Ian & Vanessa

World travelers looking to slow the pace down and take care of your pets and property.

Winter Park, CO, US
44 Reviews

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Reviews (44)

Katie

Vanessa came over the Christmas and New Year period to look after my dog Tiago while I was visiting family. She was a great housesitter! Communication with

Budapest III. kerület, Hungary · 16 Dec 2021 - 02 Jan 2022
Raminta

Vanessa took a really great care of my puppy while I was away! Really appreciated constant updates and lots of pictures from their walks. Puppy was

Barcelona, Spain · 05 Dec - 09 Dec 2021
Tom

Ian was an excellent houseguest, but unfortunately he wasn’t able to take care of our dog as we had to put him down before he arrived. We extended the invite

Miami Beach, FL, US · 20 Oct - 25 Oct 2021
Lawson

Ian was great with our dog Nacho, took him on more walks than he’d ever dream of getting with us! Left the house in great condition and communicating

Mexico City, Mexico · 16 Sep - 09 Oct 2021
Luciana

Vanessa took very good care of our pets. Our house and pets were in perfect shape when we came back. Highly recommended.

Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal · 13 Aug - 02 Sep 2021

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Romina

Ian and Vanessa are great with our dog! Completely trustworthy and responsible. Our dog loves them! Higly recommmended!

House & pet sitting reference · 25 August 2014

About

Vanessa and Ian first met whilst living and working in a ski resort in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Although Ian is originally from England and Vanessa from Brazil, we lived there for a long time. We liked to take full advantage of the

Why we want to house sit

House sitting provides us with the ideal excuse to slow our pace of travel down a little, or a lot. Moving from city to city, hotel to hotel every few days gets old quickly. Reading guide books or being on-line trying to figure out what to

Our experience

I have owned a house for the last 18 years and had a restaurant for almost 20 years. Being in the mountains, the house required constant upkeep, especially after the brutal winters here. The restaurant was even more work. Over the years I

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Ian 52 and Vanessa 43
Occupation
Retired Restaurant Owner and Computer geek
Travelling
With a partner