Yearly Archives: 2019

Spring Break

Kick Start the New Year with two days away in the Welsh countryside. Visit one of the most picturesque places in the whole of the UK. Escape to the glorious Brecon Beacons in early Spring –  think Snowdrops and Daffodils, think walks in the Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains and back in time for tea...

13 November 2019

Wine Dinner

Winemaker’s Dinner with Esther Pinuaga of Bodegas Pinuaga Friday 8th November 2019 – 7.30pm at Gliffaes Hotel I am delighted that we have teamed up with wine merchants, Private Cellar and Bodegas Pinuaga for this our latest, winemaker’s dinner. The dinner will be hosted by Esther Pinuaga who, after leaving her career as a business consultant...

25 September 2019

Wine Dinner

I am delighted that we have teamed up with wine merchants, and for this our latest, winemaker’s dinner. The dinner will be hosted by Esther Pinuaga who, after leaving her career as a business consultant in the US, took over the family winery in Toledo converting it to 100% organic production.

25 September 2019

November Offer 2019

Save up to 30% this November November is a good month at Gliffaes; the pace of life has slowed down after a busy summer, the days are shorter but not so short that you have to curtail time outdoors too much, the fires are lit, the trees are still showing their autumn colours and I...

24 September 2019

Two Night Autumn Break

It’s That Time Again –  October & November Autumn Break Time The magnificent trees at Gliffaes are about to show off with one final hurrah before winter, we have lit the fires in the hotel, we have gathered all the apples from the orchard and there is one last rite of passage for the hotel...

21 August 2019

Autumn 2019 Tree Walks

A Guided walk through the magnificent trees at Gliffaes followed by an Autumn lunch. Wednesday 6th and Saturday 9th November 2019 Gliffaes Hotel has, within its 33 acres of grounds, one of the best small arboretums in Wales with an enviable collection of specimen trees from around the globe planted by far-sighted Victorian collectors. It...

13 August 2019

Colourful Characters Walk & Lunch

A Storytelling Stroll and Lunch – Saturday 26th October 2019 From an Iron Master to a Baronet, from a Reverend who squandered his fortune to the gentry with a social conscience, the Gliffaes Hotel has had some fascinating owners. Come and hear their tales, as story teller Jan Little takes us on a stroll through...

12 August 2019

Four Day Break in the Welsh Hills – Lose the Crowds

Post ‘lockdown’ escape to Beautiful Wales. Gliffaes Hotel in the Brecon Beacons is somewhere you can find so much to do this summer. Whether you feel curious about history or feel like a good dose of sunshine and fresh air on top of a mountain, this could be a great spot to base yourself for...

19 July 2019

Karl’s Vegan Cheesecake Recipe

You would be forgiven for thinking that we are late to the Vegan way of life – far from it. Our Brecon restaurant can cater to a carnivorous, gluten free or vegetarian diet; we are also able to accommodate the vegan lifestyle in our kitchen and have done since long before the media called it...

08 July 2019

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