Penelope & John

Practical, cat loving, mature couple to look after your home

Angoulême, France
5 Reviews5 References

Reviews (5)

Alison

It was a pleasure to have Penny and John housesit for us again. They are real cat people and we can see that the cats have taken to them. They are thoroughly

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom · 11 Sep - 30 Sep 2019
Linda

It is really easy to give Penelope and her lovely husband a five star review on every account. We went away for two weeks for the first time in years, and I

La Línea de la Concepción, Spain · 01 Mar - 15 Mar 2019
Alison

This was Penny & John's third time housesitting for us. They are a pleasure to deal with, well organised with excellent communications before and during the

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom · 21 Sep - 12 Oct 2018
Alison

This was Penny & John's second sit for us and as last time we were totally confident that they would manage things really well while we were away. We

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom · 13 Oct - 30 Oct 2017
Alison

Penny and John were delightful house and cat sitters. Their preparation for the housesit was very through and we felt sure that would cope with any issues

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom · 09 Nov - 21 Nov 2016

References (5)

David

I would highly recommend Penelope Hitchings for Housesitters.com. Penelope is of excellent character and extremely responsible and will be an asset to your

Landlord reference · 24 February 2015

About

We have been living & running a successful holiday business in France for over 15years, since September 2018 we have wound down the business so we can spend more time travelling & relaxing. We have been together for over 40yrs & have

Why we want to house sit

We both love to travel & enjoy meeting people. We enjoy visiting new places & especially enjoy staying in unusual properties - either B&Bs, houses or apartments in local communities. We now have lifelong friends in Europe, US & New

Our experience

Before moving to France in 2003 at the age of 50 I had been a radiographer for over 30yrs - mainly working in Neurology on CT & MRI scanners so am used to working with the general public & capable of handling emergency situations. My

Pet care experience

  • Cats

Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Penelope 65+ and John 65+
Occupation
B&B holiday cottage owners and B&B holiday cottage owners
Travelling
With a partner