The Best Co-Working Spaces in Manila
A good space to work with other people is a key component to massive productivity – and in an area like Metro Manila – a good co-working space in Manila is always around the corner.
If you are looking for your ideal space in the ideal location that can be used for an ideal price, then you are reading the right article. With that said, here are the numerous co-working spaces in Manila – from Makati City, Bonifacio Global City, to Quezon City – for you to check out!
Location: Warehouse 8-A, 2241 Chino Roces Ave., La Fuerza Plaza, Makati, Philippines
In Makati lies a space that caters to all freelancers in the city. From 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, this space can provide you the comfort you need and want to ensure productivity at full potential.
For only Php 500.00 a day, Php 2,300.00 a week, and Php 6,500 a month, you can avail its amenities such as their Event Spaces, Lounge Areas, High-speed Internet Connection, Free Coffee, Standing Desks, Beanbags, and even an on-site Café and Restaurant to satisfy your need for sustenance while working.
Location: 7F Finman Building, 131 Tordesillas St., Salcedo Village, Makati, 1227 Metro Manila
Arch Office is a coworking space that markets itself as “Your Urban Community”. This is because of its urban designs that will give its tenants a fresh new environment to work in.
This coworking space offers three (3) packages: The Flexi Seat package, the Dedicate Desk package, and the Private Office package. The Flexi Seat package starts at Php7,999.00 a month while the Dedicate Desk Package starts at Php13,500.00 a month with an inclusive 24/7 access. Finally, there’s the Private Office package which allows 100+ employees to have a workspace for only Php15,000.00 a month.
Location: Penthouse, Makati Stock Exchange Building, Ayala Avenue, Makati City, 1224 Metro Manila
Built by the AyalaLand Offices, this is a coworking space that you can definitely rely on. It offers workspaces that are fully furnished that is situated right in the heart of Ayala Triangle. Along with these are virtual office amenities, a fully-equipped meeting room, leading-edge facilities, and business service solutions.
Impact Hub Manila
Location: 5th Floor Green Sun, 2285 Chino Roces Ave Ext, Makati, 1231 Metro Manila
Impact Hub Manila is a coworking space that wishes to foster innovation through collaboration. They encourage their tenants to do this and grow together by offering incubation programs, corporate innovation workshops, entrepreneurial leadership training, and a vibrant learning community. This is only 1 of 81 Impact Hub’s in the world and 1 of 6 in the Philippines. There are two branches each in Ortigas, Makati, and Bonifacio Global City.
Location: 170 Salcedo St. Legaspi Village, 3rd floor Builders Center Bldg., Legazpi Village, Makati, 1229 Metro Manila
One of the earliest coworking spaces on this list is MyOffice – being around since 2004. It is a virtual office service that offers a unique DIY concept to workspaces to help businesses achieve their ideal office. Tenants simply pay for the type of service that they want; a place to register their business, someone to answer calls, a virtual receptionist, and more. This is a service that has been ongoing for the past 13 years – catering to multiple professionals and businesses along the way.
Aside from this branch, there is also one more branch in the same area and another one in Taguig.
Location: 7F Adamson Center, LP Leviste Street, Salcedo Village, Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines
With Scandinavian designs and interiors, this could be the most stylish choice in this list. Wouldn’t you want to look at a classy yet simple environment every day? It’s the perfect visuals you need to feel comfortable while making your mind free to think of the next big idea. Seems like the perfect place for the ambitious individual.
The rates here start at Php700.00 per month, which allows you to use Pondr as a virtual office. The Nomad package goes for Php 3699.00 a month that allows unlimited access to the space and an inclusive 5 hours use of the conference room. However, there is no dedicated desk in this package. To get this, there is the Dedicated package that goes for Php 6,500 a month which comes with unlimited access to the conference room. Finally, their Office package allows you to get an office space with a private room.
Acceler8 Co-working Manila
Location: 7F Finman Building, 131 Tordesillas St., Salcedo Village, Makati City 7F Finman Building, 131 Tordesillas St., Salcedo Village, Makati City; LG and 111 Paseo de Roxas, Legaspi Village, Makati City
Twice the location, twice the productivity. Acceler8 offers a wide variety of space opportunities, ranging from studying to co-working in a harmonious environment. With a space offering you numerous features, they can be yours to use for only Php 550.00 a day, Php 4,450.00 for ten days, and Php 15,000.00 a month, with the latter offering you an exclusive private desk and office for you.
Foxhole Business Center
Location: 1233 Chino Roces Avenue, Don Chino Roces Avenue, Makati, Philippines
This space caters to individuals who function within a corporate environment with ease. With its aesthetics representing the corporate aspects any industry has to offer, a space in Foxhole Business Center can be yours for only Php 700.00 a day and Php 7,000.00 a month.
The Office Project
Location: Alpha Salcedo Condominium in Salcedo Village, Makati City
Like all co-working spaces in general, the thing that is most encouraged is collaboration. That’s what the folks at The Office Project offer you on a silver plate.
The Office Project, known by many as ‘TOP’, is a space in Makati that enables both professionals and students to put their thinking skills to the test and turn their passions into profit. The space can be yours for only Php 100.00 for your first hour, with the succeeding hours coming at 50% of the price. All in all, rates are Php 400.00 a day for students and Php 500.00 a day for all freelancers and professionals.
A Space Manila
Location: 110 Legazpi Street, Legazpi Village, Makati City, 1229 Kalakhang Maynila
Another big name in the co-working industry, A SPACE Manila offers a wide range of business opportunities to rise from the ground up. Its corporate aesthetics can entice any professional of any industry to bring out their full potential.
For this space, a daily rate is offered for Php 1,000.00 a day and monthly rates ranging from Php 9,000 to Php 12,000.00.
O2 Space Solutions
Location: Unit 330, Mile Long Building, Amorsolo Street, Brgy. Pio del Pilar, Makati City
In this space in Makati, O2 Space Solutions offers a quiet and serene vibe for those professionals who prefer to work in that environment. In addition, this space emits a more urban atmosphere with its brick walls and large window aesthetics.
For this space, you can avail it for four hours for only Php 448.00 and eight hours for only Php 672.00.
Location: Don Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City
Palet Express is like something out of a shuttle station, which is exactly what its aesthetic is. If you wish to take a productive “business trip” without ever actually leaving the city, this space is definitely for you.
To avail for this space, billing is pro-rated. Staying at the space without the need for deposits is actually possible, though if you opt for a private office, a one-month security deposit and one-month advance would be required.
Location: 6F PDCP Bank Center in Leviste Corner Rufino Street, Makati City
True to its name, BITSPACE offers an innovative and creative approach to the space they inhabit. With great color schemes surrounding the walls and comfortable amenities, everyone can think of new and exciting ways to utilize the space.
Availing for a space is extremely easy and affordable for only Php 250.00 for half-day.
Location: 5F, 6F OPL Building Palanca St., Legaspi Village, Makati City
This space operates like a corporate tower since it offers a sleek and comfortable equipment, human resource services, and legal assistance as well. If you wish to get an extreme head-up on any industry, this space is just for you.
The Common Space
Location: BSA Suites, 103 C. Palanca St, Legaspi Village, Makati, 1229 Metro Manila; 2F Pergola Mall Aguirre Ave., BF Homes, Paranaque
If you wish to work in a distraction-free environment, this is the perfect space for you. The Common Space offers more than just increase in drive, but its amenities and features ensure that you will be able to work proficiently with ease.
Rates for this conducive co-working space is offered for Php 300.00 a day for students and Php 400.00 for professionals, and Php 4,500 a month. Different rates are also offered depending on whether you would avail for a private or shared space.
BONIFACIO GLOBAL CITY
Location: Level 10-1 Fort Legend Tower, 31st St. & 3rd Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
Bonifacio Global City, or BGC, isn’t just known for its lavish lifestyle, but also of its corporate surroundings as well. In this space, you can have all that vOffice offers for only Php 1,500.00, which includes a full office detail with your own facilities to use.
Location: 25th floor, Picadilly Star Building, 4th Avenue corner 27th Street, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig, Metro Manila
Not only are they a coworking space, but they are also a business solutions company that can help any startups with its troubles. They help out in legal business requirements, human resources, and payroll management.
Location: 47 Esteban Abada St., Quezon City, Metro Manila
If you are an aspiring individual who wishes to look for their ideal space to start their own company, look no further than east…47 East that is.
This space offers many opportunities to those individuals, particularly students, who wish to work in a space that encourages camaraderie and cooperation with one another. For only Php 300.00 a day, Php 1,500.00 a week, and Php 5,000.00 a month, you will be able to have free and exclusive use of its features such as its Lounge Areas, Outdoor Terrace, Free Coffee, and other of its amenities.
Racket Room Collective
Location: Unit 3G, Symphony Tower 1, Sgt. Esguerra Avenue, South Triangle, Quezon City
Racket Room Collective is a space is for those who wish to turn their ideas and passions into well-known names. Moreover, it encourages professionals to work with one another and establish a personal community.
For this space, a daily rate is offered for Php 600.00, Php 2,400.00 a week, and Php 6,000 a month.
Location: 3F 311 Katipunan Avenue, Quezon City
Inspired by the owl, a nocturnal bird, Cuago and its activities truly do not sleep. Open until 2:00 am, this is the space for all of your all-nighters.
Rates for availing a space in Cuago are offered for Php 60.00 an hour for a shared area and Php 80.00 for a private space.
Location: Unit 210-214 Robins Design Center, 31 Meralco Avenue, Ortigas, Pasig City
If you are in Pasig City and you find yourself wanting to engage in a good round of brainstorming, this is the space for you. Boardroom PH, true to its name, offers its freelancers various opportunities to put their ideas into fruition. The space can be yours to use for only Php 450.00 a day and Php 7,000.00 a month.
A Clean and Well-Lighted Place for Work
Location: 27th Floor Jollibee Plaza, F. Ortigas Jr. Rd., Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Believe it or not, this is the actual name of the space, which hails from Pasig City. This space stays true to its name, with its features being clean and the lighting making it an ideal place to work and/or study.
For only Php 100.00 an hour, this space can provide you with all that you need to make your workday as productive as possible.
Location: Unit 301, 3 Brixton St., Kapitolyo, Pasig 1603, Philippines
Since 2011, this space has offered all the essentials to every start-up company. co.lab, short for ‘Company Lab’, is Metro Manila’s very first co-working space and it hasn’t slowed down since. If you wish to avail for a space and use its various amenities (e.g. Lounge Area/s, Free Coffee, High-Speed Internet Connection, etc.), it can be yours for Php 2,500.00 a week and Php 6,500.00 a month.
Location: Branches in Manila, Pasay City, Pasig City, and Makati City
When someone mentions this particular space, everyone knows that they can be relied on. With Regus’ amenities and their many opportunities, they are all yours to grasp for only Php 60.00 to Php 300.00.
Location: 3rd Floor Unit HI CBC Corporate Center, 724 Shaw Boulevard, Mandaluyong, 1555 Metro Manila
Builtable Coworking is the best place for creators. Staying true to their tagline, “Make it Builtable”, they definitely provide innovators with the opportunities and equipment they need to build their creations.
Renting a space starts at a rate of Php100.00 per hour and Php 500.00 for a whole day. On the other hand, monthly rates range from Php4,000.00 to Php8,000.00 – depending on how many days in a week it will be used.
Location: 3F, Unit A, 251A, Aguirre Avenue, BF Homes, Paranaque, 1720 Metro Manila
Looking for a workplace that offers both fun and focus? Then, there is no doubt that Workplays is the perfect coworking space for you. With its aesthetic designed place that is sure to instantly relieve your stress, you will definitely be able to get your job done so you can enjoy a chat or even some games with your co-tenants.
Renting a space here starts from Php 250 for half-day, Php 400 for a whole day, and Php 4, 000 for a month.
Location: Ground Floor CTP Alpha Tower, Investment Drive, Madrigal Business Park, Ayala Alabang, Muntinlupa City
Currently the only coworking space in Alabang – it’s a great workspace for the budding entrepreneur that lives within the area. Unlike most coworking spaces, SocialSpace discourages the use of a dedicated desk. Instead, they designed their workspace to have multiple shared areas so that tenants can easily engage in conversations and even collaboration.
Their space rent prices are as follows: Php 300.00 for a Half-Day Pass, Php 500.00 for an All-Day Pass, Php 3,999.00 for SpaceMan Pass, Php 1,200.00 for a Saturday Squad Monthly Membership, and Php4,000.00 for an Access Monthly Membership.
These spaces make up the Metro’s productive force, encouraging anyone – from freelancers, professionals, to students – to gather around and share their creative ideas.
Know any other spaces in Metro Manila? Feel free to share in the comments below!