mary & Michael

Honest, reliable and responsible housesitters looking to travel through Europe

Newlands, New Zealand
6 Reviews

3 external references

Reviews (6)


Mary and Mike looked after our home and dog and cat for a month. Mary sent photos of our pets while we were away which was nice. Upon our return the

Kerikeri, New Zealand · 23 May - 18 Jun 2017

I was fortunate enough for my very first house sitting experience to be with Mike and Mary Maunder through Trusted House sitters. Mike and Mary looked after

Reservoir, VIC, Australia · 04 Apr - 28 Apr 2017

Mary and Mike stayed with us for three weeks in July taking care of our dogs, cat and house. We absolutely loved having them and are happy to recommend them

Hamburg, Germany · 09 Jul - 23 Jul 2016

Mary and Mike are an organised, down-to-earth and very friendly couple. They took wonderful care of our cat Lily and our apartment and garden. Everything

Brussels, Belgium · 25 Jun - 25 Jun 2016

Mary and Mike were a delight to have looking after our house, garden, dogs and chickens for 2 weeks in the UK. The dogs were well looked after as were the

Camberley, United Kingdom · 28 Apr - 28 Apr 2016

References (3)

Anne and Mark

We have recently had the pleasure of having Mary and Mike house sit our property while we were overseas for almost six weeks. We found them easy to get

Landlord reference · 20 November 2015


We are a couple in our mid 60s, looking at retiring March 2016. We are planning to travel through Europe to learn about the culture and we feel the best way to do this is to spend time at one place. We are an honest, reliable and

Why we want to house sit

An opportunity to get around the country. Enjoy the comforts of home. Learn about the area and culture. We are both fit and healthy, not on any medication and enjoying walking and exploring.

Our experience

Husband worked at the local hospital as a pathologist until he resigned and started work in the building trade, he also and had a gardening business. I worked for a Government Department for the last 26 years on Admin. We had a property of

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Livestock


June 2020
July 2020
  • 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

mary 65+ and Michael 65+
Administration and Retail Manager
With a partner