Jamaica Inn

Fly Fishing Colliford Lake & Other Fisheries in East Cornwall

Dominic Garnett May 05 2015

Fly Fishing Colliford Lake & Other Fisheries in East Cornwall

Just a short cast from the Jamaica Inn, you’ll find some excellent places to fish. We sell day tickets to Colliford Lake (£15.50/£13.0 concessions, catch and release), one of the best fly fisheries in Cornwall, with some stunning brown trout. Meanwhile, the cool waters of Temple Trout Fishery also provide year round sport for rainbow trout. In this blog update, fishing author Dominic Garnett discusses...

A great turn out for our first TME Networking Event

April 28 2015

April 28th Jamaica Inn held our first Networking Event which was hosted by The Main Event Management and the lovely Gemma Massey. These events are held all over Devon and Cornwall and we were really happy with the amount of guests that chose to attend ours.The event allowed us to showcase the Inn and all the new changes that have and will be coming into place over the next year. Such as our soon to...

A fresh look at food for the Jamaica Inn

The Jamaica Inn Team March 31 2015

A fresh look at food for the Jamaica Inn

Our historic premises here at the Jamaica Inn might seem almost as old as the moor, but we still like to freshen things up. Since the change of ownership just over a year ago, the place has had not so much a lick of paint as a new lease of life, not to mention a new pantry full of great food. Many years ago, the original Jamaica Inn visitors came to our place famished after their long, sometimes risky...

Devon & Cornwall Point to point

March 30 2015

Devon & Cornwall Point to point

A great day out was had by all at the Devon and Cornwall Point to Point March 29th.The weather wasn't the most desirable but everybodys spirits were high. Jamaica Inn have been sponsoring the event since 1956 and we are proud to be part of such a wonderful day. We would like to say a big thankyou to all the event organisers, owners, trainers, riders and sponsors for making the event possible. ...

We are Dog Friendly!

March 25 2015

We are Dog Friendly!

Jamaica Inn is set amongst some of the most beautiful scenery in Cornwall. High on Bodmin Moor and is situated in a wonderful wild bit of the county. There are the most beautiful walks all around the inn with lakes and famous historical reminants of days gone by. A basic hike is from Codda Ford just north of Jamaica Inn (as shown above), up Leskernick Hill and onto Buttern Hill before turning...

Why do we have Easter Eggs ?

March 25 2015

Why do we have Easter Eggs ?

Here at Jamaica Inn we love Easter. It signifies the ending of the dark days of winter, and we look forward to the first burst of spring colour. Crocus and daffodils blooming and lambs being born. It's also a time to enjoy the beautiful walks around us and relax with a fine wine and a perfect meal. Children to be happy and care free.Easter is a wonderful time here at Jamaica Inn. Here's a little history...

Picnic Season Has Arrived!

March 25 2015

Picnic Season Has Arrived!

Summer is fast approaching and with the return of the sunshine what better time to bring out the picnic basket and make the most of the great outdoors! Set on a six-and-a-half acre site on Bodmin Moor, Jamaica Inn is in a prime location for scenic walks. As well as our usual menu of locally sourced food and fine selection of ales, we now offer pre-packed picnics and snacks which are available to pre...

It’s Time for the Ultimate Coffee Break

March 25 2015

It’s Time for the Ultimate Coffee Break

Coffee is the most popular drink worldwide with over 400 billion cups consumed each year* and therefore, we couldn’t let this go unnoticed! Jamaica Inn has just taken delivery of a brand new state of the art Franke coffee machine, which is sure to delight all coffee lovers.This innovative system produces the highest quality coffee and uses fresh milk and real coffee beans in order to make the perfect...

Try Our Delicious New Menu!

March 25 2015

Try Our Delicious New Menu!

We are very proud to be serving you award winning meals with locally sourced ingredients!From light bites to hearty meals, our new menu offers something for everyone. Our tasty starters include garlic mushrooms served on toast with a poached egg and homemade chicken liver pate.Be sure to check out our classic dishes, such as the British favourite, ham, egg and chips (also Allen, the owner’s favourite...

Ghost Hunting Weekend Feedback

March 24 2015

Ghost Hunting Weekend Feedback

Here's just some of our wonderful feedback already from guests that have stayed for our March 20 & 21st Sleepover weekend combined with Bodmin Jail:Het W –5 star Fabulous weekend .. All the team were very welcoming, friendly and helpful. The rooms are lovely and comfortable and the food is excellent! .. Would highly recommend this weekend to any new or experienced ghost hunters and would...

Ghost Hunting Weekend Spooky Goings On

March 24 2015

What a great weekend was had by all, both the Jamaica Inn Paranormal team and the guests attending our March 20th & 21st Bodmin Jail and Jamaica Inn weekend.Bodmin Jail proved to be just as creepy as ever on the Friday evening with lots of unexplained Paranormal happenings and we even had a rock appear from nowhere?The weather was beautiful for our walk to "Excalibur" Lady of the Lake (Dozmary...

Murder Mystery Evening 24 April 2015

March 19 2015

The world famous Inn is the perfect setting for an evening of exciting entertainment solving a mystery, portrayed dramatically by actors, whilst enjoying a fine 3 course meal.

Hauntingly Good Ghost Tours at the Inn!

March 16 2015

Hauntingly Good Ghost Tours at the Inn!

For anyone with an interest in the supernatural- or just an appetite for good old fashioned ghost stories- the Jamaica Inn has some truly spirited events lined up in the coming weeks and months! Do you fancy a chilling access all areas tour of the Inn, with the best of ghostly guides?  Add a haunted lake and the echo of clanking chains at Bodmin Jail and you have a truly ghoulish delight. Whether...

We now host our own Ghost Hunting Evenings!

March 16 2015

We now host our own Ghost Hunting Evenings!

We are proud to announce that we are hosting our own ghost hunting nights. Jamaica Inn is the first Inn in the country to have our own in-house Paranormal Team!The Inn was recently visited and investigated by The British Paranormal Association. They did a scientific investigation on the Inn for us to see, if we actually do have any Paranormal Activity. After spending a full night with lock off cameras...

New Murder Mystery Dates Added

January 07 2015

More Murder Mystery at Jamaica Inn!

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Our world famous Inn is the perfect setting for an evening of exciting entertainment solving a mystery, portrayed dramatically by actors, whilst enjoying a fine 3 course meal all for just £30 per head - to book ring us on 01566 86250.

2015 dates:

13th February - with a 'Poldark' theme
27th March
24th April
29th May
26th June
23rd July
20th August



Opening time... 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 Museum is open from 8am to 9pm throughout the year and the Gift Shop and Farm Shop are open every day with times varying.

Food & Drink
  • Breakfast: 7.30am – 11am
  • Lunch: midday – 3pm
  • Dinner: 5pm – 9pm
  • Cream Teas & Light Bites are served throughout the day

Farm Shop
  • open every day (times may vary)
Bars
  • 10am – midnight (Monday – Saturday)
  • midday – 10.30pm (Sunday)

Museum
  • 8am – 9pm throughout the year
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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