When you spend a lot of time working at a desk, it’s handy to have every item you might need at a hand’s reach. Of course, piling things up on the surface of your desk isn’t the best option as it’s going to make everything look pretty messy. To avoid that, you can consider purchasing a desk with storage.

These desks usually feature drawers or shelves you can comfortably use to store your belongings and they keep your working space looking neat and organized.

In this article, we’ve reviewed the 5 best desks that offer storage room. We’ve created the list based on factors such as price for value, main features, brand’s trust and customer’s reviews. We hope this article will help you find the perfect desk for you.

The Best Desks with Storage

Other than having a spacious 47.2 x 23.6 inches surface that can fit up to two computers, this Coavas desk features five shelves on its side. The shelves have different sizes (3-tier and 2 integrated bookshelves).

The overall design of the item is modern and it offers a sturdy metal frame which gives the desk extra stability.

Moreover, the product has an open back that allows you to manage all your cables easily and it can potentially be installed in any room or in any working space.

The desk comes with a full set of screws and a manual where you can see all the instructions you need to successfully assemble it without taking too long.

Overall, customers have good feedback on this desk. However, we’ll say that the price is among the highest on our list.

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KEY FEATURES:

  • 5 shelves
  • Open back
  • Fits any room

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Weight: 50 lbs
  • Dimensions: 2 x 23.6 x 29.5 inches

PROS:

  • A lot of storing space
  • Sturdy
  • Ergonomic design
  • Eases cables management

CONS:

  • Can’t choose where to install the shelves
  • A bit expensive

The Rockpoint Kora desk is one of the products that offer the most storage room on our list of best desks with storage. With a 41.7 x 19.7 inch surface, the it includes a 13.5 x 9.5 x 4.3 inch drawer, a sliding keyboard tray, two additional adjustable-height shelves that fit below the drawer and two full-width back-edge shelves.

In the back panel there’s a cut-out hole you can use to better manage all your cables. The desk features a modern and minimal style that is complemented with a white finish and it can fit in any room or office.

The desk comes with all the tools you need to assembly it, however, many customers had some troubles assembling it. We found it a little difficult as well when we set it up.

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KEY FEATURES:

  • Sliding keyboard tray
  • Sliding drawer
  • 4 additional shelves

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Weight: 70 lbs
  • Dimensions: 7 x 19.7 x 36.6 inches

PROS:

  • Lots of storing space
  • Modern and ergonomic design
  • Hole for cable management
  • Sturdy

CONS:

  • Can be hard to assemble

This is a simple and handy desk that features two wide drawers as storage room. The product offers a clean and modern design that can perfectly fit into any environment and it won’t take up too much space.

The surface is rather spacious (18 x 43 inches) and it can give you all the space you need to fit a laptop or a computer and all the additional items you might need.

The desk has a realistic wood-grain look and it’s made with sturdy and durable materials that give it a good stability level.

Even though the drawers don’t allow you to fit anything “bulky” inside, we still think this is a good storage desk option, especially since you can have all its features for less than $100.

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KEY FEATURES:

  • Two drawers
  • Wood-grain look
  • Spacious surface

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Weight: 52 lbs
  • Dimensions: 9 x 43.9 x 30 inches 

PROS:

  • Good price
  • Easy to assemble
  • Sturdy
  • Ergonomic design

CONS:

  • The drawers don’t fit large items inside

If you’re looking for a simple, functional and cheap desk with storing space, this Furinno study desk might be the product you need. The surface measures 39.37 x 15.74 inches, it’s made of composite wood and three non-woven bins offer and two shelves storage space below the desk.

The assembly process it’s not difficult in itself, however, the instructions aren’t clear enough. That made the set up of this desk tougher than it needed to be.

The manufacturer provides all the pieces you need to put it together, but one of the main pros of this desk is its price since it comes for less than $70.

In terms of stability, the desk is sturdy and it’s not likely to shake while you type. Moreover, the desk is light and easy to move around when needed and it will most likely fit in rooms of any size.

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KEY FEATURES:

  • 3 bins and 2 shelves
  • Composite wood material
  • Fits all rooms

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Weight: 37.4 lbs
  • Dimensions: 3 x 39.4 x 15.7 inches

PROS:

  • Good price
  • A lot of storage room
  • Easy to move around
  • Sturdy

CONS:

  • Assembly instructions aren’t clear

This 23.6 x 51.2 x 29.5 inches offers a classical feel, a wide flat surface where you can position your computer and a lot of additional storing space you can use. More specifically, the desk offers an elevated accessory shelf, 3 drawers and an open CPU compartment that features a built-in shelf.

The desk looks elegant and it’s made with materials that favor easy maintenance thanks to a moist resistant PVC laminate surface that is easy to clean.

In order for the product to be 100% stable, it’s better to place it against the wall, however, the desk isn’t among the easiest to move and position due to its weight. Be aware that the desk will be delivered in two different boxes and it’s easier for two people to assemble the desk rather than just one.

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KEY FEATURES:

  • 3 drawers
  • 2 shelves
  • CPU compartment

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • Weight: 75 lbs
  • Dimensions: 23.6 x 51.2 x 29.5 inches

PROS:

  • A lot of storing space
  • Easy to assemble for two people
  • Elegant design

CONS:

  • It’s only 100% stable when placed against a wall

Things to Consider Before Buying a Desk with Storage Room

When you look for a desk with storing options, you will find a huge selection of products to choose from. In order to avoid making the wrong choice, there are some features you should check before purchasing a desk. Here are the main factors you should think about before settling on a desk model:

  • Storage capacity: Before buying a desk, think about what you need to store on its shelves or in its drawers. If you only need to store some papers, then any desk will probably do, but if you need to store bigger things, you need to check if the desk offers enough space for them.
  • Sturdiness: When you’re looking for a desk, you should always make sure it’s stable enough not to shake when you type on your computer.
  • Surface capacity: If you use a dual monitor computer, or you need to have several objects on your desk all at once, make sure the surface is wide enough to fit all of it.
  • Price for value: This factor is important for any product your thinking of buying. In this list we’ve included 5 desks with a good price for value ratio, but if you want to look for other products, always make sure to read what customers think about it.

Francesca Rossi

Francesca Rossi is a reviews expert for Overheard on Conference Calls. She is an experienced writer currently focused on researching and writing product review articles. Her works include English-Italian translations as well as content creation and creative writing for different blogs and websites.