House sitting and cat/tortoise care in fashionable West Didsbury

Didsbury, United Kingdom
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Rowan & Sally
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We are looking for a kind and responsible housesitter (or house sitters) to take care of our house, cat, and tortoises, for one week, while we are away in Wales. Our beautiful 6 bedroom house is well situated in West Didsbury, South

Home & location

Our Victorian 6 bedroom house is walking distance from the tram and bus. There are many local shops, restaurants, and cafés nearby. We have bicycles you can use and you can harvest vegetables from our allotment. Enjoy our garden or walk in

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  • High-speed WiFi
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Keep our house secure and take loving care of our cat and 5 tortoises. Water plants if necessary.

Meet the pets

  • Millsy aka Pic Pok or Dooee

    13 years

  • Bella the Tortoise

    10 years

  • Bertram the Tortoise

    12 years

  • Barry the Tortoise

    10 years

  • Ted the Tortoise

    6 years

  • Eric the Tortoise

    6 years

Sitter feedback (5)


You’re unlikely to find a housesit where you’ll experience hospitality that’s as warm and generous as that which you’ll get from Rowan and Sally. They are

Stayed · 16 Feb - 23 Feb 2020

Sitting for Rowan and Sally was a pleasure from the start. Communication pre-sit was excellent and they offered to pick/drop me off at the bus station which

Stayed · 28 Dec 2019 - 04 Jan 2020

Thanks Rowan and Sally for inviting us to stay in your amazing house. Our daughter absolutely loved looking after the characterful tortoises (and Bunty and

Stayed · 02 Sep - 18 Sep 2018

Great housesit for absolutely lovely people and two gorgeous cats! Highly recommended to all sitters, and we'd be delighted to come back and sit again in

Stayed · 10 Apr - 30 Apr 2018

We had a wonderful time in Manchester. Rowan and Sally are amazing people, we had great talks before they left. Bunty and Millsey, the cats are not the cats

Stayed · 26 Aug - 24 Sep 2017

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