Beautiful house in Colonial UNESCO Guanajuato

House Sitter Needed for Username: monalisa2015   


Posted or Updated: Nov 17,2019   Applications: 22

Valenciana, Central Highland, Guanajuato
Guanajuato Mexico

View location map
Apr 18,2020
For until 09-25-2020 | Long Term

According to past experiences we prefer to have rather a couple or small family instead of singles.

We are a German couple, 70 and 80, retired medical doctors. After having seen many places we decided 13 years ago to spend our retirement in this charming old UNESCO mining town which also is the capital of the State of Guanajuato. Why? Because of the beautiful landscape, high altitude clean air, amazing heritage and an abundance of cultural offers as there are: concerts of all kind, painting, literature, street art, pantomime, film festivals and events all year round, many of them are free of charge because they are funded by the university of the State of Guanajuato (UGTO) which is located here. The town also has several renowned private Spanish language schools for foreigners. Food is good and inexpensive. Dental and other medical care is available at world's standard for very reasonable prices. The infamous drug war does not occur here. We have a relatively small foreign community who is committed to life in Guanajuato. Some of them moved to San Miguel de Allende but sooner or later moved back to Guanajuato. All things considered we think Guanajuato to be one of the world's hidden secrets and most desirable places.

Our house sits high above town and has breathtaking views over the city as well as over the high sierra. It will take you only 10 minutes walk to get to a water reservoir in a protected natural setting where locals go hiking, picknicking, fishing, even swimming.... The local bus will take you for very cheap fare right from our house to the center in 10 minutes. We have a carport at our house and will provide a vehicle. The city center sits inside a steep narrow canyon, everyone walks on foot, most streets run through underground tunnels and parking can be tricky. There are several well equipped supermarkets.

A 5 min. clip called "Guanajuato - Mexico's Dream City" may give you a first impression of the town:

s:// / ppVHV8Km0Y0

If you are willing to commit yourselves to a long term stay of 5 months we would gladly send more informations (pictures, house, dogs, neighbourhood, facilities etc.) Dog sitting and frequet walks with our 3 sweet rescue dogs into the adjacent sierra is required.

We have flatrate tel./internet at reasonable speed but no satellite TV. Low maintenance plant care (mostly potted cacti and succulents).

Contact Home Owner

Please click on the register button below to register as a House Sitter, and receive your own confidential message system so you can contact Home owners
identified only by your chosen username (login name).


Contact Home Owner

, You must be a Full/Paid member to contact Homeowners. Please click button below to return to your members area, and activate your Full/Paid Membership. You may then Apply for Unlimited housesits for the next 12 months (Plus a Bonus Month.)


Close this window to continue browsing.

monalisa2015 is a Verified Supporter of Housecarers.

You have already saved this Housesit

Do you want this Housesit
stored in your Housesit Favorites list?


Save Housesit

Please click on the Register button below to Register as a House Sitter, for your own House Sitters Portal, so you Save Your Favourite Housesits like Home owners