Hot spaces for hot desking
From the buzz, punks and canalside boozers of Camden to the chic leafy streets of Islington, North London is home to some of the most charming pockets of London. And while East London remains the spiritual homeland for the capital’s creative industries (and for ICON Printing), North London is home to its fair share of design agencies, creative businesses and startups, and we can’t say a bad word about it.
So if you’re looking for coworking spaces in North London, you’ll find plenty to choose from. picked out some of the stand out spots in the area. And for more spaces to work – check out our round up of the best coworking spaces in East London, West London, South London and Central London.
Best coworking spaces in North London
Offering its community investment opportunities, as well as a range of products and services to help your business grow, LABS is another great coworking space with a number of locations in Camden, Chalk Farm and central London. Coworking space starts at £199 per month and £500 pre month for a dedicated desk. labs.com
Launched in Kings Cross with a view to providing space for young and dynamic individuals to grow their businesses and ideas, Collective has since opened a second space in an abandoned warehouse the heart of Camden Town. Both have a buzzy work environment with meeting rooms, event space, kitchens and an outdoor space. Hotdesking is free – you just have to apply for a space. camdencollective.co.uk
A charity incubator and coworking space, Launch 22 aims to support entrepreneurs “from all walks of life” – with accessible pricing and a three month incubator program focused on helping those that face the most challenges to entrepreneurship. It has a hub in Kings Cross and has just opened a second space in Poplar. Desk space starts at £120 for five days a month and £300 for a fixed desk and both packages come with mentoring. launch22.co.uk
Located in a Victorian apartment building, Ark Coworking is a coworking space and social enterprise in Kings Cross with “community and collaboration at its core”. Prices start at £20 for pay-as-you-go hotdesking, while fixed desks are £300. arkcoworking.com
A boutique coworking space in leafy Stoke Newington, Beehive is located inside a renovated Victorian warehouse. We spoke to its founder recently, who shared his tips for our expert guide on how to start your own coworking space. But until then, we recommend checking it out – desk space starts at £20 a day with £230 a month for a fixed desk. beehivecoworking.com
A finely tuned coworking space, with ergonomic furnishing, air clearing plant life, roof terrace and even a focus on making the scent in the office pleasing to the nose, Uncommon has locations across London, but its the gorgeous Highbury and Islington space that makes this list. If you like plants, this is for you. Desks start at £20 a day and £350 per month for a dedicated desk. uncommon.co.uk
With its roots in San Francisco – the heart of tech innovation and start up culture – Rocket Space has its European tech campus in Islington and offers an incredible network of brands and businesses to connect with while you grow your own. Ten days hotdesking starts at £375 per month, while dedicated desks at £475 per month. rocketspace.com
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