Bristol is the 8th largest city in England and is the economic capital of the South West. Home to over 17,500 businesses, office space is increasingly in demand.
Bristol city has an estimated population of 433,100 and a surrounding Larger Urban Zone (LUZ) of 1,070,000. The popularity of this lively city goes a long way to explaining the high demand for its office space.
Bristol was the only UK city to be short-listed for the first ever ‘European Green Capital’ award, and was acknowledged as ‘UK’s Most Sustainable City’ in a separate assessment undertaken by Forum for the Future. It’s also been awarded ‘European City of the Year’ by the Academy of Urbanism, whose members include industry-leading architects, planners, engineers and designers.
The Need for Transportation when Renting Office Space in Bristol
Bristol is ideally located for fast motorway access to London, Birmingham and the rest of the UK. The major M4/M5 intersection is just 15 minutes away from the city centre, providing invaluable transportation links. These networks contribute significantly to the popularity of renting office space in Bristol.
Bristol’s international airport further cements the attractiveness of city as a prime business location.
The city is also easily accessible by train, and its Temple Meads railway station is the largest hub in the West of England.
Getting the Right Setting for your Bristol Office Space
Bristol boasts over 450 parks and green spaces, proportionately more than any other UK city. In 2006 Bristol was voted the happiest place to live in England by a government poll.
Office space in Bristol is a fusion of elegant Georgian and Victorian architecture, and its newer business parks offer accommodation within contemporary and modern settings.
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