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The Old Rectory on the Lake

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  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“ricky's cooking”(40 reviews)
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Hot Tub
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Reviewed 25 February 2015

My wife, and I, along with our friends, Norman and Sandra, stayed at this charming residential retreat over the past weekend. I can honestly say that this is one of the nicest places we have ever visited. The rooms, service, food and location all add...More

1  Thank michelleberyl
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 28 February 2015

John has just responded to your friend Norman's review - see below - so it seems only fit that I should do so to yours! We are well flattered that you described us as being one of the 'wonders of Wales'. It really was good...More

Reviewed 24 February 2015

I have just spent a marvellous weekend with my partner Sandra and friends Frank and Michelle. A stunning location, wonderful food, lovely accommodation and a great relaxed, laid back atmosphere created by John and Ricky. Thoroughly recommended.More

2  Thank Norman Y
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 28 February 2015

It was a pleasure Norman to have you to stay at our home here at Tal-y-llyn and I am so pleased that you all enjoyed the weekend so much. It was great to meet you all and I am only just recovering from that very...More

Reviewed 18 February 2015

My sister and I stayed for 4 days in the "annex" which was ideal as she is disabled. The place was wonderful in every way , relaxing , great food , good hosts ,and we really enjoyed our first visit to this part of the...More

1  Thank Jenniferhaleytoadhall
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 19 February 2015

Jen, it was so good that we were able to accommodate you and your sister for those four days in our downstairs Rectory Retreat and it was great fun to meet you both as you were the most engaging of guests. You were lucky with...More

Reviewed 16 February 2015

Arrived late Friday evening and received a warm welcome. I would admit to a little bias as I knew one of the owners from some time past so there was plenty of catching up to do. However, this is not your 'run of the mill'...More

2  Thank jburstonGloucesterUK
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 19 February 2015

I have been allowed out of the kitchen to respond to this amazing review! Thanks so much for the incredible comments you have made in this detailed report of your weekend stay at our home here in Tal-y-llyn and my food in particular. It was...More

Reviewed 12 February 2015

I would highly recommend 'The Old Rectory On The Lake' to anyone who wants to escape the daily grind. Absolutely beautiful location and a perfect spot to climb the Cadair Idris mountain. Not forgetting the hot tub under the stars to top it all off....More

3  Thank michellequeen
Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 16 February 2015

Hello Michelle and Andre and thanks for posting such a kind review together with three amazing images. We are so impressed that despite the snow on the summit you managed to get to the top of Cadair Idris and that photograph of you both by...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
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Free Parking
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US$147 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$147 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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chri2jellett
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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
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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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1 December 2015|
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