Charming working spots that will help keep your productivity levels high.
Explore our five favourite spots in St James’s to work remotely, for days when the home or office space isn’t doing it for you.
Ole & Steen
If settling down in a pleasant setting with a scrumptiously good pastry in hand is what you’re after, Ole & Steen in St James’s Market is just the place for you. With its bright lighting, ample plug sockets, and strong Wi-Fi connection, you’re in for a day of comforting cups of coffee, cinnamon rolls and ticking through your to do list.
The London Library
Grab a table at one of the many cosy spots in The London Library. Its “Reading Room” and “Writer’s Room” are great spots to set up camp for a day when you want to keep your head down. It’s retained Victorian interiors will set the perfect backdrop for you to write the next best-selling novel or simply tick off your to do list, all whilst paying homage to its great literary heritage.
A spot for every kind of drink, set within an Art Deco-inspired space with plenty of tables and chairs to choose from, Neon 194 is a freelancer haven. Settle in for a day's work, a meeting or a day of research and inspiration within its vibrant and open-plan interiors. Munch away on its deli-style sandwiches, pastries and sausage rolls and get ready to end your day with a pint in hand as the place turns into a bar and event-space in the evening. Its attentive service may as well make it your go-to work spot.
Tucked away on Jermyn Street, this delightful café has plenty of natural light and is open to remote workers all day long. At Redemption Roasters, you are promised great coffee, cake, and fast Wi-Fi, with the option to work in the back garden on those sunnier days or within its working sanctuary inside.
A bright, bustling spot, Rose Bakery sits on the top floor of Dover Street Market, offering the best in brew and bakery items. With enough seating for you to find a corner to claim for yourself, this one makes for a striking spot on the list if you’re yearning for some creative flow.
A charming and cheerful coffee spot, Gentlemen Baristas offers comfortable seating, exceptional speciality coffee and a great atmosphere on Piccadilly, a stone’s throw away from The Ritz. Its deli selections, fast internet and countless plug sockets should surely keep you locked in for a whole day of work.
Why not treat yourself at the end of a hard day’s work with a tasteful tipple from one of our many bars or grab a ground-breaking grub at one of our al-fresco spots in our neighbourhood as the weather gets warmer.