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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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    “hot tub” (96 reviews)
    “b b” (162 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Dolffanog Fach
    214 reviews
    #2 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Talyllyn
     
    Gwesty Minffordd Hotel
    75 reviews
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    149 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 886 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I spent a wonderful few days at the Old Rectory on the Lake on a long weekend in Snowdonia. The entire visit was great, and every detail was perfect -- including the welcome and care from the hosts, the location, inn, room, setting, views, and...More

    Thank apack11
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed for 2 nights at The Mynydd Rhugog Room with views out over Tal y Llyn lake towards the Tyn y Cornel Hotel and imposing Graig Goch mountain.Clean & Spaceous room, comfy bed, all amenities we required including large flat screen tv, free wifi, large,...More

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

    Thanks for coming to see us from the top end of the county and it was good to meet you and hear your stories about growing up in the village below us. We were astounded that we knew so many folk from when you lived...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    It's very difficult to get in here, but don,t give up, it is well worth the effort. The Rectory is set at the foot of Cader Idris, on the lake shore. John and Ricky have got it just right, elegant without being fussy, and the...More

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

    As you know John we only have four bedrooms here so thanks for your patience and so glad to read that it was worth it! The Orangery, which we use for dining, with the vaulted scenery was added six years ago and we too really...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    After driving over 4 hours we googled a place to grab a beer or two and came across the beautifully quiet Pen-y-Bont (opposite this place on the lake). Whilst sitting overlooking the most tranquil lake we've ever sipped a nice fresh one by we spotted...More

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

    So far we have had photographers, artists, our own guests of course and even a helicopter on our lawn by the lake but this is the first time we have stumbled over two sleeping sun bathers!!! Thanks for posting a very amusing review - indeed...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Old Rectory is ideally situated for a quiet relaxed stay which is the reason we chose it. However for the more active it is ideally situated at the base of Cadair Idris with several paths within easy reach. The welcome here is very friendly...More

    Thank Graham421
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 1 week ago

    It was a pleasure to entertain you in our home at Tal-y-llyn and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay here and that the views here of the lake did not disappoint. Your recommendation Graham on here is truly appreciated and we look forward...More

    Dolffanog Fach
    214 reviews
    #2 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Talyllyn
     
    Gwesty Minffordd Hotel
    75 reviews
    #4 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Talyllyn
     
    Pen-y-Bont Hotel
    63 reviews
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    Pandy Isaf Country House Bed & Breakfast
    149 reviews
    #6 of 34 B&Bs / Inns in Dolgellau
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • USD 138 - USD 172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Snowdonia National Park >
    • Talyllyn
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    Room & Suite (225)
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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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    Room Tips
    "South Facing rooms have brilliant lake views"
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    "Craig Goch, has good views over the lake. The suite would be best for disabled use"
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    "Just sleep in the garden by the lake....:)"
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    "Room with lake view is worth that bit extra"
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