Alycea & David

Winemaker couple looking for interim holiday house sittings

Chablis, France
1 Review

6 external references

Reviews (1)

Tara

What great animal lovers! Alycea and David took great care of my animals and my home while I was away - they are great people with great energy, evidenced by

Ayvalık, Turkey · 21 Jan - 21 Jan 2014

References (6)

Phil

Alycea looked after our home for three months December 2012-March 2013. Our home is very old and therefore not easy to care for. I would highly recommend

House & pet sitting reference · 28 May 2013

About

David is a winemaker while I am a tourism consultant, and we have recently taken up a long-term Gardien/House sitting position in Burgundy, France. The Château we are currently looking after belongs to a lovely family, who when they are

Why we want to house sit

We started house sitting because we have had to move about a lot with David's wine making work. Finding places to rent for just a few months at a time proved to be quite an undertaking and we found it easier and more enjoyable to house sit

Our experience

Since November 2013 we have been house sitting, acting as Gardiens of, a Château and its estate in Burgundy, France. The original house sitting was to end in June 2013, but we have been asked to stay on for an additional year, and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

July 2021
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Preferred countries

  • France
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey

Profile details

Age
Alycea 57 and David 51
Occupation
Tourism Consultant and Winemaker
Travelling
With a partner