Jamaica Inn

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...

Hotel, restaurant, bars, museums, shops all open from Saturday 4 July

June 25 2020

To book rooms and for dinner reservations either ring Amanda our Reception Manager on 01566 86250 or simply click on ‘Hotel’ or ‘Dining’ above.Jamaica Inn is in Cornwall that has the lowest Covid 19 infection rate, it is also high on remote Bodmin Moor and its exceptional safety measures combine to make it one of the safest hotels to visit in the UK.  Measures include optional contactless...

15 June News Update

June 15 2020

REOPENING: Jamaica Inn will reopen on the first day Government allows which is expected to be Saturday 4 July. Therefore to book from 4 July onwards just ring Amanda our Reception Manager now on 01566 86250 or book here on the Hotel page of the website. Every guest with a booking throughout lockdown has been sent a no quibble 100% refund unless they preferred to move to a later date and ...

On-line shop now open!

June 06 2020

Over the years we've been asked to send pint glasses to Scotland, teddy bears to Spain and hoodies to Germany!  Now over 100 different products from our Gift Shop and Farm Shop are available on-line with shipping to the UK and Europe - just click 'On-line Shops' above to take a look.

15 May News Update

May 15 2020

Expected reopening date – refunds guaranteed – safety & hygiene measures – Inn in fine order   REOPENING DATE AND FULL REFUNDS: We expect to reopen in late June or on Saturday 4 July depending if Government brings forward hotel reopening. We therefore invite bookings from 22 June onwards with a full refund guarantee if cancelled – ring Amanda our Reception Manager on 01566 86250...

1 May News Update

May 01 2020

Every Jamaica Inn guest who has requested a refund of their advance payment of their room booking, rather than move it to later in the year, has been fully refunded. That is our policy, unlike some other hotels we hear of. Furthermore if bookings have not been cancelled, we are even contacting those guests at least two weeks in advance to offer a later booking or a full refund. We are just about...

The Inn is in great order!

April 09 2020

Our maintenance team, including Richard and Rob, are keeping the Inn in tip top condition ready for your return! They’re cutting lawns, trimming hedges, tending hanging baskets, cleaning and doing those essential repairs and jobs difficult when guests are around. Jamaica Inn will be better than ever in a few weeks time with the bars, restaurant and hotel buzzing again – want to know when? ...

Room cancellation refunds

April 09 2020

We hear some hotels are reluctant to make refunds and a few cannot actually do so but Jamaica Inn can and is doing so. Whilst many guests have moved their room reservation to later in the year, be reassured that Jamaica Inn is very well financed and any guest preferring to cancel and to rebook later is and will be fully refunded. Guests still booked in early May will be contacted in the next ...

Jamaica Inn responds

March 21 2020

The Inn’s hotel will close on Monday 23 March, as will its two shops, following Government urging hotels to close, and also to help discourage visitors from coming to Cornwall at Easter and spreading the Covid-19 virus here.  The bars and restaurant have already closed.  Guests booked to stay in March and April are being contacted but reservations from 1 May onwards remain and will...

Coronavirus - Jamaica Inn one of the safest hotels

March 13 2020

Extensive measures are in place to keep guests safe when visiting the Inn with multiple sanitiser stations at all entrances for arrivals and two-hourly sanitising treatment rounds being carried out.Our attention to detail is key - we're sanitising door handles and push plates, super-wiping tables and bar tops, cleaning then treating bedrooms, and our staff have meticulous hand-washing routines throughout...

Gool Peran Lowen! Thursday 5 March

March 05 2020

Gool Peran - St Piran's Day and time to celebrate all things Cornish!

Easter Weekend Children's Activities

February 29 2020

This Easter Sunday 12 April we have a Children's Easter Egg Hunt at 2pm as well as a colouring competition 11am to 4pm.  Our Carvery lunch will be available 12 - 3pm (booking recommended).  

On Easter Monday children's entertainer Magic Martin is visiting us at 2pm and there will be Face Painting 12 - 4pm.

Valentine's at Jamaica Inn

January 23 2020

The most romantic evening of the year is just around the corner and we're going all out at Jamaica Inn to make it a memorable one for you and yours with live entertainment on Friday 14th February. Our special Valentine's menu will also be available if you're celebrating on Saturday 15th instead.Enjoy a complimentary glass of bubbles on arrival, as you walk through to your candle-lit table in ...

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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