Coworking spaces, enterprise and innovation centres

This is a list of hot-desking centres, co-working spaces, collaborative work-spaces, shared workspaces, serviced offices, and enterprise centres and business-incubator hubs in Galway city.  It includes information about car-parking, and how to get there using public transport.

Some offices are open to any company or person who wants to rent office space.    Others are targeted at particular groups (eg startups, technology companies).  Facilities, length of leases and prices vary widely between the sites - contact them for details.


Map Key

Place Public Transport informationNearest car parking
1 Westside Enterprise Centre See the Westside neighbourhood mapParking in the complex
2 NUIG Business Innovation Centre - Ignite Technology Transfer Office See the University / NUIG neighbourhood mapSome parking in NUIG for eligible people - otherwise Cathedral or Dangan
4 Bank of Ireland Startlab and Workbench Now located on the 1st floor of the BOI branch in Mainguard St (previously in Eyre Square.Market Street carpark, or Jury's Inn multi-story carpark.
5 Portershed From Eyre Square, go down the lane beside the Meyrick Hotel to the railway station carpark.  The Portershed is on the right side, near the back.Some parking available on-site.   Otherwise Eyre Square multi-story.
6 See the Ballybrit Neighbourhood MapAmple parking in the estate
7 The Plaza Office Suites See the Terryland neighbourhood mapLimited on-site parking - Dyke Rd carparks (across the road)
8 Gray Office Park See the Terryland neighbourhood mapLimited on-site parking - Dyke Rd carparks (across the road)
9 Level One - Liosbaun and InnovaRooms See the Liosbaun  neighbourhood mapSome parking in the estate -includes multi-story
10 Galway Technology Centre See the Wellpark neighbourhood mapSome parking in the estate
11 Innovation Hub, GMIT See the New Mervue neighbourhood mapSome on-site parking in GMIT
12 Ballybane Enterprise Centre See the Ballybane neighbourhood mapParking at the door
13 Tara Rock 7 See the Parkmore neighbourhood mapParking in the estate
14 Level One - Parkmore See the Parkmore neighbourhood mapParking in the estate
15 Bracken Enterprise Centre See the Shantalla neighbourhood mapUniversity Hospital or the Cathedral Carpark
16 Black Gate Cultural centre and creative office Approx 3 minutes walk form Eyre SquareMarket St or Cathedral carparks
17 Ross House Office Centre Approx 3 minutes walk form Eyre SquareEyre Square Multi-story
18 WestWorks co-working spaceApprox 15 minutes walk form Eyre Square, or 10 minutes from the CathedralJury's Inn Multi-story

See also

Industrial estates and business parks   

Carparking buildings

Car and bicycle rental locations

City bus services -- Regional/National bus services

outside view of the Portershed innovation centre in Galway city
The Portershed innovation centre - at the back of the Ceannt Station carpark.