Gliffaes Hotel - Abergavenny

Crickhowell, Abergavenny, United Kingdom, NP8 1RH  show map
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Gliffaes Hotel - Abergavenny

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Handicap parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry
Elevator
Meeting facilities

Catering service

Overview

The charming Gliffaes Hotel offers a comfortable accommodation in the middle of Abergavenny. The hotel opened its doors in 1888 and was remodeled in 2009.

Many Abergavenny sights, including Festival Park Shopping Village, Abergavenny Castle and Crickhowell Castle are within about 10 minutes' drive.

Gliffaes Hotel offers a magnificent view to its guests.

Cardiff-wales airport can be reached in 55 minutes by car from Gliffaes Hotel.

Rooms

Gliffaes Hotel is a property in Abergavenny that comes with 23 rooms and provides a writing desk, an iron with ironing board, a minibar, satellite TV and heating. Some rooms have the river view. This rooms have carpet floor and luxury furniture.

Eat & Drink

The hotel Gliffaes provides visitors with a free full english breakfast. 

Services

The on-site conveniences include an elevator, a free car park and a storage room.

Relax

The hotel provides fly fishing, cycling and darts for an active pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   23.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Darts
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/ Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Barbeque grills
  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view
  • River view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathtub

Media

  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11.30 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Crickhowell, Abergavenny, United Kingdom, NP8 1RH

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  • Abergavenny
    13.8 km
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Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11.30 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    23

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Rooms and availability

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Small Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 18 m²
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    Large Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 26 m²
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      Standard Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 28 m²
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        Luxury Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed
        Size: 26 m²
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Gliffaes Hotel - Abergavenny Abergavenny location
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          Hotel Address:

          Crickhowell, Abergavenny, United Kingdom, NP8 1RH

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Abergavenny
            13.8 km
          Airports
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11.30 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            23

          Hotel Awards

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          What's nearby

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Llanthony Priory - 13.6 km

          Local attractions

          • Llangorse Lake - 7.2 km
          • Talgarth Mill - 13.9 km
            The Mill House, Talgarth
          • The Tithe Barn, St Marys Church - 14.2 km
            Monk Street, Abergavenny
          • Pwll-y-wrach Nature Reserve - 13.6 km
            Hospital Road, Talgarth
          • Abergavenny Museum and Castle - 14.0 km
            Castle Street, Abergavenny
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11.30 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            23

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          Gliffaes Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Gliffaes Hotel

          Average guest rating

          8.6out of 10
          Superb
          Based on 81 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Very relaxing,welcoming staff, large clean rooms and good food. Would defininitely stay there again.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            A unique hotel. Very special atmosphere. Superb food, staff and comfort. Ideal for a truly relaxing break, or as an excellent base for exploring the surrounding countryside. We will definitely be back.

            The only minor issue was that the extraction fan in Room 25 was not working. Also, the steps/path down to the river need more repairs to make them safer.

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            Excellent st\andard of decor and comfort, dining room table presentation, covers etc first class

            Lack of access for wheelchair users and lack of facilities for them. Sadly this may prevent my visiting again.

          • Couple
            9.6

            The service is second to none, the surroundings are unique its a well deserved piece of luxury x

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            we really enjoyed our stay in such wonderful surroundings. the staff were most pleasant and helpful. However we did think the dinner was rather overpriced as we did not need a gourmet experience and my husband could not eat his steak which was expensive for £30 for just one course. I think you could make more of the whole place by offering earlier weekend breaks including dinner at a lesser price and certainly not in November as you do now - you could be really busy in October for instance in the autumn - it would be lovely - you could do a lot more advertising and word would get around.On another note we enjoyed our drink in the bar and do hope your father is making a good recovery but as from our experience stroke recovery can take a time!thanks so muchRobin and Laurie Reilly best thing was walk round the gardens and dinner on terrace - v lucky with the weather - made up for it on Skomer in the rain for 3 hours!!

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            location was wonderful, bed very comfortable bedroomwas good size staf f pleasant

            didn't like the fact that we were in an annexe so didn't get to use hotel facilities, too wet to go across to main building once back from visits out, very limited menu which wasn't available until 19.00hrs,bathroom rather basic and shower was very low pressure, being only guests in the annexe caused so anxiety as felt vulnerable although room was lockable entrance wasn't, had to go up short flight of stone steps to room, through chicken mess, and branches of bush were unpleasant in wet, I did push worst of them through railing felt it was overpriced for what it offered

          • Family with children
            7.8

            Generally a fine hotel, competently run. Good food and great gardens, surroundings and views. I'll go back again if the need arises for me to be in Brecon area.

            No gripes.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            The food at all meaalsa taken was excellant, including afternoon tea

            Maid service on day of arrival went on far too long and was noisy outside our door

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Good all-round hotel. Lovely grounds, comfortable rooms and good food.

            Dinner somewhat overpriced

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Our visit surpassed all expectations for a 2 day break away in the Brecon Beacons in a top class, friendly and informal, family run Country House Hotel. It started with the setting - quiet, peaceful and an amazing outlook over the River Usk without a house or buiding in sight. The tranquility was disturbed only, by the background ripple of the River Usk and Cock Pheasants scrapping in defence of their territory and their nesting Hens. All staff were charming, inobtrusive and efficient and the food outstanding. The interior and furnishings were cleverly in keeping with the combination of Victorian and Italianate Architecture of the House, the flavour of which was mirrored in the landscaping of the Gardens and Grounds. A truly exceptional and memorable experience.

          • Single
            10.0

            It was just perfect. A very efficient and courteous owner, the most friendly and always ready to serve personnel, awesome nature and exquisite gardens, excellent dinner, relaxed atmosphere, and last but not least, a wifi that works.

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            Delightful setting with beautiful terrace and grounds. Unique old building with lots of charm.

            The small double room we originally booked was not suitable for 2 people so they transferred our reservation to another room with the same cost which was fine.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Character hotel in beautiful grounds in stunning location. Smart but welcoming, relaxing and non-pretentious (smiley receptionist who discretely ignored muddied walking gear on arrival !). Very friendly and efficient staff. Excellent dinner and good breakfast . Afternoon tea a nice touch and most welcome after a day's walking!. Well located for walkers - Brecon Beacons, Black Mountains and Cambrian Mountains within easy reach.

          • Couple
            10.0

            The location is stunning and the views from the terrace were lovely. The room and facilities were beautifully kept and the staff were very polite and helpful.

            The cost of high tea was rather expensive: £12 per person.

          • Family with children
            9.6

            The place is very comfortable but it avoids any hint of trying to appeal to either the conference market or those people who revel in "luxury". Basically there is nothing remotely vulgar about the place. The location is stunning, the gardens perfectly kept and there is a genuine pride in the place - not just from the owners but also the friendly and attentive staff.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Gliffaes Hotel - Abergavenny Abergavenny location
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          Hotel Address:

          Crickhowell, Abergavenny, United Kingdom, NP8 1RH

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Abergavenny
            13.8 km
          Airports
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11.30 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            23

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedAbergavennyGliffaes Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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