Carol & Paul

Retired Caretakers with an interesting history

Olhão, Portugal

Reviews (12)

Rosalind

Carol and Paul were very easy to communicate with, extremely accommodating and we were happy to leave our cat, house and garden in their capable care. They

Chipping Norton, United Kingdom · 02 Sep - 15 Sep 2019
Gillian

Carol and Paul are a really delightful and interesting couple. Following a poor experience some time ago, we had been very reluctant to use a housesitting

Taunton, United Kingdom · 17 Aug - 24 Aug 2019
Sarah

Carol & Paul were absolutely charming and were perfect housesitters, not only did they look after the house, cats and fish perfectly buy also helped to fix a

Ashurst, United Kingdom · 08 Aug - 11 Aug 2019
James

Carol and Paul are truly fantastic. We got back to a spotless house, happy animals and a garden that had been watered well and even weeded and mowed. They

Kirdford, United Kingdom · 16 Jul - 30 Jul 2019
Carolyn

Carol and Paul are a charming couple who came and looked after our little dog Twiglet and 6 chickens! Everything was in apple pie order when we got back

Hungerford, United Kingdom · 24 Jun - 06 Jul 2019

References (3)

M

My husband and I have known Paul and Carol for nine years as living on site/workplace neighbours. They were always trustworthy, practical and considerate

Character reference · 17 April 2017

About

We are a married couple of 43 years. Dual nationals UK/US but more recently living in the Algarve. Though we enjoy our home we do miss "care taking" for others and enjoy being a useful couple and being able to travel too. We love

Why we want to house sit

We like to be useful to others and know that we are trustworthy and able to take really good care of your property while you are away. Not ready for our own front porch and rocking chair yet!

Our experience

We have been employed as caretakers at A residence/visitor attraction in the UK as well as home owners throughout our married lives. We have owned many pets and farm animals over the years. Our most recent pets were "bell-ringing" swans

Pet care experience

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

Availability

September 2019
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October 2019
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Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom
  • United States

Profile details

Age
Carol 65+ and Paul 65+
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner