Looking for coworking space in Penang? We got you covered!
Co-working space is getting a lot of attention right now. New businesses or digital nomad love it because it’s more affordable, meet start-ups people like you, lots of town halls and casual meeting, and probably cooler than any office your startup could ever imagine.
In today’s article, we’re going to talk about top 8 coworking spaces in Penang that you should know!
Best CoWorking Space in Penang
The startup scene in Penang is growing. If you also one of them and looking for a venue to open your office, you may consider coworking space. The co-working space is defined as a style of work that involves a shared working environment, often an office, and independent activity. Unlike in a typical office environment, those coworking are usually not employed by the same organization.
Sounds cool? Here are 6 spaces in Penang to check out.
#1. @CAT Penang Co-Working Space
@CAT strive to provide a unique co-working space environment in the heart George Town. They believe that the gathering and cohesion of entrepreneurial mindsets under one roof is the way to spark inspiration and brilliant ideas.
Besides coworking space, they also offer mentorship, incubation, workshops, events, networking and corporate innovation labs. What a plus point for folks who are just starting up their start up!
The Space has:
- Flexible plans from hot-desks all the way to your own private room or office.
- Real-time availability for all our meeting rooms. Request and manage bookings online.
- All members enjoy discounted rates, credits and benefits as part of their membership.
Membership’s Price List:
1 Day Pass (Hot Desk) – RM 25
10-day 24/7 Pass – RM150
Platinum (Month Pass) – RM300
For more information, please check out their official website.
Address: Wisma Yeap Chor Ee No. 16, Pengkalan Weld & Gat Lebuh China, Georgetown, 10300 George Town, Malaysia
#2. Settlements Co-Working Space
Located at level 8 of Livingston Tower, Settlements possess a commanding view of the George Town area. The coworking space offers its members a conducive working environment and a view to match some of the best in the city. Having opened its doors in March 2018, Settlements aims to be the top coworking and shared office space for independent creative professionals and small but growing companies who want to make a big impact through their work. Settlements is also the first coworking space to be located in one of only two Tier 1 MSC-status buildings in Penang.
Settlements is also strategically placed and provide ample parking lots within the building (Level 3-Level 7). In addition, the coworking space is surrounded by local food joints and cafes that offer some of the best food around George Town. Be it authentic south-east Asian food such as the famed Nasi Padang Minang or cafes such as More by Arang Coffee, there is no shortage of food spots for you and your colleagues. Better yet, it’s all in a walkable distance from the office.
#3. Common Ground
Since launching in March 2017, this game-changing coworking space has since acquired over 1,800 members across 11 venues in the Klang Valley, one venue in Penang, and two more venues in the Philippines. Penangites, now is your chance to experience this reputable coworking space!
#4. Regus at Gurney Paragon
Regus is big! They have almost 3000 coworking spaces around the globe. And we found 2 amazing coworking space from Regus Malaysia in Penang. The first one is located at Gurney Paragon while the second one is situated at iDEAL, Bayan Lepas. So based on your location’s preference, you can choose to work at either Gurney or Bayan Lepas.
Price starts at RM22 (price are per person per day with a 24-month agreement)
Get your quote here.
Address: Suite 163E-16-01, Level 16, Hunza Tower, Gurney Paragon, Jalan Kelawei, Georgetown, 10250 Penang
#5. Regus at iDEAL Bayan Lepas
The Building is located in Bayan Baru CBD, and within Bayan Lepas Free Trade Zone. Due to its proximity to the free trade zone that is home to many MNCs, this South-West District is one of the preferred retail/shopping destination s for working professionals, families, visitors and MICE (meeting, incentive, convention, exhibition)
Price starts at RM20 (price are per person per day with a 24-month agreement)
Get your quote here.
Address: 73-3-1, iDeal@The One, Jalan Mahsuri, Bayan Lepas, 11950 Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
By day, Scoopoint hosts a diverse group of freelancers and entrepreneurs as a coworking space, and by night transforms into a multifunctional event space. We attended one of its digital marketing workshops and it was really insightful and fun.
In addition, they are also a branding and advertising agency that provide consultation and tips to its member. So if you need any assistance, please do not hesitate to ask the crew.
Be part of the Scoopie crew if you in love with its space!
Scoopoint’s Price List
Hot desk – RM299 / Month
Private Dedicated Desk – RM350 / month
Private Office – starting RM1700 / month
Check out their rate here.
Address: Level 2, Tamarins House, 46 Pengkalan Weld, George Town, Penang, Malaysia
#7. @FlexiSpace Coworking Space
FlexiSpace is one of the pioneers who first started coworking space in Butterworh, Penang. @FlexiSpace provides a great space for meeting, event and coworking for everyone.
From tequila tasting parties to scheduled office hours with venture capitalists, there’s a wide range of events at @FlexiSpace. You’ll have countless opportunities to network with other professionals and entrepreneurs.
Check out their pricing here.
Address: 7323, 2nd Floor Jalan Raja Uda Butterworth, Malaysia
#8. Habitat Coworking
Habitat Coworking Cafe is a newly opened co-working space for entrepreneurs, startups, freelancers & passionate people. An inspiring workspace that fosters creativity, networking & productivity. Habitat is more than work and coffee, it’s a community where anyone can belong, stated it their official website.
Besides that, Habitat also has a cafe perfect for meet ups and chilling out. If you’re looking for a spot that has it all, look no further than Habitat Co-working Cafe today!
Habitat’s Membership Price:
Want to know more details? Visit its Facebook page.
Address: 48A (1st), Lorong Tanjung Aman 2, Taman Tanjung Aman 12300 Butterworth, Malaysia
Coworking Space in Penang
Before you strike out on your own and get locked into a lease, consider a coworking space. They have a lot of advantages where you can meet new people, sharing knowledge or opinion and save cost! Well, it’s all still up to you to decide, if you are starting up something great, we Penang Foodie would like to say good luck to you!
If cafe with wifi is your thing instead of coworking space? Check out our list of cafe for meeting and study in Penang.