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The Old Rectory on the Lake

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Certificate of Excellence
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed in this beautiful hotel for the first time last year for my Dad's 70th. We all had such a lovely relaxing family time that we rebooked for his birthday this year. It is still a wonderful place to stay, john is full of...More

Date of stay: May 2015
1  Thank Bethan L
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 15 May 2015

It was marvellous to see you all again for Bob's birthday and we are so pleased that you had another relaxing family time together. In fact this kind review is rather pivotal as it takes us to 650 and we have just received a rather...More

Reviewed 14 May 2015

My partner and I have just got back from two nights away, but it feels like we've had a week off. 'B&B' doesn't really do this place justice - it's more somewhere between a boutique hotel and going to stay with two lovely friends who...More

Date of stay: May 2015
1  Thank Anna S
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 14 May 2015

After fourteen days of getting up at 3.30am to milk 120 Ayrshire cows we are so pleased that you brought your partner here to utterly relax. As you know we do offer a range of Welsh cheeses to our guests at supper but we will...More

Reviewed 12 May 2015

Fabulous location in a tranquil setting and a perfect place to stay in Mid Wales. The food was out of this world and the rooms were tastefully decorated and very comfortable. The service was also excellent. Totally perfect all round! We left feeling completely relaxed...More

Date of stay: May 2015
1  Thank Gillian B
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 13 May 2015

What an incredible review Gillian and It has made my day what you have written about my food. I am so pleased that you chose to come here to celebrate your husband's birthday and both left so completely relaxed. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 11 May 2015

The Old Rectory on the Lake is a totally unique experience. So much so that my family and I have decided to make our visit an annual event! From the minute you arrive you are transported to the most peaceful and tranquil spot with the...More

Date of stay: May 2015
1  Thank Karen T
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 12 May 2015

Karen, it was our pleasure to help you and your sister and your respective families help celebrate your father's birthday at our home again. We just love it when folk take over the whole house especially when we get involved with the fun too. It...More

Reviewed 8 May 2015

we have been for Sunday lunch several times and have always had an excellent meal,and a wonderful reception from John and Ricky.It is great to take friends who have never been before and they sum it up by saying it was a memorable occasion,hopefully to...More

Date of stay: April 2015
1  Thank Briangodfrey1
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 11 May 2015

It is always good to welcome you, Brian and Glenda, to our home for Sunday lunch especially as you invariably bring good weather with you! Thanks for writing about us in such glowing terms about your experiences here and we are well flattered that you...More

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The Old Rectory on the lake is on Tal-y-llyn on the slopes of Cadair Idris. For the last thirteen years we have been welcoming the discerning visitor to this delightful part of southern Snowdonia. We trust our More many TripAdvisor reviews speak for themselves and many mention the mouth-watering evening meals offered by Ricky on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
USD 138 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Talyllyn
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
USD 138 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Talyllyn
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Pool & Beach (102)
Dining (94)
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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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Room Tips
"Best views from upstairs but annexe is great if you can't do stairs"
rachael800
13 Oct. 2018
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"Myndd Rugog for best view"
dcole2013
2 Oct. 2018
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"the retreat Room with amazing for three persons"
321walidr
23 Aug. 2018
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"Only four rooms, one is smaller than the others"
greenhalghsheila
30 Jun. 2018
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