Jamaica Inn

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 ...

Our New Gift Shop

January 22 2020

A More Authentic Experience Our much loved gift shop has been closed the past month for a complete re-design.  Creating custom fittings for over 1,000 products, we removed modern shelving and plastics, replacing them with more period correct wood and barrels from the Cornish Crate Company.We ripped up the old carpet-tiled floor and with the help of Cornwall Tile Centre we now have a...

Annual Brown Willy Run

January 01 2020

Congratulations to John Yell who has finished first in this year's Brown Willy Run in a terrific time of just 48 minutes and to Jo Page, the first lady home!  534 brave runners turned out in the drizzle to take part and raise an impressive total of £2490 for local charity Cornwall Search and Rescue - congratulations to you all, to the marshals and to the supporters cheering you on!...

Something special for breakfast

October 21 2019

Smoked salmon and scrambled eggs: a delicious new addition to our Breakfast Menu for those special celebration days - or maybe for when you just deserve a treat!

New Years Eve!

August 30 2019

Tickets are now on sale for our Great Gatsby themed New Year's Eve Dinner & Dance.  Enjoy a champagne cocktail on arrival and a 5 course dinner before dancing the night away with live swing band 'Some Like It Hot'.  1920's theme or black tie.  £75 per person.  Call us on 01566 86250 for more information / booking.

Taste of the West Hospitality Awards

August 18 2019

We are delighted to have just received the 'Taste of the West Hospitality' hotel category Silver Award!  Congratulations to Head Chef Brendan and his great team in the Jamaica Inn kitchen!

John O'Groats to Lands End walk!

August 15 2019

Wishing fair weather and good luck to David Collins for the final leg of his extraordinary walk, raising money for Cancer Research UK.  Our full Cornish breakfast sets you up for anything!

Jamaica Inn in the UK's 50 most popular books!

August 08 2019

We are delighted to see Daphne du Maurier's 'Jamaica Inn' is one of the nation's top 50 books in a recent survey for eBay UK.  Delighted, but not surprised: it is after all a cracking story by a master storyteller!

Dozmary Pool

June 17 2019

Hope we all got the Dozmary Pool question right on 'Brain of Britain' last week!  It's said to be the final resting place of what?  Dozmary Pool is only about 2.5km away, due south of Jamaica Inn - our local legendary landmark is also a Site of Special Scientific Interest.

Civic Award from Cornwall Council

May 09 2019

Jamaica Inn has been presented with a Civic Award by Chairman of Cornwall Council, Mary May, at an official ceremony on 1 May for providing refuge to over a 100 motorists stranded in the snow on the A30 that dreadful night of the snowstorm that hit Cornwall on 31 January.  All bedrooms quickly became full but motorists continued to make for the Inn most of the night and were accommodated...

Jamaica Inn car-park becomes ‘fire-fighting base’

April 19 2019

On Wednesday night (17 April) the Inn again came to the rescue, this time with countless mugs of tea and the use of its car-park!  Many fire engines of various sizes descended on the Inn to use it as a Command Centre in fighting several different nearby moorland fires. Police were investigating the probability that the fires were started deliberately. Cornwall Fire Service...

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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