Exploring Vienna’s Vibrant Co-working Spaces: 8 Gems Worth Visiting.

Vienna, Austria’s capital city, offers a compelling blend of historical significance and modern business opportunities for first-time visitors. With its iconic landmarks such as Schönbrunn Palace and St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Vienna provides an impressive backdrop for meetings and networking events. The city’s UNESCO-listed historic center is dotted with charming cafes and bustling markets, providing ideal settings for casual business discussions or team-building activities.

Additionally, Vienna’s culinary scene offers a variety of dining options, from traditional Austrian fare to upscale international cuisine, perfect for entertaining clients or celebrating successful business deals. Amidst the city’s cultural richness, opportunities abound for business professionals to engage in conferences, seminars, and industry events, further enhancing Vienna’s appeal as a prime destination for business endeavors.

But did you know that Vienna is also home to a thriving co-working community? From bustling hubs to cozy hideaways, there’s a co-working space in Vienna to suit every freelancer, entrepreneur, and remote team. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll delve into our favorites and why they’re worth a visit.

The Nest: The Neighborly Nest

Nestled in the heart of the 17th district, The Nest isn’t just your typical co-working spot – it actually is a ‘nest’, because this co-working space has a garden accommodating chickens. Featuring the charming garden complete with friendly chickens, it offers a unique touch of nature to your workday. Enjoy round-the-clock access to the facilities, ensuring you can work whenever inspiration strikes. Need to hop on a virtual meeting? Their state-of-the-art zoom room has you covered. Stay connected with blazing-fast 5G internet while sipping on complimentary coffee. Fun fact: The space has a rich history, having once been a printing hall. If you’re in the area, we highly recommend grabbing a day pass.

Impact Hub Vienna: The social & impact driven hub

As part of the global Impact Hub network, Impact Hub Vienna is a hub for social innovation and entrepreneurship. Located in the bustling 7th district, Impact Hub offers a dynamic co-working environment, complete with flexible workspaces, meeting rooms, and a supportive community of changemakers. Whether you’re working on a passion project, launching a startup, or looking to make a positive impact, Impact Hub provides the resources, connections, and inspiration you need to succeed.

TalentGarden: the modern Techie

Tech enthusiasts and digital nomads rejoice – TalentGarden Vienna is your ultimate destination for cutting-edge co-working spaces and vibrant community events. Situated near the iconic Prater park, TalentGarden offers a range of membership options, from hot desks to private offices, catering to individuals and teams of all sizes. With its sleek design, state-of-the-art amenities, and prime location, TalentGarden is the perfect place to unleash your creativity and take your projects to the next level. We chose Talentgarden to be part of this list because of their endless educational opportunities – the really have put together great programs to develop your skills.

Zoku Vienna: Work, Stay, and Play in Style

Combining co-working and co-living, Zoku Vienna offers a unique and immersive experience for remote workers and travelers alike. Located in Leopoldstadt district, Zoku features stylish apartments with flexible workspaces, making it easy to balance work and leisure. This is definitely one for visitors: if you’re looking to network with like-minded individuals, explore the local culture, or simply relax on the stunning rooftop terrace, Zoku has everything you need for a productive and memorable stay in Vienna. In our eyes, Zoku is worth a visit for everyone who wants to combine work and travel.

ZI8: Vienna’s Hidden Gem

Tucked away in Vienna’s 8th district, ZI8 is a hidden gem for freelancers, creatives, and anyone seeking inspiration and collaboration. With its cozy atmosphere, comfortable seating areas, and ample natural light, ZI8 provides the perfect setting to unleash your creativity and get work done. Whether you’re brainstorming ideas, collaborating on projects, or simply enjoying a cup of coffee, ZI8 offers a welcoming space where you can thrive. We fell in love with the local vibes we got and the lovely surroundings.

Das Packhaus: Where Creativity Meets Community

Housed in a historic building near the Danube Canal, Das Packhaus is one of the biggest start-up hubs and workspaces in Vienna. With its industrial-chic design, eclectic atmosphere, and onsite galleries, cafes, and shops, Das Packhaus attracts entrepreneurs from all walks of life. 850 creatives and entrepreneurs with diverse backgrounds, 10 hot desks, 120 private offices and almost 100 events per year, this is a true powerhouse. Das Packhaus offers a dynamic and supportive environment where you can thrive.

We are the biggest fan of their event space: 165m² flexible space for events, lectures, conferences or pop-ups. It is a bright space, full of plants and considerably furnished with pieces of Thonet (their design furniture cooperation) as well as some pieces from in-house designers!

The Social Hub: Sustainability Meets Community

Another space combining accommodation and coworking: The Social Hub Vienna (formerly The Student Hotel) is a hotel where travellers, locals and students get together to learn, stay, work and play. Whether you’re looking for a coworking space, a room for a day to a year or a restaurant to throw a party, The Social Hub has spaces for many different needs.

Close to the Augarten and the iconic Prater park, The Social Hub Vienna is the ideal base to explore this charming city. Working there, you’ll quickly become part of a global community of ambitious creatives, entrepreneurs and start-ups changing the world. Work in quiet and flexible coworking spaces or brainstorm in one of the expandable meeting rooms and head for after work drinks at the restaurant and bar. The Social Hub is growing and will soon be found in more and more cities across Europe.

 Zimmer: where design is written in capital letters

The workspace in the 8th district with 16 desks offers an ideal atmosphere for working in a creative environment with modern Vitra furnishings. 

We are stunned by the furniture in this space: The Finnish furniture brand Artek, the lighting manufacturer with a 100-year history Midgard and modern Danish design with Grid and Normann Copenhagen are exhibited in their representative showrooms called living room and dining room, which can also be booked for meetings and presentations.

We fell in love with the special design pieces and can highly recommend this space for workshops, pop ups and other stylish events.

Vienna’s co-working scene is thriving, with a diverse range of spaces to suit every taste and budget. Whether you’re a freelancer, entrepreneur, remote worker, or digital nomad, there’s a co-working space in Vienna that’s perfect for you. From impactful hubs to cozy hideaways, these eight gems offer everything you need to unleash your creativity, network with like-minded individuals, and take your projects to the next level. So why wait? Explore Vienna’s vibrant co-working community today.

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