Co-working is a style of work where employees share a working environment but work independently. Frequently used by freelancers, entrepreneurs and creatives, co-working spaces in Singapore double as social spaces because of all the benefits they offer.
Today, even small companies and startups prefer these open, communal spaces as it is said that this kind of social interaction and diversity can result in employees engaging in greater levels of critical thinking.
These cool co-working spaces in Singapore offer a creative place for you to work, meet clients and collaborate so it’s no surprise to learn that these spaces are becoming a big hit.
Below, we look at some of the best. Check them out!
The Working Capitol is a co-working space in Singapore, which offers a range of workspace solutions, community programmes, and professional and lifestyle events aimed at inspiring growth and well-being for networks.
Conceptually creative and elegant, the co-working space is located on the upper level of the building, and allows you to choose from furnished private offices, permanent desks with built-in lockable storage, and flexible seating options interspersed throughout.
Additionally to the office spaces, at The Working Capitol you can also enjoy events venues a beer garden, a cafe, and well-stocked pantry, showers, as well as professional services including accounting and legal support.
Address: 1 Keong Saik Road, 089109 Singapore; tel: 6323 5611
With a snazzy design, The Great Room boasts a flexible workspace in downtown Singapore, and was created by designers Matt Shang and Paul Semple of Hassell Studio. Promoting a conductive working space, The Great Room is really deemed as the perfect place for forward-thinking individuals.
Other than creative offices, The Great Room is also equipped with a kitchen, private telephone booths, lockers, shower facilities and a yoga studio.
There are also meeting rooms, presentation rooms and workshop areas, which stand out through their sleek interior design; simply think of spaces tastefully fitted with leather couches, plush velvet pillows, Okume timber desks and customised wall art – a place design lovers will fall for immediately.
Address: 1 George Street #10-01, Singapore 049145; tel: 6816 8000
Known to offer a premium co-working environment in Singapore’s CBD, Collective Works is a space which incorporates many of the latest trends in commercial office planning. With innovative design featuring facing “co-work stations”, Collective Works easily encourages members to collaborate while they work. Some other great features of the space here include multiple textures and premium finishes like solid oak surfaces, leather detailing and linen upholstery.
Collective Works also has the mission to empower small organisations by providing excellent facilities, great locations, competitive rates and on flexible terms.
Address: 100 Cecil Street, #10-01/02 The Globe 069532, Singapore; tel: 65 6225 0030; Capital Tower 168 Robinson Road #12-01, 068912 Singapore; tel: 6340 7200
Centrally located, Spacemob has design-first workspaces for teams under 20 under its wing and everything from super fast Wi-Fi to conference rooms, event spaces and printing facilities. It also comes equipped with an on-premise barista, who will ensure you get your daily boost of coffee and locally brewed beer too.
Moreover, a membership comes with free health insurance, and if you’re planning to travel, you can also get corporate rates for all preferred hotels as well.
Address: 8 Claymore Hill, #03-01 Singapore 229572; tel: 9858 2798
Housed in a beautiful shophouse in the bustling Hong Kong Street, just opposite Clarke Quay MRT, The Hive is a space designed to offer a comfortable and welcoming environment where businesses and individuals can thrive. Known to be a co-working community that spans three countries, The Hive offers access to a deep network of potential suppliers of goods or services, or even clients.
It boasts facilities such as private offices and meeting rooms as well as pantry areas on each level and a rooftop cafe. The Hive memberships are flexible, and there are also special rates for start-ups, writers, social enterprises and young entrepreneurs.
Address: 59 New Bridge Rd, 059405 Singapore; tel: 6532 2119
Located in the heart of Singapore’s museum, arts and design precinct, The Hub is an iconic co-working space which offers mentorship, incubation, workshops, events, networking and corporate innovation labs.
Known for its collaborative community of almost 500 entrepreneurs, creatives and techies, The Hub is a space where you’ll immediately feel at home.
The Hub includes meeting rooms, event spaces, and other facilities like a café, a pantry, a nap room and a shower area.
Address: 128 Prinsep Street, #01-01, 188655, Singapore
Centrally located, Trehaus is a hip co-working space which melds two spaces: The Workspace for the parents and the Kids Atelier for the children.
Offering everything from individual workstations to shared spaces to meeting rooms, Trehaus immediately proves that it is the ideal place for individuals, entrepreneurs, small business, businesses with flexible working hours and start-ups. Also important is the fact the facility is Wi-Fi-enabled with high-speed internet, a common printer and a pantry.
What’s exciting about Trehaus is the fact that is the only family-friendly co-working space in Singapore, allowing busy parents to benefit from child minding services and enrol their children in various programmes.
Address: Claymore Connect, 442 Orchard Road, #03-01, Singapore 238879; tel: 9843 8077
Collision 8 is a co-working space located in downtown Singapore offering workspace to a curated community of innovators from diverse backgrounds. With a gorgeous office space just minutes from Clarke Quay MRT, Collision 8 is a convenient place to work, attend high value events, cash in on the free open office hours across a variety of service offerings, gain access to mentors, and gather with other entrepreneurs, corporates, investors, and experts who are passionate about innovation.
Address: High Street Centre Road #08-08, 1 North Bridge Road, 179094, Singapore; tel: 6250 7888
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