Apartment & Home exchanges - France

With HomeExchange, exchange your home or apartment in your country or around the world for your vacations! Authentic, flexible and safe, home exchange will allow you to discover a new destination at a lower cost, while traveling like a local. By joining, you gain access to over 270,000 homes available in +145 countries.

Where to stay? France

How does a home exchange work?

With HomeExchange, registration is free, then members pay an annual fee of $220, which allows them to unlock unlimited exchanges for the year.

Types of Exchange

Exchange vacation homes - France

Want to (re)discover France and its diverse regions during a weekend with friends or family? Summer or winter, by the sea or in the mountains, in the countryside or the city, there is no shortage of ideas for destinations on your vacation to France! For a truly authentic holiday at a low price, home exchange is the ideal solution for cheap accommodation while meeting new people and immersing yourself in local life!

Whether you're looking to go to Normandy, the Alps, or the French Riviera, members of the HomeExchange community are everywhere in France to help you feel at home!

Are you more interested in a relaxing holiday on the beach or the pool? Get your sunscreen and hats, and this summer, head for Provence, the Ardèche, the Basque coast, the Arcachon basin, the Mediterranean coast, or Brittany to exchange your home!

Are you looking for cultural escapades for a weekend? Our members are also waiting for you at the Loire castles for a stay combining historical visits and wine tasting in the surrounding vineyards, in Toulouse to learn more about the area, in Paris to soak up art and culture, and in Sète to discover George Brassens!

If you're the active type looking for adventure and sports, look for a home exchange in the Alps or the Pyrenees for wonderful hikes in the summer and skiing in the winter, or in the Verdun gorges for all kinds of water activities for the whole family, or in the Landes for a surfing course.

HomeExchange will allow you to experience your vacation destination like a local, thanks to the advice and recommendations of your hosts. You'll also be saving 80% on your housing budget, not to mention the savings on your meal budget, since you will be able to benefit from the fully equipped kitchen of your exchange house.

HomeExchange allows you to go on vacation in a responsible and collaborative way at a low cost. You welcome a member of the community into your home, and in return you will be welcomed into a new home! What are you waiting for? Organize your next home exchange in France!

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Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

With HomeExchange, you can either exchange your home reciprocally with another member's home or use your GuestPoints to make a non-reciprocal exchange. GuestPoints are points you earn by hosting other members in your home in non-reciprocal exchanges. All exchanges are covered for damage, theft and cancellation.
It's a responsible and economical way to travel with peace of mind within a trusted community. HomeExchange is the world's leading home exchange site with over 150,000 members in 145 countries.
Thanks to our annual HomeExchange membership, for 220 USD / year, you can organize as many exchanges as you want during 12 months, without any additional costs.
HomeExchange guarantees include relocation in case of cancellation by the host as well as insurance in case of breakage or theft.
Yes, you can do a home exchange unless specifically stated in your lease. It is not necessary to notify the home owner because it is not a sublet: in fact, there is no financial exchange.
In case of cancellation due to Covid 19, the GuestPoints that would be used during the exchange are fully refunded. HomeExchange also offers the 2nd year of membership free to members who were unable to exchange due to the health situation.
No, you can exchange with any type of home, no matter what type of home you have: a small studio in the city for a seaside villa, a farmhouse in the country for a condo. Everything is possible because everyone will find something to suit their desires!