A Coworking space in the heart of Edinburgh for budding entrepreneurs to grow, creatives to break boundaries, non-profits to engage and freelancers to express themselves. We invite you to join us and give your business the opportunity to thrive.
We at The Deskhop are here to make a difference. Opening a unique office space for a variety of users on a budget. In one of the world’s leading cities we are launching our first co-working space. We will allow you to get work done, be part of a community, develop partners, clients and friends alike.
Contracts are simple with terms ranging from 1 day to 6 months.
Explore our website, get in touch and join us at The Deskhop today!
WHY CHOOSE The DESKHOP?
We always want to talk to new businesses looking at co-working. Whether you are looking for advice, or looking to understand which co-working space is best suited to your business, we invite you to get in touch.
5 Brougham Street
0131 466 1512
WHAT IS A 'CO-WORKING SPACE'?
It simply means like-minded people sharing the same work space with an emphasis on creating a great community.
IS CO-WORKING RIGHT FOR ME?
If you're a freelancer, independent worker or startup and like doing your own thing, while also valuing the company and collaborative opportunities of being surrounded by friendly, talented and inspirational people, then you'll love it at The Deskhop.
DOES 'CO-WORKING' MEAN THAT I NEED TO WORK WITH OTHER FREELANCERS AT THE SPACE?
No, it means that you can work in the space while being surrounded by other coworkers working on their own projects. Joint projects often pop up naturally but it's not mandatory!
WHAT KIND OF PEOPLE DO YOU HAVE AT DESKHOP?
The people you meet at The Deskhop may change your life! We attract Front-end and backend web/software developers, graphic designers, branding experts, marketing experts, creative freelancers of all kinds, traders, publishers, property developers, web advertisers, consultants of all kinds, e-commerce developers, international trade agents, financial market developers, iPhone developers, Android developers, journalist of all kinds, personal and business coaches, actors agents, language translators, post production directors, architects, architectural modelling renderers, SEO and content experts, promotional gift producers, undergraduate and postgraduate students either studying or in their first startup (we're really close to Ed Uni, Ed Napier, Ed College of Art), people who have a normal 9-5 job working on their own projects in the evenings and weekends, and many more.
I'M NOT A BUSINESS, CAN I RENT A DESK TO USE FOR INDEPENDENT LEARNING?
Yes, you are very welcome at The Deskhop.
IS THE SPACE SUITABLE FOR CONTINUOUS OUTBOUND SALES CALLS?
The space is not suitable for anything that is likely to disturb the others in the community. However, you may pre book the meeting room and do this in private.
HOW MANY DESKS CAN I SUBSCRIBE TO?
We normally limit membership from one to three desks in the co-working areas, whereas we can help provide offices for companies which are sized approximately 3 to 7 people. We have reserved this space for businesses who have joined us and grown with our support.
DO YOU HAVE A MINIMUM SUBSCRIPTION PERIOD?
One full day. The Deskhop is designed to work around you however our focus is on collaboration and community building. The longer you stay the more likely you are to help us achieve this.
HOW MUCH NOTICE DO I
NEED TO PROVIDE WHEN
One full calendar month for co-working, aligning with your invoice date if on a contract longer than 1 month.
HOW QUICKLY CAN I MOVE IN?
If you are suitable for membership you can start immediately after viewing.
HOW FAST IS THE
200mbps multi user wireless connection.
DO I NEED TO SIGN A CONTRACT, AND FOR HOW LONG?
You need to accept the Deskhop Agreement and then you can be as flexible as you like straight away.
IS THERE A FACILITY TO UPSCALE/ DOWNSCALE/ PAUSE THE SUBSCRIPTION?
You can change your level of coworking subscription whenever you like. You can also pause if away for more than one month for a small fee.
DO I NEED INSURANCE?
Each individual is liable for their own property.
WHAT ARE THE OPENING HOURS?
We are currently open from 8am – 8pm however in the process of allowing 24/7 access for the night owls.
IS IT SUPPORT INCLUDED?
We provide you with an operational wireless internet connection and colour printer with full instructions on use, you do the rest.
WHAT KITCHEN FACILITIES ARE AVAILABLE?
Microwave, espresso machine, toaster, fridge, and we often have treats too.
HOW MUCH IS THE DEPOSIT?
No deposit for membership.
DO YOU HAVE ANY PICTURES?
Yes we do. Take a look at our picture gallery
IS IT FULLY FURNISHED?
Yes the space is fully furnished, you will have your own desk and chair and access to our meeting room. We are working on creating breakout spaces.
ARE THERE ANY BREAKOUT AREAS?
ARE THERE ANY FEES WHEN I WANT TO STOP MEMBERSHIP?
WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN YOUR VARIOUS COWORKING SPACES?
We like to challenge other spaces on value for money
I'M READY! WHERE DO I START?
After viewing the premises and completing a membership form and you'll be ready to use The Deskhop.