The Best Home Coffee Machines For Remote Workers

Remote workers all over the world have had to adjust to a new 9-5pm work week, no longer commuting into work or catching up in the morning before the day starts to unfold. One of the biggest shocks to the system has been the loss of access to the office coffee machine, with remote workers now needing to start their day with instant coffee or trek out in search of a cappuccino. Fortunately, there is a third option, which is why our team has fielded many customer requests looking for the best home coffee machine to introduce into their new work environment. Corporate Coffee is passionate about providing the best coffee machines and beans that facilitate a productive work setting, and this simple addition might just be what you need to shift your mindset into a remote worker. 

So, remove the Moccona from the shopping list and read on to see what we recommend for your home office coffee fix, as we showcase a variety of our best home coffee machines, both small and large and varied in their features.

Home Office coffee machines

If you have only just established a workable home office layout, you might not know where to start when it comes to introducing the best home coffee machines. The selection you see here today are some of our most popular options for small offices and home offices, so rest assured you will not be bringing an industrial-style machine into your kitchen or spare room. We have also included a range of espresso, capsule, automatic and filter coffee machines to suit every type of coffee drinker. Don’t forget to reach out if you don’t see what you are looking for here in our round-up.

1.Gaggia Naviglio – Automatic Coffee Machine

Gaggia Naviglio

If you can’t tell by sight that this is an Italian machine, you will know after your first cup. The Gaggia Naviglio automatic coffee machine is a sleek black machine, small enough to inhabit any space in your office or kitchen. Many regard this as the best home coffee machine as it is easy to use with an LED touchscreen, steam arm, and the capacity to take beans or pods.

2. Rancilio Silvia V6 E – Espresso Coffee Machine

rancilio silvia espresso machine Rancilio Silvia

Waking up with a barista-style coffee doesn’t require a big coffee machine or a complex design, and the Rancilio Silvia V6 E is the perfect example of what a compact espresso machine can be. The Rancilio name is well known in the cafe culture community, and this machine comes with all the premium technology and insulation to get a perfect cup of coffee, from bean to cup.

3. Brew 1801 Glass Jug – Filter Coffee Machine

Brew 1801 - Coffee filter system for meetings and functions

Some mornings you just want the convenience and simplicity of a fresh jug of coffee, which is what you might be used to from the office. The Brew 1801 Glass Jug filtered coffee has you covered from morning to afternoon, and is always ready when you don’t have the time to stop and prepare something more complex. 

4. Krups Pixie XN 3005 Titan – Capsule Coffee Machine

Krups Pixie XN 3005 Titan

Capsule coffee machines might be a smarter choice for your home office coffee machine if you are busy during the working hours and like variability in each cup of coffee. The affordable Krups Pixie XN 3005 Titan coffee machine is compact in design and compatible with Nespresso pods, although if you like your coffee with milk you will also need to purchase a separate milk steamer or make do at home.

5. Nuova Simonelli Musica Black – Espresso Machine

nuova simonelli musica traditional espresso machine

The stylish Nuova Simonelli Musica espresso coffee machine will capture the attention of those who know their way around an espresso machine, as it looks as good as the coffees it produces. This gorgeous machine has all the features you would expect from an espresso machine, presented in this small size and ready to make a textures latte or strong espresso.

6. Expobar Quartz – Capsule Coffee Machine

Expobar Quartz - capsule pod coffee machine

The Expobar Quartz can be found in offices all over Australia, typically used in boardrooms and function spaces to keep employees and clients caffeinated. As you would expect from a modern capsule coffee machine, the machine is easy to maintain and clean at home, with fresh or steamed milk ready at the push of a button. If you haven’t had a coffee machine at home before, this is the best home coffee machine as an entry-level offering.


If the best home coffee machine has been an elusive idea since you started working from home, assess these six fantastic options and decide which is going to work within your home office environment. Remember, our Corporate Coffee team is always available to help you understand which coffee machine might be ideal for you and can point you in the right direction based on your budget and coffee preferences. Contact us today to discuss one of these coffee machines, or learn more about these home office coffee machines here on our website, and don’t forget you can also buy your beans through our Corporate Coffee roastery

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