Top 6 coworking spaces in Leeds

Posted on: 27th April 2023

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Leeds has become a go-to city for flexible working with a reputation for hosting start-ups and entrepreneurial ventures. Thanks to this, there’s been an increase in the need for coworking spaces in Leeds.

Leeds is home to renowned businesses including Asda, Tetley’s, and The Yorkshire Bank. It’s a city with a population of over 3 million and a workforce of 1.37 million, emerging as the fastest-growing city in the UK, and the economic forecast indicates a 21% growth over the next decade. The city's economy is primarily driven by financial and business services, which account for 38% of the output.

This robust economic growth has also translated into a wealth of shopping opportunities, with modern retailers housed in gorgeous Victorian structures. Moreover, if you're in search of verdant spaces, the stunning Yorkshire countryside is just a short bus or train ride away.

Here at Regus, we offer six coworking spaces in Leeds that can accommodate businesses, both large and small. We provide a high standard across all our locations, offering top-quality amenities on-site in locations to suit all types of business.

The Park Row workspace offers city views within a prime location. With a gym on-site, complete with showers, it's easier for employees to focus on exercise and their health while at work. Whether it's getting a workout in before or after work, or having a run during lunch, workers can achieve a better work-life balance thanks to these facilities.

Impress potential clients with riverside views at our Wellington Place coworking office makes a fantastic option. It’s a thriving development with an abundance of amenities available on-site, including a gym and free bike hire.

Read on to explore coworking in Leeds, whether it's in the city centre or at one of the many growing business parks.

1. Park Row - Best space for hot desking in Leeds

The fantastic workspace at Park Row is in the centre of Leeds and boasts plenty of hot desking options. A highly sought-after location, Park Row is located in the heart of the central business district, close to bars, restaurants, and shops.

Individuals needing a breath of fresh air can enjoy the nearby park, Park Square. Plus, there’s a gym on-site for a quick workout during the day.

Hot desking in Leeds has never been easier at Park Row, with a coffee shop on-site and friendly support staff. Take advantage of comfortable break-out pods and communal spaces for networking with other like-minded professionals.

The Park Row building has a modern reception with high ceilings and offers excellent city views. It provides a stylish working environment with a neutral colour scheme and plenty of natural light. Businesses looking for team-building activities can enjoy an evening of cultural entertainment at the nearby Leeds Grand Theatre or dine out at one of the many restaurants close by.

Thanks to Park Row’s central location, public transport is convenient and easy to access with excellent connections by rail and road. Leeds Train Station is only four-minutes walk away and the Leeds Dyer Street Coach Station is only 11 minutes on foot.

Coworking starts from £269 per person per month. The highlights of this working space include:

  • 23 coworking desks
  • 74 private offices
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Prime city centre location
  • Great transport links
  • On-site coffee and sandwich bar
  • Gym and shower facilities
  • Limited parking available
  • On-site management
  • CCTV security


Information about Park Row

  • Location: 7 Park Row, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 5HD
  • Opening hours: 24-hour access
  • Closest station: Leeds Train Station (four-minute walk)


2. The Pinnacle - Best coworking space with parking

The Pinnacle combines a dynamic location with the added convenience of parking. This landmark building is located in the heart of Leeds between the city’s retail and financial districts at 16 Albion Street. The Pinnacle also has an advantage over other central-location offices, featuring on-site parking with 400 spaces.

The Pinnacle presents coworking space on the 17th and 18th floors, complete with expansive windows that let in plenty of natural light. It’s a modern workspace that offers break-out areas and dedicated desks overlooking the city.

For businesses looking for shared office space in Leeds, The Pinnacle is a great choice. This is because it’s only a four-minute walk from Leeds Train Station for great access by rail and offers bike storage for cyclists.

Thanks to the great selection of nearby bars and restaurants, this centre is also great for going out for team building and networking alike.

Coworking starts from £209 per person per month. Highlights of this space include:

  • 8 coworking desks
  • 85 private offices
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • City centre location
  • On-site parking
  • Great transport links
  • Bike storage
  • Showers

Information about The Pinnacle 15F 18F

  • Location: 67 Albion Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 5AA
  • Opening hours: 24-hour access
  • Closest station: Leeds Train Station (four-minute walk)


3. Princes Exchange - Most accessible coworking space

The commute to work is an essential factor when choosing a suitable coworking space. Princes Exchange is ideal for commuters, with its prime, city centre location and easily accessible transport links.

Located in Princes Square financial district, it’s less than a five-minute walk away from Leeds Train Station, which offers transport links to other major UK destinations. You can also reach the building from the A1, M1, and M62. For added convenience, secure underground parking is also provided for those driving in.

This coworking space occupies the first three floors of the Princes Exchange building. The Princes Exchange centre boasts stylish decor as well as a striking glass facade, serving as an entrance that will impress employees and clients alike. Individuals can enjoy views across the city and river while they work.

Freelancers and growing start-ups are sure to enjoy the abundance of amenities provided. There’s an on-site cafe and communal kitchen to catch up with colleagues or meet other professionals. The neighbourhood has several bars, restaurants, shops, and galleries for networking.

Coworking costs start from £189 per person per month. Highlights of the space include:

  • 14 coworking desks
  • 85 private offices
  • 6 meeting rooms
  • Great transport links
  • On-site parking
  • Cafe


Information about Princes Exchange

  • Location: Princes Square, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 4HY
  • Opening hours: 24-hour access
  • Closest station: Leeds Train Station (two-minute walk)

4. Wellington Place - Best coworking space with networking opportunities

Leeds city centre is home to a wealth of start-ups and growing businesses, which makes it a great place for networking. Wellington Place will make a great impression on potential clients with views of the River Aire and a bright glass-fronted reception area.

Wellington Place also offers its own professional community within the city, providing shops, cafes, bike hire, and a gym, all on-site.

The centre is in a fantastic location, especially for connecting with coworkers. You can easily entertain business clients with the number of bars and restaurants close by. Plus, the Victoria Quarter is only 20 minutes away on foot, offering plenty of different shopping options.

Coworkers can enjoy a dynamic working environment at Wellington Place with plenty of communal spaces to connect and collaborate. There are also kitchen areas on site with tea and coffee facilities.

Located just off the A58, Wellington Place is easily accessible by car. Commuting by train is also a viable option, with Leeds station only an 11-minute walk away.

Coworking spaces start from £149, with private offices priced from £179. Highlights of the space include:

  • 10 coworking desks
  • 53 private offices
  • 2 meeting rooms
  • On-site cafe and shops
  • Great transport links
  • Gym and bike hire


Information about Wellington Place

  • Location: 2 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 4AP
  • Opening hours: 24-hour access
  • Closest station: Leeds Train Station (11-minute walk)

5. City West - Best coworking space for variety of amenities

Coworking is all about convenience and flexibility, so amenities need to be close at hand. For anyone looking to work outside of the city centre, City West makes a fantastic choice. Connect with colleagues in the cafe, communal kitchen, or contemporary break-out areas. There’s also outside seating space for teams to enjoy al fresco lunch breaks.

City West is a modern workspace in an eye-catching glass building, complete with floor-to-ceiling windows and bright and elegant decor. For anyone looking to relocate their business, this makes a great choice with 69 private offices available. There’s also an on-site support team available for any assistance required for you or your team.

Located in a business park on Gelderd Road, take advantage of a coworking location that connects to the M62 and the M621 with ease. It’s not far from the city centre and Leeds Bradford Airport for clients visiting by air.

For anyone commuting by rail to City West, Leeds Train station is only a 10-minute drive away. City West is also close to the White Rose shopping centre and Leeds United FC. Leeds United FC’s stadium is also one of the largest conference and exhibition centres in the north of the UK. Showers are also available for anyone commuting by bike.

Coworking options start from £119 per person per month, and highlights of the space include:

  • 8 coworking desks
  • 69 private offices
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Great transport links
  • On-site parking
  • Cafe
  • Outside seating space
  • Showers
  • Disabled access


Information about City West

  • Location: Gelderd Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS12 6LN
  • Opening hours: 24-hour access
  • Closest station: Leeds Train Station (10-minute drive)

6. Thorpe Park - Best coworking space with private offices

For businesses looking to relocate but still want to enjoy their privacy, reserving private office space is an ideal option. The Thorpe Park coworking space is located outside the city of Leeds and provides 91 private offices. Thanks to this location, it also offers the opportunity for coworkers to avoid a lengthy commute into the city centre.

Choosing the Thorpe Park workspace grants coworkers the benefits of both a private office and networking opportunities with other businesses in one of the many communal spaces. There’s a shared kitchen with tea and coffee facilities and an on-site coffee bar and terrace area.

Off-site, there are shops, restaurants, and a gym, offering plenty of opportunities for team entertainment. Plus, there’s also a hotel and spa for any clients visiting for longer.

The Thorpe Park workspace can be found at 1200 Century Way, off Junction 46 of the M1 on the southeastern perimeter of Leeds. It’s part of a dynamic business campus, which is home to over 40 brands.

What makes this space ideal for start-ups and small businesses is its accessibility by all modes of transport. The Cross Gates train station is a five-minute drive away and Leeds Bradford International Airport is 32 minutes by car.

Commuting by bus is also easy, with plenty of bus routes to the park. Plus, there’s on-site parking for anyone travelling by car.

Coworking options start from £169 per person per month. Highlights of the space include:

  • 14 coworking desks
  • 91 private offices
  • 4 meeting rooms
  • Great transport links
  • On-site parking
  • On-site cafe
  • Outdoor seating areas


Information about Thorpe Park

  • Location: 1200 Century Way, Colton, Leeds LS15 8ZA
  • Opening hours: 24-hour access
  • Closest station: Leeds Train Station (23-minute drive)


Find your perfect coworking space in Leeds with Regus

Finding a flexible workspace in Leeds has never been easier with Regus. If you're looking for on-demand access to all of our locations, the Regus app offers access to a vast network of exciting coworking spaces.

You’ll discover plenty of locations not only in Leeds but across the globe, wherever you travel. Speak to one of our experts today to find out more.

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