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    The Idle Rocks

    Harbourside, St Mawes TR2 5AN, England
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    04/10/2017 05/10/2017
    US$278
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good14%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “idle rocks” (174 reviews)
    “high tide” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    Falmouth to st makes ferry, lunch at this superb hotel was the order of the day, The staff were very attentive and helpful, the food was tasty , the mojto's were excellent , so much so we missed the ferry back, so hey ho ,...More

    Thank paulina138
    Response from IRHPaul, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 3 weeks ago

    Many thanks for taking the time to write your kind review. It is so wonderful to hear you had such a good time and you will be most welcome when you next need to get away or have a hankering for a mojito! Kind regards...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    This hotel far exceeded our already high expectations in a quiet, understated way. The Idle Rocks is the only hotel on the water side of the street in the tiny picturesque village of St. Mawes. An older building with modern, renovated bathrooms, it has comfortable...More

    Thank PA88
    Response from IRHPaul, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 15 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to post such a positive review. Your wonderful comments have been seen by the staff, and I can tell you that they are very much appreciated. with best wishes, Paul

    Reviewed 30 July 2017

    This lovely little hotel in St Mawes is just perfect for a short break especially if you have great weather- which we eventually did! You arrive unload your luggage & park a short distance away in the pay & display with a parking permit supplied...More

    Thank adetanner
    Response from IRHPaul, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 13 August 2017

    From all of us here at The Idle Rocks, we thank you for taking the time to write a balanced review. As a manager who is honest and passionate about how we can improve, you have given me some points to consider. I am delighted...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2017

    We usually make it a rule never to go back to a place we visited. We work hard and choose to spend our money on luxury travel. Having stayed at The Shangra La Al Husn in Oman ( a six star hotel) until now I...More

    3  Thank Debbie T
    Response from IRHPaul, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 13 August 2017

    Dear Debbie and Chris, It was a pleasure to have you stay with us again, and to receive such praise in your review is extremely satisfying. It is so kind of you to detail the performances of the members of our team who are all...More

    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    Really beautiful hotel in an idyllic location right on the harbour. We had the most wonderful dinner one evening and were able to take drinks on the terrace beforehand. Service was impeccable. Food delicious. Highly recommended

    1  Thank Wilsonka
    Response from IRHPaul, Manager at The Idle RocksResponded 13 August 2017

    I am delighted to read your praise and recommendation for The Idle Rocks. Whenever I read 'service was impeccable and food delicious', I know that we are achieving what we set out to do. I hope you will have the chance to return soon.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • 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$201 - US$465 (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
    • United Kingdom >
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    • Cornwall >
    • Truro District >
    • Roseland Peninsula >
    • St Mawes
    • Also Known As
    • Idle Rocks Hotel ,
    • Idle Rocks St Mawes ,
    • The Idle Rocks St Mawes, Cornwall
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    Traveller (202)
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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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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    "best views, light and airy, great service, everything included."
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    "Sea view is a must"
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