Roelof & Yoka

We are a trustworthy, professional house sitter couple with plenty experience. We care

Tauranga, New Zealand

Reviews (13)

Beverley

A lovely couple delighted to meet you both. Thank you both so much for looking after our lifestyle block and all our animals. We would definitely recommend

Ashburton, New Zealand · 28 Oct - 30 Oct 2017
Jenny

Roel and Yoka looked after our house for a long weekend. They took care of three dogs including one high maintenance blind dog, three cats and our herd of

Tauranga, New Zealand · 21 Sep - 24 Sep 2017
Charlotte

Roel and Yoka looked after our home and two cats for a weekend in June. Upon our return the cats (who live indoors and require daily eye care) were happy

Baarn, Netherlands · 08 Jun - 11 Jun 2017
Cristina

Roel and Yoka stayed two months in my house near Torino (Italy) with two of my big romanian sheperd dogs and the parrot. They had to deal with an emergency

Brussels, Belgium · 16 Jul - 16 Jul 2016
Bruce

Roelof and Yoka came to House Sit for a month and stayed for three and a half months. faced with an emergency in the UK I don't know what we would have done

Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France · 19 Jan - 19 Jan 2016

References (12)

Wim

In the past few years Mr. And Mrs. Koopman (Roel and Yoka) have looked after our house for several periods of time. They did a perfect job. Every time when

House & pet sitting reference · 28 October 2013

About

We are a retired, married couple, Roelof worked in landscaping, and Yoka has been a nurse. We continue house sitting now we are back in NZ. We have done short and long term house sitting in Holland, in France, in Spain, Portugal, Italy

Why we want to house sit

We enjoy house and pet sitting, and we are good at it. Also, it gives us the opportunity to expand our horizons by living in different places and meeting new people. We have the right personalities, along with skills and attributes to make

Our experience

Being home owners and landlords ourselves, we have a lot of hands-on experience in property maintenance. We live in, and take care of your home as if it were our own. We strive to keep your home and gardens up to standard, and report

Pet care experience

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

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
Roelof 65+ and Yoka 65+
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner