A great talent pool and creative minds build a fertile ground for any startup scene. And this is what Krakow has in abundance. Poland’s second largest city is home to some of the best programmers in the world, Deutsche Telekom’s Hub:raum accelerator and is the former seat of the Google for Entrepreneurs program in the CEE region. Without a doubt Krakow’s startup scene is picking up some serious momentum so if you are thinking about settling in there for the next period of growth, here is a list of Krakow’s 10 coolest coworking spaces:
Coworking Rynek 28 – Situated at Krakow’s main square, Coworking Rynek 28 disposes of 20 workstations, fibre internet connection, meeting room and printer/copier services, shared kitchen with an unlimited amount of coffee and tea. Moreover, there is a training room fully equipped with audio-visual equipment available for rent. Known to provide inspiring work atmosphere. Costs: Monthly package is available for €115.
Bioro – Meaning office in Polish, Bioro is a typical coworking space. Dedicated office desks, available 24/7 with access to office equipment, as well as a common room with kitchen, balcony and lounge area. Professionally equipped conference room, able to accommodate up to 20 people is charged for a fee, while the opportunity to advertise the company on their website and facebook is totally free. Costs: Monthly package is available for €100.
Cluster Cowork – With 4 locations in the city, Cluster Cowork is one of the most known space among the coworking community. The menu offers hot-desks and dedicated desks, available 24/7, with a super-fast internet connection, print service and access to the kitchen included. In addition, fully equipped conference rooms are provided for organization of events. Costs: Monthly package is available for €115.
Forklog – The country’s very first “Crypto-coworking Space” is a specialized space for blockchain enthusiasts to work on their projects while enjoying delicious free coffee. Offering flexible and fixed desks with ergonomic chairs, printer/copier services, shared kitchen, personal lockers and lounge/chill-out area, Forklog is also dog-friendly. Costs: Monthly package is available for €125.
ITechcloud Coworking – Hosting a community of English, Polish, Russian and Ukrainian freelancers, ITechcloud Coworking offers a coworking space with full amenities: high speed wifi, Printing, scanning, copying services, meeting and conference room, kitchen with free coffee/tea/water and a designated area to park your bicycle and street parking. Costs: Monthly packages vary from €30 to €110.
Kalafiornia Cowork – Located in Krakow’s city center, Kalafiornia Cowork offers a fully flexible open space with desks, with an ergonomic office chair, unpaid access to the conference room, nintendo-filled lounge area, fully equipped kitchen with an unlimited amount of coffee and tea. A 2-day free trial is available. Costs: Monthly package is available for €135.
Biznes Lab – Situated centrally in the city, Biznes Lab offers 3000m2 of innovative space created for the comfort of work. Carefully designed coworking space equipped with ergonomic furniture, available 24/7, goes in hand with full amenities: printer/copier services, free coffee, kitchen, comfortable chill rooms and spacious conference rooms. Known to provide great working atmosphere. Costs: Monthly packages vary from €45 to €115.
Business link – Part of a larger network of coworking spaces, Business Link Krakow offers dedicated desk space with fast WiFi, fully equipped meeting rooms, modern facilities, high tech video conferencing equipment, free coffee and tea. In addition, members have access to the acceleration, mentoring and networking program, numerous events, training sessions and networking nights. Costs: Monthly packages vary from €115 to €175.
Milk Coworking – Hosting a strong community of IT, fashion, media and film influencers, Milk Coworking is a small, stylish and sunny coworking place, equipped with open work space with dedicated desks, fast Wi-Fi, printing facilities, ergonomic furniture and kitchen. Besides that, the space offers workshops, photo sessions, yoga and pilates classes etc. Costs: Monthly package is available for €135.
Rise – Offering friendly environment and comfortable space to work, Rise’s offices are equipped with access to the Internet, office appliances and supplies, digital printers and photocopying, while the conference room come with state-of-the-art technology. Various monthly packages are available according to customer’s needs. Costs: Monthly package is available for €115.