Dungallan Country House is a wonderful boutique guest house offering high end luxurious accommodation in a truly wonderful and private setting with some of the most impressive seaviews that the West of Scotland has to offer. The business has been run by the current owners for nearly 20 years, originally as a boutique hotel and latterly as a STB 5 Star Guest House.
The business trades from the beginning of May to the end of September which is the peak tourist season for Oban. Occupancy numbers during this period will typically hit close to 95%. New owners could easily extend the operating period as there is demand all year round for accommodation.
There is planning permission for a new home on the site. At just under 300 sq mtrs, and subject to the necessary statutory requirements, this would make excellent additional letting accommodation to keep up with demand.
Dungallan is a family run business assisted by 3 Part Time members of staff who carry out housekeeping duties, a cook who works for 3 hours per day and a gardener who works for 1 day a week during the growing season.
Rooms are let on a B&B basis. Single rooms are let at £140 per night and double rooms at £249. All letting rooms are en-suite The hotel operates a fully licenced bar, where guest can enjoy evening drinks with the most spectacular views and sunsets!
New owners will have an excellent opportunity to dramatically increase revenues. Immediate opportunities exist to extend the opening season and re open the restaurant. The property is a wonderful venue for weddings. Longer term opportunities would include the creation of additional letting rooms.
The guest house benefits from a good mix of new visitors and repeat trade, with a core market of tourists exploring Scotland by car. The town serves as a great base for touring the West Coast and the neighbouring islands.
Dungallan Country House is a very successful bed and breakfast that trades well above the VAT threshold. It is a highly profitable business that trades for 5 months of the year. Full trading information will be released after formal viewing has taken place.
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Dungallan is situated in one of the most picturesque locations on the west coast of Scotland. Set in a private 4 ½ acre site the property sits in an elevated position and enjoys stunning panoramic views over the town, harbour, Oban Bay and beyond to the Isles of Kerrera, Lismore and Mull.
The property is located a short walk from the town centre with its many amenities including excellent award winning restaurants and shops. The small traditional town boasts an extensive tourist trade and hospi