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    The Old Rectory on the Lake

    Talyllyn, Talyllyn, Snowdonia National Park LL36 9AJ, Wales
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    Overview
    • Excellent96%
    • Very good2%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 923 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed at the Old Rectory on the Lake for 6 nights late September 2017 I must say that we had a lovely time there. Both John and Ricky were very attentive to our needs. The breakfasts were terrific with loads to choose from, fruit,cereals,yogurts...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Having stayed in a variety of places in Snowdonia over the past 40 years we know the area well. But we were completely unprepared for the magnificent location of The Old Rectory on The Lake, nestled at the edge of the woods beside Tal-y-llyn Lake,...More

    Thank APSutton
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 6 days ago

    What can we say after reading this but thank you so very much for this incredible review of your four days spent here with your friends. We thought you had enjoyed yourselves after you had so kindly given us a very generous tip but this...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My husband and I spent one night here last weekend. We stayed in the Retreat to the side of the main house which was spacious and comfortable. After reading the reviews about Ricky's cooking, I had high expectations and booked dinner for that evening. My...More

    Thank LesPasAle
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 6 days ago

    It was great to meet you both and we are so pleased you enjoyed your night away while granny looked after your son. It was my pleasure to cook for such appreciative and discerning diners. We get our meat from T J Roberts and Son...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just spent 3 days at The Old Rectory on the Lake which is in a beautiful location with stunning views across the lake. Stayed in the Craig Goch room which is a really good size as in the ensuite bathroom. John and Ricky were excellent...More

    Thank paulinecooper14
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 1 week ago

    This recommendation is so appreciated Pauline and it was our pleasure to have you to stay. You both certainly managed to pack in a great deal during your three days with us and I am so happy that you enjoyed the Precipice Walk. I have...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We have not long returned home from a very relaxing and comfortable two night stay at the Old Rectory on the Lake. We were greeted by John, a very well spoken gentleman who had a wealth of knowledge of the area and the mountain we...More

    Thank Ian C
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for this posting this review and for this much appreciated recommendation Ian and we are glad that you had a relaxing stay here. I am also pleased that your enjoyed the video about the lake that we often show our guests who wonder what...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$141 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Snowdonia National Park >
    • Talyllyn
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    Traveller (1168)
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    chri2jellett
    15 June 2016|
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    Response from PompeyJonathan | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Chris - I think you need to contact the Old Rectory directly - regards Jonathan
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    24 January 2016|
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    Response from VandRcardiff | Reviewed this property |
    Look on the Machloop website for flying activity in the area round machynlleth. John at the old rectory may be able to advuse as well. Have fun!
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    Anthony J
    1 December 2015|
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    Response from Snowdoniatraveller | Property representative |
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    Room Tips
    "Both Craig Goch and Mynydd Rugog have wonderful views of the lake and the mountains"
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    "All are simply amazing"
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    "Exquisite views and sublime peace! We stayed in a room with a view of the Lake which was amazing!"
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    "Best views from the first floor rooms"
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