Office space and environment are key considerations for any small business, particularly in the tech world. This list aims to cover the major individual office space providers for London as a startup capital of the UK. (We will be expanding this list to other tech hubs in the UK, so feel free to comment office spaces UK wide.)
List of office spaces
Overview: Campus is located on Bonhill St., near Silicon Roundabout. It is well-known for its events space and working space. It’s a creative hub for tech companies around East London.
Useful: Google runs an education programme and 1-1 office hours for start-up advice.
Location: 5Bonhill St., Shoreditch, London EC2A 4BX
Price: Various initiatives such as Techhub within the campus, where you can rent space and find prices.
Overview: The Hoxton Mix Office Space is devoted to offering office spaces for the entrepreneurs dealing with different kinds of businesses. It intends to promote start-ups, to help them acquire a valuable space in the heart of Tech City.
Useful: The Hoxton Mix Office Space offers you with private business units and desks. The desks come with a storage cabinet and a phone service. Virtual business spaces are also available to establish your business in the heart of tech hub, without spending much money.
Location: The offices are situated in Bonhill, Paul Street and Old Street.
Price: You will be required to pay £275 monthly for a desk and only £12 monthly for virtual office space.
Contact: You can contact the team, to reserve your office in London Tech Hub, here.
Overview: The place is for organisations with up to 4 employees maximum and a mixture of new and already established organisation and freelancers. There is no restriction on the type of industry of the business.
Useful: Innovation at 90 Main Yard is home to like-minded innovators. They like to organise and create an opportunity for all to interact with one another including animation sessions, workshops and community events.
Location: Main Yard, Wallis Road, London Borough of Hackney, E9, UK
Price: £200 per month with a permanent membership and £100 per month with an Ad-hoc membership.
Contact: The contact details are provided on their website.
Overview: 639 is a visionary new space for business, employment and volunteering in the heart of Tottenham. The 639 building has been developed as a centre to help local people to get started on businesses and gain work skills.
Useful: Described as the most exciting place to be in North London, the building has some fantastic features for the local community to use. The 639 building has been developed as a centre to help local people get started in business and gain employment skills.
Location: 639 High Road, Tottenham, N178AA
Price: £1 an hour, £5 a day and £30 a month.
Contact: You can contact them at the following link.
Overview: Bar lab offers almost everything you need to start a business or run a project. Their coworking space is inspiring and friendly, bringing together a community of entrepreneurs, freelancers and professionals.
Useful: They offer free coworking desks and also have a place available for hiring a meeting, workshop, event, screening, exhibition or anything else.
Location: 4-5 queens parade Walm Lane London NW2 5HT
Price: Contact service provider.
Contact: Contact service provider at the address provided.
Overview: Primarily aimed at individuals and small start-ups. The environment happens to very relaxed but is the nonetheless productive. The open plan nature offers network and trade that is valuable for start-ups.
Useful: They provide internet wired and wireless services, light and heat, water charges, overnight on-site security and CCTV, reception and parcel signing and cleaning of common parts.
Location: 18 Ashwin Street London E8 3DL
Price: £290 per month excluding VAT.
Overview: Coworking space in the heart of an existing business estate in the south of London near the Oval Cricket Ground. It is made up of 11 old buildings converted to a high modern standard.
Useful: The place offers CCTV and locker facilities, high-speed broadband and there is also a gym located in the complex.
Location: 1-3 Brixton Road, London, Greater London SW9 6DE, UK
Price: There is a range of membership packages, £98 introductory promotion valid for a month, three days per week £200 and full access from £300 per month.
Contact: The contact details are provided on their website.
Overview: The third door is a combined work hub and nursery. Monthly packages include meeting room use ( up to 10 people), office use and printing.
Useful: For tech startups and small businesses looking for an office.
Location: 16 Point Pleasant Wandsworth, London, Greater London SW18 1GG UK
Price: They have a wide variety of prices, £5 per hour/£25 per day, pay as you go, and a £100 membership fee.
Overview: Part of Paddington stations itself and built in 1854 with an entrance from platform 1. It consists of a large lounge, working areas and quiet working area backed up with focus booths and seven further meeting rooms.
Useful: Drop in workplaces, lounges, meeting rooms, business address, mail handling and call handling.
Location: 19 Eastbourne Terrace, Hyde Park, City of Westminster, W2 UK
Costs: Homeroom – £250 per month for 1 club room location and every room £300 per month for access to all 4 clubrooms. Virtual £10 per month available at 13 locations.
Overview: Established in early 2014, the hatch is a working space that is dedicated to helping tech start-ups grown in a relaxed and creative environment.
Useful: It boasts excellent transport links to central London and is surrounded by an array of local amenities. The Hatch interior design has been handcrafted to create a modern, minimal and social environment.
Costs: Contact Service Providers.
Location: 37 Heneage Street London E1 5LJ
Overview: They offer business space to small companies and businesses. They are 2 minutes away to Manion House tube station, 5 minutes to tube station and private office.
Useful: Prices include desk, chair, a lockable storage unit in desk, coffee and tea, meeting rooms with video conferencing facilities and printing, copying and scanning.
Location: 2nd Floor, 33 Queen Street, City of London, EC4R, UK
Cost: £149 excluding VAT per desk per week.
Contact: You can contact them by going through the following link.
Overview: 1-6 speedy place aims to support needs of building entrepreneurs. Offering an affordable, quiet and well-located space where they can focus only on their work and meet other people like them.
Useful: The office includes Wifi, all bills, conference room and a small kitchenette with microwave.
Location: 1-6 speedy places, WCH1 8BU, London, UK
Cost: £160 + VAT with a 3-month contract and 1-month notice period.
Contact: You can contact them through the following link.
Overview: Innovation Warehouse is a Tech City coworking accelerator in Farringdon with a lively community, angel investment for high growth and high impact startups, mentoring and events.
Useful: Innovation Warehouse is proud to be known by the successful startups and variety of angel investors that are based in the space. Members are actively mentored and encouraged to innovate and grow. Innovation Warehouse is the perfect place to grow.
Location: 1 East Poultry Avenue, EC1A 9PT
Cost: Charges depend on membership option, please contact service provider.
Contact: You can contact them here.
Overview: TechHub is a unique environment where technology start-ups can launch them faster and efficiently.
Useful: They claim to provide a nurturing environment. Work alongside like-minded people who understand the problems you come up against and help you with immediate solutions.
Location: 207 old streets London EC1V9NR
Cost: £275+VAT for designated desk per month, £375 +VAT for use of drop in area per year and £7.50+ VAT per sq ft.
Contact: You can contact them on their website.
Overview: Tileyard Studios, situated in London Kings Cross Central, is gaining recognition as being the newest and most important creative hub in Europe. Tileyard is a permanent home to industries top names and is very much a place for creative businesses.
Useful: They provide separate parking spaces, super fast fibre optic broadband and is fully secured and 24 hours monitored through CCTV.
Location: Tileyard Road, Kings Cross, London N7 9AH
Costs: Contact Service Provider.
Contact: You can contact them through their website.
Digital Enterprise Greenwich
Overview: Digital Enterprise Greenwich provides office spaces to tech companies and different kind of businesses.
Useful: They provide fully serviced office space and for digital businesses across the top two floors of 13 storey building. The space is a mix of open plan hot desking and cellular offices.
Location: They are situated in London at Six Mitre Passage, Peninsula Square, London, SE 10 OER UK
Price: £450 per working station per month which includes Wi-Fi, refreshments, 2 hour meeting room time per week.
Contact: The contact details are provided on their website in the following link.
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