Co-working spaces in Whatcom County

Name About (blurbs) Where
The Foundry

"The Foundry provides access to sophisticated tools, technology, workspace and classes. This creative space encourages collaboration, drives innovation, and supports entrepreneurs and students. The Foundry is a volunteer run non-profit with a big heart for connecting the Bellingham community and beyond.  Contact us for volunteer opportunities or to schedule a tour!"

1000 F Street, Bellingham
Localgroup Studio

"Localgroup Studio is a co-working space located in Bellingham, Washington dedicated to the health and welfare of all its co-workers." Localgroup offers day passes as well as part time hot desks or full time dedicated desks in two large open-plan rooms.

221 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA 98225
Gateway Centre "At the office: Coworking @ Gateway, we’ll provide everything you’ll need to get down to business!  Our modern open work space brings together a community of elite business professionals from all over the Bellingham and Whatcom County areas. With core values of Community, Openness, Collaboration, Sustainability, and Accessibility, the office is a place that you’ll find the tools and support to help you grow your business." 1313 E. Maple St. #201
Bellingham, WA 98225
The Cooler

"The Cooler Co-working Space in Bellingham is the place for owners, entrepreneurs, and freelancers to grow their businesses with shared office resources and energy and vibe."

1319 Commercial St, Suite 201 Bellingham

Invent, formerly BIG Idea Lab

Update November 2022: Invent is apparently out of business.

"Invent is a coworking space in downtown Bellingham. Our members have the opportunity to grow their business through collaborations, partnerships, and expanding their business network. We offer every modern convenience you'd want or need in an office, sans cubicles, hovering managers, punch clocks and anything else that one might consider the bane of their business day. Finally, atop all the existing awesomeness, we sprinkle a variety of tech/startup events open to the entrepreneurial community and members only activities."
"We are Bellingham's largest coworking space. You'll find awesome people, startups, and tons of events. Included with your membership is free coffee/water/tea, 100 Mbps Fiber Connection, Executive Conference Room, Lounge, Shared Printer, On-site Rackservers for development test environments, & photo studio."

114 W Magnolia St.
Suite: #505
Bellingham, WA

O: (855) 261-9814

Dockside (formerly

The Pond)

"Dockside Coworking is Bellingham's refreshing coworking community overlooking the Whatcom Waterway with month to month membership for your startup, remote office or independent workspace needs. Watch the harbor seals and boats go by right from the windows, or hang out on the dock!

High speed WIFI, color printing, 24/7 access and janitorial included, as well as free coffee, parking and a bike rack. Share all the common space amenities - including front desk reception (for your visitors, mail or packages), kitchen, bathrooms, and private meeting room monitor. Lots of natural light and fresh sea air. One flight of stairs. Work alongside and collaborate with other small business owners and design professionals. Mellow, friendly office mates; enjoy occasional celebrations and networking events. Just bring your favorite computer and chair and start working! Pet friendly environment, well behaved dogs welcome!" Conference Room, Call Room, "Promenade Deck", Anytime Access, Reception, Wi-Fi, Printing, Free Parking, Kitchen.

On the Waterfront
1010 C Street
Bellingham, WA 98225

"Co-working and desk space in Barkley Village. The Barkley Village center at 2219 Rimland Drive in Mount Baker sits inside of a striking office building with lush green spaces in a dynamic business community. The center’s tech-powered workspace is easily accessible from I-5, giving you convenient, professional workspace near home with fast access to business downtown.

Work confidently in the center’s relaxed atmosphere and connect with a wide range of professionals in various industries. The building is home to software companies, medical consultants and insurance agencies. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of three parks nearby – Highland Heights, Roosevelt Park and Saint Clair Park. Less than one mile away, you’ll find a fine selection of restaurants where you can stop by on your break or treat clients to lunch."

2219 Rimland Drive, Suite 301, Bellingham, Washington, 98226
The Happy Place Update November 2022: The Happy Place no longer does coworking, and is exclusively an event space now.
"A flexible event space & members only creative office in downtown Bellingham." "Happy Place members can apply to rent a dedicated desk. Smack dab in downtown Bellingham's shopping & business district. Walk or bike to work and enjoy oh so many lunch options! Get a dedicated desk to call your own. Spread out your collection of stale pizza crusts (please don't), or connect four monitors to make an IMAX. Get your very own locker to stash your non-perishable snacks, valuables and unmentionables whenever we open up our space for an event. Dog-friendly environment: Bring your friendly well-behaved pals in when visiting or sharing the space with us. Our resident mutt, Sammy, needs some company! Creative, laid-back vibes:  Coming in to work everyday can actually be enjoyable: our priority is productivity, but we don't mind if you come to work in your pajamas."


1215 Cornwall Ave, Suite 101, Bellingham, WA