House swap in Japan

Swaphouse is a free platform to exchange homes with remote workers. An affordable, fun and unique way to travel in Japan and live (and work) like a local!

Discover new places

Work during the day and explore your new location in the evenings and weekends. Save vacation days by combining both!

Free accommodation

We don’t require (expensive) memberships. Swaphouse is 100% free. No money is exchanged in the entire process.

All the amenities you need

All homes feature fast WiFi and dedicated workspace(s). You can expect everything you need to live and work from there.

About Japan

Home Swap Japan - Home Swapping

Home Swapping

Japan is an interesting country. While Tokyo is lightyears ahead of the rest of the world, smaller villages hold traditions thousands of years old. There's no better way to learn about the history and authenticity of Japan than doing a home swap. Immerse yourself in a more minimalist way of life with a slower pace, and a lot of technology, and locals ready to show you the ways of their culture.

Home Swap Japan - Remote Working

Remote Working

Japan is one of the most modernized and advanced countries in Asia, making it a superb destination to work remotely. Larger cities such as Tokyo, are full of cafes and co-working hubs, and tourism is a major aspect, so networking is simple and easy. The country has reliable internet and advanced technology, making it easy to advance your online career as well as enjoy an easy way of life.

Home Swap Japan - Popular Locations

Popular Locations

Japan is like nowhere else on the planet, and retains centuries of traditions and cultures still alive and well today. From the gorgeous natural scenery to exciting cities and quiet villages, Japan is somewhere everyone should visit at least once. Some of the most popular locations in Japan are the advanced industrialized city of Tokyo, traditional villages and cherry blossoms in Kyoto, the Japan Alps village of Takayama, the towering Mount Fuji, and the temple town and UNESCO site of Nikko.

Ready to swap your home?

Join Swaphouse by creating an account. You can list your home in a few simple steps. Once that's done, begin exploring homes around the world for an exciting new and affordable workation adventure!

Need more information?

Many questions are covered in our FAQ, but please don't hesitate to reach out if you have questions about Swaphouse, creating an account or swapping your home.