House swap in Sydney

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

Sydney follows Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST, UTC+10) and switches to UTC+11 (AEDT) during summer months.
Main language
Oceanic / Temperate
Mild winters and warm summers.
Closest airport
Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, Australia's busiest airport.
Near beach?
Sydney is coastal with famous beaches like Bondi Beach and Manly Beach.
Near mountains?
± 200km
The Blue Mountains lie to the west of Sydney.
Local Cuisine
Meat Pie
Savory pie filled with meat and gravy; a down-under favorite!
Australian Dollar
Australian Dollar (A$ - AUD)
Must see
Opera House
A world-famous architectural marvel and performing arts venue on Sydney Harbour.
Water quality
Water is sourced from natural catchments and is treated to meet strict quality standards.
Home Swap Sydney - Discover the Many Charms of Sydney

Discover the Many Charms of Sydney

Sydney, the capital of New South Wales, is a city that has it all - stunning beaches, world-class dining, and a vibrant arts scene. Whether you're visiting for a weekend or a week, you'll never run out of things to do and see in this iconic city.

Home Swap Sydney - Explore the Iconic Sydney Opera House

Explore the Iconic Sydney Opera House

No trip to Sydney is complete without a visit to the iconic Sydney Opera House. This architectural masterpiece, designed by Danish architect Jørn Utzon, is home to a variety of performances, including opera, ballet, and concerts. Take a tour of the Opera House to learn about its history and design, or see a show and experience the magic of live performance.

Home Swap Sydney - Stroll Through the Royal Botanic Garden

Stroll Through the Royal Botanic Garden

If you're in need of some green space, look no further than the Royal Botanic Garden. Located in the heart of the city, this sprawling garden is home to thousands of plants, flowers, and trees. Take a leisurely walk through the gardens and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, or join a guided tour to learn about the flora and fauna of the garden.

Home Swap Sydney - Hit the Beach

Hit the Beach

Sydney is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, and it would be a shame not to take advantage of them. Bondi Beach is a must-visit, with its golden sands and crystal-clear water. Take a dip in the ocean or learn to surf, or just relax on the beach and soak up the laid-back atmosphere. Other popular beaches in the area include Manly Beach and Coogee Beach.

Home Swap Sydney - Dive into the Diverse Cuisine of Sydney

Dive into the Diverse Cuisine of Sydney

Sydney is a melting pot of cultures, and this is reflected in the city's diverse neighborhoods and cuisine. Head to Chinatown for authentic Chinese food, or try the Greek eats in Newtown. For a true taste of Sydney, grab some fish and chips and sit by the harbor to watch the sunset. No matter what you're in the mood for, Sydney has a neighborhood and a restaurant to suit your tastes.

Home Swap Sydney - Live Like a Local with Home Swapping

Live Like a Local with Home Swapping

If you're planning an extended stay in Sydney and want to immerse yourself in the local culture, consider home swapping. This increasingly popular option allows you to trade homes with a local, giving you the opportunity to live like a true Sydneysider. Not only will you get to experience a new city from a local perspective, but you'll also save money on accommodation costs.

Home Swap Sydney - Work Remotely in Sydney

Work Remotely in Sydney

Sydney is a hub for remote work, with many professionals taking advantage of the city's high-quality internet and co-working spaces to do their job from anywhere. So, if you're a digital nomad or just looking to work remotely for a bit, Sydney is a great place to do it. With its beautiful beaches, vibrant culture, and endless dining options, you'll never be at a loss for things to do while you 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.