Join The Team

The Idle Rocks re opened in 2013 after significant investment and in 2015 the St Mawes Hotel joined us. We are now looking for an established & talented individuals to join the team.

Why join us at The Idle Rocks?

• Led by a passionate team with a shared vision to become the best hotel in the South West
• A beautiful seaside location, in the coastal community of St Mawes with a fast growing reputation as a culinary destination

What We Can Offer?

• A structured programme of internships and work placements for students studying hospitality management
• Seasonal placements in a variety of roles for students looking to support their studies during the summer break
• Exciting graduate opportunities for those looking to progress their career
• Short term, live in accommodation available to assist with relocation and for seasonal roles

Our Current Roles:

Head of Rooms, Sales & Revenue

We are looking for an established and talented individual to join the leadership team as Head of Rooms, Sales & Revenue, driving sales and standards across both businesses. This is a multi-faceted role that would appeal to someone with sound...

Head of Food & Beverage

In 2020 we will reposition our cuisine to reflect the style of a New Head Chef and further reflect a sense of place when we re-open in February following a winter closedown. The Idle Rocks restaurant will continue to be...
seafood and wine

Head Chef

We are looking for an: Exceptional Head Chef.   Our current Head Chef,  who has been part of the team for the last 4 ½ years is moving on and we are now looking for an established, talented individual to...

Our Booking Options

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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Rooms can be reserved online or you can call us on 01326 270 270 or email

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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

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St Mawes Hotel balcony
St Mawes Hotel

Discover our rooms and dining options, at our sister hotel

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