Lovely Wye Valley home, 1 cat and 7 tortoises looking for

Tintern, United Kingdom
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We are a retired couple who love to travel. Currently we are travelling in the UK until restrictions ease more but hopefully will go further afield before too long. Our home is in an idyllic situation, overlooking the river in the Wye

Home & location

A 3 bed detached stone cottage, on the edge of Brockweir village Full oil fired CH, woodburner fire, all mod cons (I think!) --except no dishwasher!--It might look large, but in fact is only 50ft x 14ft overall lovely garden.and lots of

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


Reliable tortoise care (there is another tortoise keeper in the village who will advise if needed)simple cat feeding, keeping house clean and tidy, and if in summer--maybe greenhouse and/or garden watering every 3-4 days--we grow a lot of

Meet the pets

  • Piti

    15 years

  • Zakros

    23 years

  • Zeus

    21 years

  • Zante

    19 years

  • Lindos

    18 years

  • Mykonos

    18 years

  • Mytikas

    18 years

  • Loutro

    18 years

Sitter feedback (19)


Thanks for the lovely welcome back (can't believe it has been 4 years). We so enjoyed the lovely supper and conversation the evening we arrived. Everything

Stayed · 08 Sep - 18 Sep 2021
Richard and Sue

We had a great time housesitting for Milly and Brenda - they cooked us a lovely meal on our arrival and went through all of the routines, leaving us detailed

Stayed · 13 Jun - 22 Jun 2021
Bill (Philip)

My second sit for Brenda and Milly looking after Piti the cat and those very interesting tortoises! Spring in this part of the country overlooking the River

Stayed · 20 Apr - 30 Apr 2021

Millie and Brenda welcomed us into their home overlooking the beautiful Wye valley. They cooked us dinner on arrival and invited us to join them at their

Stayed · 16 Jan - 20 Jan 2020

Millie and Brenda were such a lovely couple to sit for, they were so friendly and a pleasure to meet. This house is in the beautiful Tintern area, so, lots

Stayed · 17 Nov - 17 Dec 2019

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