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The Idle Rocks

4-star Hotel with Beachfront

Tredenham Road 1, Truro

+44 132 627 0270

based on 200 reviews


per night

About The Idle Rocks, Truro

Value for money
Featuring a kids club, a 24-hour reception and babysitting/child services, Idle Rocks Hotel is just a five-minute walk from St. Mawes Castle. It is ideally located for guests wishing to discover the area's attractions. This 3-star hotel offers a concierge, room service and a safe. Guests can also enjoy canoeing, fishing and hiking. Idle Rocks Hotel provides modern rooms equipped with a hair dryer. For guests who enjoy discovering local dining options, there is a large variety within walking distance. Falmouth Town Railway Station is within a 30-minute walk.

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Deluxe Rooms - POOL view


$556 totalAgoda.com
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Standard Rooms - Courtyard view


$398 totalExpedia
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Superior Rooms - Sea view


$701 totalmomondo
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Coffee machine
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Canoeing
  • Windsurfing

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • 24hr front desk


  • Beachfront
  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Heating

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Hypoallergenic

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Valet parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV


  • Private bathroom


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Laundry service


  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care


  • Tennis

Places of interest near The Idle Rocks

Attractions in Truro, England curated by momondo

The Idle Rocks location: Tredenham Road 1, Truro

Top landmarks

St. Mawes Castle0.5 mi
Killiow Park Golf Course6.2 mi
Royal Cornwall Museum7.4 mi
Treasure Trails7.4 mi
Truro Cathedral7.4 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Hotel Tresanton0.3 mi
Hawkins Arms11.9 mi
Old School Bar & Kitchen12.1 mi
The New Inn13.3 mi
Jaipur Indian Cuisine - Perranporth14.2 mi
Driftwood2.7 mi
The Quarterdeck Restaurant4.7 mi
The Norway Inn5.6 mi
Trelonk5.6 mi

The Idle Rocks Reviews

WonderfulBased on 200 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Great staff; professional but laid back. (in 52 reviews)
  • Excellent location and very comfortable. (in 41 reviews)
  • Great location on the waterfront with view of small harbor and coastside town (in 32 reviews)
Cons -
  • WiFi in our room (12) was poor. (in 9 reviews)
  • Dinner too complicated (in 6 reviews)
  • Nothing could be better. (in 3 reviews)

The Idle Rocks room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How far is The Idle Rocks from Cornwall Newquay?

    Drive distance from Cornwall Newquay to The Idle Rocks and vice versa is 19.5 mi and the overall drive time is about 58min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to The Idle Rocks from Cornwall Newquay?

    With parking available at The Idle Rocks, you could always rent a car for as low as $18/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Truro. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Cornwall Newquay to The Idle Rocks, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Is The Idle Rocks pet-friendly?

    Feel free to bring your dog with you while staying at The Idle Rocks.

  • Are there food options at The Idle Rocks?

    Yes, The Idle Rocks does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Truro for those looking for something different. If you are staying at The Idle Rocks, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does The Idle Rocks have a pool?

    At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at The Idle Rocks. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +44 132 627 0270.

  • What is the phone number for The Idle Rocks?

    If you have questions about The Idle Rocks or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +44 132 627 0270.

  • Does The Idle Rocks have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Idle Rocks has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for The Idle Rocks?

    Standard check-out time at The Idle Rocks is 11:00 AM. Guests can check in after 3:00 PM.

  • How much is a room at The Idle Rocks?

    The average price for a night at The Idle Rocks found recently is $414 and can go as low as $309/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Is there laundry service in The Idle Rocks?

    Yes, you can take care of all your laundry needs with the on-premise services at The Idle Rocks, Truro.

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