Hester & Ernest

Responsible and experienced retired Professional couple

Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia

Reviews (12)

Helen

Hester and Ernest are fabulous house sitters. It was evident from the first meeting, they were fond of animals and very capable people.They left our home

Tyalgum, NSW, Australia · 22 Dec - 31 Dec 2017
Beccy (& Andy)

Ernest & Hester are great house sitters they are organised and friendly and did a great job looking after our dog and cat and our home. We very much

Brighton, United Kingdom · 05 Sep - 05 Sep 2016
Alison

Ernest and Hester were fabulous house and dog sitters. They looked after the house and our Cavalier Tolly really well which meant we could relax and enjoy

Towcester, United Kingdom · 09 Aug - 09 Aug 2016
Julie

First timers here , overwhelmed with requests to come but Ernest and Hester shone out to us , with their experience and recommendations . We were not

Cognac, France · 06 Jul - 26 Jul 2016
Eva

Ernest and Hester were very nice couple, took care of our cat and house at least as well as we do. we didn't just found excellent house sitters but new

Hornsby, NSW, Australia · 05 Sep - 05 Sep 2014

References (7)

Alan

Ernest and Hester recently housesat for us, and looked after our animals,(two labradors and a Burmese cat). We were extremely pleased with their kind

House & pet sitting reference · 22 June 2012

About

We're young retired professionals (university lecturer and IT manager) willing to do short and medium house-sits. After living in Sydney for 20 years, we've moved to the Australian NSW Mid-North Coast, where we enjoy the best weather and

Why we want to house sit

To travel and explore new places, is our passion and we've indulged in this extensively in the past in a number of countries as well as locally in Australia. It also affords us the opportunity to spend time with animals, which is close to

Our experience

We are experienced and comfortable working with dogs, cats and small livestock such as sheep and poultry. We are not averse to general maintenance tasks and making sure your garden and home are well looked-after. We've lived in our own

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Hester 65+ and Ernest 65+
Occupation
Retired University Lecturer and Retired IT Exec
Travelling
With a partner