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Locked down, but looking up

I am sure that it is the same everywhere. Lockdown again, and how do we use the time productively without spending too much precious cash when there is nothing coming in. At Gliffaes there is never a shortage of things to do. With 33 acres of grounds and an old Victorian building, there are plenty...

13 Jan 2021

Christmas Afternoon Teas

Christmas Afternoon Teas 1st December – 27th December 2019 While we can’t promise you snow when you visit our hotel in the Brecon Beacons for a Christmas Afternoon Tea, we can guarantee a log fire in the sitting room, a beautifully decorated house, and a festive take on our delicious buffet tea.  Add some Prosecco,...

06 Nov 2017

SOS Travel UK

‘My initial impression was that you could feel the warmth of an authentic country home with an understated elegance.  I could tell this was going to be a great place to stay.’   Read the full review from SOS Travel UK here.

22 Aug 2018

The Welsh Rarebit

A review of the restaurant from food and travel blogger, The Welsh Rarebit. 

26 Sep 2017

Saturday Times Travel Section – Saturday 13th May

Great British Hotels for Summer The Times picked 50 hotels from across the United Kingdom to book for the summer holidays and Gliffaes was one of only two hotels in Wales chosen. “A Victorian country house surrounded by the majestic scenery of the Brecon Beacons, Gliffaes has its own century arboretum, an ornamental pond and swathes...

19 May 2017

Two Days in South Wales

Blogger and freelance designer Nancy Straughan from London wrote this piece about Gliffaes; Two Days in South Wales Until this past weekend I had never been to Wales, I’d wanted to explore the country for the longest time though. So many people had told me how many wonderful areas there are to explore and I...

24 Feb 2017

Countryman's Weekly Review

Steve Grant of Countryman’s Weekly came to visit and wrote a nice piece. Read the full article below: Country Man’s Weekly

22 Feb 2017

Something for the Weekend

Recently, my boyfriend and I decided that we’d leave the hustle and bustle of London and venture to Wales for a weekend in the countryside. After a 3hr 30min journey, we arrived at Gliffaes Country House Hotel, which was to be our home from home for the night. Read the full article.

24 Jan 2017

9/10 From the Daily Telegraph Travel Expert

  An on-line review from the Daily Telegraph – read the full piece.   

27 Aug 2016

Top 10 Great Escapes for Dad

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20 Jun 2016

Top 20 Places for a Warm Welcome

The Daily Telegraph – Saturday 31st October 2015 Warm Welcome – Fiona Duncan, of the Daily Telegraph picks her top 20 cosy British Hotels for the perfect November break. And Gliffaes is one of them and just one of two hotels she picked from Wales. In her search for warmth, cosiness, log fires and comfortable...

03 Nov 2015

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