Oxford -- Charming Cottage in the countryside 4.7 miles from the

Oxford, United Kingdom
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Roy & Anita
Home & pet owner

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I am a retired mathematician, and I enjoy travelling, museums, gardening, and fitness. Anita is a writer and blogger, and works in publishing. She loves travel, gardening, visiting museums, and reading. Naturally, there are lots of

Home & location

This is a charming house in a village on the outskirts of Oxford with lots of character—part dates from the 1700’s. It is 4.7 miles from Carfax Tower, the official centre of Oxford. It is at the end of a cul-de-sac with fields on two

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • City
  • Countryside


The dogs need to be fed 3 times a day. (Twice a day would be OK if you are out at lunch time). They are young dogs and thrive with 2 hours exercise a day -- can be in several sessions. Two or three sessions would be fine. There are many

Meet the pets

  • Merry

    6 years

  • Pippi

    Golden Retriever

    4 years

Sitter feedback (3)


Pippi and Merry, what an absolutely lovable pair of dogs. Always wanting attention, but with so much love to give. A great rural hide-a-way in Oxford, with

Stayed · 30 Dec 2019 - 09 Jan 2020

We looked after Merry and Pipi for a week and they were utterly delightful dogs. They played together joyously and were well trained to return to us. All

Stayed · 14 Nov - 21 Nov 2019

For us, this was a precious and memorable experience. The 'girls' Merry and Pippi, gave us all their affection and trust while we had the priviledge of

Stayed · 07 Sep - 18 Sep 2019

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