9 High End Co-Working Spaces in Hong Kong
With our world shifting towards a sharing economy—and with Hong Kong's rental prices becoming more astronomical every year—it's no wonder many of the city's entrepreneurs and companies choose to base their businesses from a co-working space.
With benefits ranging from networking events, happy hours, games and more, these are some of Hong Kong's best co-working spaces:
1/9 Metropolitan Workshop
This boutique co-working space features six different locations—with offices in Tin Hau, Central and Wan Chai to name a few—each with a different look and feel but all offering a creative and intimate setting.
The open floor-plan allows community building while maintaining a level of peace and quiet.
Perks: It’s open 24/7.
Various locations. Find out more metroworkshop.com.hk
This rustic-meets-modern co-working kitchen is perfect for those looking to start a business in F&B or those wanting to host a dinner or cooking class.
The commercial kitchen is fully-equipped and doubles as a neighbourhood cafe, giving chefs the opportunity to test their creations with customers in real-time.
Perks: The co-working kitchen has ongoing business support and software to help you manage orders.
BiteUnite, G/F, 15 Lung On St, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, +852 2366 3231; biteunite.com
3/9 The Work Project
Offering an innovative space focusing on design, The Work Project is made for those who work best in a minimalistic yet sophisticated environment.
The elegantly designed workspace features an open floor-plan which mixes wooden tones and lush greenery for an urban bare-bone touch.
Perks: The co-working space has members-only exclusive privileges covering everything from dining, hospitality, fitness, fashion and more.
The Work Project,15/F, Soundwill Plaza ll - Midtown, 1-29 Tang Lung Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, +852 3896 1000; theworkproject.com
4/9 The Hive
The Hive is consistent in offering a beautiful co-working space with a dynamic community throughout its offices across Hong Kong.
Depending on the location, members can benefit from a sunlit rooftop terrace, an in-house barista or a photography studio with equipment rentals available.
Perks: There are reduced rates for young entrepreneurs and early-stage companies.
Various locations. Find out more at thehive.com
The Kowloon-based co-working space stands out with its flexible and diverse workplace solutions, chic decor and sweeping harbour and city views.
Basked in light all day-long, it’s perfect for those who need natural light to produce their best work.
Perks: Their flexible solutions extend to the desk, which can be turned into a standing desk.
Atlaspace, Harbour City, 16/F, Sun Life Tower, The Gateway, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 3921 5555; atlaspace.com.hk
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Kafnu emphasises the importance of collaboration, creativity and mentorship by offering an organic work/play/learn lifestyle through endless games, conversation starters and happy hours.
Perks: The shared space is located within Kerry Hotel, which means full access to the the gym, jacuzzi and pool.
Kafnu, 2F, Kerry Hotel, 38 Hung Luen Rd, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong, +852 3974 5125; kafnu.com
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7/9 Mustard Seed
This co-working space has a special focus on the entertainment industry and is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs make the right connections and find the right platforms for their projects. It boasts a virtual reality studio and some of the best editing tools on the market.
Perks: Build relationships with a game of snooker or PS4.
Mustard Seed, 2/F, Emperor Group Centre, 288 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, +852 2376 3833; mustardseed.space
8/9 The Executive Centre
This premium co-working space feels like first class with its modern interiors and global networking opportunities with 25,000 other members around the world. The Business Concierge will help any business get up and running, with constant on-site assistance throughout.
Perks: Each location of The Executive Centre is located at a prestigious address, therefore boosting your company’s professional presence.
Various locations. Find out more at executivecentre.com.hk
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TheDesk prides itself on being different to other co-working spaces—no lush furniture nor fancy pantries, but a bright, contemporary and minimalist design workspace to allow you to concentrate on work, boosting your productivity. They also strive to create an inclusive community, and notably, work to connect their members to partners in the business network for closer business collaboration.
Perks: Advocating "co-work 2.0"—providing a unique contemporary and minimalist design workspace to increase your productivity and creating an ‘inclusive community’ by connecting their members and neighbouring businesses to get more business opportunities.
TheDesk, 5/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong; 2/F, Strand 50, 50 Bonham Strand, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
and locations in Causeway Bay, Hung Hom Bay, and Sai Wan, +852 3892 2320; thedesk.com.hk