Asking Price 399,950E Freehold
Successfully run 7 beds 5 baths country house /B&B/ rural tourism business with all the required licenses in place. This property offers a wide range of possibilities related to country holidays. The official business license is granted for 11 guests maximum. The B&B has been awarded several times with excellent reviews on sites like TripAdvisor and Zoover (listed in the top 20 of best bed and breakfasts in Spain).
A brief summary: 3 en-suite letting double rooms (2 of which can be extended with an extra bedroom each one), one self-contained apartment, plus the owner's 1 bedroom accommodation.
Outside is a large terraced and garden area with several al fresco sitting and dining areas and an 8x4 walled pool surrounded by an extensive terrace.
The property is set in 8400 m2 of land enjoying full privacy with stunning views towards the mountains of El Mahimon and La Muela, yet only 3 minutes drive from the town of Velez Rubio and 5 minutes drive to the A91 Murcia-Granada motorway.
The bed and breakfast is located on a hectare of land, in walking and cycling distance of the village of Velez Rubio. It has good accessibility to its guests, while it also benefits from the tranquility of the countryside. From the bed and breakfast are fantastic views overlooking the surrounding mountains, the Velez Blanco castle, the Church of Velez Rubio and the ruins of castle Xiquena.
The interior of the bed and breakfast
The current owners have renovated the old farmhouse into 3 independent spacious bedrooms, each one with an en-suite bathroom, and one self-contained apartment. Original features were kept during the renovation, while also adding the comfort of today's requirements.
In the front of the property. You enter the hall, here on the ground floor is Room 1, a double bedroom with fully renovated en-suite bathroom. This room can be extended with an extra bedroom which is opposite, appropriate for families with children.
From the hall a staircase leads up to Room 2, a spacious bedroom with en-suite bathroom. This room can also be extended with an extra bedroom which is opposite to it on the same floor, suitable for families with children.
At the rear of the property, in what was the old hayloft, on the upper floor, we find the Room 3, a large bedroom with an en-suite bathroom. A special feature added to this room is a see-through window so that there is a view from the bed to the beautiful castle of Velez-Blanco, lit at night.
Also at the rear of the property, on the ground floor, in what it originally was the goat stable, is the self-catering apartment comprising a lounge- living room with adjoining kitchen, a double bedroom and a spacious bathroom. The apartment also has its own private terrace of approximately 20m2. On one side of the house is the access to the large communal room for guests. Here we find a bar, lunchroom with a large dining table, lounge sofa, TV, and library.
-All guest rooms have central heating and Wi-Fi.
- The 2 double rooms on the 1st floor are equipped with air conditioning, as well as the apartment.
In front of the building is the entrance to the private residence of the owners. Here you find the kitchen, a living room, double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, laundry room and extra bathroom (currently used as storage). In addition, the property features a storage area in which there is a traditional bread oven. Also, in front of the building state is a detached garage and a wood storage.
Approximately 1800m2 of the 8500m2 that come with the property are dedicated to outdoor entertainment areas for guests.
Around the pool (8mx4m) is a lovely walled terrace with sunbeds and lounge sofa with stunning views over the countryside and mountains.
At the rear of the property are several sitting and dining areas (2 long tables for 16+ people, one of which can be covered) interspersed with lawn areas and gardens. Next to the dining areas there is also an outdoor covered bar (12m2) to drink and relax. The outdoor area is completed with a play area with billiards and table tennis.
- There are 2 water wells on the property, one of them with a pump.
The current owners planted an olive grove in 2009, approximately 240 olive trees of the "Arbequina" kind. In addition, there are about 40 almond trees, 7 fig trees, 1 pomegranate tree, 2 apple trees, 1 cherry and 2 medlar trees.
There are also several vineyards, good for table grapes, but also suitable for making wine on a small scale. Currently there are also a hen-house and a herb and vegetable garden. The available water from the wells is enough to maintain the garden and the rest of the land.
Since the business was set up in 2008 the bed and breakfast has had a growing number of guests every year. The majority of the guests are from the Netherlands and Belgium, but by expanding its marketing activities there is also an increasing number of Spaniards,Germans, French and British. The B & B focuses on the top of the middle segment. The bed and breakfast has been around for years with a positive operating result.
In recent years, the bed and breakfast has been distinguished several times with awards of review sites like TripAdvisor and Zoover vacation reviews (Top 20 listing of best bed and breakfasts in Spain).
A truly stunning country home / established B&B blessed with the most magnificent views, privacy and tranquillity and yet situated within 3 minutes' drive from all the amenities offered by the market town of Velez Rubio (no more than a 20 minute walk and a short cycle ride). The city of Lorca with its magnificent medieval castle and a huge shopping mall is within a 30 minute drive. The coastal resorts of Águilas and San Juan de Los Terreros, etc are within 50 minute drive away and within an hour to an hour and a half from the thriving cities of Murcia, Almeria y Granada and their respective airports. The new international airport of Corvera (Murcia) due to be open soon, is within an hour drive. The Golf resorts of Lorca Golf Resort and Mundo Aguilon Golf Resort are just 40 minutes from the property.
Official income statements could be shown only after signing our confidentiality agreement.
All viewings should therefore be arranged through the vendor's agents Business Broker Spain who will be happy to assist with flight and accommodation arrangements to facilitate a viewing and bi-lingual staff will be on hand when you arrive.