A retreat home in the heart of Johannesburg

Johannesburg, South Africa
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Lucy and Mike
Home & pet owner

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Mike and Lucy have lived in, and loved, this home for the last 9 years. Mike is an engineer, who cycles 14km to work each day, and Lucy runs yoga and mindfulness retreats, while also teaching from the home studio. Both dogs are rescue

Home & location

This beautiful old Johannesburg home has been created for a peaceful city life, complete with yoga studio, natural wetland pool with meditation deck, tranquil writing room and a secret garden for time in the hammock. It is

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • City
  • Use of car included


Our dogs love daily walks and there are three great parks nearby - Emmarentia, Kingston Frost and Melville Koppies. You would be able to transport them in our Pajero. You would also need to brush the pool each day, so that it stays

Meet the pets

  • Anakin Skywalker

    Fox Terrier

    16 years

  • Jah Jah Binks

    Rhodesian Ridgeback

    7 years

Sitter feedback (3)


Lucy and Mike are great homeowners - making us feel comfortable and welcomed in their lovely home. We felt safe in their home and neighborhood, which was

Stayed · 12 Dec 2019 - 05 Jan 2020

This was my first official trustedhousesitters.com gig and I am happy to report; it was amazing! Lucy and Mike were so warm and welcoming into their home and

Stayed · 12 Dec 2018 - 03 Jan 2019

This house sit in Jo’Burg. Man. What can we say about it? It ticked all the boxes, even ones we didn’t know we had. Amazing quirky and sweet dogs that are

Stayed · 08 Oct - 01 Nov 2018

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