WeWork coworking space review
These workspaces offer community and collaboration — but they can also be loud.
WeWork offers coworking spaces and flexible office solutions in hundreds of locations around the world. You can rent a desk or office or just pay for a basic membership that allows you to attend community and networking events put on by the company.
WeWork locationsWeWork is an international company with locations around the world. In the US, it has locations in 34 cities as of September 2019, with plans to expand to additional cities in the near future.
What amenities does WeWork offer?
Amenities differ depending on the WeWork location you choose, and may cost extra. Amenities offered at WeWork locations include:
- Front desk service.
- Mail services.
- Community managers and a steady stream of professional and social events to help you network.
- Common areas and kitchen facilities with fresh fruit, water, craft beer and coffee.
- Access to the WeWork global network.
- Phone booths, meeting rooms, office supplies and 24/7 building access.
- Bike storage.
|Membership type||Cost per month||Description||Includes|
|We Membership||From $45||This is the basic membership option for customers who want access to WeWork amenities and events but don’t need workspace on a regular basis.|
|Hot desk||$260 - $630, depending on location||A hot desk allows you to take any available spot in the common area of your WeWork location, but you’ll need to pack up your belongings at the end of each day.|
|Designated desk||$370 - $890, depending on location||This type of membership comes with an assigned desk in a shared office, so you won’t need to pack up your belongings at the end of each day.|
|Private office||$470 - $1,250 for a one-person office|
Contact WeWork for price information on office space for multiple team members
|This can be a private office just for one person or a workspace for a growing team.|
|Enterprise solutions||Varies based on size. Contact WeWork for a quote.||WeWork‘s office suites cater to companies of between 20 and 250. You’re able to choose your office layout and personalize it with branding or specific technical solutions.|
For companies looking for a more permanent solution, WeWork can help you scout real estate locations, design a new office and manage it.
|Amenities vary based on the type of enterprise solution you choose.|
*Prices may be higher in some locations and were last checked 9/30/19
What do customers say about WeWork?
As of September 2019, WeWork has a score of 2 out of 5 stars on Trustpilot with 59 total reviews. 58% of customers have given it just 1 star, with most negative reviews focusing on workplaces that are too loud and lack privacy, even in the private offices. A handful of customers have also complained that WeWork staff members were rude and unprofessional.
On the other end of the spectrum, 24% of reviewers gave WeWork a perfect 5 out of 5 stars. Positive reviews mention the networking opportunities and sense of community that come with renting office space from the company.