Freelancing and remote work have become quite common, particularly in light of the global pandemic. As a result, individuals and teams looking for offices that offer flexibility and networking opportunities are turning to coworking spaces to meet their business needs.
Coworking in Montreal offers stylish yet functional workspaces and a variety of options for teams of any size and in any industry, whether a presentation and meeting room is needed for a few hours or dedicated offices are required for many months. These shared spaces boast incredible views and are in coveted locations that provide a variety of amenities.
Here are ten coworking spaces to consider when looking for a shared workplace in Montreal:
Address: 1000 de la Gauchetiere, 24th Floor, Montreal, QC H3B 4W5
Located in a landmark skyscraper that happens to be one of the city’s tallest buildings, this fully-serviced coworking space in Montreal offers reception and mail handling services, furnished offices, a business lounge, a meeting room and kitchen facilities. The building is home to a thriving start-up scene and features amenities such as onsite parking, a gym, an atrium with 90-ft. glass ceilings, and an indoor skating rink. Virtual office space starts at $452/month, and an open workspace can be booked for $99/month. The offices are accessible Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Address: 507 Place d’Armes, Montreal, QC H2Y 2W8
This coworking space is situated in Old Montreal across from Notre Dame Cathedral and close to high-end boutiques and cafés. The shared space here includes cleaning, Wi-Fi, IT support, reception, security and utilities, boardrooms, break rooms, conference space, and fully furnished offices. Offering a truly flexible solution, the coworking space can be rented for months or years, and with a minimum three-month booking, it can be customized to suit a range of needs. Open workspaces here start at $150/month, and the offices can be accessed 24/7.
Address: 2001 Blvd. Robert Bourassa, Suite 1700, Montreal, QC H3A 2A6
Set amongst the city’s many skyscrapers, this shared office space has a modern interior with floor-to-ceiling windows and views of downtown. It offers a meeting room, private offices, an onsite coffee bar and kitchen facilities, along with onsite cleaning and security services, and parking and support services such as reception and mail handling. Its location in one of Canada’s most prominent commercial centres also means easy access to many local shops and restaurants. Rent for a virtual office in this Montreal coworking space starts at $367/month, while an open workspace can be booked for $99/month. Access to the building is from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday.
#4 Rue Sainte
Address: Rue Sainte, Montreal, QC H3G 1R3
Amenities at this Montreal coworking space include a 24-seat presentation room, private offices, reception, photocopying/printing/scanning equipment, a kitchen and break areas. The shared office space spans several floors in a beautiful historic building that overlooks the shops and restaurants of Saint-Catherine Street. The subway at Station Peel and the trains at Gare Centrale Station are within walking distance, and Place du Canada, Dorchester Square, Les Cours Mont-Royal and the Underground City are also nearby. The building has onsite management and office cleaning and can be accessed 24/7. Rent starts at $150/month for an open workspace.
Address: 3 Place Ville Marie, Suite 400, Montreal, QC H3B 2E3
Within a distinctive tower designed by architects I.M. Pei and Henry N. Cobb, this coworking space has several cozy common areas providing views of Champlain Bridge. Private offices, conference rooms, a wellness room, bike storage and phone booths are just some of the amenities found in this shared office space in Montreal. Onsite parking and business support services are also available, and the building is accessible daily from 12:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Rent for a private office starts at $750/month. Metro lines, buses and commuter trains are within walking distance, and there are many restaurants and shops nearby.
Address: 642 Courcelle Street, Montreal, QC H4C 3C7
High ceilings and a bold design highlight the interesting industrial architecture found throughout this building. The Montreal coworking space here offers large workspaces and lounge areas, 24/7 building access, business support, IT support and security. Hot desk, dedicated desk and private office options are available, with rent for an open workspace starting at $150/month. There is plenty of flexibility regarding rental time frames, and there are opportunities for office customization. The building is located in a quiet and charming neighbourhood near the St. Lawrence River, providing a unique alternative to some of the busier central districts in the city.
Address: 2000 McGill College Ave., 6th Floor, Montreal, QC H3A 3H3
This shared space is part of a 23-storey tower on one of the city’s most well-known streets in the heart of Montreal’s central business district. Along with modern interiors and professional facilities, this coworking space offers an onsite café and lounge area, a meeting room, a kitchen and onsite parking. Security, cleaning and support services such as reception and mail handling are also included, and numerous shops, bars and restaurants are within walking distance. A virtual office starts at $367/month, and rent for an open workspace starts at $99/month. Building access is Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Address: 1250 Rene Levesque Boulevard West, Suite 2200, Montreal, QC H3B 4W8
This eco-friendly Montreal coworking space is in a LEED Gold-certified building in the heart of the city. It offers furnished offices, a meeting space, a business lounge and kitchen facilities. Business support services such as reception and mail handling are available, and the building has onsite security, office cleaning and onsite parking. Metro stations and highways are located nearby, as are many restaurants, shops and entertainment options. Offices can be accessed from Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and rent starts at $99/month for open workspaces and $377/month for a virtual office.
Address: 6500 TransCanada Service Rd., 4th Floor, Montreal, QC H9R 0A5
Equipped with the latest energy-efficient technology and located in a stylish building designed by an industry-leading architect, this shared office space is just 10 minutes from the Montréal-Trudeau airport and offers easy access to downtown for many dining and entertainment options. In addition, business support, cleaning and security services are available, and the building has convenient onsite parking. The Montreal coworking space includes fully furnished offices, a meeting room, a business lounge, and a kitchen, and it is accessible from Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Virtual office services start at $320/month, and open workspaces start at $99/month.
Address: 2160 Rue de la Montagne, Montreal, QC H3G 2T3
Designed with creative professionals in mind, this newly renovated coworking space in Montreal provides a variety of workstation setups to suit teams of any size. It offers a presentation screen, 24/7 access, onsite security, and IT and business support services. A mix of larger boardroom areas, smaller breakout spaces and cozy lounge areas creates a multi-purpose space for working and networking. Located in the heart of the city, the building is close to a variety of shops and restaurants, as well as the Museum of Fine Arts, Concordia University and Metro and train stops. Rent starts at $150/month.