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The Old Rectory on the Lake

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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“hot tub”(99 reviews)
“ricky's cooking”(40 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were lucky enough to spend a night of our ‘minimoon’ at the Rectory. We were greeted by John and spent a lovely evening relaxing with a celebratory glass of fizz. Also treated to a short film about on he history of the lake...fascinating! Managed...More

Thank Will C
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I had a fabulous weekend staying at The Old Rectory. It was recommended by my sister who has stayed there a couple of times. The house is lovely and comfortable and very homely. You are welcomed by John and Ricky who couldn't...More

Thank mattprice
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is our second visit to The Old Rectory on the Lake. The location is stunning, and well placed if you enjoy walking in the hills, or relaxing and watching the changing light over the lake and mountains. The rooms are very comfortable, and the...More

Thank Sarah H
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 5 days ago

It is always so pleasing when folk return to stay with us again and we are so happy your second visit so obviously hit the mark. Thanks for describing our food as being fantastic and indeed this has made Chef Ricky's day. As you may...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited during a wedding weekend and found a lovely restaurant in an amazing setting with great menu and attentive staff. Will be back if ever in the area again as we wish to sample this great spot once again.More

Thank steven b
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for coming to dine with us and we are pleased that we had a spare table for you that night - your kind comments on here are so welcomed and if you are ever in the area again you now know where we are....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fab night at the Rectory - great food and lovely hosts as well as amazing views of the lake, its a dream location. My husband also enjoyed trekking up cadair idris - which is only 5 mins away.More

Thank annaO2347LL
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 5 days ago

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your one night's visit to Tal-y-llyn and that your husband managed to conquer the imposing mountain behind our home before you arrived. Thanks so much for leaving a review on here and elsewhere - it is so appreciated....More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$153 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$153 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (1207)
Room & Suite (266)
Pool & Beach (102)
Dining (90)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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chri2jellett
16 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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gixernick
25 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
2 December 2015|
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Response from Snowdoniatraveller | Property representative |
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