Jamaica Inn

Omicron Safety Measures

November 30 2021

We are carefully watching the developing threat of the Omicron virus and are already re-introducing some of our former Covid safety measures as a precaution. Whilst everything continues as normal for staying and dining at the Inn, such things as bedroom keys being sanitised, sealed in a bag and awaiting guests in their room on arrival and full table-spacing in our restaurant and bars are back. ...

Electric Car Charging

September 20 2021

The Inn now has 4 car charging bays with varying types of connection.  These are part of the Highways England network and the only site close to the A30 for many miles. Turn left on entering the main car park and the bays are 30m along the front wall.

Bedroom Refurbishments

August 30 2021

Jamaica Inn has 36 bedrooms and suites, 16 of which are modern, built just 4 years ago, and now all the other 20 older bedrooms have been completely refurbished.  Great care has been taken to ensure the very oldest retain their character including the wonderful old 4-poster beds.  Guests now have the choice of modern bedrooms or rooms in the oldest part of the building, full of character...

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

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 ...

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

Bars
  • 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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