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The Old Rectory on the Lake

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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ricky's cooking”(40 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
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Family Rooms
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All reviewshot tubricky's cookingthe craig goch roomfree standing bathhosts johnmynydd rugog roomroll top bathstunning viewshuge bathroomcadair idriswarm welcomeeggs benedictbed and breakfastbefore dinnerlocal areaidyllic locationicing on the cake
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Reviewed August 2, 2014

We've been lucky enough to stay here before and we're delighted to say the hospitality is as fantastic as ever. On this occasion it was my parents who were staying and not us but John & Ricky made us feel as welcome as guests. We...More

2  Thank Ceri N
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded August 4, 2014

Ceri, we are pleased that you managed to join your parents for breakfast after your memorable night under canvas and thanks so much for your kind comments about our hospitality here at Tal-y-llyn. It was great to meet you all again. Our kindest regards, John...More

Reviewed July 30, 2014

I have stayed here a few times before, and the location is my favourite place. So when I found myself recently bereaved, it was the first place I headed, with nothing so organised as a booking. I was welcomed with open arms and think that...More

3  Thank FrecklesUk
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded August 1, 2014

We hope things get easier for you and look forward to seeing you in better times. Kindest regards, John and Ricky.

Reviewed July 29, 2014

We had a superb two nights' stay at The Old Rectory. We were warmly welcomed on arrival by John who kindly provided us with coffee and cake which we enjoyed while soaking up the spectacular view from the terrace; the same view could also be...More

2  Thank ManchesterFred
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded July 31, 2014

We thank you for this glowing recommendation! We are also pleased that you picked up during your stay that we really do appreciate The Old Rectory on the lake, the local wildlife and the area in general. It is our pleasure to share all this...More

Reviewed July 29, 2014

The Rectory on the Lake is a fantastic experience,from the warm welcome of John,our host, the spacious room,the beautiful setting and views,the friendly service and beaming smile from Yarda the waiter, and last but definitely not least the delicious locally sourced food cooked by Ricky,...More

2  Thank Margaret C
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded July 31, 2014

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and thanks so much for the comments about my food - to be described as an 'amazing chef' has made my day! Now back to the kitchen ...... I have eight diners tonight. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed July 28, 2014

Our family gave us this visit for my husband's 70th. I'm so glad they found and chose this place for us. It was truly perfect from start to finish. The room was luxurious - from bed to bathroom. Everything you need for your comfort was...More

2  Thank Chris R
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded July 30, 2014

We are so happy that the family birthday present was such as success and that you enjoyed your time staying and dining at our home. Massive congratulations also for conquering Cadair Idris as you went up by far the hardest route and thanks for posting...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Hot Tub
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US$147 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$147 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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chri2jellett
June 15, 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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gixernick
January 24, 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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