FAQ - 42workspace


What does the number “42” mean?
In the science fiction novel, ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’ written by Douglas Adams, the numbers 42 is the answer to the meaning of life, the universe and everything.

What kind of membership types does 42workspace offer?

We offer all kinds of memberships tailored to your needs, dreams and wishes. We offer day passes, flex desks and private offices. And we like to be just as flexible as our flex desks: month to month memberships.

What is included in my membership at 42workspace?
Every membership at 42workspace includes all you can drink filter coffee, tea and water, high-speed internet, access to the online community platform and events. Depending on your membership, you may pay extra for other facilities and services.

Oh yeah, just a tiny significant detail. We have a rooftop which is open to all members. Come and visit us and we will tell you all about it!

Can I just stop by at the location or should I make an appointment for an individual tour?
Of course, you can stop by our office at the Schiedamse Vest 154 in Rotterdam. Yes, it would be ideal if you book a tour prior to your visit, so we can have the right people there to show you around and have a chat with. We love to put time and effort into our tours, to give you the right information and vibe! Book your tour right here!

How about inviting guest/partners to 42workspace?
Yes, of course! Invite your guest and offer them a good cup of coffee or tea. Guest can be there for a couple of hours free of charge. Please, bare in mind that guests are not official 42members. This entails you taking responsibility for their behavior during their visit to 42workspace.

What about bring pets to 42workspace?
Oh yeah! You can bring your pets to the office if they have proof of vaccination en a guarantee of good behavior. See this as privileges and beware that we behold the right to refuse pets that misbehave.

How many people fit in a Private Office?
We have offices units with a minimum of 3 desks to 10+ desks. We can always take or add desks to your liking.

Are there parking spots available?
As you know, we are situated in the beating heart of the city. This means that parking spots are unfortunately very hard to come by.   We want you to feel welcome, even by car. At 42workspace we offer these two options:

Exclusively to 42members with an office.
1 spot per office unit
€200,- (ex. vat) a month

APCOA City Parking (3 mins walking distance from 42workspace)
Option 1: Monday to Friday from 07:00 to 19:00 for €135,- ex. vat a month.
Option 2:  24/5 €163 vat. a month
Option 3: 24/7 €190 ex. vat. a month

This cost will be written every quarter of the year and paid directly to APCOA. (we will help you with the contract).
Deze kosten worden per kwartaal en rechtstreeks betaald aan APCOA (wij helpen je met het contract).”

How about printing at 42workspace?
Yes, you can print at this tech and digital hub. We all have to print once in a while.

For 42members with an office membership the printer is included. This doesn’t mean we want you to print copies of books like Hitchkers Guide to the Galaxy! Print with caution and always think about the environment! Remember, living on Mars is still not possible!

If you have a flex membership we will print your files for you:

Black and white: 0.10 cents per page
Copies: 0.10 cents per page

What about postal service?
Yes, you can get your post and packages delivered at 42workspace. If you have a flex membership we will keep your post safe at the reception for a maximum of 30 days!

Office members will get their post and packages delivered to their office unit. Did you order anything gigantic or in big quantities? We will give you a sign so you can pick it up at the reception. Obviously, we will always give you a helping hand!

What if my company needs a phone service?
This is not included in the membership, but definitely something we can offer as an add-on!

Does 42workspace give referral rewards?
Ja! Zodra de persoon die jij hebt getipt, aangemeld is en betaald heeft, ontvangen jullie beide een gratis maand. Je kunt je referral hier doorgeven. Wederom appeltje-eitje!