Sick of dealing with snail-paced internet connections and noisy cafes? It’s time to get with the program and head to your nearest coworking space. Here are just a few in Makati that you should check out:
20F Citibank Center Building,
8741 Paseo de Roxas Avenue, Makati City
If your work hours are unusual, a workspace that maintains regular office hours just can’t cut it. Arch Offices offers 24/7 access and everything else that you need to stay productive: fast internet, free-flowing coffee, meeting rooms, and more. It doesn’t hurt that the interiors are extra fab. Rates start at P9,599/month.
110 Legazpi Street,
Legazpi Village, Makati
One of the OG coworking spaces in the country, ASpace’s first branch is conveniently located just across Greenbelt 5 (it also has branches in Poblacion and BGC). It’s got a good variety of workspaces — from swings to outdoor desks, so you’re bound to find the right space for whatever work mood you’re in. If you opt for a dedicated desk, you’ll also get free access to their events. Rates start at P550/day.
92 Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave, Makati
With bright, minimalist interiors and affordable rates, CoSY gives you the flexibility to pop in and get work done in just a few hours (possibly while lounging on one of their bean bags), or stay for the whole day at one of their dedicated desks. It also has a laundry area, so you get to work and do laundry at the same time. Nifty, eh? Rates start at P300/three hours.
The Office Project
Unit 1C Alpha Salcedo Condominium,
Not a lot of coworking spaces offer hourly rates, but The Office Project does that, letting busy go-getters drop by to get a bit of work done in between other engagements. The space boasts ergonomic and standing chairs, as well as a kitchen and personal lockers. And the office is pet-friendly, so go ahead and bring your furbaby to work! Rates start at P100/hour.
OPL Building, 100 C. Palanca,
Legazpi Village, Makati
Penbrothers is a service provider that helps small companies and startups by providing business solutions. Apart from that, their Legazpi office has 200 coworking space seats right in the heart of the action, so you can mingle with like-minded individuals as you get things done. Rates start at P620/day.
Warehouse 8-A, La Fuerza Plaza
2241 Don Chino Roces, Makati
Are regular coworking spaces a tad too cramped for you? If you need space, Warehouse Eight has got plenty of it. Located in the artsy La Fuerza Plaza compound, Warehouse Eight has got high ceilings and lots of floor space, so you’ve got a lot of room. It’s also got a bookstore right at its doorstep, so just in case you need a break from your screens, you’re pretty much covered. Rates start at P500/day.
M1 Tower, H.V. Dela Costa, Makati
With high-speed internet, super chic interiors, and reasonable rates, Work Folk has got all the essentials a digital nomad could possibly need for a productive day. They also have a good range of coworking plans to choose from, so you won’t have to pay more than what you need. Students get a 30% discount for their monthly open desk plan. Rates start at P250/three hours.