Co-working and flexible work space in Leicester

Here’s a list of some flexible low-commitment work spaces in Leicester which are startup-friendly.


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Current co-working and flexible workspaces in Leicester

DMU Innovation Centre, Co-working Cafe: Leicester’s first co-working space. Free to use 8:30am – 5pm on weekdays. Honesty café with hot drinks and snacks

LCB Depot: Free to work in Gray’s cafe during normal office hours. Great cafe and food in the middle of the cultural quarter. worth checking out their business lounge offering too.

Phoenix Square: Free to work in the cafe bar area. Also offers leases on proper offices. Watch a movie when you’ve finished work!

Space at The Shed: Daytime co-working at this music venue. Runs events for co-workers too. Small entry fee which gets you WIFI and coffee.

Leicester Coffee House: Intimate, beautiful, award winning coffee shop. Rooms above the coffee shop are available to hire or can be booked for flexible, daily desk space including free hot drinks. Open to hosting community events.

St Martin’s Coffee: A coffee house that acts like a co-working space. Great coffee and food. Busy.

200 Degrees Coffee: Another coffeehouse that’s good to work in. Quiet.

University of Leicester Library Cafe: Popular with university staff and students. Can be noisy.

Dispace at The Exchange: Flexible co-working offering at this popular bar in the cultural quarter. App provides access to co-working spaces in other cities.