3 Best Places to Stay in Rock for 2024

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Cornwall Holidays
List Updated
February 2024

Nestled along Cornwall’s picturesque North coast, Rock is a charming village that has long captivated visitors with its serene beaches, vibrant sailing scene, and stunning natural landscapes. This haven, known for its affluent and tranquil ambiance, offers a gateway to the Camel Estuary’s watersports and the rugged beauty of the Cornish coast.

As a destination that combines leisure with luxury, finding the perfect place to stay in Rock is key to experiencing the best of what this coastal gem has to offer. From elegant boutique hotels and private luxury villas to cozy bed and breakfasts, Rock boasts an array of accommodations designed to suit every preference and budget.

Whether you’re seeking a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or a solo retreat to immerse yourself in nature’s splendor, our roundup of the best accommodation in Rock will guide you to your ideal Cornish home away from home. Drawing on local insights and sustainable travel practices, we’ve curated a list that not only highlights comfort and style but also embraces the unique character and beauty of Rock and its surroundings. Join us as we explore the top places to stay, where warm welcomes and breathtaking views await at every turn.

Here are our 3 top picks, hand-picked by Cornwall Holidays.

St. Enodoc Hotel in Rock combines relaxed elegance with a touch of coastal charm. The rooms are cozy and inviting, decorated with bright colors, local art, and slate floors. The hotel’s housekeeping team ensures everything is spotless and comfortable.

Dining options are plentiful, with a casual Brasserie that offers outdoor seating with views of the Camel Estuary. Here, guests can enjoy fresh, local seafood and a variety of dishes made from the finest Cornish ingredients. For a more exclusive dining experience, the hotel’s Karrek restaurant serves unique tasting menus created by Executive Chef Guy Owen, complemented by a selection of wines.

The hotel also features a spa where guests can unwind with treatments using Elemis products, promising a truly relaxing stay. Additionally, St. Enodoc offers special packages, like the Valentine’s Day Celebration, which includes a romantic dinner, chocolates, and breakfast for two, starting from £280.

Seamist is a cozy bungalow that sleeps six, perfect for a family or group holiday.

The bungalow sits in a quiet spot, making it a peaceful retreat, right in the heart of Rock.

You’re just a stroll away from stunning beaches, shops, and the famous St.Enodoc Golf Club. There’s no need to use your car here! The bungalow comes with all the comforts you need and is also pet-friendly. Whether you’re into beach days, golf, or just relaxing, Seamist is the perfect base for your Cornwall adventure.

Located in the heart of Rock, Cranbrook is a charming four-bedroom holiday home that accommodates up to eight guests, making it an ideal choice for families and groups seeking to explore Cornwall’s scenic coast. Rock, a village famous for its stunning location across the water from Padstow and favored by celebrities like Gordon Ramsey, offers a plethora of activities from boating to water sports, with equipment rental available nearby.

Cranbrook features beautifully decorated, airy living spaces and spacious bedrooms, along with a secure, gated garden—perfect for outdoor enjoyment. Its prime location means dining out is a breeze, with numerous exceptional restaurants in Rock and Padstow just a short journey away. Cranbrook stands as a splendid base for those wishing to immerse themselves in the local culture and natural beauty of Cornwall.

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About Rock

Nestled on Cornwall’s north coast, Rock is a gem of a seaside village that effortlessly combines the tranquil beauty of its sandy beaches and turquoise waters with a vibrant atmosphere of adventure and luxury.

Known for its prestigious sailing waters, Rock invites you to indulge in a range of water sports, explore scenic trails, and savour the finest in Cornish cuisine at its waterfront restaurants. This exclusive destination, favoured by both celebrities and those in search of a serene retreat, boasts elegant accommodations and boutique shopping, all set against the backdrop of breathtaking coastal landscapes.

Whether you’re seeking a peaceful escape by the sea or an active holiday filled with cultural experiences, Rock is a place where unforgettable memories are made!

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