The best coworking spaces in Cape Town

The best coworking spaces in Cape Town

In the last few years, Cape Town has taken a huge leap in the digital nomad scene. In every area you can find numerous of cool places to work from as well as innovative coworking spaces. There is an endless list of shared spaces where you can easily rent a desk for a day or even a little office for a monthly rate. We have done our research, tested the spaces and chose the venues that made the cut for the best coworking spaces for digital nomads in Cape Town.


Roamwork on Harrington Street is a rather new concept in town. A coworking space that also acts like an art gallery. It combines a very well organized and formal style with an informal coworking vibe. As a member, you’re part of the family and you’ll immediately feel at home here. The venue created numerous of coworking areas as well as private offices in all sizes. Find a spot that suits your vibe, grab a freshly brewed coffee and you’re ready to get stuff done. It also offers a special Production Room, so influencers; eat your heart out!
Check out more information and the full review here.

One of the first coworking spaces in Cape Town is the Cape Town Office in Roeland Street. A surprisingly big office space with all kinds of entrepreneurs. The hostel-like vibes, bright interior and beautiful views make it a place where you feel at home, ehh at work, instantly. The desks are spacious, the chairs are comfortable, the WiFi is outstanding and there is unlimited coffee and tea in the well equipped kitchen. Cape Town Office offers different types of memberships that suits everybody.
Want to learn more about working at Cape Town Office? Check out the blog about the full experience here!

Cape Town Office coworking space
Cape Town Office
Cube Workspace Coworking Space
Cube Workspace

A more corporate coworking space is Cube Workspace. With six locations in Cape Town and Johannesburg, Cube Workspace is making a statement in the South African coworking world. ‘Where workstyle meets lifestyle’ is their motto and they offer different ‘solutions’ for coworkers, ranging from daily ‘Pay as you work’ desks, to co-spaces, virtual offices, office spaces and board rooms. The modern and industrial interior, the fast WiFi and complementary coffee and tea make it a very pleasant place to work from. As a member, you get access to all the locations. Read more about it in the full review here.

The Ideas Cartel has introduced an amazing new concept for digital nomads in Cape Town. There are two lovely coworking spaces, one in the city center and one in the Greenpoint district. Both venues are combined with a hotel that meets all the needs of digital nomads. The coworking spaces are very well equipped, with outstanding WiFi and all facilities necessary for a productive working day. They offer daily rates as well as monthly rates for hot-desks and fixed desks. It is also possible to rent a private office or a meeting room. As a member of the Cartel Club, you get to enjoy all the perks of the venues.
Check out the full review of coworking at Cartel House – 113 Loop Street.

Inner City by Ideas Cartel
Workshop17 Kloof Street Coworking Space

Workshop17 is one of the most famous and beloved coworking space in town. There are two locations, one in the vibrant Kloof Street in Gardens and one at the V&A Waterfront. There is a ‘solution’ for any kind of entrepreneur. Whether you just need a desk to study or work from for the day, or if you need a space for your whole team to brainstorm or as a temporary office. Workshop17 got you covered. As a member, you get to enjoy all the facilities in the building, like the café, creative rooms and meeting rooms.
Find out more about this coworking space in the full review.

Worldwide coworking concept Spaces has also found its way to Cape Town. With two cool venues in the city center at Long Street and V&A Waterfront this place is worth mentioning. Especially Spaces V&A Waterfront is a big and bright place with many coworking solutions. The like-minded vibe, great facilities, outstanding WiFi, great location and very affordable memberships make it worth checking out.

Curious about working here? Check out the full review!

Spaces Coworking Space
Spaces V&A Waterfront

No80 Hout Street

No80 Hout Street is a modern open plan coworking studio with a light and inspiring atmosphere. The bright and industrial interior is perfect for the ´get stuff done´ mentality. It is a coworking space that is a little more basic than other spaces, and has a very informal vibe. That means there is no reception or other formalities, just a huge working space, a kitchen to make coffee and warm up meals and of course the bathrooms. The place has a real what you see is what you get feeling. There are different options to choose from that all come in monthly memberships. Take a seat at one of the hot desks, or choose one of the dedicated desks. This super centrally located venue offers a lovely outdoor area with meeting tables and is very close to numerous coffee shops and restaurants to fulfill your cravings. Oh yeah and the WiFi? That is outstanding! A real down to earth kind of venue dedicated to hard working coworkers for very friendly rates. Go check it out!

No80 Hout Street Coworking Space
No80 Hout Street
HOUSE OF_ Coworking Space

HOUSE OF_ is a lovely coworking space in the center of Cape Town covering one rather small but efficient floor providing hot-desks, private and shared offices. The self service kitchen can be used to make any kind of dish and there is complimentary (and delicious) coffee, tea and hot chocolate. A place with a homely feeling, but with a professional touch. They really know what they are doing.
Read more about the full experience of coworking at HOUSE OF_ here!

Free coworking space in Cape Town

Would you like to work remotely in the mother city without having to pay rent? We have made a list of the best coffeeshops and cafés to work from in Cape Town. Check it out at ‘Coffeeshops for digital nomads in Cape Town’.

Did I forget a great coworking space, would you like to have your venue listed or is there anything else you’d like to address? Feel free to contact me and I’ll get in touch asap!