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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%
    Travellers talk about
    “hot tub” (101 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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    Brackenhurst House
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    351 - 355 of 930 reviews

    Reviewed 21 September 2014

    My very elderly aunt (92!), her companion (86 ish) and I spent a week at the Old Rectory at the beginning of September and whilst I cannot attribute the glorious weather to the influence of John and Ricky, they were certainly responsible for every aspect...More

    2  Thank TriciaEmlyn-Williams
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 25 September 2014

    It was so good to meet you all and you get into The Old Rectory on the lake record books as we have never had folk staying here for a whole week before! We are so pleased that everyone had a great stay with us...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2014

    Having spotted The Old Rectory on the lake many times from the road across Talyllyn lake, we had high hopes when we read the exceptional Trip Advisor reviews and booked in. We weren't disappointed. A beautifully maintained country retreat with cleverly designed restful rooms, the...More

    3  Thank HayesSouthport
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 23 September 2014

    We are glad that you finally ventured across the water and we are happy that you enjoyed your stay here. Thanks too for these kind words about us but more importantly thanks also for the great image that you have also posted on here of...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2014

    It's been nearly six months since my first visit to The Old Rectory and I am pleased to say that everything is still the same. Idris the cat gave me a warm welcome,Marian their model employee hasn't moved on to pastures new thank goodness and...More

    3  Thank Gog73
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 22 September 2014

    Thanks so much for posting this pulchretudinous review which is really appreciated - love the pics! It was so good to meet you again and I am pleased that you approve that nothing major has changed here at The Old Rectory on the lake -...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2014

    I stayed at the Old Rectory on the 7th and 8th of September after business meetings in the south of England. I must say I was very pleased with John and Ricky's hospitality. The view from my room upstairs was beautiful. The room was clean...More

    3  Thank Tony L
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 16 September 2014

    Howdy to you in Texas and we are glad that you got home safely. Tony, it was great to meet you and thanks for taking the time to leave this much appreciated review about your two days stay here at our home. You were blessed...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2014

    From the moment we arrived at The Old Rectory on the Lake we couldn't have been made to feel more welcome. John greeted us and made us feel very relaxed and at home. Our room the Rectory retreat was stylish, clean and very comfortable. The...More

    3  Thank paddywack13
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 15 September 2014

    I really appreciate you mentioning my food in this kind review and saying that it was every bit as good as a top restaurant. I do try and offer something rather special and different here at The Old Rectory on the lake foodwise and such...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$147 (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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    • Wales >
    • North Wales >
    • Snowdonia National Park >
    • Talyllyn
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    Traveller (1168)
    Room & Suite (234)
    Pool & Beach (102)
    Dining (83)
    Hotel & Grounds (875)
    Bathroom (24)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    chri2jellett
    15 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
    24 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
    1 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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