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    The Idle Rocks

    Harbourside, St Mawes TR2 5AN, England
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    • Excellent77%
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    “idle rocks” (173 reviews)
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    Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

    Beautiful hotel, in incomparable position. Immaculately presented. Wonderful staff, couldn't have been more helpful attentive, but discrete. The room (5) was delightful, and the view over the bay - stunning. The 5 course tasting menu was worth of a Michelin star. Not cheap, but deservedly...More

    Thank Archiesenior
    Response from The I, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 19 June 2017

    Dear Archiesenior, Thank you for your review following your stay. I am delighted to hear you were well looked after by our team and that you enjoyed our tasting menu. I will share your compliments with all those involved. We look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    The difference is that the hospitality team genuinely care. We arrived to be greeted like old friends. Car was unloaded and parked by Sid and Sachs. Sid had been particularly helpful about trips and local info prior to our arrival. we were also greeted by...More

    Thank Debbie T
    Response from StMawes2015, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 7 June 2017

    Dear Debbie, Thank you for your wonderful review following your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear of your experience and how well you were looked after by the team during my absence. I will certainly pass on your thanks to all those...More

    Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

    Well worth a visit. From attention on arrival and throughout the day - excellent. Room decor, restaurant service and food quality to a very high standard. Location on the harbourside and views need to be experienced. Will certainly revisit.

    Thank Barry G
    Response from StMawes2015, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 2 June 2017

    Dear Barry, Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your visit. We are delighted to read how much your enjoyed your time with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Best wishes Paul Goodwin, Manager

    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    We stayed in the Idle Rocks with our 10 month old baby and everything was done to make our stay enjoyable and comfortable. Brilliant decor, food, service and atmosphere. Restaurant is highly recommended - especially loved the muscovado tart. Breakfast was brilliant and nice and...More

    Thank Sophie C
    Response from StMawes2015, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 11 May 2017

    Dear Sophie, Thank you for your wonderful review following your stay with us over Easter with your partner and daughter. I'm pleased to read that you enjoyed everything and that your daughter enjoyed meeting our bunny Rocky. We look forward to welcoming you all back...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    We had a weekend here of being spoilt, a beautiful room overlooking the harbour, great attentive friendly staff and delicious food. It really was a lovely weekend away, we were looked after so well and I would love to return again soon.More

    Thank sarah s
    Response from StMawes2015, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 11 May 2017

    Dear Sarah, Thank you for your kind review following your stay with us. I'm pleased to read that you enjoyed everything and that my team looked after you well. We look forward to welcoming you back again, when you have dates in mind please drop...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$245 - US$481 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 19
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    • Location
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    • Truro District >
    • Roseland Peninsula >
    • St Mawes
    • Also Known As
    • Idle Rocks Hotel ,
    • Idle Rocks St Mawes ,
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    edegenhard
    16 February 2016|
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    Response from SoAromatic | 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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