Large dog lover and house sitter in the Swiss mountains

Vens, Switzerland
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If you love the extreme outdoors and exploring the alpine mountains, then this could suit you. During the winter months, the village is coated in deep snow so it would suit someone who enjoys deep powder snow walks/ snowshoeing and is

Home & location

We are a 30 minute drive from Verbier, and there is lots to do for anyone who like the outdoors and the mountain life. In the summer, we spend evenings on the Cols des planches with a fondue and watch the sun set, and there is a Via

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Mountains
  • Sitters need a car
  • Use of car included


Adventurous off the lead Dog walking for at least 1 hour in the morning and possibly a leg stretch in the afternoon. In the summer, we have to be careful where to walk him because of the marmots, but we know trails that are marmot free and

Meet the pets

  • Igloo

    6 years

Sitter feedback (10)


It was a pleasure staying with Igloo in Gemma and Sam's lovely home in the Swiss Alps. The village was peaceful and there were many great walks on our

Stayed · 13 Dec 2019 - 05 Jan 2020

We had a blast adventuring with Igloo during our stay in Vens. Gemma and Sam are very personable hosts and set us up with everything we needed before they

Stayed · 23 Sep - 01 Oct 2019

The positive energy of Igloo made me very happy and I made many beautiful walks with my husband and daughters on the Col des Planches to Verbier, the

Stayed · 04 Jul - 16 Jul 2019

We had such an amazing time looking after Igloo. Gemma and Sam were really thoughtful and gracious hosts, and made us feel really welcome in their beautiful

Stayed · 10 May - 20 May 2019

My wife and I can’t recommend sitting for Igloo highly enough - he has cool parents who were great to communicate with, went out of their way for us, even

Stayed · 23 Dec 2018 - 02 Jan 2019

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