Cottage by the Sea

Ohingaroa, New Zealand
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A housesitter is required to look after our home & an older springer spaniel Molly whilst we are away for a short holiday.

Home & location

We are just metres from the sea in a cute 3 bedroom cottage surrounded by a large bush garden. The property is just 50 metres down a private lane to the beach, boat ramp & just around the headland is one of the best swimming beaches in the

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Beach
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


Feed & walk Molly, just 15 mins twice a day, look after our home & enjoy time in this wonderful area. Some garden & greenhouse watering will be required if the weather is very hot.

Meet the pets

  • Molly

    English Springer Spaniel

    15 years

Sitter feedback (10)


Maggie and Andrew were lovely welcoming hosts who had their lovely home well organised for our arrival. We had a good orientation and a quick cuppa the

Stayed · 17 Feb - 20 Feb 2020

We really enjoyed looking after the very friendly Hettie and Molly in a gorgeous location. We arrived the night before Maggie and Andy were due to depart and

Stayed · 06 Dec - 10 Dec 2019

Maggie and Andy were wonderful hosts and we shared laughs, wine and a delicious meal the night before they departed. Molly and Hettie are darling girls

Stayed · 12 Sep - 15 Sep 2019

It was an absolute delight to have the opportunity to look after both Molly and Hettie for a couple of weeks in July. They both have beautiful personalities

Stayed · 20 Jul - 01 Aug 2019

Looking after Maggie and Andrew’s two Spring Spaniels at their beautiful home in the Marlborough Sound was an absolute pleasure from beginning to end

Stayed · 13 Feb - 18 Feb 2019

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