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In Pictures – Skyscanner’s Soho Office Fit-Out

In Pictures – Skyscanner’s Soho Office Fit-Out
27 October 2023

Travel search engine Skyscanner’s London office has been refurbished by BW: Workplace Experts.

The company occupies two floors of the Ilona Rose building in Soho in central London, with space for 300+ employees. BW fitted out the space from shell and core across levels 5 and 6 of the building, with a brief to reflect Skyscanner’s hybrid working model.


The Focus Lounge


Designed by MCM, The Focus Lounge is a space for quiet, solo work in a distraction-free environment. Soundproofing, ambient lighting and soft furnishings provide Skyscanner’s team with a space to delve into deep work such as coding or strategic planning.


The Community Lounge


As well as a place for reflective and quiet work, The Community Lounge is intended as its opposite, somewhere to collaborate and discuss. 



Picture: a photograph showing communal seating and a kitchenette area. Image Credit: Roberta Ashley Photography 


The Innovation Lounge


The Innovation Lounge contains meeting rooms, workstations, a larger event space and quiet pods.


The Wellness Room


The Wellness Room is “biophilia-inspired” with greenery, natural textures, and calming decor. As well as being open for quiet working, it’s also suitable for hosting wellness events and yoga.


Picture: a photograph of a seating area with a living wall. Two people are seated looking at their phones. Image Credit: Roberta Ashley Photography 


Chris Pratt, Managing Director at BW: Workplace Experts, said: “This was a truly enjoyable and inspiring project. Situated in the heart of Soho, we have helped to create an exceptional hybrid working environment for Skyscanner’s employees. Shared workspaces, tranquil desk areas, soundproof pods, a library, indoor garden, and terraces all combine to create a rich, sustainable environment that supports productivity and wellbeing."

Picture: a photograph of the reception area. Image Credit: Roberta Ashley Photography 

Article written by Ella Tansley | Published 27 October 2023


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