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You've just arrived at one of the UK's favourite House Sitting sites.

Our site is smart, powerful and easy to use. Membership is affordable and our members are some of the nicest people you'll ever meet. We are also known for our fast and friendly support. Oh, and house owners note...


Welcome to our site. Your next adventure could start in a matter of minutes...


The Benefits


In return for pet and/or garden care, house sitters get to stay in great houses right around the country for free*

It's a fantastic way to save money, see a new part of the world, or just broaden your horizons.

And it’s really easy. You can even browse through the available houses before joining up. Or just start your next adventure right now - click on the button below and dive in!


The United Kingdom is rich with beautiful hidden treasures, and House sitting is a great way to discover it all.

Accommodation is easily the biggest travel expense. Imagine getting that for FREE* - in wonderful locations, living with the locals and with all the comforts of a functioning home.

So what are you waiting for? That little blue button isn't going to click itself...


Save for your house, take a break for study or finally write that screenplay.

Sometimes it’s just about money. It would be nice not to have to pay rent and create an opportunity to get ahead.

So... feed the pets, water the garden, make a coffee and get cracking. House sitting is a practical and fun way to save money. Become a house sitter. Hey, there’s a button just here!


Care for someone else’s pets, go for walks in a brand new place, surprise yourself and expand your horizons.

Regardless of the reason you start house sitting, there are many wonderful benefits that only reveal themselves once you get into it.

It’s a whole new story, waiting to begin - and it could start with the click of that little blue button just below. Go on.

Great Reasons to Choose Us

Our service is
effective, fast,
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Results. Our members get fast, satisfying results.

This applies to both House Owners and Sitters - it’s all really easy and very low cost (and free for House Owners).


Your Adventure Awaits

House Sitting is SUCH a great idea. It is a near-perfect transaction, saving everyone lots of money and providing enormous benefits for both sitters and house owners.

House Sitters can save tens of thousands of pounds every year, staying in fantastic homes for free! You meet wonderful people and make some fantastic furry friends, all for just £15 per year and a little bit of dog-walking and cat-patting.*

House Owners also get an amazing suite of benefits, including free pet care, free garden care and free house security 24/7.*


If you’re interested in being a part of this, just dive in - your adventure awaits.




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Its true - most of the House Sitters and Owners that you meet here are extraordinarily courteous; ... More

I just wanted to let you know what a wonderful website you have and how much I appreciate what you do. Without people like you my holidays would be a lot more expensive. Keep up the good work. Jacinta

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This site is amazing. I only joined your list of sitters a few days ago and already have my first 'sit' confirmed, having met the owners yesterday. The website itself is impressive, well thought out, easy to use and understand, and full of helpful information. I'm looking forward very much to becoming a regular sitter! Ray Flahant

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*FREE: House sitting is usually free, for both sitter and house owner, although this is completely up to the individuals. There are usually some costs that need to be covered by either the sitter or the house owner e.g. electricity, phone usage, vet fees etc. How these costs are handled needs to be agreed before the sit begins. House sitters pay a single annual membership fee, while house owners pay nothing to advertise their house or to contact sitters.