Are you looking for the perfect escape for an ideal working holiday? With an outstanding portfolio of luxury villas in prime destinations such as Sri Lanka, Bali & Lombok, the Maldives, India, Thailand, and Japan, Elite Havens offers up the very best in idyllic holiday spots for digital nomads and remote workers.

Famous for its endless beaches, welcoming people, delectable vegetarian cuisine and ancient ruins, Sri Lanka is a country rich in culture and diversity. It’s the perfect hub to work remotely while enjoying leisure time exploring. Located in the charming coastal city of Galle, No. 39 Galle Fort is a three bedroom heritage townhouse nestled within the fort walls of a 17th century UNESCO World Heritage Site. The perfectly restored townhouse provides a charming atmosphere to work in with direct access to all that Galle Fort has to offer.

No. 39 Galle Fort

Bali, the Island of the Gods, is home to an ancient culture and some of the best beaches in the world. A favourite amongst digital nomads and remote workers, Bali is known for its warm hospitality, unique heritage and of course, its stunning surf. For remote workers looking to catch a few waves in between work assignments, there is no better spot than Villa Adenium. Located close to the beach, this four bedroom villa showcases sweeping ocean views and relaxed, comfortable living.

Villa Adenium

The enticing natural beauty of Lombok, located approximately five hours from Bali by ferry, is sure to please those seeking a quieter holiday in a stunning tropical paradise. The laidback vibe of Lombok is as enticing as it is inspirational. Remote workers and digital nomads can relish in a simpler way of life while relaxing in a luxury villa with a private pool. Located on the absolute beachfront, Villa Sapi is fully staffed and features six bedrooms. A member of the Elite Havens Signature Collection, this villa is a breathtaking escape. Villa Sapi is a true masterpiece of design, and is sure to inspire creativity as well as offer an indulgent holiday.

Villa Sapi

Exploring the white sand beaches and the amazing underwater world of the Maldives is surely on every traveller’s bucket list. Remote workers in need of a truly luxurious holiday and relaxing place to work will fall in love with Amilla, a four bedroom villa residence. Featuring direct access to the beachfront, a private pool, an elite concierge and daily breakfast, Amilla offers up the ultimate tropical island experience. Once the work day is finished, take some leisure time by the private pool or splash in the waves. As the Maldives has some of the most pristine coral reefs in the world, make sure to take in a dive or go snorkelling as life doesn’t have to be all about work. It should be about fun in the sun, too!


India is diverse enough to offer something for every type of traveller. It is a hot spot for remote workers and digital nomads who are keen to delve into a sensory overload of culture while enjoying magnificent landscapes and of course, some of the most delicious food in the world. North Goa is a beach bum’s dream. For those looking to soak up the sun in between work assignments, the comfortable luxury of Fonteira Vaddo is sure to please. The spacious three and four bedroom villas can be rented individually or together for larger groups. As soon as the work assignments are completed, do check out the neighbourhood’s hip restaurants, clubs and bars.

Fonteira Vaddo

Known as the Land of Smiles, Thailand is a popular tourist destination in Southeast Asia. Remote workers and digital nomads looking to enjoy an island holiday are sure to be charmed by the luxury villas available on both Phuket and Koh Samui. While the two islands are entirely different, they both offer up warm Thai hospitality and lavish experiences.

For remote workers travelling with their families, Koh Samui is a mesmerizing Family Funcation destination. The ultra-luxurious Baan Puri boasts four to six bedrooms and is spacious enough for the family to spread out and relax without disturbing any remote work that has to be done. Located on the absolute beachfront of Lipa Noi, on Samui’s west coast, Baan Puri boasts a private pool and luxurious amenities such as a private chef and elite concierge.

Baan Puri

Phuket is the perfect holiday haven for those wishing to indulge in the finer things in life. The island truly offers up something for everyone including yacht cruising, world-class spas and outstanding eco adventures. If you are looking to do some networking while on your working holiday, it should be noted that Phuket has a vast remote worker and digital nomad community. Located in the popular Surin Beach neighbourhood, Baan Surin Sawan is a four bedroom villa with an exquisite sea view and nestled into the tropical hillside. A wonderfully tranquil setting and contemporary Thai design make for easy yet luxurious living. Baan Surin Sawan truly boasts an excellent atmosphere that is sure to seamlessly meld work and play.

Baan Surin Sawan

The Land of the Rising Sun, Japan is an intriguing country with a rich culture, unique hospitality, exquisite cuisine and majestic landscapes. Nature lovers will find their own paradise in Hirafu Village, a charming destination in Niseko prefecture known for its spectacular summer and winter seasons. Seshu Chalet is a stunning five bedroom chalet spread across three floors which incorporates a sustainable design with stylish interiors. Remote workers can enjoy all of the amenities the chalet has to offer such as ski shuttle service and elite concierge while enjoying the fact that the chalet is close to restaurants, bars and boasts great mountain views.

Seshu Chalet

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