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!

Tranquil homes with pools available this summer in Australia and New Zealand

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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!

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Sunny home exchange with private garden close to beaches

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.

Dreamy beach house swap overlooking the ocean

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.

Peaceful ocean paradise in the heart of Gold Coast City

Elanora, Queensland

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.

Bright home exchange in quiet neighborhood with saltwater pool

Melbourne, Victoria

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.

Peaceful home swap getaway with stunning views

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.

Modern, comfortable pool house swap in tranquil setting

Akaroa, Canterbury

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.

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