In Australia and New Zealand, summer is finally here, and there’s no better time to start planning a getaway. You can travel locally this year, get a much-needed change of scenery, and stay in a gorgeous home with a pool!
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Here is a sampling of the stunning homes down under that are available for an exchange this summer. There are thousands to choose from, so join the HomeExchange community today and plan an unforgettable local summer vacation!
Mosman, New South Wales
This spacious four-bedroom home is a luxurious summer getaway, with a pool, terrace, and sun-filled garden. The master bedroom has a balcony overlooking the city skyline, and you'll be close to the beach so you can catch plenty of summer rays.
Drummond Cove, Western Australia
Nestled in a quiet neighborhood, this beach house has spectacular views of the ocean and a large balcony where you can enjoy the sunset. You can prepare your own meals in the spacious, fully equipped kitchen, and when it's time to head outside the home has snorkeling, fishing, surfing, and camping gear to borrow.
This home is a piece of paradise on the Southern Gold Coast, with an ocean view and sea breezes. The house is just a few minutes from beautiful beaches, rainforest, rivers, and amazing restaurants, so you'll have no shortage of things to do.
This luxurious four-bedroom home has something for everyone, with a saltwater solar heated pool, nearby world-class restaurants, and excellent cycling trails. Unplug, spend time with loved ones making memories, and have the summer vacation you deserve.
Whakamarama, Bay of Plenty
The views from every room of this New Zealand home are breathtaking, overlooking the sea to Matakana Island and Mount Maunganui. The home is a private hideaway with outdoor entertaining areas and many beaches and other outdoor activities nearby.
This small, cozy pool house has stunning views and lovely outdoor spaces, including a small balcony. The chickens will great you early in the morning before you head off to town, the picturesque village of Akaroa with plenty of things to do.