Read what our talented members have to say!

From academics seeking homes near universities to scholars searching for home exchanges and swaps worldwide, our members have successfully found temporary housing for their sabbaticals, academic research, writing retreats, and time-off travel. The integrity of our members forms a distinct community built on relationships and trust.

Perfectly compatible
I found and responded to P. H.'s listing, we connected by email and met on Zoom and were happy to discover that our values and criteria are perfectly compatible.
Peter Deak
| Toronto, ON, Canada 1/5/2021
Found ideal tenants
Found ideal tenants through Sabbatical Homes. They were from Australia/UK by way of France and Belgium, probably best described as para-academics - researchers working for a European NGO and absolutely compatible.
Professor James Wickham
Trinity College Dublin
| Dublin, Ireland 1/4/2021
What would we do without you
Our tenants who were supposed to stay till June 30 announced 4 nights ago that the man's post doc contract was ending 12/31 and because of COVID he has to leave the country soon after, and we were suddenly going to be without tenants in January! I did this posting on Sabbatical Homes &... View full testimonial
Elizabeth B.
| Somerville, MA, USA 12/31/2020
One year stay
Found tenants who are renovating a home one street away, with daughter enrolled in the local school. One year stay. We found a workable compromise on the furnishings, and it's working out wonderfully.
Rose Kudlac
| Toronto,CA, Canada 12/31/2020