Who are they?

Founded in 2013 by travel industry veterans Tom Kennedy (Hostelworld.com co-founder) and Debbie Flynn (Irish Education Partners & A Star Hostels Group), with a vision of taking an offline industry online and making homestays a popular choice of mainstream leisure travel accommodation.

Homestay.com now offers guests the chance to live like - and with - a local with more than 50,000 homestays in over 160 countries and to discover a truly authentic travel experience.

What are the benefits for exchange students and ESN members?

On Homestay.com you get a private room, breakfast is included and often there’s other perks too like airport pick-up, laundry, shared dinners, luggage storage, and more. A homestay is the perfect way to learn a new language too, chatting with a local every day.

ESNcard holders get a 50% discount on their booking deposit. Choose from over 50,000 homestays in 160 countries.

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