Gliffaes Road, Crickhowell, Powys NP8 1RH Wales UK Website
If you are looking for somewhere bland and faceless with all the character of a corporate hotel then Gliffaes is certainly not for you. Hidden of the beaten track in between the Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains is one of Wales’s best kept secrets. Among the old trees, spacious lawns and with a commanding view of the River Usk is Gliffaes Country House, built in 1888. The same family has run the house as a hotel and fly-fishing lodge since 1948. Gliffaes has 33 acres of grounds and 3.5 miles of prime wild brown trout fishing on the River Usk. These few pointers might help you;
We are about:
• Quality not conformity
• Serious comfort
• Great food and wine
• Activities galore
• Genuine friendliness that doesn’t come out of a corporate staff manual
• First-hand experience of children and their demands – we have two of our own!
ABOUT OUR LOCATION
Gliffaes is in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park, middway between the Black Mountains and the Beacons, an ideal base for walking or cycling. The hotel has a commanding position 150 feet above the river Usk with glorious views over the surrounding countryside.
The hotel has 23 bedrooms, dining room, bar, sunny terrace and conservatory. 35 acres of woodlands and grounds along with 2.5 miles of trout fishing.
Welsh Country Hotel of the Year 2009
The Good Hotel Guide has voted Gliffaes as the Welsh Country House Hotel of the Year for 2009. The Good Hotel Guide is a totally independent guide.
2.5 Miles of Wild Brown Trout Fishing
Gliffaes has five beats on the River Usk available for guests to fish for salmon and trout.
Peak Season Price: £126.00
Peak Season Offer: £110.00
Low Season Price: £126.00
Low Season Offer: £90.00
Gliffaes Country House Hotel
Address: Gliffaes Road, Crickhowell, Powys, NP8 1RH Wales UK