Chicago is arguably one of the most popular cities across the country. It is home to the mouth-watering deep-dish pizza, the iconic Wrigley field, and a seemingly endless list of sights and attractions to see.
With entertainment and activities to do on virtually every street corner, it can often be difficult to buckle down and get to work.
Fortunately, Chicago is also home to some incredibly ambitious entrepreneurs and business professionals, which means the city is stacked with some of the most beautiful coworking spaces you’ll ever have a chance to work at.
Let’s take a look at some of the best coworking spaces in Chicago, Illinois.
Platform Coworking Ravenswood
Located in the iconic Ravenswood neighborhood and surrounded by trees as far as your eyes can see, Platform Coworking in Ravenswood is the quiet (but friendly) coworking space to get things done.
Amenities include secured 24/7 entry, all utilities, and basic maintenance, printing, and free high-speed wireless internet.
Address: 4422 N. Ravenswood Ave
Pricing and Hours: Platform Coworking offers flexible membership pricing with their flex plan starting at $225 a month and a two-person office for just $900 a month.
Situated in the center of Chicago’s Financial District and just a block away from Chicago’s major train lines, Serendipity Labs is one of the city’s most popular coworking spaces. It provides everything you would expect from a top-tier workspace.
Amenities include discounts to a handful of local businesses, complimentary coffee, access to premium snacks, high-speed internet, secure printing, and 24/7 secured entry.
Address: 1 S Wacker Dr #200, Chicago, IL 60606
Pricing and Hours: Plans start at $49 a month for one visit and an unlimited coworking option for $499 a month. Dedicated offices and team rooms can be rented for $1,290 a month and $2,470 a month, respectively.
Rent24 Coworking Chicago River North
Rent24 offers the perfect blend of ambiance and practical amenities. Located in a historic red brick building that you can’t miss, Rent24 coworking space is situated in a uniquely designed loft and is the perfect blend of cozy and inspiring.
Amenities include 24/7 secured entry, coffee, printing, flexible contracts, and high-speed wi-fi.
Address: 444 N Wabash Avenue
Pricing and Hours: Memberships start at the cost of $50 per month; includes 24/7 secure access.
DropDesk is working to bring the benefits of coworking to everyone across the country, partnering with a wide variety of spaces and locations to give you access to some of the most beautiful coworking spots around.
Instead of paying a traditional monthly coworking fee, you can access their continually growing list of partners and drop by the space of your choice for a small fee. DropDesk’s partners features amenities you would expect, such as 24/7 access, free hi-speed wi-fi, coffee, conference rooms, and more.
1 E Wacker Dr, 8th Floor, Chicago, IL 60601
18 South Michigan, Floor 12, Chicago, IL, 60603
Pricing and Hours: DropDesk currently offers two coworking drop-in passes at the Coalition Space: North and East Loop in Chicago for just $6 an hour.
Human Citizen Workplace
Human Citizen Workplace offers the perfect blend of a comfortable and spacious coworking space mixed with a vibrant community that is both innovative and driven. Whether you’re looking to connect with awesome people or need a place to get things done, Human Citizen Workplace has you covered.
Address: 4101 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60613
Pricing and Hours: Community membership starts at the cost of $185 a month, and a dedicated desk starts at $335 a month. Community membership includes access from 6 am to 11 pm Monday – Friday.
Novel Coworking The Loop
Whether you’re a growing small business that needs a home or a traveling entrepreneur who needs to get things done, Novel Coworking delivers. With popular workspace amenities such as free expresso, on-site management, high-speed printers, and fully furnished space, Novel has everything you need to have the most productive day or days of your life.
Address: 73 W Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603
Pricing and Hours: 1-2 person private offices start at $499 a month. A coworking membership is $129 a month with a dedicated desk running you $249 a month. The hours to non-members are limited.
One of the most iconic coworking brands in all the world, WeWork has coworking spaces everywhere you can imagine. Their Chicago locations do not disappoint. They offer everything you would expect from one of the leaders in the coworking space, including high-speed internet, printing, a comfortable and private space, and more.
Address: 111 W Illinois St, Chicago, IL 60654
Pricing: Private offices start at $790 a month with shared spaces running $350 a month. The offices provide 24/7 secured access.
Industrious Chicago Gold Coast
Offering a perfect blend of space to relax or focus, Industrious Chicago is one of the more thoughtfully designed coworking spaces in the city. Membership perks include free breakfast, afternoon snacks, and of course, fresh coffee.
Address: 1165 N Clark St #700, Chicago, IL 60610
Pricing and Hours: Community memberships start at just $437 a month with a medium office starting at $1,391 a month. Hours depend on membership.
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LifeWorking Coworking, situated in the downtown area of Lake Forest, is a fully furnished coworking and office space that makes you feel at home. With a constantly stocked kitchen, friendly reception desk, and incredibly fast and secure internet, there’s nothing you can’t get accomplished.
Address: 717 Forest Avenue, 2nd Floor Lake Forest, IL 60045
Pricing and Hours: Day passes start at $40 and a $299 a month Life Worker pass gets you eight visits a month. For $449 a month, you can receive 12 day passes.
An independent coworking space, Ampersand is on a mission to create a vibrant community of go-getters in the Logan Square neighborhood. It is one of the unique coworking spots in the city. Whether you need a steady desk, a private office, or a place to make a business call, Ampersand has it all.
Address: 3317 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
Pricing: Day passes start at just $35 with a 24/7 Host Desk beginning at $250 a month. Standard 9-5 pm hours for those using a day pass.
A former art gallery, DeskLabs has since turned into one of the most talked about coworking spaces in Chicago. Offering four stories of space to explore and claim your stake, DeskLabs has all the dedicated desks and private offices you could need. Did we mention there is a yoga studio? They also have happy hours and a rooftop space with a view.
Address: 3033 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60657
Pricing and Hours: Community memberships start at $350 a month with access to a private office starting at $850 per month. Standard 9-5, Monday – Friday, hours apply.
A space designed specifically for writers, Writers WorkSpace is a go-to sanctuary for writers of all genres in Chicago. If you’re a writer and looking to finish that last chapter of your book, you’ll feel right at home here.
Address: 5443 N. Broadway Chicago, IL 60640
Pricing: Full-time monthly memberships start at $160 a month with a $65 initiation fee. Part-time memberships can be purchased for $100 a month.
Homiey was built on the idea that everyone could use an affordable space to connect, focus, and create. From on-the-go professionals to students, Homiey lives up to its name.
Address: 3455 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
Pricing and Hours: Unlimited monthly membership starting at just $100 a month.
Carr Workplaces – AON Center Office Space Chicago
Recently relocated, the Carr Workplace is now on the 51st floor of the AON center, giving you a perfect view of Lake Michigan. Offering 24/7 access, direct access to the Fairmont Chicago hotel, and world-class customer service, this is one of the best working spaces in Chicago.
Address: 200 E Randolph St #5100, Chicago, IL 60601
Pricing and Hours: Coworking plans start at just $25 a month while offices start at $243. You can also purchase a virtual office for $80 a month (perfect for mail, etc.)
1871 was built to help inspire, support, and equip founders with the tools and resources they need to succeed. All memberships include one-on-one mentorship, access to their one of a kind community, recruiting services, workshops, and more.
Address: 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza Suite 1212
Pricing and Hours: Night and weekend memberships start at $175 a month with a shared space going for $350 a month. Reserved rooms can be purchased for $500 a month.