Sight Seeing

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...
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...
view of the Roseland Penisula and St mawes from above

Local Walks

The Roseland is a walker’s paradise. Being a peninsula, it has a great variety of both coastal and inland walks,...

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Book your stay with Idle Rocks online, reserve your restaurant table with us direct or why not have a look at our beautiful partner Hotel, The St Mawes Hotel.
a wide view of Room 8 with grey, white and orange at The Idle Rocks Hotel
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colouful green and orange carror dish on white plate
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Tables can be reserved online or you can call us on 01326 270 270 or eat@idlerocks.com

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St Mawes Hotel balcony
St Mawes Hotel

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