Paris has long been considered an intellectual hub of revolutionary ideas and creative innovation - so what better place to inspire you during your working week? If you’re lucky enough to live in the French capital, or perhaps visiting for a work-ation, we’ve got some great workspaces to suit your every need. Be sure to read to the end for more information about how to book through NearU.
For networking: Patchwork, Grand Armée - from €10pp
Just a stone’s throw from the Arc de Triomphe, this gorgeous space in Grande Armée has a great mix of private pods and shared co-working areas.
You’ll also find this space a great place to network, as the team regularly hosts meet-ups on topics from architecture and design to digital working.
For night owls: Digital Village - from €7pp
This colourful workspace located in the 13th Arrondissement was built with digital workers and freelancers in mind. They especially encourage small businesses to visit their spaces in order to cross-collaborate and share experience, so it’s definitely the place to work if you’re looking to get your start-up off the ground.
They’re also pretty unique in that they stay open till late, closing at 23:45pm every week night - perfect for anyone who finds themselves creatively charged of an evening!
For art-lovers: Patchwork, Iena - from €12pp
Set inside the walls of a grand mansion that once belonged to the great art collector, Maurice Kahn, this fun space is sure to inspire your creative juices. It also sits at the heart of one of Paris’ most famous business districts on D’Iena road.
But, if the setting isn’t enough to convince you to visit, perhaps their on-site café serving authentic Italian coffee is?
For tourists: Patchwork, Champs Elysées - from €14pp
The Champs Elysées district of Paris is perhaps one of its most famous, so what better place to call your office for the day, week or month? This location gives you great access to see some of the principal sights of the city, like the Grand Palais, the River Seine, and of course, the renowned Jardins des Champs-Elysées.
We especially love the mixture of collaborative spaces with private pod rooms, perfect for taking secure meetings, in this dreamy location.
For commuters: Patchwork, Saint-Lazare - from €12pp
Another grand addition to our Parisian list, you’ll find Patchwork Saint Lazare inside a stunning Haussmann style mansion in the 8th Arrondissement.
It’s also conveniently situated next to the Gare St-Lazare train station, which makes it a great base for getting around the city or travelling in. We love the stunning glass roof over their co-working area in this space, as natural light has been proven to boost productivity and mood.
For tech entrepreneurs: Patchwork, Nazareth - from €12pp
Situated at the heart of the Parisian technology district, this space is perfect for budding digital entrepreneurs and tech-lovers. We love the sleek design of this office, especially its use of exposed steel-like walls.
Also, why not make use of their communal courtyard area on your lunch break? You might even be able to catch the last of that summer sun.
For the café culture: Patchwork, Republique - from €12pp
You’ll find this office in the trendy neighbourhood of Republique, an area that should be on any Parisian travel bucket list if you’re a fan of French café culture; here you’ll find tons of coffee shops, cocktail bars and eateries to peruse in between meetings.
The space itself boasts a lively collaborative rotunde where you can chat with other co-workers, as well as a number of private meeting rooms for getting your head stuck into work.