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Moorgate is located in Central London in the EC2 postal zone which is the heart of the Financial District or "Square Mile" of the City of London. This area was the last undeveloped part of London City, Moorgate being the fifteenth century entrance or "postern" to Moorfields.
Moorgate sits adjacent to Liverpool Street Station in the east and the Barbican to the west. Moorgate tube station is opposite Finsbury Circus and is a convergence of no less than four tube lines, Circle , Hammersmith , Metropolitan and Northern.
Moorgate is primarily a commercial area with very little in the way of residential property. As a prime business district, there are many restaurants and shops to cater for the city workers. Weekends in this area are quiet.
Hotels in Moorgate also cater for the business traveller and are consequently usually 4 or 5 star quality with prices to match. Because they are quiet at the weekends, hotel prices on Friday and Saturday nights can be very competitive. The Andaz Hotel can be found near to Moorgate, midway between the trendy districts of Shoreditch and Hoxton and the city financial district, this 21st century hotel captures modern living with old fashioned traditional service levels. Another hotel near to Moorgate is The Threadneedles, a modern boutique hotel houses in an original bankers hall.
There are also many short let apart-hotels and apartments near Moorgate including Club Quarters Gracechurch.
Whilst in this area of the City of London, check out the Bank of England Museum where you can follow the history of the british currency through the ages.
Restaurants near to Moorgate include the legendary Wagamama City Point on Ropemaker Street and Chez Gerard on Bishopsgate.
If you are staying around Moorgate and wish to travel around London then there are some fast travel times to attractions. Covent Garden takes 15 minutes, Heathrow Airport 50 minutes, City Airport 31 minutes, Tower of London 9 minutes and the London Eye (Waterloo) only 11 minutes.
|Moorgate Station||1||Metropolitan - Northern - Circle line - Hammersmith & City||0.06 miles|
|Liverpool Street Station||1||Metropolitan - Central - Circle line - Hammersmith & City||0.40 miles|
|Bank Station||1||Northern - Waterloo & City - Central - DLR (Bank branch)||0.56 miles|
|Barbican Station||1||Metropolitan - Circle line - Hammersmith & City||0.68 miles|
|St. Pauls Station||1||Central||0.75 miles|
|Moorgate Station||0.09 miles|
|London Liverpool Street Station||0.45 miles|
|Barbican Station||0.71 miles|
|London Cannon Street Station||0.83 miles|
|Old Street Station||0.87 miles|