Jamaica Inn

Sponsoring Daphne Du Maurier Day at Fowey Festival

May 05 2015

On May 13th we sponsored a wonderful day, all in the memory of Daphne Du Maurier at the Fowey Festival. This year the du Maurier lecture and luncheon, welcomes guest speaker Andrew Graham, son of Poldark novelist Winston Graham OBE. Amongst other speakers this year was Terry Waite CBE, Penny Junor, Judy Finnigan, Dr Ian Mortimer, Patrick Gale&...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Christmas and New Year

December 11 2014

At Jamaica Inn traditional festive fair is already available every lunchtime and evening right up to Christmas. Then see the fun filled events over Christmas and New year here – amazing live music events with no entry fee, traditional Christmas Day lunch, fantastic New Year’s Eve party and disco and a Murder Mystery to solve over dinner on New Year’s Day.

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Jamaica Inn Planning Approval

December 10 2014

On 10th December Cornwall Council approved the building of a large round Function Suite for up to around 250 guests which will have magnificent views over the moors and will be ideal for weddings and corporate events. The Council also approved a Farm Shop off the carpark which will be a boon for locals who currently have to travel miles to the nearest shop and for tourists on their way to their rented...

Jamaica Inn Becomes Repair Shop

July 04 2014

Jamaica Inn Becomes Repair Shop

Originally built as a coaching inn for weary travellers in 1750, Jamaica Inn went on to become a stop-off point for some less salubrious characters, namely smugglers who used the Inn to hide contraband that had been brought ashore.Nowadays the Inn is still a stopping point for travellers but those of the tourist variety and for the last few days, as a repair stop for former Royal Marine, Richard Steven...

Wi-Fi and Sky viewing in Historic Surroundings

April 08 2014

Jamaica Inn now has Wi-Fi in all rooms and from around Easter Sky channels, including Sky Sports and Sky Movies, will also be available in rooms. In Joss’s Bar, nestling between the Main bar and Peddlers Restaurant, Sky Sports is already being shown daily including football, F1 races, cricket, golf, racing and of course the World Cup matches which start on 12th June.Guests in the main bar and restaurant...

Jamaica Inn is Under New Ownership!

March 27 2014

Jamaica Inn is Under New Ownership!

We are delighted to announce that Jamaica Inn has officially changed hands, and is now owned by Surrey based business man Allen Jackson. This is the first time in 40 years that the Inn has had a new owner, and it was snapped up by Allen Jackson within an hour of his first ever visit to the Inn.Jamaica Inn famously inspired Daphne du Maurier’s iconic novel of the same name, and is an important part...

Simply The Guest 2013

January 24 2014

Jamaica Inn is proud to announce that once again we have been recognised by the Hotel Booking Agent Laterooms as “Top Rated Hotel” in 2013, this was based solelyon customer reviews. This follows on from being voted “Top Countryside Hotel” in 2012 by the same Company.

This award shows our consistency of deliveryof an enjoyable stay to all of our hotel guests.

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)

  • 10am – Midnight | Monday – Saturday
  • Midday – 10.30pm | Sunday

Smuggling & Du Maurier Museums'
  • Closed for refurbishments through to mid March

Food & Drink
  • Breakfast: 7:30am – 10.45am
  • Light Bites & Cream Teas: 11am – 5pm
  • Lunch & Dinners: Midday – 8:45pm last orders
  • Sunday Breakfast: 7.30am – 10:45am
  • Sunday Roasts and Light Bites: Midday – 4pm
  • Sunday Evening Meals: 5pm – 8:45pm last orders
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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