Often overshadowed by its larger and better-known neighbour Milan, Turin is nurturing a growing startup community, filled with regular tech events and support initiatives. The industrial city and the entrepreneurial spirit of its locals is boosted by world-class polytechnic schools and the oldest and biggest Italian University Incubator I3P, and Microsoft Innovation Center Torino. So if you like Pannacotta and enjoy Fiat 500 rides, head to Turin and take a look at the 10 best coworking spaces in the city:
Spazio 19 offers a professional and working environment for both individuals and teams, in the format of open space desks and private rooms. All members have access to the common services and facilities, including print/scan/copy services, lockers, kitchen, chill-out area, 3 meeting rooms and a multi-functional area, adjustable to members’ needs. Costs: Monthly packages vary from €90 to €180.
Talent garden: As part of the global network of Talent Garden venues, the Turin-based campus provides a 24/7 access to an open space for coworking, fablab, relaxation area, TAG Café, meeting rooms and classrooms. Members get a free coffee in the garden, attend an Innovation School class in the amphitheatre or participate in one of the networking events held regularly. Costs: Monthly packages vary from to €150 to €250.
Toolbox: Spreading over 8,000 m2, Toolbox is a creative hub for work, encompassing FabLab (3D printing workshop), Print Club (graphic arts lab), Casa Jasmina (event space), Steam lab and Turn into coders school. Coworking is available in an open space, with access to kitchen, locker, ping-pong table, outdoor terrace, and a calendar of over 300 events a year. Costs: Monthly packages vary from to €100 to €250.
Login: Located in the historic center of the city, Login obliges interested parties to purchase an annual membership of € 30 in order to access their facilities. Once a member, you will have fast wifi to plug into, printing facilities on hand, fully- equipped meeting room availability, access to Open Space (exhibitions) and Meetup Space (presentations, training). Costs: Monthly packages vary from to €100 to €150.
Ultraspazio is one of the coolest coworking spaces in the city. Modular design, multifunctional nature and tailor-made arrangements in addition to the full package: offices, meeting rooms, project rooms, roof terrace events, food area, cafè, relax space, yoga room, informal meeting area, bicycle parking. Costs: Monthly packages vary from to €100 to €200.
Al dudes: Al Dudes is a creative, multifunctional and dynamic space hosting a community of freelancers, teachers and start-ups. A rather small space of 10 comfortable workstations and a large meeting room is available for members, along with a kitchen, wi-fi, photocopier/printer, bike parking. Al Dudes also is home to a language school and a communications agency. Costs: Monthly packages vary from to €100 to €180.
Impact Hub: The Turin branch of the global network is designed to flexibly accommodate all the daily activities of an office, with the addition of stimulating events, workshops and training within a unique ecosystem of professionals and opportunities. Coworking station, kitchen, relaxation area, meeting room and free coffee are guaranteed. Costs: Monthly packages vary from to €67 to €90.
Blisscoworking offers open desk space and private offices, as options for coworking. Workstations are available 27/4 and they come with free access to relaxation areas, use of printers and photocopiers and wifi. Private offices are air-conditioned, soundproofed and equipped ergonomically. Meeting room and photoshoot room are available for additional cost. Costs: Monthly packages are available for €100.
Coworking 599 Europa: In Coworking 599 Europa there is over 1000 m² dedicated to shared working spaces made up of 12 private offices, 2 open space areas, 2 meeting rooms, 1 warehouse space as well as 2 fully equipped event spaces. Full amenities are included in the monthly cost, such as lockers, copying services, kitchen and lounge area. Costs: Monthly packages are available for €100.
Adfarmandchicas is a creative agency based in Turin, which has opened its doors to coworking individuals. Open space desks are available, along with printer/scanner/photocopier services, fully equipped kitchen, relax area and an unlimited amount of coffee. Possibility for cooperation and networking with creatives is a big plus. Costs: Monthly packages are available for €180.