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The Old Rectory on the Lake

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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“hot tub”(99 reviews)
“ricky's cooking”(40 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed over Easter and we had a lovely time. The location is fantastic, the views are amazing! Lovely place to relax! We had breakfast and dinner, it was delicious! On Easter Sunday we climbed Cader Idris, it was a good day and we managed...More

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Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello to you in Liverpool and very well done for getting to the top of the mountain in some quite challenging conditions. The pictures you later showed us from the summit still covered in snow were superb and I just hope you were happy that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled to the Old Rectory on the lake for a couple of days to celebrate our anniversary. The room was spotless and warm for our stay .The breakfast were superb and Ricky catered for my wife’s dietary requirements as usual. We dined in on...More

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Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 3 weeks ago

We were so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us here and that the flowers that were waiting for you in our upstairs Craig Goch room helped celebrate your 54th wedding anniversary. Indeed what a spectacular achievement and in fact it is so impressive...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the old rectory for a birthday weekend and wasn’t disappointed. The food is outstanding (thank you again Ricky), and is served in a stunning dining room overlooking the lake. Plenty of choice at breakfast which set us up for the day. We...More

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Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 20 March 2018

I really appreciate what you have written about my food. It means a great deal and it was my pleasure to cook for you both. I must apologise that the hot tub was not up and running - we are in the middle of revamping...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

This is such a lovely place to stay if you want to explore the stunning Welsh countryside or even if you just want to chill. John & Ricky are so welcoming and Ricky's cooking is superb. With stunning views from the bedrooms as well as...More

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Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 12 March 2018

It was good to meet you both again and we pleased that this time you were able to stay in our upstairs Mynydd Rugog room where you can lie in bed in the mornings and look out over the lake. Thanks so much for writing...More

Reviewed 8 March 2018

Beautiful scenario. Peace and relax with a high quality breakfast. It's a paradise on earth. We stayed in the family room outside the house and it was really nice for the 4 of us. The house is beautiful and there's a nice pub in the...More

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Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 12 March 2018

It is so pleasing to read on here that we are one of the best places you have ever been to and that the four of you enjoyed your stay in our downstairs Rectory Retreat. A gentle walk around the lake is always enjoyable and...More

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Free Parking
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Bar/Lounge
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Breakfast included
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Hot Tub
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USD 153 - USD 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 153 - USD 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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