Frequently Asked Questions


What is Groundfloor?

Groundfloor is a member-only club for work and play. We provide members with design-led spaces in which to spend their time when they’re not at home. Our spaces are designed for work, socializing and wellness.

What do I do at Groundfloor?

Work, relax, eat / drink and exercise. You can also meet people and attend events. Essentially, do all the things you don’t feel like doing at home.

Who is Groundfloor for?

Groundfloor is for everyone. We’re building a club for people with an inclusive mindset who want a space to flourish and unwind around others.

How much is membership?

Membership is $200 per month, no contract - cancel anytime.

What exactly is included in my membership?

- Unlimited access to your local club - Unlimited coffee - Discounted meals, snacks and soft drinks - Unlimited gym usage and wellness classes - Access to exclusive member-only events - Lockable BYOB liquor locker - 3 guest privileges, daily

Does my membership cover all locations?

Yes, whilst your ‘home’ membership is for the location you initially joined, as a Groundfloor member you will be able to use your membership to access other locations once they open.

How many guests can I bring with me?

You can bring up to 3 guests at any time.

How long does it take for applications to be reviewed?

We review all applications individually. Our first location (455 Valencia, San Francisco) is capped at 250 members. Those who apply after we reach this cap will have their applications reviewed whenever a spot opens up.

What is the $20 application fee for?

This is our way of verifying that you’re a real person.

Can I transfer my membership to another person?

Yes, if you wish to do this please reach out to us on

How do I cancel my membership?

If you would like to cancel your membership, reach out to us on Please note, if you cancel your membership you will be placed back on the waitlist, and will not be able to skip the queue, should you wish to re-establish your membership again.

Are there corporate memberships?

No, we are a club for individuals not companies. However, some members get their employer to subsidise their membership as part of their wellness and/or WFH budget, if their employer offers this. We are both a gym and a workspace :)

I have questions, who should I contact?

Reach us on and one of our team will get back to you.

Groundfloor San Francisco

Where is the San Francisco location?

455 Valencia St. This is the block of 16th & Valencia, right next to Everlane. See here for a link to Google Maps.

How do I become a member?

At time of writing we have a very small number of spaces remaining for Founding Membership in San Francisco. We’d encourage you to fill out our (very) short application here if you’re interested in joining us, and we’ll get back to you.

What wellness classes do you have?

We offer yoga, pilates and fitness classes. These are regular throughout the week, and offered at different times of date to suit all work and lifestyle patterns.

What food & drink do you serve?

- Snack: We have a fully topped up supply of light snacks & drinks at all times - We host supper clubs and food events with our local partners a couple of times throughout the month

Is there alcohol at Groundfloor?

- We operate a Bring Your Own Bottle (BYOB) policy at Groundfloor

What events do you have?

We have a range of events on the following themes: Arts, Society, Food and Personal growth. Events are workshops / classes, speakers, mixers, parties.

What are the San Francisco opening hours?

Monday: 8AM–9PM Tuesday: 8AM–9PM Wednesday: 8AM–9PM Thursday: 8AM–11PM Friday: 8AM–11PM Saturday: 1PM–11PM Sunday: 11AM–7PM

Is the location near public transit?

Yes, 455 Valencia St is on the same block as the BART (16th & Mission) providing easy access to the East Bay, South Bay, Downtown and SFO.

Is there parking at the San Francisco location?

There is street parking on Valencia St as well as several nearby parking garages. The closest garage (just around the corner) is 16th & Hoff.

Is there secure bike storage?

Yes, we have secure indoor bike storage at 455 Valencia.

Are you dog-friendly?

Woof. (Translation, yes we are!)

Do you have showers?

Yes, we have partnered with our friendly neighbors 2 doors away, Love Story Yoga, to provide shower facilities at certain times daily.

What Covid-19 precautions are in place?

Staff, members and guests must show their vaccination status & photo I.D. before entering our space. For members, this information is collected as part of their onboarding, and for guests this is collected in advance of their visit, or at check-in. We also enforce mask usage in line with local requirements.

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  • Diverse community of friends
  • Curated, experiential events
  • Lounge and work space
  • Bottomless espresso coffee