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EXCITING ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS - LANCASHIRE

EXCITING ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS - LANCASHIRE The only company in its field - a true niche business Primed for franchise on-boarding (docs in place) Nationwide brand with trademarks in place Training provided during transition period Turnover...

Location: Preston, Lancashire, England

Search categories: Amusement businesses, Entertainment & Leisure Franchises, Other Pubs

  • L/H Price £849,995
Manufacturer of Traditional Shepherd’s & Glamping Huts

The company is a well established family business that has been constructing traditional shepherd’s huts, with a modern twist, for over 16 years. The company employs local craftsmen to hand build a wide range of designed huts. Customer...

Search categories: Camping Shops, Outdoor Adventure Businesses, Amusement businesses, Manufacturing businesses

  • L/H Price £125,000
  • Annual T/O £240,000
SEAFRONT FREEHOLD INVESTMENT

SEAFRONT FREEHOLD INVESTMENT FREE OF TIE PUB & BAR AMUSEMENT ARCADE 1ST FLOOR THREE BED FLAT 2nd FLOOR FOUR/FIVE BED FLAT RENTAL INCOME £50,000 PER ANNUM 10.5% INVESTMENT RETURN REF: C1582 REDUCED TO SELL – MUST BE SOLD – OFFERS...

Location: Essex, England

Search categories: Investment Properties, Bars, Beach Bars, Amusement businesses

  • F/H Price £395,000
Extremely Popular Fun House Bar & Function Room

Business Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Darmon’s Funhouse, bar and function room - OPEN TO OFFERS!! The business has been operated by the current vendors for over 3 years in which time the business has grown on an upwards trajectory....

Location: Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England

Search categories: Childrens Soft Play Centres, Bars, Cafes, Amusement businesses

  • L/H Price £110,000
  • Price Reduced
  • Turnover £200,000
Whitechapel - Fantastic Basement Floor 1500 - 1800 sq ft with A3 Permission

* Fantastic Basement Floor * Located very close to Whitechapel Station * Approximately 1500 - 1800 sq ft. * Currently used as a large kitchen (A3) and Hall Booking * Suitable for leisure centre, tuition centre etc... * Easy access to The...

Location: Whitechapel, London, England

Search categories: Banqueting Halls, Coffee Shops, Office Shops, Home Food Delivery, Amusement businesses

  • Asking price £995 per week
Music & Entertainment Venue With Night Club For Sale Manchester City Centre

The venue is located in a densely populated student area just off Oxford Road in the heart of Manchester City Centre. The setting has become a recognised destination amongst the Manchester student fraternity due to the regular theme nights,...

Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester, England

Search categories: Nightclubs, Bars, Amusement businesses, Live music venues

  • L/H Price £120,000
  • Weekly T/O £29,000
NEWLY REFURBISHED RESTAURANT & BAR - LANCASHIRE

NEWLY REFURBISHED RESTAURANT & BAR - LANCASHIRE Scope for further development (STPP) Advised annual turnover of £120,000 4 bedroom owners' accommodation Early viewing highly recommended Genuine reason for sale Free of brewery tie 5 star food...

Location: Oldham, Greater Manchester, England

Search categories: Restaurants, Bars, Amusement businesses, Leisure businesses, Licensed Trade Franchises

  • F/H Price £530,000
3 BUSINESSES INTO 1 AMUSEMENT ARCADE / CAFE and ICE CREAM PARLOUR/ GIFT SHOP...

This is a superb opportunity to own the ONLY family entertainment centre in this busy family resort; surrounded by 11 good sized static caravan sites and only a stones throw from the beach on a main road position. The offered cafe, ice...

Location: Heacham, Norfolk, England

Search categories: Amusement businesses, Cafes, Ice Cream Parlours, Gift Shops, Leisure businesses

  • F/H Price £445,000
AWARD WINNING LEISURE BUSINESS - SUFFOLK

AWARD WINNING LEISURE BUSINESS - SUFFOLK Laser tag, bowling, arcade, party venue, teddy mountain, café Huge scope to increase business even further Advised annual turnover of £500,000 Well established and highly reputed Best Children's...

Location: Suffolk, England

Search categories: Childrens Activity & Play Businesses, Laser Tag, Amusement businesses, Cafes, Other Entertainment & Leisure businesses

  • L/H Price £795,000
  • Annual T/O £500,000
Exceptional And Unique Bar/Restaurant And Leisure Venue For Sale

EXCEPTIONAL BUSINESS & LEISURE ENTERTAINMENT VENUE - WEST MIDLANDS HIGH STREET LOCATION Good reputation with regular and repeat trade Genuine reason for sale due to retirement Owners will assist in transitional period Situated in the busy...

Location: West Midlands, England

Search categories: Amusement businesses, Recreation centres, Restaurants, Bars, Entertainment & Leisure Franchises

  • F/H Price £1,500,000
RECENTLY REFURBISHED FISH & CHIP SHOP/CAFÉ/ARCADE - NORFOLK

RECENTLY REFURBISHED FISH & CHIP SHOP/CAFÉ/ARCADE - NORFOLK Ideal partnership opportunity Genuine reason for sale Superb trading location Training provided 5 star hygiene  FREEHOLD Business History Meridian Business Sales are delighted to...

Location: Norfolk, England

Search categories: Fish & Chip Shops, Amusement businesses, Entertainment & Leisure Franchises, Recreation centres, Cafes

  • F/H Price £745,950
RECENTLY REFURBISHED FISH & CHIP SHOP/CAFÉ/ARCADE - NORFOLK

RECENTLY REFURBISHED FISH & CHIP SHOP/CAFÉ/ARCADE - NORFOLK Ideal partnership opportunity Genuine reason for sale Superb trading location Training provided 5 star hygiene  LEASEHOLD Business History Meridian Business Sales are delighted to...

Location: Norfolk, England

Search categories: Amusement businesses, Recreation centres, Fish & Chip Shops, Cafes

  • L/H Price £145,000
Childrens Play Gym & Cafe In Buxton, Derbyshire

Ran With Management In Place Annual Turnover £113,750 Gross Profit £95,000 Recently Installed Sensory Room Customer Seating For 80 Large Car Park With Approx 40 Spaces EPC - C REF 6376 LEASEHOLD CHILDREN'S PLAY GYM Blacks Brokers pleased to...

Location: Buxton, Derbyshire, England

Search categories: Childrens Soft Play Centres, Amusement businesses, Cafes, Gyms

  • L/H Price £54,995
  • Price Reduced
  • Annual T/O £113,750
Event Management Company for Sale Specializing in Hen Parties

The business has the following key attributes: • One of the UK s leading hen party organisers. • Specialist in dance classes. • Full package provider – dance classes, meals, nightclub entry and accommodation. • Nationwide operation – capable...

Search categories: Events Businesses, Entertainment & Leisure Franchises, Recreation centres, Amusement businesses, Leisure businesses

  • Asking price £70,000
  • Annual T/O £96,900
Popular Family-Friendly Trampoline Park in Bristol

This is an exciting opportunity to take on a unique trampoline venue situated in the lively city of Bristol. Operating since 2015, the business has acquired a large, friendly community of trampoline enthusiasts by offering facilities and...

Location: Bristol, Bristol, England

Search categories: Other Entertainment & Leisure businesses, Amusement businesses, Other Service Businesses, Leisure businesses, Outdoor Adventure Businesses

  • Annual T/O £1,000,000
FREEHOLD AMUSEMENT ARCADE WITH STYLISH PRIVATE APARTMENT ON GREAT YARMOUTH...

Rare opportunity to acquire long established & fully licensed arcade operating from superbly fitted detached premises offering excellent range of adult & children's games & amusements in stunning beachfront position. Comes with stylish...

Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England

Search categories: Amusement businesses, Vacant Premises

  • F/H Price £459,950 (Ltd Co sale)
Popular Childrens Play Gym in Heckmondwike

Excellent Trading Location Near Morrisons & McDonald's Fully Furbished 2016 Accounts available year ending 5th April 2018 Annual Turnover £63,400 Gross Profit £23,462 Adjusted net profit £12,548 Catering to Under 6 Years Would Suit Owner...

Location: Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire, England

Search categories: Childrens Soft Play Centres, Amusement businesses, Gyms

  • L/H Price £29,950
  • Price Reduced
  • Annual T/O £63,400
Recreational Activity Centre In Somerset

Intelligent Business Transfer are pleased to bring to the market this successful and very highly regarded puzzle-solving escape game and mystery tour, based in Bath. The biggest potential in the business is that it is the only escape...

Location: Somerset, England

Search categories: Other Entertainment & Leisure businesses, Amusement businesses, Other Service Businesses, Leisure businesses, Sports centres

  • Annual T/O £200,000
A Truly Unique Party Events Business

Business Hilton Smythe are pleased to offer this fantastic opportunity to acquire a well-established business that offers a unique service of planning and organising video game themed birthday parties for customers of all ages. Established...

Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England

Search categories: Events Businesses, Fancy Dress Shops, Video Game Stores, Amusement businesses, Party Shops

  • Asking price £19,995
  • Price Reduced
  • Turnover £15,500
Recreational Escape Rooms/ Breakout Activities Centre in Greater Manchester

The business for sale is an extremely popular Escape Rooms Activity Centre based in a town centre location in Greater Manchester. The company, in brief, is an exciting, fun, entertaining and captivating breakout game which offers a...

Location: Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, England

Search categories: Other Entertainment & Leisure businesses, Amusement businesses, Other Service Businesses, Leisure businesses, Sports centres

  • L/H Price £24,995
  • Annual T/O £41,000

What to consider when buying an amusements business

Amusements & arcade businesses are an attractive proposition, as they can be run with a relatively small commitment of time in comparison to other businesses – many rides and machines can provide income on an entirely unsupervised basis, committing the owner to collection and maintenance duties on an ad-hoc basis only.

In the arcades business, most income is traditionally earned on games machines, but depending on the size and planning permission of the premises, the business you’re thinking of buying may also be selling food or running a small gift shop onsite. 

When negotiating the purchase of an arcade business, you need to ensure that you conduct a full asset inventory check, so that you know precisely what it is that you are buying. What machines and equipment will become yours when you buy the business, and what condition is this equipment in? If there are a series of old machines that are likely to need replacement in the next 3 years, have you allowed for this in your business plan? Are the machines owned outright, or leased, or on a hire purchase arrangement? When it comes to maintenance, is there a contract in place with an outsourced maintenance company, or are the machines maintained by employees of the business?

With a lot of amusement and arcade machines, you need to carry a licence allowing you to legally operate the machine. This licence is payable in the form of the Machine Games Duty (formerly the Amusement Machine Licence Duty). The seller of the business will be able to tell you if Machine Games Duty is payable on some or all of their devices, but if in any doubt you should refer to your local council, as some of the permissions may not automatically transfer to the new owner of the business upon sale.

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