Fionnuala & Hugh

The ideal house sitters? No need to look any further.

The Hague, Netherlands

Reviews (8)

Sue
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I met Fionnuala and Hugh after their month long stay in the house. They are a nice, self sufficient couple. The house was tidy with all the beds changed and

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Málaga, Spain · 04 Jun - 30 Jun 2019
Dominie
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We were able to meet Hugh and Fionnuala a week before the stay and run through everything with them to enable a smooth sit. Alrhough they didn't see much of

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Helena Valley, WA, Australia · 16 Jan - 23 Jan 2019
Kylie
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Fionnuala and Hugh were excellent pet sitters!. They communicated really well and were easy to deal with. They were easy going and great with our pets (and

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Cottesloe, WA, Australia · 25 Dec 2018 - 17 Jan 2019
Nicola
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Fionnuala and Hugh Stayed at our home in France in March/April 2018 for four weeks, taking care of our two elderly dogs. They lead very busy lives and I was

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Duras, France · 26 Mar - 23 Apr 2018
Gemma
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Fionnuala and her husband looked after our cheeky little cat Winston and our apartment for 3 weeks over Christmas. We returned to a very happy and well

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Bristol, United Kingdom · 21 Dec 2017 - 09 Jan 2018

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Kathleen
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I have known Fionnuala for approximately 20 years, first as a colleague at work, then as an employee in my section, and now as a friend. I would describe her

Character reference · 07 January 2017

About

We, Fionnuala (56) and Hugh (61) moved from Ireland to The Hague in the Netherlands in 1988. Both our sons were born and raised in the Netherlands. We have been running the agency which provides translation, editing and journalism services

Why we want to house sit

With the children grown and independent, in our travels in recent years we have discovered that in addition to the stress and organizational demands, our business also offers the flexibility (thanks to Google, Facebook etc.) to work

Our experience

We are new to house sitting and have no previous experience. We also have no pets of our own since Tara, a beautiful brown Labrador died a few years ago, but do take care of the pets (dogs and cats) of neighbours and friends during

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Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Fionnuala 58 and Hugh 63
Occupation
Co-owners of English-language communication agency
Travelling
With a partner