What is a home swap?

A home swap is as simple as it sounds. You exchange your home with another lovely person or family for a vacation. You get to choose your ideal home and location from thousands of beautiful character homes in over 100 countries, owned by the happiest community of members - so says Trustpilot!

Find your first swap

editing details in sign-up screen

Start your free trial

Start swapping today with our 14 day free trial. You can view all our homes, all over the world, and get in touch with other members.

From property patio looking into the property.

Shortlist some homes you love

Use our smart search to find homes that are just right for you in places you’ve always wanted to visit.

Discussion about a swap between two members.

Chat with the owners

Share your plans with them. Tell them why you love their home.

Swap type selection

Decide on the type of swap

You can choose either a Classic swap or a Points swap that uses our LHS Points. For Points swaps there’s a transaction fee (starting from £49) based on the number of nights you stay.

Points swap confirmation message

If it’s a match, catch it!

If a home swap works for both you and the owner, don’t delay, book your stay!

Aeroplane in flight

Get cracking. Get packing.

Check your passport. Book your flights. Pack your bags. If someone’s coming to your home, make sure you leave a few hours to get it ready.

1/6

We offer two easy ways to swap

    Classic Swap
    Points Swap

Classic Swap

You go to their place. They come to yours. Simple. Just find a home you’d like to stay in, and see if the owner would like to stay in yours. Classic Swaps can happen at the same time or at different times.

Best for

  • Main home owners
  • Flexible swappers
  • Traditionalists

In case you were wondering

coat hanger

What about my stuff?

Just clear some space in the kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms. Lock any valuables away. Here are a few tips on how to put your things away

shield

Is now a good time to join?

Love Home Swap is a community where you connect with other like-minded travellers. Our platform is designed to be social and flexible, so if you feel unable, or do not wish to travel at this point in time, remember that your annual membership to love Home Swap entitles you to 12 months of travel, so there is plenty of time to arrange trips in the future.

key

How do we exchange keys?

Easy-keysey. Leave them with a neighbour, friend or family member, send a spare set of keys ahead in the post, or install a key safe and give your guests the code.

Ready to give it a go?

Our lovely team are always here for you

Please get in touch if you…

Have any questions before you join

Want help getting ready for your first swap

Need absolutely anything else!

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. By continuing, you agree to our use of cookies. Want to know more? Check out our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy.

What is a home swap?

A home swap is as simple as it sounds. You exchange your home with another lovely person or family for a vacation. You get to choose your ideal home and location from thousands of beautiful character homes in over 100 countries, owned by the happiest community of members - so says Trustpilot!

Find your first swap

editing details in sign-up screen

Start your free trial

Start swapping today with our 14 day free trial. You can view all our homes, all over the world, and get in touch with other members.

From property patio looking into the property.

Shortlist some homes you love

Use our smart search to find homes that are just right for you in places you’ve always wanted to visit.

Discussion about a swap between two members.

Chat with the owners

Share your plans with them. Tell them why you love their home.

Swap type selection

Decide on the type of swap

You can choose either a Classic swap or a Points swap that uses our LHS Points. For Points swaps there’s a transaction fee (starting from £49) based on the number of nights you stay.

Points swap confirmation message

If it’s a match, catch it!

If a home swap works for both you and the owner, don’t delay, book your stay!

Aeroplane in flight

Get cracking. Get packing.

Check your passport. Book your flights. Pack your bags. If someone’s coming to your home, make sure you leave a few hours to get it ready.

1/6

We offer two easy ways to swap

    Classic Swap
    Points Swap

Classic Swap

You go to their place. They come to yours. Simple. Just find a home you’d like to stay in, and see if the owner would like to stay in yours. Classic Swaps can happen at the same time or at different times.

Best for

  • Main home owners
  • Flexible swappers
  • Traditionalists

In case you were wondering

coat hanger

What about my stuff?

Just clear some space in the kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms. Lock any valuables away. Here are a few tips on how to put your things away

shield

Is now a good time to join?

Love Home Swap is a community where you connect with other like-minded travellers. Our platform is designed to be social and flexible, so if you feel unable, or do not wish to travel at this point in time, remember that your annual membership to love Home Swap entitles you to 12 months of travel, so there is plenty of time to arrange trips in the future.

key

How do we exchange keys?

Easy-keysey. Leave them with a neighbour, friend or family member, send a spare set of keys ahead in the post, or install a key safe and give your guests the code.

Ready to give it a go?

Our lovely team are always here for you

Please get in touch if you…

Have any questions before you join

Want help getting ready for your first swap

Need absolutely anything else!

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. By continuing, you agree to our use of cookies. Want to know more? Check out our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy.

What is a home swap?

A home swap is as simple as it sounds. You exchange your home with another lovely person or family for a vacation. You get to choose your ideal home and location from thousands of beautiful character homes in over 100 countries, owned by the happiest community of members - so says Trustpilot!

Find your first swap

editing details in sign-up screen

Start your free trial

Start swapping today with our 14 day free trial. You can view all our homes, all over the world, and get in touch with other members.

From property patio looking into the property.

Shortlist some homes you love

Use our smart search to find homes that are just right for you in places you’ve always wanted to visit.

Discussion about a swap between two members.

Chat with the owners

Share your plans with them. Tell them why you love their home.

Swap type selection

Decide on the type of swap

You can choose either a Classic swap or a Points swap that uses our LHS Points. For Points swaps there’s a transaction fee (starting from £49) based on the number of nights you stay.

Points swap confirmation message

If it’s a match, catch it!

If a home swap works for both you and the owner, don’t delay, book your stay!

Aeroplane in flight

Get cracking. Get packing.

Check your passport. Book your flights. Pack your bags. If someone’s coming to your home, make sure you leave a few hours to get it ready.

1/6

We offer two easy ways to swap

    Classic Swap
    Points Swap

Classic Swap

You go to their place. They come to yours. Simple. Just find a home you’d like to stay in, and see if the owner would like to stay in yours. Classic Swaps can happen at the same time or at different times.

Best for

  • Main home owners
  • Flexible swappers
  • Traditionalists

In case you were wondering

coat hanger

What about my stuff?

Just clear some space in the kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms. Lock any valuables away. Here are a few tips on how to put your things away

shield

Is now a good time to join?

Love Home Swap is a community where you connect with other like-minded travellers. Our platform is designed to be social and flexible, so if you feel unable, or do not wish to travel at this point in time, remember that your annual membership to love Home Swap entitles you to 12 months of travel, so there is plenty of time to arrange trips in the future.

key

How do we exchange keys?

Easy-keysey. Leave them with a neighbour, friend or family member, send a spare set of keys ahead in the post, or install a key safe and give your guests the code.

Ready to give it a go?

Our lovely team are always here for you

Please get in touch if you…

Have any questions before you join

Want help getting ready for your first swap

Need absolutely anything else!

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. By continuing, you agree to our use of cookies. Want to know more? Check out our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy.