Add:50 Yongjia Rd
Sure, it may be fashionable to saunter around Starbucks with your laptop and BlackBerry, but after a while the logistics of trying to run your project or start-up from a coffee shop become unworkable. Xin Dan Wei literally translates as “New Work Unit” and it’s a new concept set to solve the problem of office and meeting spaces for start-ups, freelancers and entrepreneurs. Spread across six beautiful art deco-inspired floors, Xin Dan Wei provides flexible options ranging from simply a desk and a chair, to private conference rooms, high-speed and secure wifi, vpn, printing, copying and scanning, as well as tea, coffee and water. They bill it as a “multi-disciplinary creative center”; it’s a concept popular in London. It’s also a space tailor-made for collaboration with lots of creative types gracing the halls. You can rent by the hour, day, week or month from 15 yuan.