We have a range of commercial units to rent in Vauxhall, Waterloo, Brixton and neighbouring areas in Lambeth.

Our spaces are conveniently located near main transport links, with easy access to central London. They are great value and adaptable, and can be used flexibly for a variety of activities or needs. Many of our commercial units are either newly or recently refurbished, and are suitable for many different business types, including industrial businesses, bars, gyms, cafes, and offices. We also have storage units available. 

Things you need to know about renting a commercial property in Lambeth
  • Fantastic location
  • Great transport links
  • Wide range of commercial premise types available to rent
  • Diverse business community

Lambeth is a fantastic location offering easy access to central London. Our arches in the area make an ideal choice for those looking for an iconic postcode, with a good value price tag. 

With an eclectic mix of small businesses, there’s an array of commercial property available for rent in different sizes, locations, and specifications to suit a range of business types.

From commercial units to rent along Albert Embankment, to larger industrial units to rent in Waterloo and properties for multiple uses in Brixton, Lambeth’s diverse landscape caters to a myriad of business ventures from start ups to scale ups. 

Whether you need an industrial unit with easy access to the City of London, or are a burgeoning retail business looking for their first physical unit to trade from, we have a huge range of properties across Lambeth. Our local specialists know the Lambeth area like the back of their hand, and will work with you to find the most suitable property for your specific requirements and budgets.

Lambeth transport options

Covering a large footprint of the southeast of London, Lambeth is well connected by public transport options, wider rail network, and major roads.

From Waterloo station in the north of Lambeth, down to the outer reaches of Streatham, there are around a dozen tube stations, and a handful of overground stations in Lambeth, connecting the area to the rest of London and beyond. There are a multitude of Santander Cycle stands and a few Thames Clipper stations for easy access across the river.

Nearby London Underground stations (among others)
  • Waterloo
  • Southwark
  • Lambeth North
  • Vauxhall
  • Oval
  • Nine Elms
Drive times from Waterloo Station:
  • Central London: 8 mins
  • City of London: 17 mins
  • King’s Cross: 20 mins

Take a look at what we have available in Lambeth below, and enquire today if you think one of the spaces may be perfect for your business. 

Commercial units in Lambeth currently available to lease
How much does it cost to rent commercial property in Lambeth?

The price that you’ll pay for a rental property in Lambeth is highly dependent on the nature of the fitout, the intended usage of the premises, and most importantly, the location. As a guide price, expect to pay between £3,300 – £16,000 per month, or £40,000 – £190,000 per annum for an arch space in Lambeth. 

Our commercial property specialists are here to help you find the perfect property in Lambeth

Our team on the ground knows the Lambeth area inside and out, so if you’re unsure about what would work best for you, they’re on hand to help. With years of experience in matching businesses to their ideal properties in Vauxhall, Waterloo and Brixton, they’ll use their experience to unearth a hidden gem, or just get the best value property – whatever your budget.

Not sure about Lambeth?

Lambeth covers a large area of south London, stretching from Clapham Common in the west, to Camberwell in the east. If you’ve looked at some properties in Lambeth and decided for whatever reason that it isn’t the right area for you, browse the neighbouring areas of Camden, Southwark, or Tower Hamlets where we have several other properties for rent.

Lambeth: FAQs 
Which areas of Lambeth have the best options for commuting?

Lambeth covers a wide geographical footprint, so finding the best space might take multiple property viewings in several locations. The South Bank area to the north is home to Waterloo station making local and national transport links straightforward, and the areas around Vauxhall and Brixton have several underground stations servicing the Victoria Line, Northern Line, and Overground services on train and bus.

Is Lambeth a good place to start a business?

The Lambeth area is a diverse and bustling part of South London which is increasingly popular with small business owners and industrial businesses owners looking for easy access to central London, while achieving more affordable rental prices. An arch in Lambeth is a good choice for multiple types of SME, fitting in well with the community aspect present in the borough, as well as strong amenities ranging from nightlife, to childcare, schooling, and retail, as well as a whole host of leisure and entertainment.

As an up-and-coming part of London, there is a strong sense of business community, so it shouldn’t be hard to find business support from owners and similar-minded people in your industry or niche.

What are the most common commercial property types available in Lambeth?

Covering an area of more than 10 square miles, Lambeth is one of the largest Inner London boroughs. This means that several property types are available, from smaller size units suitable for sole-traders looking for a flexible unit, to larger industrial units suitable for heavy machinery, or larger commercial uses. View all of our property listings above, or contact us if you don’t find what you’re looking for.
Be aware that Lambeth Council does place restrictions on some property use.

Is Lambeth a good place to work and what are the amenities like?

There’s plenty to see and do in Lambeth, and for a business owner looking for a commercial property, there’s everything you could need.

Lambeth is well-connected with plenty of tube, train, and bus links to the rest of London, and commuting to, and working in Lambeth shouldn’t be a problem. Those who choose to rent a commercial property in Vauxhall or Waterloo have the added benefit of working by the river, and directly on main road links between South London and Central London. 

For after-work, dine at Anchor & Hope for refined British food, or try Evernight for something a little more adventurous. For those looking for live music or late nights, Brixton Academy is a famous venue, or there’s a good selection of cocktail bars by Waterloo – from Tonight Josephine to Jim & Tonic.

Wherever you decide to lease a property in Lambeth, you’ll have access to everything you need on your doorstep.

Why Choose The Arch Company?

We’re the UK’s largest small business landlord, facilitating the day-to-day operations of thousands of businesses across the UK. Our 5000+ railway arches are home to a diverse and passionate mix of business owners ranging from hairdressers to large scale industrial units, microbreweries, and so much more.

Basing your business in an archway is the perfect choice for many SMEs. Project 1000 is our plan to invest £200 million to bring one thousand empty or derelict spaces into use by 2030, creating communities of businesses and making the most of spaces which are otherwise unused. Choosing a railway arch in Lambeth for your business offers flexibility, prime locations, a close network of similar-minded business owners, and a unique space to launch or grow your business. Find out more about The Arch Company here.