Days Out

Tate st Ives

The Tate St Ives

Cornwall has always been renowned for art (it’s the light!) with the famous Tate Modern in St Ives being just...
sailing boats on the sea

Charter a Sailing Yacht

A trip to St Mawes wouldn't be complete without a day aboard a yacht! "Eve" is a classic sailing yacht...
black and white view of st mawes castle

St Mawes Castle

Our local castle just a 10 minute walk away, is among the best-preserved of Henry VIII’s coastal artillery fortresses, and...
metal bird sculptures at lamorran gardens

Lamorran Gardens

The gardens area a ten minute walk from The Idle Rocks and area open on Wednesdays and Fridays, 10am to...
St Just Church

St. Just in Roseland Church

Described as ‘the most beautiful churchyard in England’ the gardens of St Just in Roseland are a delight. Being one...
feet in the sea on a beach

Beach Days

The idyllic Summer’s Beach and Tavern Beach area within a short walk of The Idle Rocks. A range of other...
Falmouth Maritime Museum exterior

Falmouth Maritime Museum

If you love maritime history, Cornish history and all things nautical, then the Falmouth Maritime Museum is not to be...
view of the eden project biomes

The Eden Project

Undoubtedly, one of Cornwall’s most famous attractions is the the Eden Project near St Austell that offers a great day...
view of a blue boat from the terrace at The Idle Rocks Hotel, St Mawes,

Ferries & Water Taxis

Place Ferry From St Mawes you can pick up the Place Ferry that will take you over the water to...
a lady diving into the water

Wild Swimming

The gentle rolling countryside of the Roseland Peninsula is bordered by long, sandy beaches and calm blue water – the...
2 people driving a yellow morgan car

Hire a Morgan

If you have a thing for a bygone age, or just like to do things with a certain amount of...

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