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!
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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!

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I have been very impressed with this service and the quality of the individuals that it seems to attract. I think it has some selectivity and exclusivity which is a good thing when people you meet initially on the internet might end up living in your house! I have had great luck with foreign academics who seem to appreciate interacting with a colleague. These individuals have become professional friends. I also have worked with folks from UNC, USC and UC Irvine who come to Harvard for a year or a semester on a fellowship, visiting professorship or for a research position.

Professor Katherine K. Merseth

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

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