A coworking space is often the next step for solopreneurs or small startups that grew out of their home offices. Flexible as well as affordable terms make it possible to rent an office desk for one day, one months or more.
Being the major startup hub in Italy and one the biggest in Europe, Milan offers a good range of flexible office solutions. To ease your decision and to provide you with a short overview, we’ve compiled a list with 7 of the coolest coworking spaces in Milan.
Talent Garden TAG Milano, is composed by two campuses, Milano Calabiana and Milano Merano, of 8,500sqm and 1,700sqm respectively, and a total capacity of more than 500 people. TAG Milano Calabiana is one of the biggest spaces for freelancers and startups in Europe featuring open workspace, corporate labs, event venues, café, idea manufacturing tools, lounge areas and rooftop with outdoor activities. These campuses are part of a growing network of coworking spaces founded in Italy in 2011, now expanding all over Europe. Price range: Full-time package costs €250 per month. Address: Via Merano, 16, 20127, and Via Arcivescovo Calabiana, 6, 20139, Milan, Italy.
Cowo Milano Lambrate, is the first cowoking space to have opened its doors in Milan in 2008. It offers a wide variety of packages, from a simple desk to offices for four people. The founders of Cowo now built a network of 122 affiliated coworking spaces in 71 cities everywhere in Italy. Price range: Full-time packages vary between €160 and €200 per month. Address: Via Ventura 3, 20134, Milan, Italy.
Piano C is an innovative coworking space founded in 2012 by and for women, but it’s also open to men with kids. It’s relatively small, with desks available for 19 coworkers, but that offers also meeting rooms and space for workshops, a kitchen, a relax area, phone boot and Skype corner, as well as a “cobaby” room, where kids of any ages can play while their parents are working (that’s smart!). Price range: Full-time package costs €250 per month. Address: Via Simone d’Orsenigo 18, 20135, Milan, Italy.
Login is a 1,450sqm large tech coworking space in Milan, where freelancers, startups and small businesses work together sharing services, experiences, events and business opportunities. Among the spaces available for the coworkers there are two meeting rooms, an area for events, and a 100sqm open space that can accommodate up to 120 people. There are also other Login spaces in Italy, specifically in Turin, Cuneo and Saluzzo. Price range: Full-time package starts from €140 per month, that’s reduced to €120 p/m with a 6 months contract and to €100 p/m with a 12 months contract. Address: Via Privata Stefanardo da Vimercate, 28, 20128 Milan, Italy.
Impact Hub Milano is a big coworking space, in the heart of the Chinatown of Milan, which is also an incubator with a focus on social change projects. Part of the Impact Hub network, a global community started in 2005 with a single location, it can now count 86 spaces around the world, from Barcelona to São Paulo, San Francisco to Zurich, with more than 15,000 members. Price range: Full-time package costs €300 per month with discounts on long term membership contract. Address: Via Paolo Sarpi, 8, 20154, Milan, Italy.
Coffice is technically a café where you pay not for what you drink or eat but instead for the amount of time spent there. In the time you stay you can work, study, and relax playing some board games. All this come with unlimited coffee and tea, and a buffet of sweets and snacks. If you don’t need a space to work every day, you can pop in for as little as you want to pay only €4 for the first hour. Price range: Full-time package costs €200 per month. Address: Viale Caldara 1, 20122, Milan, Italy.
Open is a hybrid space, a bit bookshop, a bit a cafeteria but also a coworking space. In a space of 1,000sqm, with around 5,000 books, Open is visited by more than 1,500 people every week and hosts an average of 30 events per month for about 250 companies a year. You are free to work in the cafeteria, but there is also a separated coworking space that you can rent. Price range: Full-time package costs €250 per month. Address: Viale Monte Nero, 6, 20135 Milan, Italy.