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The Shepherd's Bothy on Blaenbrynich Farm

Libanus near Sennybridge, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay, LD3 8NP (Ref. 1072638)



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3 Customer Review(s)

  • “Beautiful location, kids loved the whole experience of being away from the hustle of the city life, felt calmed and relaxed.”

    Kitchen facilities are limited but we managed with a few eat-outs as didn't want to cook the entire time while on holidays.

    Kitchen facilities are limited but we managed with a few eat-outs as didn't want to cook the entire time while on holidays.

    - Suresh, August 2021

About the property

Sennybridge 4.4 miles.

Settled in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park, encompassed by phenomenal countryside views is this welcoming holiday home; The Shepherd's Bothy on Blaenbrynich Farm.

Perfect for an escape with friends or family, this Libanus cottage is the ultimate choice for anyone seeking a scenic escape to Wales.

Enter through the traditional barn door, stooping as you step in, to find a neat kitchen/diner hosting all the essentials you could need for a week-long stay; prepare a tasty breakfast with the assistance of the electric oven/grill to be enjoyed at the breakfast bar, or choose to dine alfresco with some fresh produce from one of the local shops.

Leaving from the kitchen you will find two steep sets of stairs; one leading up to a 4' double with an en-suite shower room and the other set leading to the second bedroom of a double also with an en-suite shower room, each room offering a homely interior and tremendous views to wake up to.

Also on the first floor rests the living/dining room where you can enjoy relaxing with your loved ones when you're not out exploring the excitement of the local area.

There is also a lockable boot room, which is suitable for bike storage, with a tumble drier, heated tower rail and clothes rail.

Spend your mornings sat out admiring your stunning surroundings, depending on the time of year, you may see cattle and sheep on the working farm, before enjoying a game of tennis on the courts provided with the property.

Alternatively, take a stroll out to explore your surroundings up close, with a plethora of walking and cycling routes from your doorstep to make the most of including along the Usk Reservoir and hiking amongst Pen y Fan, while those seeking a more leisurely day out should be sure to explore the nearby market town of Sennybridge where you will find all you could need for a self-catered stay including welcoming pubs, shops, cafés, eateries and a regular livestock market.

There are plenty of opportunities for birdwatching and horse riding in the local area too for those looking to get close to nature, or enjoy a day out with a difference with a trip to the the award-winning show caves at Dan-yr-Ogof with a Dinosaur Park hosting 220 life-sized dinosaur models too!

Be sure to visit Brecon for a wider selection of eateries to choose from for that special occasion, while Llandovery is perfect for those seeking to venture further afield with a train station found here.

For a memorable escape to Wales with your loved ones, choose The Shepherd's Bothy on Blaenbrynich Farm.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x 4' double bed with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • First-floor living/dining room
  • Electric central heating
  • Electric oven/grill with electric 2-ring hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Lawned garden with outdoor furniture and BBQ
  • Tennis court
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 4.5 miles, pub 3.7 miles
  • Note: Guests are welcome to use the tennis court but the correct tennis shoes must be worn
  • Note: Please mind your head upon entering the property
  • Note: Due to steep stairs this property isn't suitable for those less able
  • Note: Due to being on a working farm, pets must be kept on a lead when outside.

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About the location


Brecon 9 miles.

The interesting market town of Sennybridge is situated where the River Senni flows into the River Usk, on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park. It is home to cosy pubs, great places to eat, a variety of shops and a regular livestock market. Sennybridge is a perfect location for horse riding, bird watching, and walking in the Brecon Beacons National Park. With Brecon and Llandovery nearby, plus the Porth-yr-Ogof Caves, the award-winning show caves at Dan-yr-Ogof, pony trekking and the waterfall country at Ystradfellte renowned for the many scenic walks beside the waterfalls, this is a perfect spot to enjoy one of the most beautiful parts of Wales.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas