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We've all been in that position in a hotel right? The one where you've been promised a 'stunning sea view' only to be met on arrival with a very distant, faint blue spec, which the front desk insists is the ocean. In honour of this conundrum we've rounded up five of our favourite rooms with a view, because with real homes, real photos and real views, home exchange is making it a thing of the past.

Sun, ski and perfect hosts in Sixt Fer à Cheval

Published in Homes We Love

Home swapper Justine Tyerman set off on an alpine adventure this winter, discovering the wonders of the French, Swiss and Italian alps during a month long ski trip. Along with kindly sharing her review of her swap to a beautiful chalet in Grimentz, she's also shared her experience on her points...

Perfect powder skiing in Grimentz

Published in Homes We Love

With the ski season in full swing, Justine Tyerman set off on an alpine adventure; the highlight of which was her seven-day Points trip to little-known Grimentz. Thanks to perfect powder and clear-blue skies, Justine had an amazing trip. Here she shares her swap story with us.

Home of the Week: Nicoya Peninsula

Published in Homes We Love

"Casa Flotanta" - The Floating House - gives guests the impression of hovering above the canopy of the jungle, just minutes from Costa Rica's most stunning beaches on the Nicoya Peninsula.

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