House swap in Bangkok

Swaphouse is a free platform to exchange homes with remote workers. An affordable, fun and unique way to travel in Bangkok 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 Bangkok

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Timezone
UTC+7
Bangkok follows Indochina Time (ICT, UTC+7).
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Main language
Thai
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Climate
Tropical Savanna
Hot year-round with a rainy season.
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Closest airport
BKK
Suvarnabhumi Airport, serving as the main international gateway to Bangkok.
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Near beach?
± 150km
Bangkok is inland; the closest beaches are on the Gulf of Thailand.
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Near mountains?
± 600km
The nearest significant mountains are to the north, near Chiang Mai.
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Local Cuisine
Pad Thai
Stir-fried noodles with shrimp or chicken; a tantalizing taste of Thailand.
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Currency
Thai Baht (THB)
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Must see
Grand Palace
A complex of temples, halls, and ancient relics, representing the epitome of Thai architecture.
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Hidden gem
Artist's House
A centuries-old wooden house on a canal, offering traditional puppet shows and a glimpse of old Bangkok.
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Water quality
Fair
Tap water meets local standards but tourists often prefer bottled water.
Home Swap Bangkok - Experience the Best of Bangkok

Experience the Best of Bangkok

Bangkok is a vibrant and exciting city that offers something for everyone. From bustling markets and ancient temples to delicious street food and lively nightlife, Bangkok is a city that will leave you captivated and wanting more.


Home Swap Bangkok - Buddhism, Art and Architecture

Buddhism, Art and Architecture

One of the must-see sights in Bangkok is the Grand Palace. This stunning complex of buildings was once the home of the King of Thailand, and it is a true architectural masterpiece. Visitors can explore the various buildings and temples that make up the palace, including the Wat Phra Kaew, which houses the Emerald Buddha.


Home Swap Bangkok - Discover the Rich Culture and History

Discover the Rich Culture and History

Another popular attraction in Bangkok is Wat Pho, home to the famous reclining Buddha. This massive statue is one of the largest in the world, and it is a sight to behold. Visitors can also explore the other temples and buildings within the complex, which is a great way to learn about Thai culture and history.


Home Swap Bangkok - Indulge in the Delicious Street Food

Indulge in the Delicious Street Food

In addition to its many temples and historic sites, Bangkok is also known for its delicious street food. The city is a paradise for foodies, with vendors offering a wide variety of dishes, from spicy salads and grilled meats to sweet desserts and refreshing drinks. Be sure to try some of the local specialties, such as pad Thai, tom yum goong, and mango sticky rice.


Home Swap Bangkok - Unleash Your Inner Adventurer

Unleash Your Inner Adventurer

Aside from its cultural attractions, Bangkok also has a thriving nightlife scene. The city is home to a variety of clubs, bars, and live music venues, where you can dance the night away to the sounds of local and international DJs. For a more laid-back experience, check out the many rooftop bars that offer stunning views of the city along with delicious cocktails and snacks.


Home Swap Bangkok - Remote Work in Vibrant Bangkok

Remote Work in Vibrant Bangkok

A popular trend in Bangkok is working remotely. With its fast internet speeds and numerous co-working spaces, Bangkok is a great destination for digital nomads. Wifi is widely available and generally reliable, with also many (laptop-friendly)cafes and bars offering free wifi for customers. There are also plenty of co-working spaces throughout the city, such as Hubba, The Hive, and The Working Capitol, which offer a range of amenities and services to make your work experience even more enjoyable.


Home Swap Bangkok - Ditch the Hotel and Try Home Swapping in Bangkok

Ditch the Hotel and Try Home Swapping in Bangkok

One of the best ways to truly experience the city of Bangkok is by home swapping. This unique way of traveling allows you to live like a local and fully immerse yourself in the city's vibrant culture. Not only is it a great way to save on accommodation costs, but it also offers a unique and authentic travel experience that you can't get from staying in a hotel.