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Reviewed 6 August 2015

A warm welcome awaited us as we arrived at the Old Rectory. Elaine showed us to our room and was extremely helpful in finding us a garage for a minor car repair. The building has lots of character and is quirky. It is clean and was well suited to our needs - we were out most of the day. From... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We were a large family gathering that stayed here for four days. Although the decor is getting a little dated in the bedrooms they were clean and comfortable with a great level of charm. The house itself, the lounge, the breakfast room and the gardens are all lovely and welcoming and the lady of the house serves a lovely breakfast... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

Unfortunately this establishment seems to be in genteel decline. Our room needed a lick of paint and was tiny but adequate for one nights stay. The welcome booklet on our room which gave details of the Old Rectory was grubby, like the room. Breakfast had to be booked for 8.30, 8.45 or 9.00AM and pre ordered. Credit card payment had... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 June 2015

it was a little outdated the house was fine if you liked the old world the food was excellent as were the the hosts but it left a lot to be desired the window did not open correctly and having to go across the hall to the bathroom was not the best with a step up in the dark was... More 

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Reviewed 11 May 2015

We stayed here for the bank holiday May weekend and what a fantastic place we chose. The breakfast was excellent, the house stunning, our bedroom just perfect as was the four poster bed and we loved the addition of the horses and chickens. Elaine and Paul were perfect hosts. We will be returning

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Reviewed 11 April 2015

Lovely house, lots of fabulous features, beautiful garden and great location. The room was warm and comfortable, the bathroom was not ensuite however not really an issue. The breakfast was well cooked, and catered for special celiac diet (offered gluton free bread which was fab). The Old Rectory is an easy walk to the village of Lacock with its Abbey... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 April 2015

We were a group of 5 senior couples and Elaine Sexton made our stay most enjoyable. The rooms were clean and comfortable and breakfast suited every taste. The Rectory is on the edge of Lacock and just a very short walk downhill from the village so easy access to everything.

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Reviewed 16 November 2014

The breakfast list had to be chosen the night before, you ticked the various choices, but there was no alternative to the meat sausage, or bacon, which made the full cooked breakfast rather puny, and made me feel rather left out. Veggies not important to entertain? Cash or cheque only otherwise a 2.5% service charge is payable...not made aware at... More 

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Calne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 November 2014

I stayed in a lovely 4 poster room, very relaxing and full of character. It's a lovely walk around the village, perfect if you wish to bring your dogs. The staff were wonderful and very helpful. I'd recommend staying here again and I will be coming back!

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 November 2014

Booked to stay at the Old Rectory as it takes dogs and is near one of our favourite places (Lacock Village). Terrible weather, and as arrival time is not until 5.00pm we arrived an hour early as ran out of steam walking round the village. Landlady was very friendly and did not mind at all. We were booked into the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Delightful Victorian Rectory, just a stroll from the beautiful village of Lacock, famous for its film location. Excellent pubs nearby. Large elegant rooms with all facilities. Beautiful views over garden. Recommended in the Independent on Sunday and Wiltshire Breakfast Award. 12 miles from Bath. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Rectory

Address: The Old Rectory Cantax Hill, Lacock SN15 2JZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Lacock
Price Range: $115 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Rectory 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Don't if you are expecting continental or cooked breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles MalcolmT100, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room. You can hear the traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles Charlesandjo, 1 Jul 2015 | Read review
“excellent for the village of lacock with the abbey and really nice pubs with good food namely the red lion and the george”
 of 5 bubbles rogers108, 2 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Any to suit your needs,”
 of 5 bubbles Lainey1610, 9 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Don't choose a room with a 'private bathroom', they aren't...”
 of 5 bubbles PhilM465, 16 Nov 2014 | Read review
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