77 Stokes Croft
77StokesCroft is in the centre of Bristol's most creatively driven quarter, offering a range of fantastic, newly renovated funky spaces perfect for those wanting to knuckle down to work in a creative and inspiring yet supportive environment, nurturing start-ups and driving business forward. The building contains three distinctive floors, each with it's own special appeal.
The first floor is a happiness hub, HQ of the world-class Happy City initiative, which promotes a culture of wellbeing and supports social enterprises dedicated to more than profit. Terms are flexible with short-term leases from full time to hot desking for just a few days a week or a couple of days a month. You'll find phenomenal connections and an exceptional knowledge of the Bristol 'scene' here.
The second floor is a hothouse of businesses incubation and innovation. It's the perfect venue for settling amongst many other professionals in a wide range of industries with hotshot food industry brands such as Kabuto Noodles alongside small business investment team Heron Capital, freelance web designers, marketing, illustrators and card makers.
Finally our third floor contains the games hub where freelancers, academics and others create and study games, run game related events, game jams, and hacks, socials, training and networking. It's a thriving centre of excellence that attracts new business and job opportunities for Bristol's games development community.
The Coach House
2 Upper York Street
The Coach House is in a central Bristol location and has a range of office units to rent from 100 up to 500 square feet or individual desks within shared workspaces.There is an 'easy-in, easy-out' monthly agreement and the rents are very reasonable. BRAVE offers you a fax, photocopying, postal service and the ability of hiring meeting rooms that hold from 2 up to 40 people. All have wireless access and are available by the half-day or day. BRAVE also offer a range of business support services including business advice, training and consultancy services for small business owners to access.
- Office Space
- Meeting Room
- Business Advice
7 Nelson Street
Joanna van der Veen
0117 244 3585
Bridewell Space is a mixed-use facility, utilising 20,000sq ft of Bristol's former police HQ to provide cheap and quirky workspaces for small businesses and artists. We have open plan desk space with its own meeting room, open plan arts studios and private studios that are used both as offices and as arts space. Additionally, we have a band practice room and a gym for the exclusive use of personal trainers and their clients. All our spaces are rented out on a flexible, 30-day rolling basis and all our prices include business rates, bills and broadband.
Our business philosophy is to make use of disused and empty buildings whilst landlords seek more long-term solutions, allowing projects such as Bridewell Space to be financially feasible and sustainable, and to be based in such novel locations.
East Bristol Enterprise Ltd
Easton Business Centre
(+44) 0117 941 5800
Easton Business Centre is the largest of our four business centres in east/central Bristol. It is a purpose built modern facility providing up to 68 units – workshops and offices – ranging in size from 100 – 1200 sq ft. Prices start at just over £1 per sq ft and rents include heating/lighting, reception, call answering, parking and security. There are also well equipped meeting rooms available for up to 40 delegates at very competitive prices.
- Offices (100 – 1200 sq ft)
- Meeting rooms (small to conference size)
Bristol Spaceworks Ltd.
BS2 and BS5 areas
(+44) 0117 941 5800
Bristol Spaceworks has 3 satellite business centres connected to our “Hub” at Easton Business Centre. Each building has huge character, history and charm and provides great spaces for businesses looking for something a bit quirky. The Old Library on Trinity Road, BS2, houses the local branch library as well as stunning architecture and up to the minute workspaces. The Old Schoolhouse, BS5, now houses 24 artists studios, a church, a supplementary school and a range of small business units. The Old Co-op, BS5, has perfect spaces for community based businesses. Prices start at around .97p per sq ft.
- Artist studios
- Offices (150 – 1400 sq ft)
- Meeting rooms (Up to 20 delegates)
0117 925 0505
Create is a vibrant environment centre which hosts a range of events and exhibitions and also features a purpose-built Ecohome. It offers excellent conference facilities, meeting rooms and gallery space, which can be hired out at reasonable rates. Create is also home to several organisations working in the field of sustainable development, and the 4th floor is home to Lifeskills - learning for living. Visitors are welcome to visit the ground floor exhibition and gallery, and the Ecohome. Create's location next to the river and the floating harbour also make it a great starting point for various short walks.
- Great value conference facilities
- Permanent and semi permanent displays
- Create offers flexible office space for green and ethical organisations and businesses
0117 915 1271
Housed in Brunel’s original station at Bristol Temple Meads, dating back to 1841, Engine Shed nurtures a network of like-minded and focused innovators. The venue provides all the vital components for working, meeting, collaborating, networking, learning, growing a business, and having fun in a dynamic environment by bringing together the right people into one space. With an unrivalled digital infrastructure, meeting and seminar rooms for hire, and shared working spaces we are helping to make great things happen. Engine Shed is a node on the new Gigabit Bristol experimental network, offering ultrafast broadband and one of the South West’s most inspiring places to work, meet and collaborate.
The Ethical Property Company
The Unitarian Chapel
0117 9166 459
The Ethical Property Company supports innovative and progressive organisations working for social change by taking care of their property needs. We own and manage 4 centres in Bristol providing office & meeting space at fair, affordable rents, great locations and with the chance to work along side other groups committed to working for a better world.
Knowle West Media Centre
Knowle West Media Centre, based in in south Bristol, is a bright and beautiful state-of-the-art media centre, sustainably built and run, and dedicated to developing the creative, educational and social potential of the community.
We have managed, self-contained office space, individual desk space and meeting rooms to rent on flexible terms. All are available immediately. Facilities include high speed wireless internet connection, kitchen access, shower facilities and free on-site parking. All bills, rates and service charges, except telephone, are included.
If you are interested in joining the innovative, creative community at KWMC please call for more information or to arrange a free tour of our facilities
Office Unit 3.10 Paintworks
4.6 Paintworks Space
Office Unit 3.10 Paintworks
Ideal for short term rentals, special projects and meetings
Located on the River Road opposite Paintworks Event Space, this funky freestanding unit is perfect for short term rentals as a production office, show room or for meetings, workshops or presentations. It’s a very light contemporary office space with white walls and wooden flooring and has full blackout blinds, heating, a large screen, sink unit, fridge and WC as well as free wi-fi. Capacities: theatre style – 50, cabaret style – 40, boardroom – 25, standard desk set-up – 10.
4.6 Paintworks Space
Paintworks Event Space is an exciting venue for launch parties, exhibitions and corporate events. It's a large, versatile, blank-canvas space that offers a refreshing alternative to hotels and traditional conference venues, ideally situated near Temple Meads Station in Bristol. It's the perfect venue for Award Nights, Product Launches, Presentations, Conferences, Lectures, Meetings, Training Days and Workshops with capacity ranging from 40 - 450.
Pervasive Media Studio
1 Canons Rd
The Pervasive Media Studio brings together creative practice and technological innovation to produce the content, applications and experiences of the future. Built on the legacy of Mobile Bristol, the Studio is a collaboration by Watershed and HP Labs with support from the South West Regional Development Agency. What is pervasive media? How can we design immersive, creative, inclusive experiences for this new form? Bringing together practitioners, researchers and users from diverse backgrounds, the Pervasive Media Studio seeks to explore these questions, establishing a globally-recognised centre of excellence in the heart of Bristol, UK.
- Open Studio Friday
- Collaborative environment
- Contemporary studio
0117 903 1100
The award winning Bristol SETsquared Centre at Engine Shed provides start-ups and grow-on SMEs with the ideal location to develop and grow their businesses at the heart of the Temple Quarter Enterprise Zone. The centre offers coaching, mentoring, workshops, professional service firms and services, as well as access to SETsquared’s global network. Members benefit from regular networking events, business review panels, investor readiness training, investor showcase events, free meeting room hire and reception services, as well as office space, where required.
The Bristol Centre is located in the iconic Engine Shed Grade I listed station that Brunel built in 1841. SETsquared members are entitled to free Engine Shed Business Lounge access, as well as discounted rates at Brunel's prestigious boardroom suite.
SETsquared is government funded, not for profit, and takes no financial interest in any of the businesses it supports.
SETsquared Business Acceleration – the safest place to grow your business.
0117 954 4000
Spike Design offers affordable co-working space and support for design practices within an international centre for contemporary art and design. Its dynamic community provides opportunities for skill sharing, business support and critical engagement, and is home to graphic, product, digital and interactive designers as well as journalists, illustrators, filmmakers and photographers.
The Tobacco Factory
The Tobacco Factory is a multi use space for the performing arts, creative industries with workspace, desk space, meeting rooms, studios, live/work and café bar, etc. We aim to be at the centre of South Bristol’s cultural revolution and to contribute to the community with theatre, Sunday market and events. We like to 'strike a light for independents' and seek appropriate occupants, tenants, partners who want to be part of this lively community. We have a strong environmental agenda and our spaces vary from about 100 to 1000 sq ft.
- Meeting rooms
Urban Design Studios
25-27 Stokes Croft
14 Backfields Lane
Urban Design Studios are self contained workspaces in Stokes Croft for creative and technology businesses. Our community has included artists, photographers, web designers, acoustics consultants, visualisers, animators and architects, as well as the best fixie bike shop in the west! We offer workspaces suitable for up to eight people in converted warehouses with rugged finishes and somewhere to chain your bike. Spaces are available on flexible terms -you name the period. Studios come with their own secure front door, entryphone, wifi internet and kitchenette. Each one is unique so please call to ask about current availability.
- Self contained studio workspaces with their own front door
- Flexible periods of occupancy
- Grow your business to the next level in a creative community
Urban Desk Space
25 Backfields Lane
07930 565999 / 0117 3291838
Urban Desk Space is a self-contained studio space in Stokes Croft offering bright friendly co-working space for self employed people looking for a base to work from. We have 7 workstations within the unit, which is open plan.
Set up with the benefit of several years’ co-working experience, our aim was to establish a comfortable, pleasant and supportive place to work, with reliable facilities and, most important, excellent value for money.
Desks are available on a monthly rolling contract.
Facilities include premium business hi-speed broadband, Nespresso coffee machine, fully fitted kitchen and break out space.
- Flexible occupancy on monthly rolling contracts
- Security alarmed
- Bike store