Jamaica Inn

Restaurant and bars now fully open but ...

July 28 2021

……we are so busy throughout high summer that advance reservations are strongly recommended to guarantee seating.  Some lunchtimes and early evenings we may only be able to accept customers who have reserved a table in advance whether for food or just for drinks.  Click on Dining/Bar above to book. 

G7 - Australian Prime Minister Lunches at Inn

June 15 2021

Scott Morrison lunched at Jamaica Inn on his way to the G7 on Friday.  For security reasons the Inn was given only 3 hours notice to get ready for him and his party of 20 including ensuring Covid compliance. The Prime Minister chose the Inn’s top selling Steak and Ale Pie, which he declared ‘absolutely delicious’ and asked if we make them ourselves.  Of course we do!

Jamaica Inn now fully open!

May 18 2021

The Inn’s hotel, restaurant, shops and museums are all now open. Holidaymakers can now stay in the Inn’s 36 bedrooms and suites and diners can now eat in the restaurant and bars as well as the front courtyard and rear garden - up to 6 persons or any number from 2 households.  Reservations are strongly recommended to guarantee a table – click on the Dining page above to book on this website...

Jamaica Inn opened on 12 April

April 13 2021

Diners are now happily eating and drinking in the Inn’s garden and front courtyard – up to 6 persons or any number from 2 households. Reservations recommended to guarantee a table - click on Dining page above to book on this website or call us on 01566 86250.  Guests are also staying in our hotel bedrooms if working locally or house hunting, for medical reasons or any other permitted...

Jamaica Inn Reopening Dates!

February 23 2021

Monday 12 April*Restaurant opens for meals and alcoholic drinks seated in garden and courtyard – up to 6 or 2 households – wedding receptions and wakes up to 15 – no 10pm curfew or substantial meal requirement if only drinking.*Hotel opens for those working, on business, moving home, education, medical treatment, care etc - as per Exclusions List.*Farm Shop and Gift Shop open.Monday 17 May*Hotel...

Not open but we're still busy!

February 18 2021

Making the Inn all the better for when we reopen! We're refurbishing our very oldest bedrooms. Looking to make the best of a bad situation whilst closed, we've been taking full advantage of having an empty Inn. Bedrooms 4, 5 and 6 the original bedrooms dating back to 1750 have been completely gutted (including that dreadful chip paper removed!), replastered in rough old-style then decorated...

Our Hotel Reception is open

February 15 2021

Although the Inn is currently closed due to lockdown, our Hotel Reception is open every day from 8am to 6pm.  Amanda our Reception Manager is taking bookings for our 36 bedrooms and suites from Thursday 1 April in Easter week and onwards for the rest of the year.  Call her on 01566 86250.  The latest news suggests we may well be able to reopen by then but if not the Inn operates a 100...

Electric car charging now at the Inn

February 15 2021

4 electric car charging bays have just been installed in Jamaica Inn’s carpark.  They are accessible now, even while the Inn is temporarily closed for Lockdown, and they extend our ‘green’ strategy that already includes wood pellets fuelling both hot water and central heating, negligible plastic use etc.  The Inn’s new Charging Point is part of Highways England’s new English network...

Hotel Reception Is Open

January 05 2021

Whilst Jamaica Inn is currently closed due to the Covid Lockdown, our Reception is open every day from 8am to 6pm for bookings from 22 February and for the rest of the year. Call our Reception Manager, Amanda, on 01566 86250. Guaranteed 100% refunds for any pre-paid bookings cancelled due to Covid. Extensive safety measures in place to keep you safe when you visit the Inn. For best room rates click...


January 03 2021

Following the latest Government guidance, Jamaica Inn is currently closed: possible reopening in January for guests staying for exempted reasons, such as for work purposes, is being reviewed this Tuesday 5 January and the decision will be posted here.

Christmas and New Year closure

December 19 2020

Following Boris Johnson’s new restrictions announced today (19 December) most guests will not be allowed to travel to Cornwall for at least 2 weeks, despite the County remaining a safest Tier 1 area. Therefore we regret Jamaica Inn has to close after lunch on Monday 21 December until at least Monday 4 January when the position will have been reviewed following Boris’s next scheduled statement ...

Inn Reopened Thursday 3 December

December 06 2020

The only Tier 1 area on the English mainland!  Jamaica Inn is not only in the safest area but is even safer on wild and beautiful Bodmin Moor with numerous unobtrusive safety measures. Hotel bedrooms, restaurant, museums and shops all reopened with only Tier 1 restrictions except if you are from Tier 2 when we cannot serve drinks without a meal. We are not accepting bookings from anyone ...

Temporary closure due Lockdown 2

November 01 2020

Unfortunately Jamaica Inn has to close from Thursday 5 November but expects to reopen on Thursday 3 December. Guests with room bookings are recommended to move their bookings to a later date by calling our Reception Manager, Amanda, on 01566 86250 up to 9pm (up to 7pm whilst we are closed). Alternatively those wishing to cancel should also call and will of course be given a full refund.From reopening...

Refunds if a second Lockdown

September 21 2020

During the first Lockdown, Jamaica Inn’s policy was to provide prompt 100% no-quibble refunds to everyone having to cancel their room reservation unless they preferred to move it to a later date. That policy will be exactly the same if there is a second lockdown which hopefully there will not be. This is Jamaica Inn’s guarantee - unlike some other hotels we have heard about!SAFETY AND HYGIENE ...


July 26 2020

Amongst widespread compliments of the safety measures in place at the Inn, guests have been returning for overnight stays and to eat in the restaurant in increasing numbers as confidence grows.  All 36 bedrooms and suites have been fully booked some nights in the last week.   Also visitor numbers to the Smuggling Museum and Daphne du Maurier Museum are increasing almost daily, as are...

Opening times... Jamaica Inn is open from 7.30am, when breakfast is served to hotel guests and visitors, right through to midnight with dinner being served up to 9pm. The Museums are open from 8am to 9pm throughout the year and the Gift Shop and Farm Shop are open every day with times varying.

Farm Shop & Gift Shop
  • open every day (times may vary)

Smuggling & Du Maurier Museums'
  • 8am – 9pm throughout the year

Food & Drink
  • Breakfast: 7:30am – 10.45am
  • Light Bites & Cream Teas: 11am – 5pm
  • Lunch & Dinners: Midday – 9pm
  • Sunday Breakfast: 7.30am – 11am
  • Sunday Roasts and Light Bites: Midday – 4pm
  • Sunday Mains: 4pm – 9pm

  • 10am – Midnight | Monday – Saturday
  • Midday – 10.30pm | Sunday
Where to find us...
High on Bodmin Moor by the A30 about midway between Launceston and Bodmin – see the brown tourist signs.

Tel: +44 (0) 1566 86250
Email: enquiry@JamaicaInn.co.uk
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