Ian & Vanessa

World travelers looking to slow the pace down and take care of your pets and property.

Winter Park, CO, US
37 Reviews

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Reviews (37)

John

It is such a pleasure to have Ian around your home. he did not actually stay in our home but he came to house sit for some neighbors and ended up getting

Boquete, Panama · 04 Sep - 07 Sep 2020
Fanny

Nice housesitter. She stayed without Ian for 2 weeks as we had to travel for family matters. She was flexible and the house was tidy and clean when we came

Amsterdam, Netherlands · 20 Jun - 01 Jul 2020
Jan

What a rewarding, and somewhat unusual, Trusted Housesitter experience it was, having Ian here. And surely one of the few nice things that happened during

    Boquete, Panama · 24 Mar - 07 Apr 2020
    Jan

    What a rewarding, and somewhat unusual, Trusted Housesitter experience it was, having Ian here. And surely one of the few nice things that happened during

      Boquete, Panama · 13 Mar - 17 Mar 2020
      Katie

      What an absolute find Vanessa was! We feel so grateful and lucky. Not only was Charlie loved and so well looked after, with daily updates and lovely

      London, United Kingdom · 21 Dec 2019 - 03 Jan 2020

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      Romina

      Ian and Vanessa are great with our dog! Completely trustworthy and responsible. Our dog loves them! Higly recommmended!

      House & pet sitting reference · 25 August 2014

      About

      Vanessa and Ian first met whilst living and working in a ski resort in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Although Ian is originally from England and Vanessa from Brazil, we lived there for a long time. We liked to take full advantage of the

      Why we want to house sit

      House sitting provides us with the ideal excuse to slow our pace of travel down a little, or a lot. Moving from city to city, hotel to hotel every few days gets old quickly. Reading guide books or being on-line trying to figure out what to

      Our experience

      I have owned a house for the last 18 years and had a restaurant for almost 20 years. Being in the mountains, the house required constant upkeep, especially after the brutal winters here. The restaurant was even more work. Over the years I

      Pet care experience

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

      Availability

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      October 2020
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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
      Ian 51 and Vanessa 41
      Occupation
      Retired Restaurant Owner and Computer geek
      Travelling
      With a partner