerings. Due to the high value that buildings have in this location, the rental cost reflects this compared to those quoted in the neighbouring Midtown Core.

The regeneration of stock in areas such as Central St. Giles and Strand is expected to attract a new set of businesses.

Business Districts

  • Aldwych
  • Covent Garden
  • Central St Giles
  • Charing Cross
  • Embankment
  • Leicester Square
  • Strand
  • Trafalgar Square

Major Employers

  • google
  • red-bull
  • Coutts
  • national-gallery
  • opera-house

Largest deals in 2020-21

Company Sector Building Size (sq ft)
Hines Financial Grain House, Drury Lane 35,737
MSQ Partners Media MSQ Partners 20,315
Forrester Research Professional 61 Aldwych 17,675
Confidential Confidential 110 Long Acre 16,974
Autodesk Technology 6 Agar Street 12,826

Mid sized deals in 2020-21

Company Sector Building Size (sq ft)
Temporis Capital Financial 15-16 Buckingham Street 3,806
Alta Trading Corporate Corporate 3,785
River Partnership London Financial 15 Adam Street 3,772
Schlesinger Group Professional 7-9 Kingsway 3,763
St Lukes Hospice Charity 9 Kingsway 3,750

Prime Office rents

PRIME RENTS PSF GRADE A GRADE B
COVENT GARDEN | WC2 £78.50 £62.50

Flexible Office rents

FLEXIBLE OFFICE £ PDPM GRADE A
COVENT GARDEN | WC2 £450-£900

Covent Garden Office Space to Rent Offices

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Serviced Office

Long Acre, Covent Garden, London, WC2E

Price from £550 per workstation/month

In the heart of the ever desirable West End location of Covent Garden. The centre...
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Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E

Price from £749 per workstation/month

Henrietta Street provides just over 10,000sqft of office space across 2 interconnecting buildings. These Grade...
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