Got a new venture that you’re working on with a small team? Cut your start-up costs and collaborate better with each other as we guide you through the best coworking spaces in Auckland.
This trend is fast gaining its foothold in the Auckland market as many coworking spaces there now offer a neat, spacious, and productive workspace. In these, you get to talk about your ideas, plans, or design much more effectively.
For membership or monthly fee, you get all the perks of the office without needing to spend more on your business’s setup. This can help you with the usual initial outlay for a new business.
Anyway, here are the best coworking spaces in Auckland you will absolutely like — to relax, stay creative, and unwind in.
|Address||3 Glenside Crescent, Eden Terrace, Auckland 1010, New Zealand|
|Contact No.||021 506 590|
|Facilities||Kitchen, printing, bikes, showers, and more|
|Atmosphere||Neat, organised, and creative|
|Pricing||NZD 600 for 24/7 full-time resident/pax
NZD 40 Hot Desk day rate
* prices listed above are GST exclusive
Finding and settling in a new office is not as urgent as before because you now have the option to rent a beautiful and productive coworking space with Thinkspace.
Whether you are in freelance, engineering, or entrepreneurship, tech, or a combination of all these, this rented office has everything you need.
With standing desks and workstations, enjoy super-fast Internet speed as well get notified about guests that arrive. Call for a meeting with your team and mention your most important points with privacy.
And on top of that, you get tea and coffee makers so that your people are at the top of their game every time. Plus, unwind, rest, and recuperate on these soft and cosy couches amid uplifting plants while writing an email or surfing the web.
2) GRID/AKL (Lysaght Building)
|Address||101 Pakenham Street West, Wynyard Quarter, Auckland 1010, New Zealand|
|Contact No.||+64 21 195 2914|
|Facilities||100-person event space, technology and cafe|
|Atmosphere||Community-oriented, relaxed, and creative|
|Pricing||Please enquire on the website|
To bring people together — that’s the aim of Grid AKL coworking space. They currently have three branches located in Madden St., Mason Brothers, and this one, which is the starting hub in Lysaght Building.
The space is hip, bursting with complementing colours thanks to the wooden tables and vibrancy of the chairs, rug, kitchen items, and design. You have workstations you’ll never find boring to work in as well as meeting rooms to discuss your ideas and suggestions.
We chose this as one of the best coworking spaces in Auckland because it has everything in it — a great office environment, fast Internet, and a really cool event room that can hold up to a hundred people.
It is also home to the magnificent pou carving depicting the volcanic god Mataaoho who is believed to have shaped the land formation of Tamaki Makaurau or Auckland.
3) BizDojo (Takapuna)
|Address||Partners Life House 33/45 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand|
|Contact No.||0800 249 3656|
|Facilities||Social and quiet areas, showers, storage and lockers, printing|
|Atmosphere||Encourages an active lifestyle by swimming at the beach or running at a nearby park; social, friendly, and fun work environment|
|Pricing||NZD 149/month (will be lower for a longer commitment); prices may still vary upon contract signed.|
It’s the dream office you are going to have with BizDojo in Takapuna. It is wonderfully located between Takapuna beach and Hurstmere Green where you can go for a tan or swimming, or run or cycle first thing in the morning.
You get breathtaking views of the Rangitoto channel with your colleagues whilst having your meeting and a sip of a warming tea. And you’ll meet a lot of people from other SMEs who might refer a new client to your business.
For roughly NZD149 a month, depending on the package chosen, you can bring your team of photographers, writers, artists, and entrepreneurs and build a business model and website that will give you a headstart and eventually see some ROI.
Deciding to drive or commute? There is a car parking space outside and buses to get you to places or take you home conveniently.
It’s no wonder we picked this for the best coworking spaces in Auckland!
4) The Workshop Auckland
|Address||37D Crummer Road, Ponsonby, Auckland 1021, New Zealand|
|Contact No.||09 390 5555|
|Facilities||Meeting rooms, workstation, yoga|
|Atmosphere||Whimsical, balanced working environment, and connected with others|
NZD 275 – Inspired Hot Desk (2 days)
NZD 500 – Connected Hot Desk (5 days)
NZD 550 – Grounded Permanent Desk
* prices listed above are GST exclusive
If you are looking for an office that is well-balanced in productivity and fun along with free yoga and workshop passes, The Workshop Auckland might be for you.
Starting this business back in 2017, Kristen started from the bottom and up as she found her passion to help other entrepreneurs or people connect with each other in order to help their ventures succeed.
The office is designed for optimal workflow and artistic design, using eco-friendly materials as much as possible. It holds an emphasis for empowerment of women too, due to the founder.
By opting for their annual packages whether it’s inspired, connected or grounded hot desks, you get passes to their yoga classes for mindfulness and to be fit and healthy in the body.
Moreover, you get fibre Wi-fi, a mailing address, and printing services too.
|Address||Great North Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland|
|Contact No.||+64 (0)21 242 4772 | [email protected]|
|Facilities||Corporate, private, clean|
|Atmosphere||Permanent desks, chairs for the day, and meeting rooms|
|Pricing||(chair for the day 8-5PM)
$35.00 + GST PER DAY(full-time chair)
$625.00 + GST PER MONTH(meeting room no1)
HOURLY RATE: $40.00 + GST
HALF DAY(4h): $140.00 + GST
FULL DAY(9h): $300.00 + GST(meeting room no2)
HOURLY RATE: $30.00 + GST
HALF DAY(4h): $100.00 + GST
FULL DAY(9h): $210.00 + GST
CHAIRS™ offer a great place to get some work done and a great community of like-minded people. There are some different zones; 32 desks to get work done, private meeting rooms for private meetings, informal zones for informalities, a kitchen for heating up leftovers, and heaps of coffee.
CHAIRS™ have meeting rooms that are available for hire Monday to Friday 8AM-5PM.
6) Textile Lofts
|Address||Level 4, Textile Centre
1 Kenwyn Street
|Contact No.||[email protected]
(09) 218 4995
|Facilities||Unlimited max fiber internet
Printing, scanning and IT support
24/7 security & video surveillance
Meeting rooms with conferencing technology
Private phone booths
Bar with free beverages and snacks
Member perks & benefits
Artisan roasted coffee
Car parks available
Bike storage facilities
|Atmosphere||A space to grow, learn new skills, meet new people, start a company or embark on a new project.|
|Pricing||Membership fee from $600 to $800 a month at https://www.textilelofts.co.nz/membership|
Textile Lofts is a boutique private member’s workspace. This co-working space was founded to provide intellectual and social nourishment to their members.
Referencing the unique character of the Textile Centre, the space introduces a simple but bold palette of natural materials that encourages a confident and logical approach to co-working and modern business practice.
With the architectural expertise of Knight Associates, they have created a space that acts as a strong but understated backdrop for the systems of contemporary workplace culture – shared ideas, interdisciplinary collaboration, and measured work-life balance.
A place for both work and play, the Textile Lofts environment is a workspace that aspires to fuel creativity, productivity and success.
7) Te Haa o Manukau
|Address||2 Osterley Way, Manukau, Auckland 2104, New Zealand|
|Contact No.||[email protected]|
|Facilities||Coworking office space, events space, meeting rooms and studios, and a calendar of workshops, events and support programmes|
|Atmosphere||To prepare entrepreneurs and makers for the future of work, nurturing confidence in order to harness the opportunities and withstand the challenges of the 21st century|
|Pricing||Contact for details|
Te Haa o Manukau is an innovation hub that includes a coworking office space, events space, meeting rooms and studios, and a calendar of workshops, events and support programmes. It was established in 2018 to meet the needs of Manukau’s creators, innovators, entrepreneurs and small business owners.
The Southern Initiative (TSI) put a call out to local organisations to develop a project that enables Manukau to capitalize on the talent within its own community. Te Haa o Manukau was established as a partnership between TSI, Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development, Grid AKL and Panuku Development. Ngahere Communities was chosen as the operating partner to outwork the aspirations for this centre of innovation.
8) Dev Academy
|Address||Level 5, 12 Morgan Street, Newmarket, Auckland|
|Contact No.||[email protected]|
|Facilities||WiFi High-speed fibre internet, Hot drinks, fresh fruit, printing, Free yoga every Tuesday and Thursday 12-1PM|
|Atmosphere||Supportive tech, start-up, and social enterprise community|
|Pricing||$225 +GST per month (Hot desk)
$450 +GST per month (Permanent desk)
Dev Academy is a web development boot camp emphasising an industry-led holistic approach to learning. Their eclectic mix of students, exciting startups, freelancers, and entrepreneurs creates a healthy, vibrant, creative space to make real connections and get some serious work done.
Meet and hire junior developers in their coworking areas! Space users have hired several of their students as graduate and junior developers — there’s a pool of talent to choose from with a new cohort graduating every 15 weeks!
Dev Academy has branches in Auckland and Wellington. For more info about their locations, check here: https://devacademy.co.nz/contact/.
9) The Crate
|Address||28 Constellation Drive, Rosedale, Auckland 0632, New Zealand|
|Contact No.||+64 9 972 0626|
|Facilities||Private Offices, Rent by Desk, Events Space, Meeting Rooms and Carparks|
|Atmosphere||Professional, classic, or vibrant|
|Pricing||Contact for quotes|
The Crate provides a premium alternative to fixed-term leasing for your business, whether it’s for a whole team or just you. Get work done fast with their 1000 megabits download and 500 megabits upload internet fibre connection.
Lease the perfect size new commercial office space for your team right here in Rosedale, Albany with your very own concierge, business lounge, ample meeting rooms, office automation and, deluxe furniture and high-end security provided by The Crate. Their “Rent by Desk” model and customisable options means you only pay for what you need and you’re never stuck with a long lease term over your business when you just don’t need it.
Kick start the day with your personal coffee choice or have our barista’s take your order from one of their meeting spaces. Match your working style to one of their three workspaces, Professional Office, Classic Space or Vibrant Zone. With their customisable wall system they can also tailor by creating lockable, secure and private offices to fit just you or your team.
10) Colony – Space to Work
|Address||1790 Gt North Rd, Avondale, Auckland 1026|
|Contact No.||09 217 9264 | [email protected]|
|Facilities||Air-conditioned workspace, 24/7 access, Bike Storage, Zoom Rooms, Equipped Kitchen, Modern desks, High-speed Wi-fi, Dedicated Office, Great Coffee|
|Atmosphere||Easy to access space that offers a chill vibe for you to work around|
Colony is a place you’d want to stay in while doing tedious work– it has been described as sunny, modern, and comfortable. You get a decent amount of natural light without feeling the uncomfortable heat. The desks are wide and the seats are soft. You can never go wrong with using their facilities and services.
You certainly won’t be disappointed with their rates as well, as they offer affordable prices for high quality resources. Colony really lives up to its name, as it brings you closer to the people you’re with everyday. This establishment of good rapport, in turn, helps you grow as an artist, businessman, or simply as a person.
|Address||Level 2, 40 Taranaki St., Te Aro, Wellington 6011|
|Contact No.||[email protected] | https://www.credenza.nz/contact|
|Facilities||Printer, Shower, Reliable Internet, Good Coffee Brewer, Fridge|
|Atmosphere||A 24/7 co-working space that encourages people to work on their passion, while serving great amenities for when the time to relax is needed.|
Credenza is a co-working space for people who are looking for a place that has a facility and ambiance fit for working. This is a great way to meet other creatives and entrepreneurs, and a chance to learn a few new things from the people you’re seated with.
You may opt for a day-to-day rent with their hot desk, costing $30 a day, or a more permanent and comfortable stay, which starts at $400 per month. It doesn’t matter what you choose, because as long as you work with Credenza, your stay will surely be enjoyable and satisfying.
|Address||Level 26, PwC Tower, 188 Quay Street
Auckland 1010, New Zealand
|Contact No.||09 886 0572|
|Facilities||Workstation, boardrooms, meeting rooms, pantry, cafe and restaurant|
|Atmosphere||Fast-paced, productive, and business-oriented space|
|Pricing||From NZD 500/month – coworking space
NZD 169 – virtual offices
And last but not the least for the best coworking spaces in Auckland is Servcorp. This office is located in the PwC Tower right in the center of the city in view of the majestic Auckland harbour while being a walking distance away from the restaurants and luxury shops outside.
With multicultural people from different backgrounds and professions, you get to connect with people more, and get potential leads as well as new ideas to expand your business or venture.
But if you need more quiet and privacy, Servcorp also offers private offices so that nothing comes between you and your work. And for those staying long, you also have options for permanent offices.
Hot desk options are also available with Servcorp.
Anyway, that’s it for now for the best coworking spaces in Auckland. If you need an office space that’s both creative and enjoyable, give these shared space suggestions a ring.
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