Seven best coworking spaces in Orange County

From flexible workspaces in Irvine to Newport Beach, here are the best coworking spaces in Orange County, CA

WeWork Park Tower in Costa Mesa, CA. Photographs by WeWork

Orange County is renowned for its charming coastal cities, sprawling suburbs, and manicured beaches, but in recent years, the OC has evolved into something new. This sunny corner of Southern California represents the latest frontier in Los Angeles’ fast-growing startup scene, luring talent and investment away from Silicon Valley and into its own sun-drenched backyard.

With fresh talent pouring out of nearby University of California, Irvine, and an average of 278 days of sunshine a year, it’s easy to see how Orange County has become a popular destination for both new businesses and established corporations looking to expand. Coworking spaces in Orange County have stepped up to meet this increased demand by providing the best workspaces for startups, digital nomads, and freelancers in need of a place to work, collaborate, and call home.

Knowing which shared office space is right for you can be key to making the most of what this location has to offer. Fortunately, you can find exactly the office space you need by taking advantage of these modern, spacious shared office spaces in Orange County. Set up a private office or work out of one on an as-needed basis using WeWork All Access or WeWork On Demand. Let’s take a look at seven of our favorite coworking spaces in Orange County.

South Coast Metro

Park Tower

WeWork All Access starting at: $299 per month

Nearby Transit: Bristol-Anton Station (55, 57 buses), Tustin (Orange County Line), John Wayne Airport (four-minute drive)

Cross Streets: Town Center Dr & Bristol St

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With the Orange County Museum of Art on one side of the building and boutique stores and fine dining thanks to the South Coast Plaza shopping complex on the other, there’s no shortage of things to do, eat, and see nearby this well connected and vibrant coworking space in South Coast Metro. Downtown Los Angeles and San Diego are also within reach, making this a superb location for businesses looking to attract fresh talent and new clients from both cities. 

Set across two floors of a 15-story building, this Orange County shared office space hosts a collection of stylish private offices, adaptable conference rooms, and bright, art-filled common areas. Cyclists riding in from the nearest MetroLink station can enjoy secure bike storage, while those who prefer to commute by car will find on-site parking and electric vehicle chargers.

3200 Park Center Dr

WeWork All Access starting at: $299 per month

Nearby Transit: Anton-Park Center (57, 463 buses), Tustin (Orange County Line), John Wayne Airport (nine-minute drive)

Cross Streets: Park Center Dr & Anton Bl

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The South Coast Metro area is known for its collection of weird and wonderful public artwork, which you’ll find around almost every corner outside. At the foot of this buzzing coworking space in Costa Mesa is the tiny Noguchi Garden, a renowned sculpture park and a highlight of the local art scene. It’s an inspiring spot for one-on-one meetings with colleagues and clients, or simply a quiet place to catch a break and refocus.

Popular with everyone from freelancers to global corporations, this shared office space in Orange County is set over two floors of the Pacific Arts Plaza and offers a host of productivity-enhancing amenities, including fully equipped printing facilities and as much micro-roasted coffee as you can handle. Bright, open-air terraces provide a comfortable space for teams to work outdoors and make the most of the OC sunshine.

Irvine Business Complex


WeWork All Access starting at: $299 per month

Nearby Transit: Von Karman & Quartz (Route A buses), Tustin (Orange County Line), John Wayne Airport (three-minute drive), 

Cross Streets: Von Karman Ave & Quartz

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This bustling shared office in Irvine Business Complex is in the heart of the city’s fast-growing tech hub, and shares the neighborhood with a friendly community of innovators, creators, and established international firms. The San Diego Freeway and the John Wayne Airport are just a block away, making business travel to and from here a breeze. Once work is done, you can hop on a scooter and ride along the scenic bikeway to nearby Newport Beach for a celebratory cocktail as the sun goes down.

Occupying five floors, this modern Orange County coworking space features a well-equipped fitness center with showers, a stunning outdoor terrace for catching some sun while you work, as well as focus-enhancing private offices and fully equipped conference rooms.

The Boardwalk

WeWork All Access starting at: $299 per month

Nearby Transit: Jamboree & Dupont (178, Route A buses), Tustin (Orange County Line), John Wayne Airport (six-minute drive)

Cross Streets: Jamboree Rd & Dupont Dr

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This shared workspace at The Boardwalk—one of the Irvine Business Complex’s largest and most ambitious new developments—attracts major players from across the finance and insurance industries. Worldwide pollster Gallup has an office here, as does global food brand PepsiCo, but don’t let that fool you into thinking this place is stuffy. Beautiful outdoor spaces and striking architectural features ensure The Boardwalk retains the laid-back energy and coastal vibe of nearby Newport Beach.

Set across an entire floor of one of the campus’ two nine-story towers, this is a large and welcoming creative space with next-level amenities that will appeal to energetic teams looking for a well-balanced workplace.

Newport Beach


WeWork All Access starting at: $299 per month

Nearby Transit: Jamboree-Bristol (57 bus), Tustin (Orange County Line), John Wayne Airport (six-minute drive)

Cross Streets: MacArthur Bl & Newport Pl

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Check into this coworking space in Newport Beach and you’ll find yourself part of a growing community of business leaders from sectors as diverse as technology, law, and real estate. Google and CBRE both have offices here, attracted by the location’s proximity to the scenic Back Bay estuary, the area’s bustling retail and foodie scene, and Redstone’s enviable transportation links: John Wayne Airport is right on the doorstep and the 73 Freeway is minutes away.

Inside this shared office space, you’ll find two floors comprising private offices and conference rooms designed to promote focus and collaboration. On-site parking and electric vehicle charging stations make for a stress-free commute.

Irvine Spectrum Center

400 Spectrum Center

WeWork All Access starting at: $299 per month

Nearby Transit: Irvine Station (Orange County Line, IEOC Line, Amtrak), Irvine Spectrum Center (Route D bus)

Cross Streets: Spectrum Center Dr & Gateway

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Located next to Irvine’s most popular entertainment hub, this stylish coworking space at 400 Spectrum Center offers some of the city’s best dining and shopping experiences right on its doorstep. Inside, things are even more impressive. WeWork occupies the 18th and 19th floors of this modern building, offering panoramic views of Orange County, which are sure to make a lasting impression on visiting guests and clients.

Those two floors comprise a collection of smart private offices, lounges, and conference rooms, decorated in bold designs that reflect the artistic side of this fast-evolving and highly sought-after corner of the city. Convenient amenities such as micro-roasted coffee, on-site parking, and secure storage for bikes ensure teams have everything they need to stay productive—especially this close to all the fun.

Spectrum Center

WeWork All Access starting at: $299 per month

Nearby Transit: Irvine Station (Orange County Line, IEOC Line, Amtrak), Irvine Spectrum Center (Route D bus)

Cross Streets: Spectrum Center Dr & Quasar Dr

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Situated in a sleek, glass tower facing the lively Spectrum Center, this vibrant coworking space in Irvine couldn’t be any closer to the action. With interior design touches and a color palette inspired by The Grand Budapest Hotel, clients and guests will come away impressed and feeling like they’ve just stepped out of a Wes Anderson mood board. To clear your head and reset, take a hike along the nearby Quail Hill Loop Trail and soak up some of Irvine’s rugged southern wilderness. 

This shared office space features a state-of-the-art gym for grabbing a late-afternoon energy boost, and an outdoor terrace ideal for team meetings, casual hangouts, or catching up on emails in the sunshine.

Whether you’re a freelancer looking for occasional meeting rooms, or a startup looking for a workspace to call home, there’s a WeWork location in Orange County to fit your needs. To find your ideal coworking space, check out all of the WeWork locations in Orange County.

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