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The Idle Rocks
Hotel

A unique and unrivaled waterside location in St Mawes.

A great place to stay year round.

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The Idle Rocks Hotel

The recently refurbished Idle Rocks is situated idyllically, on the Harbourside of St Mawes. With 20 bedrooms, each with its own unique scheme, a Restaurant seating 65 with views across the unspoilt Harbour and a South facing Terrace that sits perfectly on the rocks…

 

The Idle Rocks is the place where people can re-engage with the simpler pleasures in life.

Your place by the sea

 

The Idle Rocks sets new standards of comfort and service, creating a true feeling of home from home for our guests. Our food offering is a celebration of Cornwall and its local produce, only using seasonal, fresh and locally sourced ingredients prepared with simplicity and to the highest of standards.

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Explore the rooms...

Sea | Beach | Harbour | Village

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Seasonal food cooked simply...

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

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What's On at the Idle Rocks

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Sundowner Cruises

Sundowner Cruises

26 July

The Idle Rocks first Sundowner Cruise of the season will take place on Thursday 26th July.

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26 Jul

Latest News/Blogs from The Idle Rocks

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5 Best Sundowner Spots

5 Best Sundowner Spots

From 30 June

This part of Cornwall is full of beautiful views, especially at sunset. So, to help you hunt the Fal River’s most stunning vistas at dusk, we've rounded up 5 of the best that you’ll definitely want to add to your sunset drinks bucket list…

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Tried and Tested... Best Cream Teas in Cornwall

Tried and Tested... Best Cream Teas in Cornwall

From 8 June

A county famed for its gastronomy and hospitality, Cornwall is jam-packed full of delectable afternoon tea options. In celebration of National Cream Tea Day - 29 June we have shortlisted the clotted crème de la crème of establishments offering high tea heaven.

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The best places to celebrate in high tea heaven for your hen party

The best places to celebrate in high tea heaven for your hen party

From 22 February

A county famed for its gastronomy and hospitality, Cornwall is jam-packed full of delectable afternoon tea options. We have shortlisted the clotted crème de la crème of establishments offering high tea heaven for your hen party.

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