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 408 Reviews
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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Oct 11, 2017
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... more »
oakland, ca
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What a lunch
Oct 4, 2017
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.... more »
Caroline W
Hampshire, UK
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Beautiful hotel, superb food and service
Oct 1, 2017
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... more »
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Memorable breakfasts and location, location, location!
Sep 24, 2017
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 »
Lisa C
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Lovely hotel in unbeatable location
Sep 23, 2017
I visited the Idle Rocks for 5 days with my mother. We were really lucky with the weather so sunning ourselves on the terrace while admiring the view was a... 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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