Jean-Marc & Ely

Retired English teacher

Paris, France
23 Reviews

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Reviews (23)

Henri

Jean-Marc and Ely are great house sitters, reliable, friendly and attentive. They quickly picked up the morning feeding and evening grooming routines of the

Gaillac, France · 01 Feb - 28 Feb 2021
Helen

Jean-Marc and Ely were brilliant housesitters even arriving in advance so we could escape before lockdown! We had regular updates and fabulous photos from

Samois-sur-Seine, France · 01 Nov - 24 Nov 2020
Eric

Hello Jean Marc and Ely stayed in the house with Dixie for over a week. On top of the beautiful pictures they took of Dixie, they left the house in perfect

Chantilly, France · 16 Oct - 24 Oct 2020
Karen

Jean-Marc and Eli were perfect house and pet sitters. My dogs loved their daily walks and there was a real affection between them. They looked after the

Trémolat, France · 19 Sep - 10 Oct 2020
Barbara

Jean-Marc and Ely are absolute stars. From the moment we “met” them on FaceTime we knew they would be just perfect. They came to Guernsey a few days before

Saint Peter Port, Guernsey · 13 Feb - 20 Feb 2020

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Sharah

I have known Jean-Marc for several years now, having met him when he was housesitting for friends in the area, and I would trust him implicitly with my house

Character reference · 15 January 2020

About

I'm a 62 yo retired teacher of English and I live in Paris, France. I love animals and the countryside, especially in the UK (Scotland is a favourite), France and Italy. My partner Ely, 35, is training to be a doctor, and he loves pets

Why we want to house sit

I want to live as a 'native' and not as a tourist. The company of pets is of course a plus. The country without dogs to walk isn't the same, is it? As Parisians we long for the quiet of the countryside. Ely also likes cities so we try to

Our experience

Our first housesitting was Xmas 2016 in France and we enjoyed it enormously. Our second one was in Britain in February 2017 and it also went well, with a whole menagerie to look after that time! Then we spent the summers of 2017, 2018

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

June 2021
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Preferred countries

  • Andorra
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados

Profile details

Age
Jean-Marc 62 and Ely 36
Occupation
Retired Teacher and Trainee doctor
Travelling
With a partner