One of the last remaining tea warehouses on the Southbank of the Thames behind the Shakespeare Globe, and the first aparthotel in the UK to achieve Excellent BREEAM rating.

Location – Central London
Number of units – 75
Date Opening – Winter 2017
Planning Consent – C1 – Aparthotel
Owner – Create REIT

Empire Warehouse on Bear Gardens sees the transformation of this dilapidated beautiful brick 18th Century tea warehouse, into a spectacular aparthotel offering 75 studio, one and two bedroom apartments. Minutes from the Shakespeare Globe, Borough Market and St Paul’s Cathedral, this is our flagship London aparthotel. The building is the first ever BREEAM excellent rated aparthotel in the UK offering a substantially reduced emission allocation to the increasing number of our corporate clients tracking their carbon emissions through the Carbon Disclosure Project.

image of a bear gardens building with a fasade made of bricks, steel and glass
bedroom with double bed