The Best Working Spots For Digital Nomads in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Digital nomads in Sri Lanka
Digital nomads in Sri Lanka | © Jessica Lewis/ Pexels | Pexels

Sri Lanka Hub Writer

More and more digital nomads are stopping in Sri Lanka on their travels around Asia. Plenty of coffee shops and work spaces have taken notice. Colombo is now a perfectly ok city for remote working and the internet is usually quite fast! There are quite a few options to choose from. Cute and comfortable coffee shops to full fledged “rent by the day” office hubs. Digital rovers are welcome in Sri Lanka, here are some great suggestions to get some work done.

1. Cafe Kumbuk

Cafe, Restaurant, Healthy, Vegan, Vegetarian

All photos sourced with permission from Cafe Kumbuk FB Page
© Cafe Kumbuk
Cafe Kumbuk is one of the healthiest places to eat in town. The decor is also quite comfy and casual, making it easy for any digital nomad to spend a few hours there. Most food is prepared with organic products and the menu is changed according to the seasons. You will never bore of Cafe Kumbuk. There are two locations to set up shop with your laptop and enjoy. The flagship shop is in the heart of the Cinnamon Garden neighborhood and the other small version called Kumbuk Kitchen is inside the Good Market Store in front of the racecourse. Both have great wifi!

2. Shaze

Cafe, Coffee, Sri Lankan

Have some coffee while you work at Shaze
© Shaze Cafe
This little coffee shop in Colombo 5 is easy going and comfortable. The staff are nice and the coffee is ok. The internet is always quite good. Shaze is a great place to get lots of work done since it’s not too crowded. If you have a sweet tooth there are lots of cakes to choose from and plenty of food as well. Shaze has a roll-up ice cream shop next door.

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