The Astor Room | Free Word

In a Nutshell

Our light and airy Astor room is the perfect space for small board meetings, training sessions, and can also function as a quiet co-working space.

The room boasts natural light and excellent facilities, including a computer, TV screen, whiteboard, and plenty of plug sockets for the use of multiple laptops. All equipment listed is available at no extra cost to hirers.

The Astor offers a spacious yet intimate environment. Writers often gather here for peaceful creative escapes and group discussions. Others have found it perfect for evening classes, team away days and presentations.

Up to 10 people.

Standard rate:
£40 p/h excluding VAT. Minimum hire of two hours.

Charity rate:
£24 p/h excluding VAT. Minimum hire of two hours.



The Astor is fully equipped with facilities including Wi-Fi, a computer, a top of the range TV screen, Skype, and a whiteboard, all available at no extra cost.

The Astor conference call unit comes with the free use of our conference call bridge, details of which can be sent out upon confirmation of your booking. Callers can dial in free for one-to-one calls. External calls outside of the conference bridge incur a small set fee.


For further information on our spaces, please consult our hire brochure here.

To make an enquiry about hiring space, please scroll down and fill out the form below.


If you have any questions before filling in the form, please email or call 020 7324 2570.


The Astor was named by The Guardian, in honour of David Astor, editor of The Observer (1948 – 1975).


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