Michelle & Maruan

Experienced caring couple to put your mind at ease

Westport, Ireland
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Reviews (16)


We did not meet Michelle except via skype before leaving as a surprise family wedding pulled her back to the USA. So Maruan came alone to begin with

Skibbereen, Ireland · 21 Dec 2018 - 11 Feb 2019

We were so lucky to get Michelle and Maruan as our first house sitters. They are both caring and friendly people who lived in our house for six weeks. I

Louisburgh, Ireland · 01 Nov - 01 Dec 2018
Julie and John

Michelle and Maruan were the most delightful house/cat sitters we could have wished for. We were fortunate to meet them the night before we left, a lovely

Denbigh, United Kingdom · 15 Sep - 29 Sep 2018

Michelle and Maruan exceeded all expectations-I can't think of enough superlatives to describe their care of my kitty and home. Listen, when your house

Albuquerque, NM, US · 08 Aug - 09 Sep 2018

Michelle and Maruan were perfect housesitters: kind, caring, committed, communicative, appreciative and respectful. I can highly recommend them to future

Lauragh, Ireland · 10 Jan - 14 Mar 2018

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Jose & Kimberlee

Michelle has cared for our home, cat and dog on several occasions. She has cared for our precious family & home for a short weekend, up to a couple of weeks

House & pet sitting reference · 01 April 2015


We are a caring couple who love the adventure of staying in one place long enough to get to know it a bit.

Why we want to house sit

Caring for a home, its animals and its gardens, and being a part of its routines, allows for a completely different experience and way of being with a place. Coming to know some of the places of the world and its people in this way makes

Our experience

Part of our housesitting story is that we met while Michelle was caring for a farmhouse in Tuscany seven years ago and now we're married! We both have extensive house- and pet caring experience. Pet caring has included dogs, cats

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Poultry


September 2021
October 2021
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica

Profile details

Michelle 56 and Maruan 53
Psychotherapist and Shiatsu Teacher/Therapist
With a partner