When it comes to office space, our standards have been raised. Why settle for a boring box in a drab building when so many inspirational – and affordable – coworking spaces exist in every corner of the city. Many of the freelancers and startups we work with want a workspace that reflects their creativity and connects them with like-minded entrepreneurs, without breaking the bank. If this sounds like you, keep reading…
We’ve compiled a list of the coolest, most Instagrammable coworking spaces in London today, for your viewing pleasure.
And speaking of viewing, if you’d like to visit any of the properties on our list, we can arrange a visit for you any time. Just click on the image and it’ll take you through to a short contact form.
With additional campuses dotted across the globe, this flexible coworking space near Angel Station in Islington is an oasis for entrepreneurs in the tech sector. It’s not ‘just’ a coworking space: Rocketspace is a business accelerator, supporting members with mentoring, brand exposure and potential funding opportunities.
Occupiers can rub shoulders with some of the sectors top influencers, making it the perfect space in which to collaborate and grow.
2. TMRW Hub
This supercool coworking space in Croydon offers fixed and hotdesk memberships from just £99 – that includes everything from rent and amenities to access to a range of educational and social events.
Considered to be London’s fastest growing tech cluster, and with central London 20 minutes away on public transport, Croydon is an ideal location for innovative individuals on a budget and startups in any industry.
Sadiq Khan praises TMRW Hub, describing it as a “hub now for tech, and for culture” in the Croydon Citizen.
3. Canvas Coworking
Canvas in Brixton offers dedicated desks on a monthly basis, making it ideal for freelancers looking to be part of a creative community but who don’t want to be tied into a long-term contract. The space is roomy and relaxed with on-trend exposed original features.
Oh, and there’s a dedicated team on hand whose job it is to help companies grow and scale – perfect!
4. The Brew
Situated on Leonard Street in the creative core of Shoreditch, this beautiful coworking is space is described as “an ideal solution for individuals or small companies who want the flexibility of a short-term lease but the quality environment of a premium executive centre.”
Hurry though – there were only a few desks left last time we checked!
The workspace is a former warehouse split across two floors.
Join a community of potential clients and collaborators at Huckletree in Clerkenwell (and White City and Shoreditch, for that matter). The space is specifically designed for startups and freelancers and combines business support services with contemporary design elements.
We’ve witnessed a growth in the amount of serviced offices and coworking spaces opening in Clerkenwell of late – the fact that it’s on the doorstep of Tech City and is marginally less expensive makes it a popular spot for young businesses.
6. The Dock
Aptly named after its Docklands location and home to over 500 entrepreneurs, The Dock in Wapping offers flexible workspace within a gorgeous Grade I listed building, which also happens to be one of London’s top 10 event spaces. Stations within walking distance include Shadwell, Wapping and Tower Bridge.
*Special offer* Sign up for two months and get one month free on fixed desks!
Founded by Caterina Rizzi and Julien Smith, tech startup Breather provides distraction-free space on an ad hoc basis, making is a desirable solution for entrepreneurs seeking temporary workspace. 500 locations are in operation across 10 global cities (eight in London) and transparent pricing means you only pay for what you need, when you need it.
This creative coworking space with a difference offers occupiers an aesthetically stunning space in which to grow and prosper. They have locations in Borough and Highbury and Islington, both great areas for lunchtime and post-work culinary adventures.
Agreements are flexible enough to suit any business, including those looking to upgrade or downsize in the near future.
Seven – yes seven – floors of contemporary workspace fill Hogarth House in Holborn, central London. Each floor contains private offices, inspiring coworking lounges, state-of-the-art meeting rooms and a competitive technology package designed for growing businesses. Members are invited to regular events (see below), run by experts across a range of sectors.
Experiment and create across six locations in the City.
This was one of the most anticipated launches of last year, and a brand new one is opening this May in Shoreditch (watch this space). Mindspace are a global provider of beautiful and inspiring offices and workspaces for teams of all sizes. Again, all-inclusive flexible monthly membership fees mean you can enjoy this visually amazing space hassle-free.
We don’t want to give anything away, but go check out the reception when you visit!
Fallen in love yet? Call 0800 524 4315 to arrange a viewing, or visit our listings page for coworking spaces in other locations.