Unusual Filming Locations in London

Any unusual filming session starts with an unusual filming location. From rugged terrain to rundown shacks, find your perfect location in London.

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The Long Room, fronting the Pavilion, is a world-famous sight at Lord’s – international cricket players pass through it on their way onto and off the field of play. A magnificent backdrop for unique filming.


A stunning space with some of the best views in the city, The Gherkin at Searcys combines an atmosphere of contemporary elegance, finished to the highest quality making it a seemless filming location.


Hoxton Arches is based in a lovingly converted railways arch, metres away from Hoxton Overground Station. The space provides a contemporary feel making it a great space for unusual filming location.

RSA House West End

RSA House is a renowned London filming venue and location, a striking Georgian Townhouse; both rich in history and contemporary in style. RSA House is one of the only locations in London with a door similar in date and style to the iconic 10 Downing Street door, making it a popular location for many political film sets. Featuring 11 unique and versatile spaces, the house provides distinctive rooms, ideal for both historical and modern filming sets. Event spaces within the house can be hired for London location filming, either exclusively or on a room by room basis.

Sizona Old Street

Perfect for product launches, business and corporate events. The space has various areas that can be utilised for drinks events, tech events and numerous other. Music promos also welcome. 2,000 sq feet spacious minimalist loft apartment in the heart of London EC1, located near Old Street, Angel and Clerkenwell. Together with the full opening patio doors leading to an outside green patio area this exciting location is suitable for all types of shoots and PR including: Stills Photography, TV, Commercials, Business Events, Music Promos, Product launches, Away Days, Filming, Dinner Events.

Factory 45 Borough

Factory 45 Creative HUb aim to build a community for young, creative and self-startter entrepreneurs. A place you join as an individual, "me", but where you also become a part of a greater " we". We are genuine to our brand, mission and values : promoting emerging talents and artists.

Anomalous Space Angel, Islington

Anomalous Space is the perfect filming and photography location, whether for stills, editorial, commercial, interviews or film screenings. Featuring a 1000sqft open plan environment with a studio, lounge, library, make-up booth and kitchenette areas, it offers various backdrops which makes it ideal for live streams, and film or photo shoots. Colouramas, LED lights and projection also available. Located within a charming Georgian townhouse in Islington London, our unique homely space has step-free access, off-street loading and superfast broadband to ease your experience at Anomalous Space.


The private dining rooms situated on level 38 of the iconic Gherkin building offer unforgettable views of the London skyline. Designed with flexibility in mind, whole floor bookings allow for large gatherings of up to 130 guests. Events at The Gherkin are lavishly catered for with bespoke breakfast, lunch and dinner menus that bring to life Searcys' passion for British produce and seasonality. Here, private dining is both refined and secluded, offering a privileged perspective to impress your guests.


The Zetter Townhouse is available to hire exclusively. For a filming or photo shoot, you can have the run of the place, your own staff and the keys to the front door! The Townhouse, located on the picturesque St John’s Square, is a unique property in the heart of London, equally well positioned for the City and the West End and just 5 minutes by car from St Pancras. With sumptuous interiors by Russell Sage, award-winning food by Bruno Loubet and cocktails by Tony Conigliaro, The Zetter Townhouse offers an exclusive opportunity to privately hire one of the most exclusive venues in London.


A treasure trove of original features, interesting architecture and secret rail tunnels. Exposed brick work and vaulted ceilings provide perfect backdrops for filming and photoshoots.

Museum of London City of London

If you need a modern, well-equipped theatre space for a business conference, meeting, presentation or product promotion event, contact Hire Space to book the Weston Theatre today. If a breakout, exhibition or refreshment area is required, the theatre can be hired alongside The Clore Learning Centre.


Ideal for sporting events, outdoor parties and corporate events, the Artillery Garden is the largest garden in the City of London. Honing just over five acres of garden space, the Artillery Garden is set within the exclusive grounds of the HAC Estate.

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With historic architecture and an easy atmospheric aura, London is like one big film set. Springing up all over London are filming locations, which offer unique and unusual backdrops to suit all purposes.

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