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The Old Rectory

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Cirencester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this lovely location for a couple of months while I was starting a new role in the area. From the very first night I was impressed with the accommodation with regards to cleanliness and comfort, some would call the decor dated, however this is considered only if you are viewing it as a negative. It is in...

Thank jackblair2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

The old rectory hotel and self catering houses are under new ownership and what can I say the couple taking it over are lovely, Helen and wyatt were so welcoming and kind and made us really feel at home! They had a lot of information about the local area and things to do! We were their 1st customers and they...

Thank Josef M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My self and 2 friends stayed in Linton Cottage for 3 nights and we were certainly not made welcome if fact we felt we were in the way , when we were been shown to the cottage the lady had to lift up dustbins so we could get in .The windows were dirty, the milk was out of date ....

2Thank Fionnuala O
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We went with friends a for the weekend. The cottage is very small and considering it was opened in 2010 lacks adequate kitchen equipment. The lounging chairs were not good for lounging in! The small sofa was ok. The dining chairs were of mock leather which was perished and cracked. The table couldn't be used without rearranging the furniture as...

1Thank TerryinSalisbury
Welwyn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I will start with positive. Great location. Fantastic old building. That's it. Sadly it is in need of an update to bring it up to the standard expected. The bathroom was dreadful, carpet on the floor, filthy shower head and towels that were old and tired. Breakfast was worse. We were told a continental breakfast would be available. There was...

4Thank susanpZ5334AT
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Arrived just before 4 pm, after a 5 hour journey, Nobody around – notice on door said “gone to stables”. Somebody from workshop said we were too early – check in between 5pm and 7pm. Given key and told where room was. Room was okay but towels were like sandpaper. Flat screen TV smaller than a laptop. Could not see...

4Thank Malcolm T
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We had stayed here before so decided to visit again. The proprietors were very welcoming as usual, nothing was too much trouble - I had ordered a bottle of wine for the room with chocolates to celebrate an anniversary and this was duly provided. We stayed in the Dean's Room, a lovely old room with views of the stunning garden...

Thank Guinness_maiden
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Tried to book a cottage for five nights whilst attending a course locally. I phoned up a month in advance and had a very frustrating conversation trying to book a cottage. Tried again by email with more success. I was then offered an evening in the b&b and the remaining four nights of my stay in a cottage which I...

2Thank pmarcuspotts
Res_8, Owner at The Old Rectory, responded to this review

I am sorry the reviewer provides such a title when he didn't actually stay here and that he had difficulty with his booking. Sometimes things happen which are out of our control and we hoped our offer of alternative accommodation was acceptable. This was a rare occurrence as usually our booking system could not be easier.

Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed a few nights during the Badminton Horse Trails, very cosy B&B! Feels like a time-machine but with comfy beds and a big private bathroom! Just a short walk from the pittoresque village of Lacock with pubs and all you need for a "getaway". We will be back!

Thank Christian G
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Elaine does her best but i get the idea that shes given up on the place note on the door saying check in between 3pm and 5pm rooms cold but heater offered the worst breakfast ever 2 of us stayed and there were 2 pieces of bread a few cornflakes and a kettle to make our own tea a supermarket...

4Thank robbie1doe
Res_8, Owner at The Old Rectory, responded to this review

Apart from the fact that there were complete inaccuracies in his comments, I would also not trust a review from someone who requested monetary gain for suggesting a booking for his friend. His visit was obviously not completely unsatisfactory.

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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: $128 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Rectory 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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The Old Rectory Lacock, England, UK
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“Don't if you are expecting continental or cooked breakfast”
malcolmt598, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room. You can hear the traffic.”
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”
rogers108, 2 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Any to suit your needs,”
Lainey1610, 9 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Don't choose a room with a 'private bathroom', they aren't...”
PhilM465, 16 Nov 2014 | Read review
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