House swap in Gent

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

Home Swap Gent - Shop, Play, and Explore in Gent

Shop, Play, and Explore in Gent

Welcome to Gent, a charming city located in the Flemish region of Belgium! With its rich history, beautiful architecture, and delicious cuisine, Gent is a popular destination for travelers looking to explore the country's cultural and artistic heritage. Here are some must-see attractions and activities in Gent:


Home Swap Gent - A Walk Through History

A Walk Through History

Gent is home to a number of historic landmarks and museums, including the Castle of the Counts, a medieval castle that now houses a museum of art and history. The St. Bavo's Cathedral, a stunning Gothic cathedral with a beautiful interior, is a must-see for any history lover. And the Graslei, a picturesque waterfront area lined with historic houses, is a great place to take a leisurely stroll.


Home Swap Gent - Art and Culture

Art and Culture

Gent is home to a number of world-class museums, including the Museum of Fine Arts, which houses an impressive collection of Flemish and European art. The Design Museum Gent, located in a former textile factory, showcases the history and evolution of design. And the STAM, the city's museum of history and culture, offers a fascinating look at the city's past and present.


Home Swap Gent - Food and Drink

Food and Drink

The city is known for its delicious cuisine, and a visit to the city isn't complete without trying some of the local specialties. Don't miss the chance to sample some of the city's famous chocolates, waffles, and beer, and be sure to visit one of the many charming outdoor cafes to rest your feet and enjoy a refreshing drink.


Home Swap Gent - Shopping and Nightlife

Shopping and Nightlife

Gent has a variety of markets, boutiques, and department stores to choose from, making it a shopper's paradise. In the evening, head to one of the city's many bars, clubs, or live music venues to experience the local nightlife. And if you're in town during the summer, don't miss the Gentse Feesten, a series of concerts and events that take place throughout the city.


Home Swap Gent - Work and Explore in Gent

Work and Explore in Gent

Gent is a great city for those looking to work remotely, with a variety of co-working spaces and cafes offering fast internet and a variety of amenities. Some popular co-working spaces in Gent include Coworking Gent, Work Lab, and The Office. These spaces typically offer a variety of membership options, including daily, weekly, and monthly passes, and may also offer additional services such as printing, meeting rooms, and networking events.


Home Swap Gent - Get the Most Out of Your Remote Work Stay

Get the Most Out of Your Remote Work Stay

Home swapping is another option for those looking to work remotely in Gent while saving money on accommodation. Keep in mind that home swaps typically require some flexibility in terms of dates and length of stay, as you will need to coordinate with the other party. However, if you are able to plan ahead and are open to different options, home swapping can be a great way to experience the city on a budget while enjoying all the amenities of a local home.

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.