Jamaica Inn

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...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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? ...

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...

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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