Need to balance work and beach time in Bali? You’re in good company. Every day, plenty of remote working kindred spirits gather at the island’s cafes to work on their laptops – and squeeze in some socializing – before logging off to relax in paradise. Next time you’re on deadline, pop into one of these best Bali cafes to get your wifi and caffeine fix.
This delightful bistro has a casual vibe, as well as delicious snacks and wine to enjoy while you work. The charming French decor will add an extra sense of positivity to your workflow. Don’t forget to try the amazing desserts!
Kebun Bistro, Jl. Hanoman No.44, Ubud, Kecamatan Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Morning people, take heed: Crate Cafe opens bright and early, and the energy buzz here is contagious. You can sip on Crate’s very own coffee blend while you work. The food is great, so make sure you show up with an empty stomach!
Crate Cafe, 64 Jalan Batu Bolong, Canggu 80361, Indonesia
Buro Concept Store & Coffee, Petitenget
Buro is more than a cafe - it’s also a shop, shared workspace, and hub of design inspiration. Between working you can browse the concept store, take in fantastic art, and gaze out the massive windows. It’s all about the ambiance.
Buro Collaborative Concept Store & Coffee, Jl. Petitenget 88X | Bali, Indonesia, Kerobokan 80361, Indonesia
Ruko Cafe, Canggu
Just a stone’s throw from the beach, Ruko Cafe is your go-to spot if you want to channel some of that vacation feeling while you work. Snack on dishes made from local, organic ingredients as you crank away on your laptop. Don’t be afraid to talk to strangers: Ruko is home to a vibrant creative community, so you just might make some inspiring connections.
Ruko Cafe, Jl. Pantai Berawa No.99, Tibubeneng, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Tuck & Trap
This cozy cafe has a friendly air to it, and it’s quiet enough to dive into focused work. On productivity breaks, sample the Indonesian fare on the menu and take in the local art on the walls.
Tuck & Trap Cafe, Jl. Raya Kedampang No.1, Kerobokan Kelod, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
Coffee ‘n’ Oven
Hustling hard and in need of a pick-me-up? This tasty bakery churns out fresh bread, cakes, and pastries that will perfectly complement your afternoon coffee. If only every work session were so sweet!
Coffee ‘n’ Oven, Jl. Pantai Berawa No.51, Tibubeneng, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361, Indonesia
I Am Vegan Babe
This delightful space serves up delicious plant-based food and has some of the fastest wifi around. Oh, and did we mention the beautiful rice field views to gaze out on as you type? A visit to this place is an instant mood booster.
I Am Vegan Babe, Jl. Tanah Barak No.49, Canggu, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80351, Indonesia
If you're looking for a place to grab a healthy lunch while getting some work done, this is the spot for you. There's also more seating on the more private second floor, which is great if you need to take a quick call without being disturbed.
Gourmet Cafe, Taman Ayu Hotel, Jl. Petitenget No.100x, Seminyak, North Kuta, Badung Regency, Bali 80361