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    The Old Rectory on the Lake

    Talyllyn, Talyllyn, Snowdonia National Park LL36 9AJ, Wales
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    • Excellent96%
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    • Average1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair access
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 9 September 2012

    The Old Rectory on the Lake is well situated with excellent views. A warm welcome was provided with directions to local sites of the beaten track. The food was top class I would travel here for the meals alone.

    2  Thank myex
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 10 September 2012

    Thanks so much for taking the time to leave this review and I really appreciate what you have written about my food. We hope to welcome you here at The Old Rectory on the lake again. Kind regards, Ricky - chef and joint owner

    Reviewed 6 September 2012

    We were welcomed wholeheartedly to stay with our two motorbikes and tent as a last resort with all local hotels including The Old Rectory B&B being full. A beautiful location, excellent host, and I am sure that your food would be equally excellent - the...More

    2  Thank welshsnowflake
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 10 September 2012

    We were sorry that no-one round the lake would accommodate you both late that night and it was our pleasure to let you put up your tent on our land by the water's edge. We were surprised to see you gone by the morning but...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2012

    We chose 'The Old Rectory' after seeing the review in our local paper. Having said that they were having so many hits on tripadvisor, we thought we would try for ourselves. The rectory has the most wonderful views, overlooking the lake, and mountains. Even the...More

    2  Thank RLWilliams92
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 8 September 2012

    We are so pleased that you chose The Old Rectory on the lake for your Ruby wedding celebrations. So happy that you had a great time and enjoyed my cooking. I totally take on board what you write about our downstairs Talyllyn room not having...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2012

    The food was great both evening meal and breakfast. The evening meal was 4 or 5 courses and all the courses were lovely but you did not feel too full at the end of the meal. John was very friendly. It is a great location...More

    2  Thank GeorgeDerby
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 7 September 2012

    Well done for getting to the top of Cadair Idris and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and found The Old Rectory on the lake to be an ideal base for your south Snowdonia adventures. We too think its great...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2012

    We stayed at The Old Rectory on the Lake for 2 nights in June with some friends. We loved the place: Ricky and John are very welcoming, and the house is charming with a gorgeous view on the lake. We enjoyed the atmosphere of the...More

    1  Thank kpcparis
    Response from Snowdoniatraveller, Owner at The Old Rectory on the LakeResponded 7 September 2012

    Bonjour to you in Paris from Talyllyn, Thanks so much for leaving this and we are so flattered that we are the first place that you have reviewed in the UK. It was a pleasure to meet you all and we hope that we get...More

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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Price range
    • US$138 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • North Wales >
    • Snowdonia National Park >
    • Talyllyn
    • Also Known As
    • The Old Rectory On The Lake Talyllyn, Wales
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    15 June 2016|
    Response from PompeyJonathan | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Chris - I think you need to contact the Old Rectory directly - regards Jonathan
    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!
    Anthony J
    1 December 2015|
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    Response from Snowdoniatraveller | Property representative |
    Room Tips
    "South Facing rooms have brilliant lake views"
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    "Craig Goch, has good views over the lake. The suite would be best for disabled use"
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    "Just sleep in the garden by the lake....:)"
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    "Room with lake view is worth that bit extra"
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