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The Idle Rocks

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Certificate of Excellence
Overview
Harbourside, St Mawes TR2 5AN England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews idle rocks attention to detail tasting menu waves lapping high tide a hot water bottle beautiful hotel great room head chef overlooking the harbour the general manager nespresso machine lamb birthday treat oysters michelin star wonderful stay
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I (i Sound Like Royalty) was treated to Lunch at this Hotel and Restaurant and we were treated like Royalty as every other dinner was. Food was outstanding,service was faultless as it was my Birthday we were treated but I used the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank michaelhoddy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fabulous dinner for twelve on New Year’s Day eve. Such a warm welcome and everything from start to finish was perfect. Drinks and nibbles beforehand were served very nicely. A limited menu was important for such a large group. I chose the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank TonyB759
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful Christmas here, everything was superb quality, great staff, lovely setting. We couldn't not have been looked after better. I would particularly like to mention the housekeeping staff, the best service I have ever had in any hotel anywhere. Thank you so...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Martha030
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband took me to the Idle Rocks as a surprise 70th birthday treat. The hotel is wonderful with welcoming and efficient staff - friendly and professional. The location is charming, overlooking St Mawes harbour, a beautiful setting. We had an excellent room, with double...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank LizzieMidlander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for Christmas and, from the moment we arrived, the reception from the manager, receptionist and valet was welcoming and we knew we were in for a special stay. We were there for 3 nights and we were looked after beautifully by Paul,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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About
Description
The Idle Rocks has the most enviable location in St Mawes, overlooking the harbour with views across the River Fal to Falmouth. Our 19 bedrooms, most with stunning vistas over the bay, have been thoughtfully More designed, each having their own unique identity with fabulous fabrics and decor that leave you in no doubt that you are by the sea. After a long day lazing on the beach, our south facing terrace is the perfect place to relax, have a long drink, and watch the world go by. You may even see your dinner being landed on the harbourside.The Idle Rock's restaurant, run by our head chef, Guy Owen, is a celebration of Cornwall; showcasing a range of fabulous produce that has been sourced locally using only seasonal fresh ingredients. In many cases it will have been swimming right on our doorstep only a few hours earlier and while the food is of the very highest standard our setting is very relaxed. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$252 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Idle Rocks Hotel
,
Idle Rocks St Mawes
,
The Idle Rocks St Mawes, Cornwall
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Truro District > Roseland Peninsula > St Mawes
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$252 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Idle Rocks Hotel
,
Idle Rocks St Mawes
,
The Idle Rocks St Mawes, Cornwall
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Truro District > Roseland Peninsula > St Mawes
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Traveller (255)
Room & Suite (56)
Dining (49)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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rosalindcarberry
29 March 2018|
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Response from 133debbiet | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure probably best to call the hotel
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E3456
21 February 2018|
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Response from ManagerTIRSMH | Property representative |
Thank you for your question- The Idle Rocks Hotel has an allocated parking space for each bedroom in the hotel. These are safe, and our concierge will park your vehicle for you on arrival.
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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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Room Tips
"Rooms facing the sea are best"
LizzieMidlander
2 weeks ago
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"Sea view was excellent"
SquashTotnes
10 Dec 2018
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"Again, book a room with a sea view, stunning !."
CarolineWato123
25 Nov 2018
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"We did not stay so no idea apart from choosing a room with a seaview."
karinl
20 Nov 2018
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