Guest Houses for sale in Oban

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Freehold Price: £850,000
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Business Description
Ards House Bed & Breakfast is a charming Victorian Villa run as a warm and welcoming 4 star bed and breakfast that occupies a beautiful shore side location in Connel, a short distance from Oban. With 8 letting rooms (7 en-suite) the business is easily managed and generates healthy profits. Can be operated for all year but currently operated for March to November this is a wonderful opportunity to acquire a true lifestyle business in a stunning water front location on the edge of the Forth of Lorn.

8 letting rooms
Detached Victorian Villa
Original features
Stunning shore side location
Excellent reputation and reviews
Popular tourist route
Well-furnished and presented
Tranquil setting
Private waterside Car Parking for 10 cars
Turnkey opportunity

Ards House is an established guest house benefiting from an excellent reputation and subsequent strong reviews. The traditional Victorian Villa provides 6 en suite letting rooms, all decorated and maintained to an excellent standard and 1 single room with private shower. The strong tourist trade in the area ensures demand is high for quality accommodation and repeat bookings are common. The business operates from March through to November and trades just beneath the VAT threshold. July and August are peak times and occupancy levels reach 90 -95%. Room prices vary from £50 -£60 for a single and £110 to £135 for the superior double room. All rooms have been recently refurbished with most benefitting from stunning loch views. All rooms benefit from Freeview TV and hospitality trays, hair dryer and complimentary toiletries. The business is run by the owners with part time housekeeping assistance as and when required during peak season. Ards House has its own website with integrated booking facility and utilises The business benefits from excellent online customer reviews.

The tourist industry is a major source of income for the town and accounts for a surge in population and visitors during the warmer months. The area is an incredibly popular with plenty of activities typically revolving around outdoor activities and water sports which are available for both visitors and residents of Oban and the county of Argyll and Bute is home to some of Scotland’s most spectacular scenery.
Tenure: Freehold

Location Details:
Ards House Bed & Breakfast occupies a stunning shore side location in the peaceful village of Connel a short distance from the picturesque town of Oban and the Firth of Lorn. The business is ideally situated to catch passing trade as its located on the main road some 5 miles from the centre of Oban. Connel has a number of pleasant bars and restaurants, a shop, train station and bus stop. The town of Oban occupies a beautiful location situated in a tranquil bay protected from the full force of the sea by the Isle of Kerrera. Known as the gateway to the Isles, beyond Oban lie the islands of the Inner Hebrides ad the mountains of the Morvern peninsula. Further beyond are the islands of Iona, Coll, Colonsay and Tiree making Oban an ideal and popular destination. Ferries to the islands are available from the towns ferry terminal. The town is well serviced with road links and lies on a number of popular tourist roads stretching along the West Coast. Oban is the principal town of North Argyll and has a good range of facilities and amenities. Further afield the city of Glasgow can be reached in roughly 2 hours providing the facilities of a major city including an airport. Trains also connect Oban with Glasgow Queen Street.

Listed by: CCL Property Ltd

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