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Resort Finca in Barbosa Antioquia, Colombia S:A

Colombia, Barbosa, Antioquia


  • Dog(s)
  • Cat(s)
  • Rabbit(s)

They are my babies and I want them treated as such.


  • Period available: 2 months, 5 days
  • Starts: 20 May 2021
  • Ends: 25 July 2021


They have 1 testimonial (view below)


They have WIFI

About this assignment

We are looking for good, honest, clean, people that are dog lovers.

What responsibilities are required of the house sitter

Mainly you are there to watch over the place and take care of the dogs. We have Two Schnoodle's FiFi 5 and Toby 3 , 2 boxers Mara 2 and Bentley 5months and a standard poodle Mooki 1. It is imperative to have people here we can trust and therefore references are extremely important. The house sit will last 6-8 weeks. It is also extremely important that the routine is followed. We have workers that come daily and weekly depending so someone who has lived in Central and or South America is a bonus.

What are the good features of the property and location

We are outside of medellin. We have no car but we have taxi drivers that will come and pick you up. There is a good train system and bus system that will takeWe have a pool and hot tub and orange trees and mandarin trees and avocado trees as well as banana and plantains and other fruits in season. We have beautiful flower gardens and the Finca or small farm is very tranquil. It is surrounded by water on three sides with two cascading waterfalls with a small stream in the center. There is a complete outdoor kitchen and barbecue complete with dishwasher as well as one inside. The pool is almost always warm. There is a water slide and cascading waters at the pool. There is WiFi and direct tv available on the property. The views are spectacular and the air unlike the city is fresh and clean. There is a town that can be walked too if your physically fit and like to walk. They have most anything you will need during your stay.

What does the house sitter need to consider before applying for this assignment

References and honest caring dog lovers. You should have basic Spanish google translate is always an option. No one speaks English. It is important that the dogs have stability. You are isolated somewhat but are with in walking distance or a taxi ride to town. It’s is extremely tranquil. I ask that you leave things as found do not change or reorganize my home. There will be a book for you to have all numbers necessary

Last updated: 1 March 2021
23 sitters have applied for this assignment

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Wonderful house and pet sit in stunning location

If you are lucky enough to house and petsit for Kim you hit the jackpot. :-) The finca is in a most stunning location, surrounded by pristine nature and beautiful waterfalls. I spent 2 1/2 months there looking after Fifi, Toby, Mara, Bella and Lucy, which was just lovely. They are all very sweet and loving dogs, not difficult to look after at all. They were lovely company and I already miss them. Around Barbosa there are plenty of quiet, tranquil tracks, perfect for going on long walks with the dogs. They all love their long daily exercise and I got rewarded with the most amazing views and a fit, lean body. :-) The little town of Barbosa is withing easy walking distance of the finca and Medellín can easily be reached with public transport in 40 minutes. I enjoyed a lot playing with Lucy in the pool. She is in and out of it all day long. The house is equipped with everything one could possibly ask for, real luxury. On the property there was also a couple which looked after the pool, the property and the house and was always there if a problem arose. It was also nice to have some human company on the finca. Communication with Kim was straightforward and I was provided with all the necessary information. I thoroughly enjoyed every minute of this house and pet sit and can only highly recommend it. I would come back in a heartbeat. Thank you Kim!

Gisela, Germany, 15 December, 2020

  • Friendly
  • Reliable
  • Tidy
  • Organised
  • Helpful with problems
  • Kept in contact
  • Gave good instructions