Lakefront Retreat and A Very Good Boy

Patterson Lakes, VIC, Australia
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My husband is overseas and I have to travel for work, but our darling boy Tux would love to share his house with you. It is a charming place just 5 minutes walk to the shops in the south east suburbs of Melbourne. The best part of the house

Home & location

Patterson Lakes is in Melbourne's south east, approximately 45 minutes drive from the city. The beach is only 5 minutes drive away, or you can take a stunning walk along the nearby Patterson River to get there. The train station is a five

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Beach
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car
  • Use of car included


Tux is a short-haired border collie cross. He is a very good boy and a charming housemate. As long as he is fed and walked each day, with a bit of human hang out time inbetween, he is a happy lad. Tux is 8 years old now so fortunately

Meet the pets

  • Tux

    9 years

Sitter feedback (5)


Karen is a very nice person, and makes everything very easy, gives you all the information that you need and makes you feel comfortable. And Tux is

Stayed · 29 May - 05 Jul 2019

House sitting at Patterson lakes was truly the most tranquil month i have spent in a long time. Walking Tux is so enjoyable. Easy on the lead due to great

Stayed · 25 Jun - 26 Jul 2017

Karen has a very lovely and spacious home that backs onto a lovely lake. She is very organized and she makes space for the house sitter to unpack their stuff

Stayed · 17 May - 01 Jun 2017

Tux was a delight to look after and the beach house was super comfortable. It was a real home from home. Dealing with Karen was straight forward and

Stayed · 27 Sep - 21 Oct 2016

Karen was a delight to deal with and more than helpful in getting me settled in with Tux. And Tux... He is an absolute sweetheart. Wonderfully well trained

Stayed · 03 Aug - 21 Aug 2016

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