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The Old Rectory

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218 Ontario St | Ontario, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H4, Canada
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  • Location
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a wonderful place. Kevin and Kim go out of their way to make your stay comfortable. The Inn is pleasant, comfortable and walking distance to everything. Very convenient to anything and everything you want to do while in Stratford. We would stay here again - as many of the guests that were there when we were, were return visitors,... More 

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Northville, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kim and Kevin our great hosts. We have stayed at several B&Bs and this is one of the finest. The breakfasts are always wonderful, from eggs to waffles with flavorful jams and breads. The hosts are extremely helpful. The room was very clean and the backyard and porch was perfect for a pre or after play sit with tea or... More 

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connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

The rooms are lovely, air conditioned & with private baths. They are on the larger side as well. The 2nd floor terrace & the back yard garden are peaceful places to relax. The location of the Inn can'tbe beat--very short walks to any of the Festival theaters. Kevin & Kim are friendly and very helpful inn keepers. They have a... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The Old Rectory was the perfect home base for our Stratford adventures--delicious breakfasts to get us started each day, walking distance from the two major theatres, close to shops and restaurants. Special thanks go to Kim and Kevin for warmly welcoming and accommodating my teenage daughter on what could have been a very stuffy, grown-up trip. We hope to make... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

This is the second year that we have stayed at the Old Rectory. Kim and Kevin do everything possible to make your stay a pleasant experience. We had tea in the sun room when we arrived and they called round to find us a dinner reservation. The room as before was spotless and quiet. It was a short walk to... More 

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Whitefish Falls, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This is our 18th year at the Old Rectory and it is like coming home. It is always a celebration of the start of summer. It is warm and welcoming and helpful and there are the best breakfasts ever. It is always a big part of a memorable weekend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We only stayed in The Old Rectory for one night. We were passing through on our way to a meeting in Goderich coming from the East Coast. The Inn is a beautiful older house located in the heart of Stratford. The hosts were warm and welcoming and made us feel very comfortable. The breakfast was outstanding! I am sure that... More 

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Almonte, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We stayed at the Old Rectory for 3 nights May 14 - 17, 2015 and loved every minute of it! The B&B is lovely, in a very convenient location that is midway between the theatres we visited, and walking distance to all the great shops & restaurants in downtown Stratford. Our room was very clean, comfortable, and well decorated. We... More 

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Algonquin Park, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We recently had the privilege of spending a night at The Old Rectory. It was a heart warming and welcoming experience from the moment we arrived until the moment we left. The Conor's even sent us an email before our arrival letting us know about the events scheduled in town that would be occurring the day we arrived. These folks... More 

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Whitehall, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We've been coming from West Michigan to the Stratford Festival for years, often twice during the season. For the past several years, we've stayed at the Old Rectory. By far the best of many Stratford B and Bs we've sampled! Kim and Kevin are exceptional hosts, and we have come to feel as part of an extended family. Accommodations are... More 

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