By Dan Blystone
Last Updated November 21st, 2019
Recent evolution in technology has led to soaring numbers of freelancers, digital nomads and startups. Barcelona's culture, sunshine and stunning architecture make it an ideal setting to work from. An impressive range of coworking spaces are now flourishing across the city, accommodating creative, tech-savvy and self-directed workers. Pictured above: Betahaus Barcelona.
Coworking spaces by neighborhood: Eixample, El Poblenou, Gràcia, El Born, La Ribera, Sarrià-Sant Gervasi, Gothic Quarter, El Poblesec, Sant Antoni, El Raval, Barceloneta, Urquinaona, Sants-Montjuïc, Les Corts, Hospitalet
Coworking spaces by specialty. The following spaces have a focus in certain areas:
3d Printing: Makers of Barcelona (MOB), BASE Coworking, ATTA 33
Architecture: Coworkidea, Blitz Gràcia
Art: ArteriaBCN, COR23, Martillo, La Botànica Barcelona
Photography: CREC, Camaleó Coworking Barcelona, STUDIO 52 BCN, Jungle Coworking
Free Coworking: imaginCafé
Coliving and Coworking: A Landing Pad, Coworkation, Unsettled
Seed Funds & Incubators: Itnig, Almogàvers Business Factory
MOB // Makers of Barcelona
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A pioneer in Barcelona coworking, MOB//Makers of Barcelona opened its first space over 6 years ago. Now joined by MOB&PAU, FabCafe, Future Funded, or KUBE, MOB gathers a community of more than 300 entrepreneurs, creative souls and techies – offering you the best work environment & connections opportunities.
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Sowo Coworking offers both desks and private offices in a space of over 650 square meters. Amenities include high-speed internet, a phone box, abundant natural light, meeting rooms, rest areas and coffee and tea. Regular events are created to help you meet new people, create synergies and unwind. Members can access the space 24/7 and reception is open during business hours so you can receive packages and attend to clients prior to a meeting.
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After 8 years in Barcelona, Noumena team have finally inaugurated a new space hosting 3d printers, robots, textiles and creative minds! Noumena opens BASE, a new multidisciplinary coworking space for young talents and entrepreneurs. By offering a range of smart packages which adjust to your needs, BASE is located in the center of Barcelona, in a strategic area of Gran Via surrounded by nice restaurants, shops and close to metro-bus stops. BASE is a space to connect, opening up the possibility for you to work and take part to workshops and events or organize yours. Also, at BASE you can create, being the first Wasp Hub Bcn: a dynamic 3d printing hub in partnership with WASP where coworkers, researchers and designers can learn and prototype with 3d printers of any size.
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The Aticco community lives in an amazing 1000 m2 penthouse in the center of Barcelona with amazing views of the city and tons of sunlight. It features a 300 m2 terrace to lounge, work or even contribute to our vegetable garden. Aticco offers 2 meeting rooms, a huge kitchen, a chillout area, a shower room, private offices and coworking tables.
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Felisa CoWork is a welcoming, charming and professional coworking space in the center of Barcelona, where you can boost your productivity by receiving coaching, mentoring and individual skills development plans as part of the services offered. Organic fruit, back massage and a brainstorming breakfast in creative surroundings, among like-minded people are among the attractions of the Eixample based space.
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Designer coworking at an affordable price in the center of Barcelona. In the words of founder Isabel Pérez: ‘Meet BCN is a coworking space where you can find people who are passionate about what they do. When we’re not working we share experiences, have a coffee together and participate in a community through which we support each other and have a good time, because everything turns out better when you’re happy!’
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Find your perfect coworking space and connect with a growing community of fellow professionals in a unique setting. Cloudworks is your one-stop coworking solution, offering customised services for freelancers, start-ups and other businesses.
Tel: +34 930180915
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transforma bcn is a coworking space of 1000m2 that promotes social and cultural transformation through creativity, art, design and collaboration. 70 coworking positions and workshops, a calendar of cultural events, exhibitions, networking, bar-restaurant, workshops…
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Coworking BCN575 is situated in the center of Barcelona in the Eixample neighborhood near Plaça de Catalunya. The office maintains the original modernist details of the building but has also updated its the space to cater to the needs of a 21st century workplace.
BCNDOC Centro de Negocios
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BCNDOC Business Center in Barcelona, located in Eixample ( Paseo de Gracia / Diagonal) provides cost effective and quality solutions with the emphasis on service. Offices, meeting rooms and coworking for hours, days or months are available. BCNDOC enables you to focus on running your business while presenting a professional image to your clients.
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Oficina24 is a modern and comfortable coworking space of 800 sq m at low rates in the center of Barcelona. It includes stylish show rooms and offices, a spacious conference hall, elegant meeting rooms, cheap, comfortable and fully equipped workplaces, a workshop space and a classroom for training. Up to 70 people can be accommodated with multiple offices with tables and comfortable sofas as well as a possibility to work laying on the grass. Offices are air conditioned and have ultramodern and reliable security systems.
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imaginCafé is a space where technology, creativity and music come together to create a universe of concerts, workshops and exhibitions. Situated in an former branch of La Caixa bank, the space is divided across three floors. In the upper part there are free work spaces where the self-employed, entrepreneurs and freelancers can sit. There are also meeting rooms which can be reserved. The project is funded by La Caixa and inspired by their mobile only imaginBank brand.
Cwork offers high quality coworking spaces located at strategic points in the city, in Sarrià-Sant Gervasi, Eixample and Gràcia. Both individual and double spaces are available as well as private offices.
Tel: +34 666 70 23 82
Cowork Rambla Catalunya
Coworking space for freelancers, entrepreneurs and companies with a passion for traveling, tourism and new technologies.
Factory 103, a space where you can create, innovate, be inspired, share, grow and have fun.
El Poblenou and Sant Martí
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Zamness is a workspace in Barcelona, situated in the heart of the 22@ district in Poblenou. The surrounding area features old industrial buildings built in the 70’s, and now the space has been totally renovated and converted into a modern office of 300 sq m divided into different areas, with 26 work-stations, meeting rooms and a contemporary office bar. It is a comfortable place for small companies or independent professionals.
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Bcombinator is a coworking space in the 22@ district of Poblenou, just 300m from the beach. An all-in-one business place for entrepreneurs that combines programs for lean startup creation, incubation and acceleration. Startups and professionals from Barcelona will find all the basic services included in this workspace, along with access to exclusive learning events, networking and expert mentors.
ATTA – Coworking y Diseño
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ATTA is a new coworking space in the 22 @ district of Poble Nou, a collaborative production and research center that grows and develops together like an ant colony. ATTA has an area for desks in a loft space, workshop spaces and digital manufacturing machines (CNC, Laser Cutters, 3D printers). Events, workshops and meetings take place with the intention of bringing together creative, innovative and visionary professionals, encouraging the development of new companies and ideas.
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021Espai is a coworking in barcelona space where you can connect with other freelancers, share knowledge and learn from other members. An openspace, without divisions or closed cubicles.
Valkiria Hub Space
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Located in the @22 district of Poble Nou, Valkiria Hub Space features an impressive 1,500 square meter space and focuses on progressive projects with social and economic impact on the community.
Produkt Burô is a multidisciplinary space created and organized to produce. We want to function as individuals that give life to an organism that grows from exchange, from complementing trades, from creative work and from materialization. #makersnothinkers
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BCNewt embodies the communion between architecture, design and creativity. This coworking space is geared towards entrepreneurs and a young companies. Interaction among professionals from different sectors, knowledge sharing and maintaining an environmentally friendly work place are among its core values.
MAUI Beach Coworking
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One of a few alternative coworking in El Poblenou – a new blooming area of Barcelona city. Maui is good for creativity, arts, IT and its just 300 meters from the beach. Maui’s space combines working desks, art-gallery, ceramic studio and stand-up pedaling classes and yoga.
STUDIO 52 BCN
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Studio 52 offers a pleasant, bright and inspiring coworking space where you can carry out your projects. An imaginative, optimistic and productive work environment. Ideal for photography professionals.
Itnig is a startup ecosystem and a seed fund. A group of young and unstoppable startups who adore technology and innovation. We are a community of different tech startups, from marketplaces to Saas, from e-commerce to biotech systems, among others. We have been growing in size drastically in the past few months and we offer smaller and bigger office spaces for more startups to grow.
Wellco is a school founded by a non-profit which focuses on providing a space for holistic transdisciplinary projects. It is a space where fine art, wellbeing, creativity, ancestral practices and collaboration merge. Being a co-worker at Wellco brings you many perks for personal and professional growth. These include a 20% reduction on all classes, workshops and therapy sessions.
The first Coworking Design space in Barcelona. “Sharing a space is not the same as being part of it.”
Almogàvers Business Factory
The Almogàvers Business Factory coworking space aims to provide small businesses and freelancers work space that cultivates synergies among members. Created by Barcelona’s City Council in the 22@ district, it also offers a range of services to support business growth.
Pangea Coworking is a cool and creative place. Its sole design encourages human relationships and fosters creativity.
La Fábrica Coworking
La Fábrica began with the vision of opening a space for collaboration, creating a community of unique entrepreneurs who want to do different things, with passion and creativity.
A coworking and photography studio with a ciclorama, terrace, chill out area and meeting room. The space has organic and relaxing decor, full of plants, wood and good vibes. Located in Vila Olimpica, right next to Parc Ciutadella and the beach.
WeWork at Plaça de les Glòries Catalanes is situated in a lively hub for companies focused in technology and innovation. The modern nine floor building is close to a wealth of dining options, bars and clubs, such as the legendary Razzmatazz. Finally, Bogatell beach is just a short distance away.
Aticco Med is situated in Poblenou, in front of the beach and in the technology and innovation district. The building has a glazed façade providing natural light and seaviews. It also has an impressive terrace with a swimming pool.
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betahaus Barcelona is a social space, both physical and virtual, designed for the development of independent creative professionals and entrepreneurs with an open mind.
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Kubik Barcelona is a pioneering transdisciplinary space with more than 23 years fostering the CO spirit in Gràcia, a neighborhood full of creativity and dynamism as the community that makes up this coworking. +900m2 divided into 3 floors of diaphanous industrial structure, full of exterior light and large spaces, both for entrepreneurs freelances, nomads, as well as startups and companies of newly or already established experience. We offer optimal common spaces for networking (meeting room, kitchen, terrace) as well as rooms for meetings and / or large events. There are also internal meetings with the community, such as our SlowMov lunches on Mondays. In our Creative Confort Zone, the 100% collaborative philosophy is fostered, with a community of +90 people linked to social innovation projects and companies, the local economy, ethical consumption, sustainability or local commerce. Because the essential thing is to serve as a space for citizen empowerment. Come and meet us! 🙂
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Coco Place is a coworking space located in the attractive Gràcia neighbourhood next to Lesseps and 5 minutes away from Joanic square and Fontana metro station. A very well connected area by public transport and bicing. Coco place is a space for cooperation and talent, where people from any discipline can work. Members of Coco Place include start-ups, freelancers and artists. The coworking space is equipped with meeting rooms, smart TV, powerful Wi-Fi connection, high-quality printer, etc. Enjoy the leisure area, a great space to relax on the sofa or read a magazine, chat with a partner or drink coffee. Our fully equipped kitchen will make your life in the office easier. Increase your productivity and work in a professional and pleasant environment. Get to know us!
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Depot Lab is a new coworking space in Barcelona for creative, innovative and openminded entrepreneurs and companies. It is a 2nd home for already a lot of (inter-)national companies where they can establish, grow, collaborate, learn and network.
Blitz Gràcia Coworking
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Blitz Gràcia is a coworking space of 220 m2 located in the charming Gràcia neighbourhood that promotes collaboration, synergies and familiar work atmosphere.
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TALENT&CO is a community of changemakers, game-changers, pioneers, social artists, and entrepreneurs. By working in the same flexible office space we walk an unknown path together, co-create & collaborate, inspire, expand and grow.
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Start2bee coworking has three locations in Gràcia The Escorial location has plenty of natural light and is made up of 3 coworking rooms, 2 conference/training and/or events with a capacity of up to 50 people, meeting point, rest area, zone group videoconferencing and reception.
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Nidok suggests that you swap your pajamas for your favorite clothes, and have a coffee with company rather than a cafe solo. The coworking space aims to be a place to generate new and interesting synergies, practice networking and make new friends.
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ArteriaBCN is a cultural association, promoting and disseminating emerging art and artists. The 900 square meter space in the center of Barcelona hosts events, exhibitions, productions, coworking and more.
A dynamic work environment you can relax in. A creative and fully furnished space with a coffee bar, meeting rooms and of course powerful internet access 24/7. A comfortable space for small businesses, startups, freelancers and digital nomads.
Domènech 7 is a space for shared, comfortable, flexible and stimulating work.
GARDEN :: coworking space + atelier
GARDEN coworking offers an inspiring and open space to work with other independent professionals. Along with coworking, GARDEN features courses, events and exhibitions.
Coworking giant WeWork arrived in Barcelona in 2019. Their Gràcia location is in a building of eight floors, featuring art-filled lounges, bright and airy conference rooms, and sleek private offices.
A unique building with a delightful garden in the heart of Barcelona’s Gracia neighbourhood, a short walk from Fontana metro station.
Tel: (+34) 934 929 059
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Espai Born is a co-working space that promotes collaboration and exchange of projects between professionals who work in the creative industry. Including artists, photographers, developers, graphic designers, and more…
A community of digital nomads, location-independent freelancers and entrepreneurs. A place dedicated for work and creation Located in the trendy Born district, close to the Picasso Museum and Santa Maria del Mar.
COR23 is a space where art and culture meet business and innovation. It consists of a formal art gallery nested in a coworking space.
Shared workspace for start-ups; a creative community in the heart of Born. With the possibility of renting one of the spaces available for meetings, afterworks or events. It has a kitchen, shower, rest area and interior terrace. A multidisciplinary and comfortable space perfect for work.
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Welance was founded in Berlin in 2010, providing a home to experts, freelancers and startups. Welance Barcelona opened in May of 2016 and is situated in a beautiful Modernist apartment with high stucco ceilings and original mosaic floors. The 200 square meter space is bright, with comfortable furniture and air conditioning. The apartment is divided into different areas with private rooms for 2-3 people as well as fixed desks and meeting rooms.
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Eco-friendly co-working space Apocapoc was launched in December of 2013 by three French expatriates. Formerly a grain factory, the space boasts high ceilings, furniture made from reclaimed wood and one of the most fabulous terraces in town.
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Camaleó Coworking offers 500m2 of office and studio space for freelancers. The space features common areas for coworkers including a lounge area and a large roof terrace. Camaleó Coworking also has a private meeting room and photographic studio.
The third home of Makers of Barcelona (MOB), in a bright and modern space in front of the Santa Caterina Market.
Coworking space for designers, artists, makers and local artisans; a collaborative and creative environment. The space includes work tables, natural light, a rest area with a beautiful outdoor patio, Wi-Fi and a fully equipped carpentry workshop. Anything can be built or fixed here, from a broken lamp to set designs and furniture.
Talent Garden Barcelona
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Talent Garden Barcelona, opened in March of 2015, is a coworking space for talented individuals in the digital, tech and creative industry. TAG Barcelona is the first campus in Spain and part of an international network of multiple campuses across Europe and the United States.
El Despacho Coworking
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El Despacho is a boutique co-working space located right next to Plaza Lesseps providing a friendly environment and all services needed for your comfort. With a competitive price and multi-sector community this coworking space serves to help you grow your business.
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Downtown Offices is a Work Hub for female entrepreneurs to connect, share and learn. We provide access to essential services for professional and personal growth. Besides comfortable workspaces (private offices and co-working) we offer an inspirational community of ambitious female entrepreneurs, Business Booth sessions in partnership with IESE and ESADE Business Schools, Peer to Peer Groups, workshops, a mentorship program, and access to (angel) investors. The Work Hub is part of a growing trend to create supportive work communities for female entrepreneurs and the first women-only workhub in Spain.
Space&Co Coworking has of 700 m2 of space with 15 tables in shared spaces and 20 private offices. Space&Co also offers a kitchen, meeting room and 24/7 access.
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OneCoWork values innovation, collaboration and creativity. Workspaces are designed to inspire and foster a sense of community, bringing together young talents, freelancers, startups, SMEs and large corporates. Regular lectures and workshops allow members to expand their horizons. A second location in Plaça Catalunya has been opened in June 2018.
Neighbourhood: Barceloneta | Plaça Catalunya | Gothic Quarter
Address: Carrer de l’Escar, 26, 08039 Barcelona | Carrer d’Estruc, 9, 08002 Barcelona | Av. de la Catedral 6, 08002 Barcelona
Tel: +34 930 09 84 90 | +34 936 02 67 07 | +34 936 02 67 07
Web: www.onecowork.com | View Map
Impact Hub Barcelona
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Impact Hub Barcelona is a vibrant and active community dedicated to sharing, connecting and co-creating projects with social impact. The 800 square meter space overlooks Barcelona’s historic Plaça Reial.
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Pipoca is a Coworking space in the heart of Barcelona that offers bespoke office coworking space for all types of businesses and freelancers. The space is specifically designed to be a hub for collaboration and innovation. It actively encourages collaboration between different professionals with the aim of creating a dynamic and creative environment with continued development.
La Vaca Coworking
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La Vaca is a former dairy turned into a creative and relaxed coworking space in the heart of Poble Sec. Here you can get some serious work done and grow your network within an incredible community. In addition to all basic coworking amenities (printer, comfy chairs, meeting rooms, etc) at la Vaca you can also go for a run with the Midnight Runners or join the stretching class given on Wednesdays. Other events include the Jueves Paella, networking nights and artistic afterworks. At la Vaca you can feel at home and enjoy a bright spacious space with plenty of workstations. Last but not least there is a playstation and pool table in the basement, dogs are welcome and the cafe serves a good Italian brew.
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The Crec community lives in a converted warehouse in the Poble-Sec neighborhood of Barcelona, a cozy and open space where your ideas have no limits! CREC offers meeting rooms, a relaxation space, therapy room, an office and also a photostudio.
La Botànica Barcelona
La Botànica Barcelona is a green creative space for artists, illustrators, artisans and anyone else looking for a cozy and comfy spot to give shape, color and visibility to their work as well as a place to sell. The 270 m2 space is situated in the Poble Sec neighborhood and features an exposition room for meetings and classes, 11 large wooden desks and plenty of open space.
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Cahoot Coworking was opened in August 2018, and is a coworking space for people in tech and creative industries. The space is in a former industrial building, located centrally in the nieghbourhood of Sant Antoni, and has been converted with the help of architect Oriol Hostench. The space features fixed office spaces, flexible hot desks, meeting rooms and private offices.
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Coco Coffice Coworking Café was created to provide nomad workers, freelancers and students a flexible, well equipped coworking destination. Amenities include hot desks, a meeting room, projector, reception, air conditioning and great WIFI. Coworkers can use the space on a monthly, weekly, daily or even hourly basis. A free buffet of coffee, tea, cookies, fruits and snacks is provided.
The second home of Makers of Barcelona (MOB), with charming patios and a coffee lab to complement its thriving freelance community.
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Coworkidea is a creative coworking strategically located in the heart of Barcelona, very close to Plaça Universitat, MACBA and CCCB. The space is divided in two shared areas: an architecture hub and a digital professionals hub. However, the Cowork is open to everyone who wants to be part of an easy-going community. Wide spaces, plenty of natural light, events, workshops, meeting rooms and a chillout area to rest and share ideas with the coworkers, are some of the amenities you’ll find there.
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In the heart of Raval you can find the Coworking Space named RavalCo. Here creative minds and freelancers alike come together to work, to exchange ideas and to get their projects off the ground. What is special about RavalCo is that it is quiet and peaceful, and not crowded.
Labideas (Ateneu del Raval)
Develop socio-cultural projects in a warm environment with great community interaction. A self-managed work space where you can develop your projects or your day to day in a creative, cultural and historical environment. You can even finance your projects by developing them both in and with the Ateneu del Raval.
Sitting directly on the water and just a few minutes from the beaches of Barceloneta, OneCoWork Marina Port Vell boasts unbeatable views of both the city and the sea, as well as a gym and private event space. A partnership with Harbour Space university brings coworkers regular business and tech events from world-renowned industry leaders and academics.
Pier01, Barcelona Tech City
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Barcelona Tech City is a private non-profit organisation open to all Barcelona-based members of the local and global technology ecosystem.
Quartdenou Beach Coworking
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Quartdenou Beach Coworking is a workspace 100 meters from the sea. Our philosophy is to enhance the balance between work and personal well-being. That is why we are located in the unique neighborhood of Barceloneta, we enjoy sports on the beach, we organize yoga classes, paddle surfing sunrise’s or running at the beach. We have a shower and lockers for fixed coworkers and we have an area for coworkers with the flex plan who want to come random days. Our coffee breaks or our tupper lunch are on the beach! We are like a family, a real community with on common the passion for the sea and work at the respectful and a quiet space.
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Erra Space is located in a bright third floor flat in the Urquinaona neighborhood. Erra is seeking to build a multidisciplinary and friendly work environment.
Utopicus is more than coworking spaces, we are a shuttle for innovative and transformative initiatives; We want to transform society by generating projects that will last over time and provide social, cultural or environmental value. We are the reference in Spain in projects that combine innovation, collaboration, creativity and entrepreneurship.
Tel: (+34) 934 929 059
Barcelona Desk Rental
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A shared work space 10 minutes walk from Plaza Espana Metro, desks are €180 per month all inclusive, it is uncrowded as their are total of 10 desks to rent across two rooms, and with two bathrooms, kitchen, a large lounge, an 8 chair meeting table / area, and an outdoor covered lounge / meeting area. Situated in a listed building and with a private square within Poble Espanyol, with discount in local bars and restaurants.
Tel: +34 693 770 858
3D Coworking Barcelona
3D Coworking Barcelona is a work space for makers, innovators, entrepreneurs, self employed technologists and small companies. It offers an excellent working space and tools, as well as project mentoring, communication skills development services and other services to help you succeed. 3D Coworking Barcelona is a space created by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs with one clear focus: sustainability of the planet, and the society. For these reasons we advocate for the Economy for the Common Good (ECG) approach to business.
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Espacio MERAKI was created by Anna and Adrian, two young people tired of the conventional office model. They decided to create a workspace that empowers you to do whatever it is that you are passionate about. Their goal is to create a pleasant space where people feel free to work, create, share and give birth to links and professional synergies. Espacio Meraki has open spaces, high ceilings, plants, white (a lot of white) and areas to both work and relax.
Aticco Hospitalet is centrally located with a great connection to downtown Barcelona and the airport. The space has 1,200 m2 including private offices, coworking areas, meeting rooms and common spaces.
A Landing Pad
This coliving space offers both indoor and outdoor work spaces with fast internet & 5G WIFI. Networking and motivational events help digital nomads make the most of their stay. The minimum stay at A Landing Pad is one month.
Coworkation offers coliving for digital nomads, remote workers & location independent professionals. They have coliving options in Sarrià, Eixample and Poble Sec.
Tel: +44 203 286 0605
Lifestyle focused coworking and coliving over a 1 month period.
Also, check out these local communities for coworkers. Barcelona Coworking Days organizes regular events for freelancers, start-ups and entrepreneurs in different locations around Barcelona. The Barcelona Freelancer Meetup hosts get-togethers (co-working, lunches, evening events) for freelancers, entrepreneurs, developers, writers, bloggers, digital nomads and designers.