Cycling to work using santander cycles
Cycling to work in London has never been so easy. The mayor of London has made cycling to work easier by expanding and updating cycling routes to make it safer and more accessible to commute around the capital.
One benefit is you don't have to own a bike to get to the office, you can simply hire one from Santander Cycles. There are currently 21 bike docking stations in Knightsbridge and Belgravia and approximately 700 in and around Central London
How it works
Santander Cycles is a public bike sharing scheme designed for short journeys in London.
- You can buy an annual membership if you are a regular user or pay a daily access fee.
- A 24-hour membership cost £2 for 24 hour access as long as your journey is less than 30 minutes. If it's longer than 30 minutes, you will pay £2 for every 30 minutes.
- Yearly membership is £90 which is equivalent to 25p per day.
- Bikes are available 24 hours a day from bike stations across the borough and most of central London.
- The scheme is simple: hire a bike, ride it where you like, then return it to any docking station. You can check where the nearest bike station to you is using the Santander Cycles website or app.
- For questions about the Santander cycle hire scheme, you can call there Contact Centre on 0343 222 6666.
Knightsbridge & Belgravia offices
If you are in need of a bike friendly office in Knightsbridge and Belgravia, we have three to choose from, 2 Eaton Gate, 45 Pont Street and 65 Sloane Street.
The nearest Santander Cycles bike stations to 2 Eaton Gate are:
Eaton Square (South) Belgravia - 31 bike spaces
Sedding Street, Sloane Square - 26 bike spaces
The nearest Santander Cycles bike station to 45 Pont Street & 65 Sloane Street is:
Pont Street, Knightsbridge - 23 bike spaces
2 Eaton Gate is located just off London’s exclusive Sloane Square. Inside you will be greeted by a sophisticated, premium workspace which spans over six floors. Overall it is an enviable location to host meetings, as it features grand victorian architecture. It is easily accessible by public transport, such as Sloane Square and Victoria stations, or via the easy to follow cycling routes.
Set your team up for success in our classically British, 45 Pont Street property. The building, which dates back to 1888, houses five floors of workspace and is designed to the finest quality. Inside you can work in an atmosphere of elegance and refinement, as the period features and Georgian windows have been preserved with the highest attention to detail.
Our 65 Sloane Street offices are set at an iconic Knightsbridge and Belgravia address, which can really impress your clients. Spanning over six floors, each of our private offices and meeting rooms are finished to a high standard. Members can also use the open, coworking space located at our 45 Pont Street address, which is just across the road.
Inclusive extras included in the locations are shower rooms, meeting rooms and a modern kitchen with complimentary tea and Nespresso coffee. In our 45 Pont Street and 65 Sloane Street offices, you will find the addition of a secure bike storage. It makes for the perfect addition for the cyclists amongst you to freshen up before starting your work day.
As well as cycling, the office’s are accessible via the Circle, District and Victoria London Underground lines. You are also close to Hyde Park Corner and Knightsbridge Underground Station which both run on the Piccadilly Line.
More about Knightsbridge & Belgravia
Knightsbridge and Belgravia is one of the most exclusive residential and retail areas in London, and with the help of Argyll offices, you can call this area home. Lunching like a local is easy with the abundance of food choices, from high-street favourites like Shake Shake, to a relaxing atmosphere in Serpentine Bar & Kitchen. Once business has closed for the day, give your imagination a workout at the V&A or Saatchi Gallery, then venture on a culinary experience at Dinner by Heston Blumenthal. Who said it had to be all work and no play? In this neighbourhood you can make the most of both!
Argyll offers the most exclusive office environments at the most prestigious addresses in London. Driven by a desire to provide businesses with a sophisticated place to work, meet and host events, we design every element of our beautiful properties to create a lasting impression – on our customers, and their guests.
Our unique combination of distinctive buildings, contemporary yet classic interiors, unrivalled attention-to-detail and consistently exceptional service, defines our signature Argyll experience. We pride ourselves on never imposing our brand on our customers. Instead, our unbranded spaces provide a stylish backdrop, while our empowered team delivers a personal service to support our customers’ success.