Yearly Archives: 2014

Cooking Venison for Christmas

Fed up with Turkey? If you fancy something tasty as well as lean for Christmas why not consider venison? Here at Gliffaes we are really fortunate to have the Welsh Venison Centre just over the hill who are able to supply us with farm reared venison throughout the year. Andrew and Elaine Morgan who run...

18 December 2014

Early Spring 2 Night Break

To find out more about our great value Spring Break which includes plenty of extras please click through to the dedicated Spring Offer page. I would like to know more about your Spring Break at Gliffaes Hotel. 

18 December 2014

Myeloma Coffee Morning – Thursday 27th November

Help Raise Funds for Myeloma November is Coffee Morning Month for Myeloma and Susie is organising a coffee morning at Gliffaes on Thursday 27th November from 10am – 12pm in aid of Myeloma UK and would love you to come. As you may know, I was diagnosed with Myeloma in August 2013. Myeloma is cancer of the...

18 November 2014

2014 Fishing Season – a short review

One sure signal that the fishing season has ended is the sight of cars bearing canoes driving up and down the valley. The other signal is that we get the rain every fisherman had been waiting for. 2014 has been a mixed year on the river Usk at Gliffaes and in numbers this is how...

28 October 2014

November Offer

November & December Offer save 30% Midweek and 20% at Weekends – Dinner, Bed & Breakfast It is that time of year again when we put up our November Offer. We have been offering this great dinner, bed and breakfast deal during November for several years and its popularity has grown. Bookings must be for...

06 October 2014

Good Hotel Guide Award for Gliffaes

Gliffaes Country House Hotel, situated on the river Usk just outside Crickhowell, has been honoured with an award from the only truly independent hotel guide in the Untied Kingdom. The Good Hotel Guide has given their Editor’s Choice Award to Gliffaes as Fishing Hotel of the year for 2015.  James Suter, who runs the hotel...

06 October 2014

Autumn Tree Walks

Discover the Trees of Gliffaes in all their Autumnal glory With something close to a hundred different trees in our grounds the colours during Autumn are something to behold. Take in the Autumn colours on a guided walk around the Gliffaes Hotel’s collection of stunning trees followed by a two course lunch. James Suter, owner...

15 August 2014

Catch the Tour of Britain at Gliffaes

Stage 3 of the Tour of Britain passes by Tretower and Crickhowell on 9th September. The Tour of Britain bike race gains in popularity as more and more British pro cyclists achieve success in the Grand Tours on the Continent. The seven day tour has to have some mountains in and so Wales always has...

14 August 2014

2 Day Summer Fly Fishing Break

Short Fly fishing break on the famous river Usk at Gliffaes Hotel. Fly fishing for wild brown trout in high summer can be hard work, the water is most likely to be low and if the day is bright and hot  the fish tend to hole up in the deeper and faster flowing water (more...

17 July 2014

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