Hardware Co-Working Spaces

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Hardware Co-Working Spaces

Three co-working spaces in San Francisco area that is capable of accommodating a small team of people working on hardware are Workshop Cafe (SoMa), Bespoke Coworking, and Covo San Francisco. Below are the findings for each of the above mentioned companies.

WORKSHOP CAFE (SOMA)

  • The Workshop Cafe (SoMa) is located South of Market is a 43 minutes drive from Redwood City and 36 minutes drive from San Mateo. The company website mentions that it offers a community table for up to 8 persons which is $28/hour.
  • Accepting Teams: Yes
  • Hours of operation: Workshop Cafe is opened Monday to Thursday from 7am -7pm, Friday from 7am - 5pm and on Saturday and Sunday from 10am - 5pm.
  • Price- Prices start from $3/hour if spaces are booked via their mobile app or $5/hour if booking is done using their manual tab. A regular desk that can accommodate up to 10 persons in the conference room is $75/hour. The complete price list can be found here.
  • Application Process: Booking is done via the mobile app. First, a seat must be selected then a time and date must be entered for the date of space. Thereafter, payment information is inputted and then payment is processed. Walk-in bookings are also available along with seat holding, and reserving a space for a future date.

BESPOKE COWORKING

  • Bespoke Co-working is located at Westfield San Francisco Centre which is 36 minutes from San Mateo and 45 minutes from Redwood City.
  • Accepting Teams: Yes
  • Prices: The rate for day passes are $35/day, share desk is $416/month, while dedicated desk is $644/month. The prices vary for private access. All plans except the day pass offers 24/7 access. The day pass is limited to only weekday access. Full details can be found in the rate section of the website.
  • Application Process: The application process starts by first selecting the type of coworking space desired then filling out the online application form . Thereafter, a team member of Bespoke will reach out to provide more information and answer any questions. There is also an option to schedule a tour of the spaces before making a decision.

COVO SF

  • Covo is located in a repurposed industrial office which is 37 minutes from Redwood City and 30 minutes from San Mateo. They offer a secluded private office which can accommodate up to 8 people.
  • Accepting Teams: Yes
  • Hours of Operation- Hourly Coworking Lounge is opened Monday to Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. Monthly co-working members have 24/7 access to Covo.
  • Application Process: Membership can be purchased online by selecting the type of membership, then creating an account and thereafter entering payment details. Prior to purchasing membership, individuals have the option to book a tour or receive a one-day trial.


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