House swap in Zagreb

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

Zagreb follows Central European Time (CET, UTC+1) and switches to UTC+2 (CEST) during summer months.
Main language
Warm summers and cold, snowy winters.
Closest airport
Zagreb Airport, the main international airport of Croatia.
Intl. train station
Glavni kolodvor
Central railway station in Croatia with international routes to Hungary, Slovenia, and Serbia.
Near beach?
± 170km
Zagreb is inland; the nearest coast is the Adriatic in places like Zadar.
Near mountains?
± 100km
Medvednica mountain is just north of Zagreb.
Local Cuisine
Pastry filled with cottage cheese, either boiled or baked.
Euro (€ - EUR)
Used by 19 of the 27 EU countries. Croatia joined the euro area in 2023.
Must see
Historic Upper Town
The city's historic and cultural heart with old churches and museums.
Hidden gem
Art Park
A park turned into an outdoor gallery by local artists.
Water quality
Water quality is monitored and is safe for drinking.
Home Swap Zagreb - A European City with Something for Everyone

A European City with Something for Everyone

Located in the heart of Croatia, Zagreb is a vibrant and culturally rich city that is quickly gaining popularity among travelers. Whether you're interested in exploring the city's rich history, trying new foods, or simply soaking up the local atmosphere, Zagreb has something to offer.

Home Swap Zagreb - Home Swapping in Zagreb

Home Swapping in Zagreb

If you're looking to immerse yourself in the local culture and save on accommodation costs, consider home swapping in Zagreb. By staying in a local's home, you'll have the opportunity to live like a true Zagrebian and get a unique perspective on the city. Plus, you'll have access to all the amenities of a home, such as a kitchen and laundry facilities, which can be a major budget-saver.

Home Swap Zagreb - Exploring the City

Exploring the City

Zagreb is a city with a rich history, and there are plenty of opportunities to learn about it. The city's Old Town, known as "Gradec," is home to a number of historic landmarks, including the Zagreb Cathedral, St. Mark's Church, and the Museum of Broken Relationships. Take a stroll through the charming streets and get lost in the city's rich past.

Home Swap Zagreb - Culture and Art

Culture and Art

If you're more interested in the city's contemporary culture, there are plenty of opportunities to experience it as well. The city is known for its thriving art scene, with galleries and studios scattered throughout the city. Take a walk through the Upper Town, or "Gornji Grad," and you'll find a number of galleries and studios showcasing the work of local artists.

Home Swap Zagreb - Working Remotely in Zagreb

Working Remotely in Zagreb

With its growing popularity as a destination for digital nomads, Zagreb is an excellent choice for those looking to work remotely. The city has a number of coworking spaces and cafes with reliable Wi-Fi, making it easy to stay connected and get work done. Plus, with its relatively low cost of living compared to other European cities, Zagreb is an affordable place to live and work.

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.