20 Small Space-Friendly Desks Under $350

Finding a budget-friendly desk, especially one with good storage, for a small space can be tricky, but these under-$350 picks will give your college dorm, studio apartment or guest-room-meets-home-office the function it needs.

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July 31, 2019

Photo By: World Market

Low-Priced Luxury

If you're looking for a desk that will blend seamlessly into your ultra-luxe space, this is the desk for you. The combination of a dark tabletop and gold legs says "sophistication" without the sky-high price tag. Plus, we love that this one has storage.

Buy It: Amazon, $145.69

Helix Acacia Desk

One of the best solutions for tiny home offices is a leaning desk. This piece has a slim footprint and could work in a corner, kitchen nook or in a larger closet. You could even choose a stool if you don’t have enough room for a standard office chair.

Buy It: CB2, $249

Industrial Idea

Add a touch of industrial flair with this metal desk that's anything but bulky. The slender frame and modern finishes make it the perfect addition to any room in need of a workspace.

Buy It: Amazon, $99.99

Gray Area

This desk is nothing fancy, but we think that might be what's so charming about it. The gray top combined with the wood-toned legs is a classic look that would fit into almost any space. We love that it has some hidden storage too.

Buy It: Amazon, $169.65 (Originally $211.93)

Distressed Desk

With the distressed, rustic finish, this desk would be a perfect work station in a traditional-style space or anywhere you're going for Joanna Gaines-inspired farmhouse vibes. Add baskets to the shelves for easy, hidden storage.

Buy It: Amazon, $122.56

Glamor on a Budget

This desk's glossy white finish paired with beautiful, creatively-crafted gold legs is the perfect combo for a space that needs a touch of glamor. This desk could also easily work double duty as a desk-meets-vanity station.

Buy It: Amazon, $185.82

Pretty Practical

Clean, Scandinavian lines meet midcentury style in this simple stunner. This desk features three cubbies and a second-tier shelf to help keep you organized, and the stylish hairpin legs mean this furniture piece won't take up too much space in cramped quarters.

Buy It: Amazon, $199.20 ($249)

White Floating Wall Mount Desk

With a pull-out keyboard tray and two drawers, this is the perfect solution for anyone who needs to set up their desktop computer in their office.

Buy It: Overstock, $183.17 (Originally $229.99)

Moving on Up

Think up, not out! Limited space is always a design challenge, but maybe it's time to think of going vertical. At just under three feet wide, this leaning desk has ample workspace, plenty of storage and definitely doesn't lack any style. Overall, there's nothing not to love about this desk.

Buy It: Amazon, $117.06

A Timeless Table

If your style leans traditional, but you're looking for a desk that doesn't take up too much physical or visual space and is a little more modern, look no further than this elegant option, featuring angled legs, a thin desktop and a suspended drawer.

Buy It: Amazon, $249.00

Wood Secretary Desk

This pretty, wood secretary folds down into a traditional side table when not in use. This would be a great solution for anyone who really has no space for an office but still needs a spot to do some work. You could keep this in your living room next to your sofa, for example, and open it up into a desk any time you needed to get some work done.

Buy It: World Market, $249.99

Touch of Gold

The gold accents on this two-toned desk take a simple silhouette up a notch, and any small space will appreciate the three integrated storage drawers.

Buy It: Amazon, $178.67 (Originally $189.99)

Faux Alligator Print Desk

Lack of space doesn't have to mean a lack of style. This faux alligator-textured wood and metal desk featuring a copper base is anything but a sad desk. The best part? It'll have no problem fitting in your small space, and the storage space the three drawers provide will help keep the desktop free of clutter.

Buy It: Amazon, $223.99

Winsome High Desk With Two Drawers

If you prefer to work at a desk either standing up or sitting on a stool, this high-top desk would be a perfect solution for you. The desk folds out to give you even more workspace, and there are two tiny drawers to store essentials.

Buy It: Hayneedle, $157.07

Less Is More

Sometimes the hardest furniture to find is the simplest. With a medium-toned wood finish, this tiny writing desk provides just enough workspace, and the floating shelf provides a home for books, picture frames or other small accessories.

Buy It: Amazon, $262.05

Midcentury Modern Style

Don't spend a fortune on a desk that will blend into your midcentury modern space. With a white top and rich wood legs, this desk has the look of a midcentury period piece, but the functionality and price of a more modern option. The built-in drawer can store your keyboard and mouse or anything else that could take away precious workspace.

Buy It: Amazon, $164.49

Mixed-Media Drawing Desk

The combination of the glass top, white shelf and angled wooden legs make for one elegant desk that we could see fitting in virtually any small space.

Buy It: Amazon, $139.90

Fold-Out Convertible Desk

Mounted to the wall, the desk appears to be a simple cabinet when not in use. However, once opened up, you have a great desk solution with additional shelves for storage.

Buy It: Totally Furniture, $141.33 (Originally $150.97)

Pop of Orange

An easy-to-clean melamine desktop, simple structured base and a removable storage cubby are a few of the things that make this modern desk a winning choice.

Buy It: Amazon, $224.00

Two-Toned Desk

Another classic option, this two-toned midcentury-style desk features rounded edges, angled legs and two drawers for storage. Use it as a desk, entryway table or even a side table.

Buy It: Amazon, $209.57