Dogsitter required in NE Slovenia for approx 2 weeks semi rural location

House Sitter Needed for Username: Merle0007   


Posted or Updated: Jul 26,2021   Applications: 0

Duplek, north east of Maribor, Maribor
Stajerska Slovenia

View location map
From: Aug 1,21  
To:      Aug 15,21
Days:  15, Short Term 2 weeks from within these dates

Hello! We are an English couple living just outside Maribor, Slovenia's beautiful second city. We live in a little cluster of houses on the edge of the Slovenske gorice hills. We are looking for somone to look after our lovely dog Molly (known as Mo) and our little house and garden. 

Molly is a good dog, our house doesn't have a fence but Mo can sit out on the terrace quite safely and doesn't go far. She loves going for walks and is a good companion. She likes two walks a day but she will go out for more, given the opportunity. She is very laid back and is welcome in the local cafes and bars. 

We would also ask that you water some plants. It's not a large garden but we will be growing vegetables and we would like to leave them in good hands.

The area is known for wine and Maribor is home to the world's oldest still-producing grapevine. The city has a historic old centre and plenty of cultural attractions. It is surrounded by hills including the Pohorje range and you can take a cable car to the summit. It is a short drive to the border with Austria and about 40 minutes to Graz, Austria's second city. Ptuj, Slovenia's oldest town is only 30 minutes away and the Croatian border is not far past there. However, there are lots of lovely places within easy reach of Maribor without crossing the border!

We have a small two-bedroom house with a small terraced garden. There is a covered parking space. The house has wi-fi. There is a ground floor terrace, and first floor balcony as well as a covered dining area in the garden. The house is in a very quiet location, on the edge of a forest with a stream and field across the way. 

There are a couple of cafe-bars within walking distance. At one of the bars there is also a small but well-stocked grocery store. For eating places you need to drive, also for bigger shops. There are bus stops close by to get into the city, if needed. 

Urgent - to avoid cancelling our long-awaited holiday we are urgently seeking a housesitter/s from 1 August (if necessary you could come on 31 July if it helps you). We return in the morning on 15 August. If necessary, you could stay until 16 if it helps you.

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.

Merle0007 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