Located on Florida’s Atlantic coast, the city of Jacksonville is home to a wide number of working spaces that let you work with all the freedom and flexibility that you need.
Great museums, art, shopping and theatre help make Jacksonville a hive of recreational activity, not to mention the beach being just a short drive away. But for the city’s freelancers, self-starters and entrepreneurs, it is Jacksonville’s coworking spaces that are their lifeblood. If you’re spending any time here and would like to find a flexible coworking space to suit your working patterns, we’ve looked into them all and picked out 10 of the best.
Located at Harbour Village along Atlantic Boulevard, which connects Jacksonville’s city centre to the area’s beaches, LionShafre combines a prime setting with some great coworking amenities. They provide access to their comfortable workstations, spacious offices and meeting rooms on a day basis, with day passes available individually ($25) or as bundles of 6 ($99) or 20 ($320). The venue’s huge atrium pumps in natural light and a filtered Keurig coffee pot stands at the ready with free bottomless coffee. There’s also plenty of room in the fridge for your lunch.
13475 Atlantic Boulevard Unit 8 / www.lionsharecowork.com
The Outpost Offices
A simple and sophisticated cowork office environment, The Outpost Offices have two locations in and around Jacksonville Beach, a short drive east of central Jacksonville. Whether you’re looking for a quiet place to get your work done or the perfect setting to meet with people, the space is designed to be both your home away from home and your business headquarters. There are offices for one or two people up to a whole team, with prices starting at $600 per month, as well as hot desking for $350 per month. Amenities include communal areas, high-speed WiFi, conference rooms, a kitchen, break areas, and parking. The venue is also home to Sway Gallery, with curated art on walls throughout the office and common areas.
Two venues near Jacksonville / www.theoutpostoffices.com
Regus have a large presence in Jacksonville, with eight venues dotted across the city. Their contemporary workspaces have hot desks, permanent desks, and private offices. Membership includes access to amenities and facilities such as printers, scanners and photocopiers, plus invites to networking and community events. Contracts are available on a monthly rolling basis, or you can ease your monthly payments by locking into a long-term contract. Prices vary by location, but in Jacksonville start at around $90 per month for full-time access to their lounge spaces and rise to $247 per month for full-time use of their coworking areas. Five or ten days a month packages are also available for cheaper rates.
Venues across Jacksonville / www.regus.com
Enjoying a central location in Jacksonville, Kuna Coworking is a shared office space designed for everybody from entrepreneurs and lean teams to digital nomad and hot desk designers. Built on the ethos that getting work done can be fun, the venue offers a range of membership packages, starting at $125 per month for hot desking, which includes Monday to Friday access, printing and conference room hours. Dedicated desks start at $250 per month and day passes are priced at $30. On-site amenities include meeting rooms, a kitchen and free parking, and there’s also complimentary coffee, tea and snacks available all day.
9424 Baymeadows Road Unit 250 / www.kunacoworking.com
Set in a lush wooded landscape in the southern outskirts of Jacksonville, members at Fresh can enjoy stunning views just outside your window while they work, helping aid their productivity. Membership rates start at $150 per month for daily access between 8am-4.30pm at any desk in the venue’s open coworking area. Members also gain access to a range of amenities and services including free on-site parking, a well-equipped kitchen, meeting rooms, a games room, an outdoor deck, lounges, complimentary organic coffee and tea, and regular Happy Hours.
9000 Cypress Green Drive Suite / www.freshcowork.com
Located in downtown and just a block away from the riverfront, this venue offers a variety of membership packages to suit every need. Workers can choose from tech-enabled smart suites, private offices, private desks, shared office space, and collaboration spaces of different sizes for short and long-term use. Their prices range between $50 per hour to power packs offering a block of 10 hours at $200. On-site amenities include high-tech security, an indoor lounge area, conference rooms, phone booths, bike storage, hosted reception, and kitchen access. There’s also a dedicated working area for working mothers, as well as an app that works as a digital toolkit that connects you to the Expansive community.
25 North Market Street / www.expansive.com
Ink & CoWork
Housed within a recently renovated warehouse in the heart of Jacksonville Beach, In & CoWork provide a creative, friendly work-focused atmosphere in which to work productively among like-minded folk. There’s no hotdesking here, with dedicated desk membership starting at $350 per month for 24-hour access to a modern desk furnished with an ergonomic chair. All members also benefit from kitchenette access, meeting rooms, shared printer use, on-site parking, coffee, water and snacks, and a weekly cleaning service. As an added perk, there are also discounts to Ink Factory Brewing on the 1st floor of the building.
602 Shetter Avenue Unit #17 / www.inkcowork.com
A modern coworking space boasting contemporary, clean, and warm design and conveniently located on the southside of Jacksonville offering easy access to the rest of the city, Convergence JAX offers a choice of individual cubicles, an open workspace, community tables, or conference rooms. Amenities include relaxation areas with multiple lounge chairs, and even an on-site coffee shop. Membership rates for access to the venue’s shared coworking spaces or individual cubicles (the latter available on a first come first serve basis) start at $150 per month, or there are day passes priced at $50 per day.
9393-2 Mill Springs Drive / www.jaxcoworking.com
The Space Between
An upscale, modern-bohemian space with mid-century modern design elements and dried floral arrangements, The Space Between is one of Jacksonville’s most innovative coworking venues. The brainchild of Jacksonville native, Brittney McColgan, it was set up to offer a community based gathering space that provides a little more space to work, plan and dream, it is used by local creators for everything from photo shoots to floral workshops. Monthly bookings are available and there are also regular events.
1024 Edgewood Avenue / www.thespacebetweenjax.com
This thriving collaborative community was created to empower women to reach their lifestyle goals, gain self-confidence, and build economic equity in the global business marketplace. It offers a choice of hot desks, private offices, and meeting rooms for rent, with coworking membership starting at $159 per month. There are also day passes for $20 and weekend passes for $60. Open 24.7, amenities include secure storage, complimentary coffee and tea, and use of printing and scanning equipment.
610 North Julia Street / www.cenconcowork.com