The Idle Rocks

Harbourside, St. Mawes, Cornwall, Truro, TQ5 2AN
Boutique hotel
19 Rooms

With a stay at The Idle Rocks in Truro (St. Mawes), you'll be minutes from Roseland Visitor Centre and close to St. Mawes Castle. This hotel is within close proximity of Pendennis Castle and National Maritime Museum.

What's around

  • Roseland Visitor Centre - 0.1 km / 0 mi
  • St. Mawes Castle - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
  • Pendennis Castle - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
  • National Maritime Museum - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
  • Discovery Quay - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
  • Falmouth Aquarium - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Very good
Based on 418 Reviews
Sharon H
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Continues to be excellent in all regards
Dec 3, 2017
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... more »
Chris L
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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Sunday lunch 26/11/17
Nov 26, 2017
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... more »
Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom
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Nov 20, 2017
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... more »
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Lovely hotel
Nov 15, 2017
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... more »
London, United Kingdom
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Nov 12, 2017
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... more »

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  • 24-hour front desk
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Restaurant


  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking

House Rules

  • Pets allowed
  • Smoke-free property
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