Smallholding near Brecon

Brecon, United Kingdom
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Patrick Vyvyan-Robinson
Home & pet owner
Currently no sitter needed
Currently no sitter needed


We live on our 20 acre small-holding just North of Brecon in the Brecon Beacons National Park. We keep Black Welsh Mountain sheep, shetland ponies, geese, chickens and bees. We also have one dog and a cat. Our small holding includes

Home & location

Our renovated 300 year old farmhouse provides cosy, comfortable and peaceful accommodation. All bedrooms have their own bathroom. We are 4 miles from the market town of Brecon which has a theatre, leisure centre, cinema and a magnificent

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


The dog needs feeding and walking. The poutry are opened up and fed in the morning, and shut up at night. The ponies and sheep need to be checked at least once a day. The bees will look after themselves whilst we are away!

Meet the pets

  • Puck

    Jack Russell Terrier

    6 years

  • Fletcher

    5 years

  • Towy

    Shetland Pony

    14 years

  • Mousie

    Shetland Pony

    20 years

  • poultry

  • farm animal

Sitter feedback (5)


We had a lovely time looking after Rose & Patrick’s animals. They were really lovely to chat with and communication up front was great. Our en-suite room was

Stayed · 14 Nov - 17 Nov 2019

We had a fantastic time looking after Patrick and Rose's home and animals. They made us extremely welcome and are very kind and happy people. Their farmhouse

Stayed · 01 Sep - 11 Sep 2019

Thank you Patrick and Rose for providing us with lots of support to assist us to care for your animals and property. We enjoyed our stay in your lovely home

Stayed · 12 Aug - 19 Aug 2019
JoAnna & Amar

Outstanding experience! We spent a week at Patrick and Rose's farm. The location is excellent and the animals were easy to care for. Most importantly, Rose

Stayed · 04 Mar - 10 Mar 2019

Patrick and Rose are a lovely couple who run a b&b and holiday cottages from their small holding. Animals include 2 dogs (Zip and Puck), a cat (Fletcher)

Stayed · 19 Nov - 25 Nov 2018

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