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AUSTRIA. Velden am Wörthersee 6 months house sit for retired individual or couple wanted

  • Location: Austria, Velden am Wörthersee
  • Period available: 5 months, 4 weeks
  • Starts: 17 October 2018
  • Ends: 17 April 2019
  • Testimonials: They have no testimonials
  • Pets: There are no pets to look after
  • Last updated: 14 June 2018

About this assignment

Trustworthy, reliable, healthy and fit individuals or couples.

What responsibilities are required of the house sitter

Housekeeping, little maintenance and gardening up keep. Plus manage the change overs of our guests in the holiday apt below,
which won't me many during this period.

What are the good features of the property and location

It's in a summer resort in the beautiful area of Corinthia, AUSTRIA. 20 km from the Italian border and Slovenia. 2 hrs from Croatia. Velden has the most stunning lake that stretches for 20 km ending up in Klagenfurt the so called capital of Corinthia, The town consists of numerous shops, bars, restaurants, hotels and the casino. It's only 2 km down from our place with ez access either by foot or car. Supermarkets are closed earlier out of season.

Our house as you can see is very open plan with beautiful surroundings and views. The top level of the house is reserved for the house-sitter/s and the bottom half is rented out for vacationers via with self-catering accommodation.

During the winter months the house is heated via a wood burning stove. Logs will be provided. There's floor heating in the bathroom.

During the winter months there is also many things interesting to do. Ice skating on the lakes above us, and a couple of local ski resorts, nearest being Gerlitzen, and the Dreiländer Eck ski slopes that lie on all three countries and endless more 50 miles away.
We mustn't forget the quaint Christmas market on for three weeks before Christmas. And New Year's Day they hold the swim in the Lake to those who dare!

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

That it's a 6 month commitment starting mid October through April 2019.
The house has many levels so someone who is not keen on stairs it probably wouldn't suit.


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