Stay in Cities Around the World

The world is your oyster.

Explore thousands of home rental and home exchange listings in cities large and small as well as true getaways in the countryside. You’ll find the ideal home in over 50 countries, some with the options of house sitting or home sharing. Staying in the personal comfort of another member’s place lets you experience the character of a real home. Start dreaming about your next sabbatical, research trip or extended travel!
Explore All
The SabbaticalHomes team photo taken during a video conference meeting.

Who Are We?

For scholars by scholars.

When she created in 2000, founder Nadege Conger envisioned the website as a way for scholars to connect, arrange affordable housing and find trustworthy tenants. Today, is still run by the founder and a creative team of hard-working, enthusiastic and diverse individuals.

This thriving hub of home and tenant listings is a unique resource with a trusted community. As the leading international directory for academic home rentals, home exchanges, house sitting, and home sharing opportunities, SabbaticalHomes makes it possible for Minds on the Move to live, work and stay all over the world. Most home listings are available furnished to ease the transition of relocating, going on leave or traveling. Search our website to find the perfect home or tenant!

Recently Updated

See what's new and exciting.

Solid Tenants

We think Sabbatical Homes is terrific and tout it all the time to colleagues! You’ve enabled us to successfully navigate uncertain Covid-19 waters. Dillinger House dates back almost to your founding of Sabbatical Homes and we decided, based on your concept, to retain the vintage furnishings, stocked kitchen, artwork, organic garden, etc. we inherited from our neighbor for academic rental, if not for exchange. It’s worked out very well for us, bringing in solid tenants and interesting people, some of whom have become our long term friends.

Lori Paul and Robert Staehle

Pasadena, CA, USA

See more testimonials