Philip (Phil)

Retired business man, used to travelling to new places around Europe

Braintree, United Kingdom

Reviews (8)

Susan

Philip stayed six weeks in my house and looked after it brilliantly and the garden in a drought! My cats were very well cared for and were well feed, groomed

Lymington, United Kingdom · 17 Jun - 27 Jul 2019
Andrea

Phil has been our first experience of Trusted House Sitters, and we can fully recommend him. He was completely reliable, the animals were well looked after

Eynsham, United Kingdom · 15 Dec 2018 - 12 Jan 2019
Anna

Phil is an excellent person to look after my cats. He looked after them last year and luckily he was available again this year. I highly recommend him.

Long Buckby, United Kingdom · 17 Aug - 01 Sep 2018
Rupert

Phil looked after our house and two cats whilst we were away for about 10 days. We arranged for him to come over the night before we left so we could

Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom · 15 Jan - 27 Jan 2018
Chrissie

Philip was excellent, the house and pets were in order on our return and we felt quite confident that they had been well looked after. Big thanks to Phil

Marlow, United Kingdom · 22 Dec 2017 - 03 Jan 2018

References (1)

Daniel

I am a Property Services Director at Greenfields Community Housing. I have known Phil for 4/5 years, he is a volunteer and provides valuable support to

Landlord reference · 23 November 2016

About

I ran my own companies for most of my life, trained as Quantity Surveyor later changed direction and started a company as an International Dealer in Minerals and Gemstones, adding a tourist shop and specialist furniture manufacturing

Why I want to house sit

All my life I have been interested in travelling, staying for a few weeks before moving on. Being my own boss helped and later the very essence of my business required me to do just this. Since retiring I have managed a month each year in

My experience

I was a breeder of Gt. Danes, I lived on the boundary of a horse stud and often helped around the stud and attended horse births when I was not travelling as a volunteer, as youngster I also helped in a local stable. I helped design &

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Birds

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Company owner
Travelling
On my own