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    The Old Rectory on the Lake

    Talyllyn, Talyllyn, Snowdonia National Park LL36 9AJ, Wales
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent96%
    • Very good2%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “hot tub” (98 reviews)
    “ricky's cooking” (39 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Wheelchair Access
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 931 reviews

    Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I spent one night here last weekend. We stayed in the Retreat to the side of the main house which was spacious and comfortable. After reading the reviews about Ricky's cooking, I had high expectations and booked dinner for that evening. My...More

    Thank LesPasAle
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 5 weeks ago

    It was great to meet you both and we are so pleased you enjoyed your night away while granny looked after your son. It was my pleasure to cook for such appreciative and discerning diners. We get our meat from T J Roberts and Son...More

    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    Just spent 3 days at The Old Rectory on the Lake which is in a beautiful location with stunning views across the lake. Stayed in the Craig Goch room which is a really good size as in the ensuite bathroom. John and Ricky were excellent...More

    Thank paulinecooper14
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 18 September 2017

    This recommendation is so appreciated Pauline and it was our pleasure to have you to stay. You both certainly managed to pack in a great deal during your three days with us and I am so happy that you enjoyed the Precipice Walk. I have...More

    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    We have not long returned home from a very relaxing and comfortable two night stay at the Old Rectory on the Lake. We were greeted by John, a very well spoken gentleman who had a wealth of knowledge of the area and the mountain we...More

    Thank Ian C
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 15 September 2017

    Thanks for this posting this review and for this much appreciated recommendation Ian and we are glad that you had a relaxing stay here. I am also pleased that your enjoyed the video about the lake that we often show our guests who wonder what...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    Just spent 4 days at Tal y Llyn staying at the Old Rectory. We have stayed many times before. We have always enjoyed the experience, the hospitality and the wonderful welcome from John and Ricky. This time was no exception.We stayed in Craig Goch room...More

    Thank JohnnyJazz_9
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 13 September 2017

    We always enjoying welcoming you into our home and we are so pleased you were happy with this stay - thanks for taking the time to leave this review and for the kind comments together with the high grading. We were intrigued to see the...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

    Me and my partner had a lovely stay at the rectory for his birthday after a day at zip world titan (about an hours drive for anyone interested) The location is truly beautiful and we had a nice walk around the lake while the rain...More

    Thank TLDX
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 11 September 2017

    Wow, you only left a few hours ago and an alert of your review pops into our email inbox! It was our pleasure to help you celebrate your partner's birthday and we are flattered that you chose to stay here for a night after your...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$142 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • North Wales >
    • Snowdonia National Park >
    • Talyllyn
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    Traveller (1179)
    Room & Suite (237)
    Pool & Beach (102)
    Dining (87)
    Hotel & Grounds (879)
    Bathroom (24)
    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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    Room Tips
    "Both Craig Goch and Mynydd Rugog have wonderful views of the lake and the mountains"
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    "All are simply amazing"
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    "Exquisite views and sublime peace! We stayed in a room with a view of the Lake which was amazing!"
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    "Best views from the first floor rooms"
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