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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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.

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.


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.


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.

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.


IMMERSIVE LDN is housed inside an old military building. One of the unique spaces we have inherited is a shooting range, which provides an incredible backdrop for filming & photography.

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.

h Club London Covent Garden

Our TV Studio is the perfect location for chat shows, showcases, promos, interviews, music programmes, corporate communications, live performances, live or pre-recorded programming for an international audience and webcasts. Measuring 2700 sq ft/250 sq m. Situated on two floors below street level for ultimate privacy, The Studio has a floating floor, a full lighting rig and if you plan to pre-record or broadcast live we can deliver in your preferred format; HD,SD,PAL and / or NTSC. The TV Studio can hold a capacity of 200 people standing or seated.


Wooden floors, red steel pillars, exposed brickwork and tonnes of natural light provide an industrial aesthetic that is sought after for any commercial or corporate shoot.


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.

Anomalous Space Angel, Islington

Anomalous Space (A_SPACE) boasts a medium sized photo, film & TV studio with a 5m cove, 9m high ceilings, make-up booth, kitchenette and changing facilities. Fit for stills photography, editorial or commercial shoots, interviews or film screenings. Range of additional equipment including LED backwash lights that allow you to change the background colours. Connected to the studio area is a large client lounge which can be transformed into a secondary studio space. Features include off street loading & step free access. Minimum 3 hour booking policy.

The Old Queen's Head Angel, Islington

The Victorian Living Room is a lovely private room with full DJ set up and live PA available for exclusive hire from Monday to Thursday for parties of up to 150 people standing. It can also seat 60 people for dining and is flexible to accommodate away days and workshops, making it the perfect space both for personal and corporate events. Prices indicated are general guidelines for minimum spends - please ask us for a quote.

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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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