On The Water

Facing the historic harbour, the St Mawes Hotel is perfectly located for an active water based adventure. Fishing, sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, powerboating and wild swimming area all within an arm’s reach. All you need to do is decide what today’s adventure will hold and we will make all the arrangements for you!

  • Fishing for Supper

    Set sail with friendly, local skipper James Brown, on board his traditional fishing boat, the Madeline Rose, for a 2 or 3 hour mackerel fishing...
  • Hire a RIB

    RYA Powerboat Level 2 is required for the hire of RIBS. Falmouth-based Southwest Powerboating run courses and also have charter boats available.
  • Ferries & Water Taxis

    Place Ferry From St Mawes you can pick up the Place Ferry that will take you over the water to Place Manor where you can...
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP)

    The newest on the water craze for the more active and adventurous is Stand Up Paddle Boarding or SUP. St Mawes is an ideal location...
  • Hire a Cornish Shrimper

    Cornish Shrimpers are modern, two berth, classic craft with a traditional feel – gaff-rigged. Sailing experience is required and the boat has a maximum capacity...
  • RIB Rides

    If you’d like to get onto the water for an exhilarating whizz around, the 35 minute RIB trip could be the answer. You will see...
  • Kayaking the Coastline

    Kayaking is a perfect way to explore the picturesque creeks and hidden beaches of the Roseland peninsula, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We...

Our Booking Options

Book your stay at The St Mawes Hotel online, reserve your restaurant table, or why not have a look at our beautiful sister Hotel, The Idle Rocks.
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To make a hotel reservation, book online, call 01326 270 270 or email reservations@stmawes.com

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To make a lunch or dinner reservation, please book online, call 01326 270 270 or email: reservations@stmawes.com

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Discover our luxurious rooms and award winning restaurant, at our sister hotel, The Idle Rocks

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