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Gliffaes at Brecon Beacons Food Festival

Karl Cheetham, Head Chef at our Brecon restaurant, recently presented at the Brecon Beacons Food Festival. Showcasing his culinary talent; Karl put on a cookery demonstration creating a dish that definitely seemed to ‘wow’ the crowd. We were honoured when asked to cook for an audience of festival-goers at this year’s Brecon Beacons Food Festival....

18 Oct 2018

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

Three Reasons Why Gliffaes is the Perfect Place to meet for a Meeting

  Looking for a meeting space with personality? Here at our Brecon Beacons hotel, we understand the importance of hosting engaging, well organised and memorable business meetings. But many people forget that the secret to a successful meeting is often down to the location! When it comes to meetings, there’s nothing quite like a bit...

31 Jul 2017

Things to do in the Brecon Beacons This Spring

The days are getting longer, Spring is coming. Daffodils are almost out and trees are starting to bud. It’s time you got out to after the darkness of the winter. Get the sun in your face and the wind in your hair. There is nothing like a day in the outdoors to get you feeling...

21 Feb 2017

A Walk in the Park

 Over a Hundred Guided Walks in the National Park over 9 Days 25th February to 5th March 2017 Early Spring will see the tenth annual Crickhowell Walking Festival kick off on the 25th February which heralds 9 days of guided walks in the Black Mountains and the Brecon Beacons with walks to suit everyone. All abilities...

06 Feb 2017

Introduction to Print Making

An Introduction to Print Making Course run over 7 Afternoons at Gliffaes Hotel taught by Veronica Gibson in conjunction with Aberystwyth University. Course – This course offers you a tour of relief printing methods and encourages you to develop both traditional and experimental techniques. Both lino cuts and woodcuts can be practiced. We will be...

04 Feb 2017

Autumn 2016 – Guided Tree Walks & Lunch

A Guided walk through the magnificent trees at Gliffaes followed by an Autumn lunch. Two dates : Sunday 23rd & Sunday 30th October. Walk begins at 11am with lunch at 1pm. The Walk: Autumn is the best time of the year to explore the amazing trees within the 30 acres of grounds at the Hotel....

03 Sep 2016

Dinner with Stellenbosch Winemaker

Gliffaes is delighted to be hosting Thomas Webb, cellar-master of Thelma Mountain Vineyards in Stellenbosch and Sutherland Estate in Elgin, two prestigious  South African wineries, for a tasting and dinner on Friday 9th October 2015.  Thelema and Sutherland Wines Thomas’s father, Gyles Webb, started the winery at Thelema in 1983 when he took over an over grown...

28 Jul 2015

Hay Festival 21-31 May 2015

The programme at the Hay Festival just gets bigger and better with something for everyone; young and old, right and left, urban or country dweller. It’s a great gathering of authors, poets, film makers, musicians, comedians, opinion formers, adventurers, thinkers and sundry odd balls. Frankly, if you can’t find something to interest you then you...

14 May 2015

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