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    The Idle Rocks

    Harbourside, St Mawes TR2 5AN, England
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    • Excellent78%
    • Very good14%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “idle rocks” (178 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 403 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Well the Idle Rocks has totally changed. Gourmet food at its best. In fact probably the best meal we have had in months! The menu is a fixed price Table d'hote offering (which means there are choices for each course) or the Tasting Menu which...More

    1  Thank Susie R
    Response from PaulTIR, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded yesterday

    Good evening Susie. Thank you so much for your very kind review, and may I say how delighted I am to hear that you had such a wonderful experience with us, here at The Idle Rocks. We all look forward to welcoming you again soon,...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Beautiful hotel very tastefully decorated and the food excellent. This was not our first choice but ended up being the best choice. We will definitely return. The staff couldn't have been more accommodating!

    1  Thank 602bella
    Response from PaulTIR, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded yesterday

    Many thanks for your comments and I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your time with us. I do hope we will be your first choice next time! All the best, Paul

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had lunch at the Idle Rocks a few weeks back-early September. We took the ferry from Falmouth on a gorgeous day and sat outside right next to the sea. It was perfect day. The fish was superb, the service exceptional, the people were nice...More

    Thank sandi1Oakland_Ca
    Response from PaulTIR, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded yesterday

    What a kind review, thank you very so much! I am delighted to hear you had such an enjoyable experience with us, and very much hope to welcome you back in the not too distant future. Kind regards, Paul

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    One of the most beautiful rooms we've ever stayed in, overlooking the harbour. This is an excellent small hotel, the food is the best we tasted in Cornwall, and the service throughout was excellent. A particular thank you to the two French waitresses who were...More

    Thank Caroline W
    Response from PaulTIR, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded yesterday

    Caroline. Many thanks for taking the time to write your review and please know that I have passed on your comments to the rest of the team. Kind regards, Paul

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed for two nights in a very comfortable room with an amazing bathroom with roll-top bath from which I surveyed the yachts bobbing in the harbour. Need I say more! Perfect way to start a couple of nights' away from the daily grind. The...More

    Thank SusanCWinchester
    Response from PaulIRH, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 3 weeks ago

    Susan, many thanks for your kind and informative review. I always delight in hearing about all aspects of a guests stay and thank you for your honesty. If you would like to discuss any of these matters further, please do feel free to get in...More

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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$218 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 19
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    • Roseland Peninsula >
    • St Mawes
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    Questions & Answers
    16 February 2016|
    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
    2 April 2015|
    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
    14 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
    Room Tips
    "We only had the dinner."
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    "request seaview it's amazing"
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    "Superb views over the harbour. We had the deluxe suite and it was absolutely beautiful."
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    "Room 8 is lovely with amazing views"
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