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    The Idle Rocks

    Harbourside, St Mawes TR2 5AN, England
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    • Excellent78%
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    “idle rocks” (181 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Idle Rocks never fails to impress. This was our third visit and if anything the food and service was even better than on previous occasions. The hotel has recently been awarded two best restaurant awards as well as best chef and it really shows....More

    Thank Sharon H
    Response from TIRPaul, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 1 week ago

    We were delighted to have you back to stay again and I am thrilled that you continue to see the improvements we are making. All comments are always welcomed, as it only helps us to keep delivering. Many, many thanks and see you soon! Kind...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Fancied a roast lunch and could not find anywhere near the harbour so decided to give it a go. From the moment we walked in we were made to feel special. The food was excellent, staff exceptional and ambience very nice. Highly recommend!

    Thank Chris L
    Response from TIRPaul, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 1 week ago

    I was delighted to read your review and to hear that you were made to feel so special, that is exactly what we always set out to achieve! I hope you can make it back again soon. Kind regards, Paul

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Just spent a fantastic last minute weekend at this hotel and loved everything about it. Every small detail has been thought of so you don’t have to. Our room was beautifully presented, immaculately clean and very comfortable. Food at breakfast and dinner was first class...More

    Thank doreenmurray999
    Response from PaulTIR, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 2 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your kind words and please be assured that your comments have been passed on to the rest of the team, here at The Idle Rocks. We do hope you come back and visit us again soon. Kind regards, Paul

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Beautiful little hotel. Staff were lovely, room was gorgeous as was the bath 😍 everyone was really friendly, there’s even your own coffee machine in the room! Restaurant is a little pricey but suits the hotel perfectly. Really enjoyed my over night stay!

    Thank sophied1988
    Response from PaulTIR, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay and I am delighted to hear you had such an enjoyable time. Kind regards, Paul

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I have known the Idle Rocks since the early 1960s and the Richards have completely transformed it. We had a very comfortable room, writing the guest's christian names on the door was a nice touch, although it had very little storage for our clothes. We...More

    Thank GlobetrotterTwo
    Response from PaulTIR, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 4 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your informative review and know that I have taken all comments on board, for consideration. We hope to welcome you back to The Idle Rocks again soon. Kind regards, Paul

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    edegenhard
    16 February 2016|
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    Response from Jo D | Property representative |
    Hi Elizabeth, We do have options for a family of five. If you know dates please call reservations on 01326 270270 or email us to check availability. Best wishes
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    pmg154
    1 April 2015|
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    Response from Willment16 |
    There is one grand sea view and three harbour rooms which can be accessed from the ground level. The grand sea view is accessed via a ramp, is a large beautifully appointed room with an en-suite which has a wet room style... More
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    Tessaderby
    13 February 2015|
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    Response from Anthony C | Property representative |
    Hello Tessaderby, Thanks for your question. We don't have any dog friendly rooms ourselves. However, our sister hotel, The St Mawes Hotel welcomes four legged friends. Please give our reservations team a call for more... More
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