Yearly Archives: 2016

Spring Awakening – Two Night Break

Kick Start the New Year with two days away in the Brecon Beacons. A great value offer with some extras. Come away to the Gliffaes Hotel and the glorious Brecon Beacons in early Spring, think Snowdrops then Daffodils, think walks in the Brecon Beacons and Black Mountains and back in time for tea and scones...

20 December 2016

How To Make A Simple Wreath For Christmas

Once again our masterful maven Susie will adorn the front door of our Crickhowell hotel with a fresh cut wreath. So, to find out how to make your wreath the envy of the neighbourhood follow Susie’s guide of helpful tips and tricks…

16 December 2016

How to Make a Simple Wreath for Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas – especially so as the days are getting shorter and our treescape has turned a beautiful auburn hue, it leads us to start thinking about our favourite festive activity: Christmas wreath making! Once again our masterful maven Susie will adorn the front door of our Crickhowell hotel...

16 December 2016

An Interview With Artist Harriet Lloyd

Here at Gliffaes, as many of you may know, we are committed to filling our with beautiful artwork that we have spent many careful hours selecting over the years.

12 December 2016

An Interview with Artist Harriet Lloyd

An Interview with Artist Harriet Lloyd It’s about time you got to know our resident artist, Harriet Lloyd a little better…   Here at Gliffaes, as many of you may know, we are committed to filling our South Wales hotel with beautiful artwork that we have spent many careful hours selecting over the years. One...

12 December 2016

Cutting Down Gliffaes’ Christmas Trees

Every year at our lovely Brecon Hotel, we cut down our own Christmas trees to feature in the hotel. You can’t beat a freshly cut Christmas tree – the smell, the look and most of all, the festive feel it brings to a room.

05 December 2016

Cutting Down Gliffaes' Christmas Trees

How We Picked Gliffaes’ Christmas Trees By Owner, James Suter   Every year at our lovely Brecon Hotel, we cut down our own Christmas trees to feature in the hotel. You can’t beat a freshly cut Christmas tree – the smell, the look and most of all, the festive feel it brings to a room. I have...

05 December 2016

James’ Famous Mulled Wine Recipe

A deliciously spicy winter warmer from Gliffaes’ owner, James Suter.   There is tradition at here at Gliffaes Hotel that on Christmas Eve, after dinner, as many locals as can fit into our South Wales hotel come to join the residents in a round of carol singing which is led by a local farmer and...

24 November 2016

Art at Gliffaes

Hannah Firmin, perhaps most famous for being the hand behind the beautifully illustrated covers of Alexander McCall-Smith’s ‘The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency’ novels, now calls Crickhowell her home and we are incredibly pleased to lay claim to several of her wonderful prints at our Brecon hotel. Hannah Firmin studied at the Chelsea School of...

21 November 2016

Page
of 3