Luxury home exchange with sea views but only 1 hour to London!

Brighton home swapElegant ground floor seafront Victorian flat with balcony overlooking the sea for breezy summers — and an open fireplace for cozy winters. We also have a rather splendid rear garden, including orchard, pond, pergola, summerhouse, vegetable garden and chicken run.

We’re in a great neighbourhood – local shops around the corner, Brighton’s classy restaurants and bars ten minutes’ walk away. As British as fish and chips!

Exchange Request: Open to offers

View details of this luxury home exchange

Planning a family visit to London? This home exchange offer is the ideal base!

London House SwapLarge 4 bedroom family house in London. Large garden (with organic fruit and vegetables that you’re welcome to while you’re here) and plenty of baby kit and toys. Wifi, dishwasher, washing machine. Office desk space w computer and printer.

4min walk to the underground station giving 20 min access to central London – Trafalgar Square, Leicester Square, the theater district, London’s museums and galleries and of course the fabulous night life London is famous for. Also only 10 minutes drive to Hampstead Heath, Kenwood House and Highgate Village.

Exchange Request: Europe, Near beach, Open to offers

View full details of this home swap

Fantastic prime location in fashionable Primrose Hill – London home swap!

London home for swapFantastic prime location in fashionable Primrose Hill. There are three bedrooms, a living room and a new kitchen. The flat is moments away from all the cafes, pubs and boutiques of Primrose Hill, a  favoured haunt of local celebrities. The flat is minutes away from Regents Park, Camden market, London Zoo and Primrose Hill park and play ground. It’s a 30 minute walk to Soho or a 5 minute walk to Chalk Farm tube on the Northern Line.

Exchange Request: France, Italy, Spain, Greece

View full Home Exchange Offer

5 mins from Wimbledon! Home swap in London

Wimbledon Home ExchangeHome exchange in a green, quiet, friendly part of London. There are excellent restaurants and bars within ten minutes walk of the house, as well as a beautiful park and various playgrounds. We are ten minutes walk from both Wandsworth Common and Earlsfield train stations, which go into London Victoria or Waterloo in 12 minutes. We are five minutes drive from Wimbledon and happy to offer an exchange during the tennis championships.

Exchange Request: France (Provence) or Italy (Tuscany)

View full Home Exchange listing…

Win Win Win! 10 home swap memberships to be won!

Win-1024x768Home Base Holidays have teamed up with the travel blog OurOyster to give away 10 free home swap memberships (worth $50 each!). As a member of Home Base Holidays you’ll be able to add your home to the site and then start contacting other members to arrange your home swap vacation!

To be in with a chance of winning simply visit and enter using the competition widget at the bottom of the blog post. To enter you must like OurOyster and Home Base Holidays on facebook. For even more chances to win, like us on twitter or tweet about the campaign… however these are optional.

Enter the “What is a Home Exchange?” competition at

Home Swappers newsletter (February 2013) – out now!

Home Swappers NewsletterThe February 2013 home exchange newsletter “Home Swappers” is available to download free. Click here to view the newsletter: Home Swappers

February’s home exchange newsletter includes:

  • Featured listing: Cadiz, Spain – one of the “white villages” of Andalusia dating back to Moorish times
  • Feature article: ‘Banking’ non-simultaneous home or hospitality swaps
  • Home exchange and the single (mature) woman: useful insights from two Home Base Holidays members
  • Exclusive offer: Join a second home swap agency for free
  • EuroTravel Magazine: launch of new travel magazine

Read articles in this issue in full and previous issues of Home Swappers Newsletter, in the Newsletter Archive. Subscribe to receive the newsletter as published.