Hilbert & Elise

Reliable, animal loving, non-smoking dutch couple

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Reviews (6)

Lorna

This is a very late review - so sorry! Elise, Hilbert and lovely little Romeo house and dog sat for us over the Christmas holidays 2016. Everything from

Frigiliana, Spain · 20 Dec - 28 Dec 2016
Amany

Hilbert and Elise just left our house after cat-sitting for us for the past 2 weeks when we were away. Me and my husband was so sad to see them leave, and

Doha, Qatar · 02 Jan - 02 Jan 2016
Patricia

From the minute we meet Elise and Hilbert we knew our house and animals were in very good hands. From chickens to horse they tackled every chore with

Ambert, France · 12 May - 12 May 2014
Michele

I felt confident to leave Hilbert and Elise with my house and pets. The arrived 2 days before I left which was enough time for us to get to know each other a

Luwus, Indonesia · 15 Feb - 15 Feb 2014
JOHN

Hilbert & Elise looked after our house, garden & last but not least, our 2 dogs & cat in Thailand. Dora, Long & Jedha all say "pls come back to visit soon!"

Bo Thong, Thailand · 12 Dec - 12 Dec 2013

References (2)

Sue

Hilbert Belksma house sat for us in August 2013. He looked after our house beautifully and was very kind and affectionate with our elderly cat. My husband

House & pet sitting reference · 24 August 2013

About

Elise is a former expat/airline stewardess/therapist with lots of experience with dogs and cats. Hilbert is a retired managing director of the psychiatric hospital of the Dutch Prison Organisation and has worked for the United Nations. Both

Why we want to house sit

We want to be part of a local culture, enjoying it to the full. In our working lives we have often been in hotels, so housesitting is preferred.

Our experience

As former prison director I am security conscious and we are able to take care of any issues that may arise. We are homeowners ourselves and have taken care of other people's animals.References available.

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
Hilbert 65+ and Elise 63
Occupation
Retired Director Psychiatric Hospital and Airline Stewardess/Therapist
Travelling
With a partner