AJF Commercial are pleased to welcome to the market this well established and well respected hotel located in the busy tourist town of Blackpool, Lancashire.
The Hotel is perfectly situated in the South Shore area of this extremely busy seaside resort providing an ideal base for visiting guests.
There are plenty of bars, restaurants, nightclubs and high street named shops within the town centre and promenade, along with the famous Blackpool Pleasure beach, Winter Gardens, Madam Tussauds Wax Museum and many more attractions are within walking distance of the business. The world-famous Blackpool Illuminations is high on the agenda for many visitors to the area during the autumn months.
The hotel can be reached easily by car or train, with the M55 motorway and Blackpool North Train station both being a short drive away. The hotel is just a short walk away from South Shore Station and Pleasure Beach Station.
The Rio Rita is a friendly family run licensed 10-bedroom hotel providing quality and comfort for visiting guests.
Guest can enjoy wonderful home cooked breakfasts and relax in the comfort of the lounge bar.
Our clients have run the business since 2003 and over this time have gained an excellent and enviable reputation by gaining the Bronze Award from the Green Tourism Business Scheme, 3* Visit Britain Award and a food hygiene rating of 5*.
The hotel has been tastefully decorated to a high standard by our client and is in walk in / start trading condition.
The business has an active website in place and excellent reviews from guests, thus providing much loyal and repeat trade year after year.
To the rear are 6 car parking spaces for guests.
Good sized licensed Freehold premises set out over 4 floors.
To the front of the hotel is a good-sized patio area with two bench seats.
Door leading to Hallway through to reception area.
Door leading to large lounge with a range of tables and chairs, TV, well stocked bar supplying guests with a large range of beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks.
Door leading to rear good sized dining area with tables and chairs providing approximately 27 covers.
Separate working kitchen with a range of appliances, some of which include: microwave, 6 slice toaster, 5 ring gas hob and double oven, grill, extractor fan, good range of wall and base units for storage and sink.
Door leading to Utility room.
Further storage areas.
Door leading to outside rear where there are 6 car parking spaces for guests.
Owners Accommodation comprises of lounge, office with booking system, computer, card machine and telephone point and double bedroom with en-suite facilities.
Stairs leading to basement which is currently used for storage.
From the hallway stairs lead to first floor where there are 5 guest letting bedrooms, 2 x family rooms, 2 x double rooms and 1 x twin room. Guest toilet with laundry storage, on landing.
Stairs leading to second floor where there are a further 5 guest letting bedrooms, 2 x double rooms, 1 x triple room, 2 x family rooms sleeping. 2 x travel cots.
All bedrooms have been tastefully decorated with quality fixtures and fittings, wall mounted TV and complimentary tea and coffee making facilities.
The property is double glazed and has central heating.
The hotel is fitted with CCTV and intruder alarm system.
Reason for sale:
The business has now become available to the market as our clients are wanting to take a well-earned and well-deserved retirement.
We are advised that the tenure is Freehold.
We are advised that the business is currently exempt from Business Rates.
Turnover - Available on request.
This is a fantastic opportunity to own a successful hotel located in one of Blackpool’s busiest areas.
The Hotel is in walk in condition which is a credit to the owner and this certainly would make an ideal lifestyle change for a family or partnership.
Currently ran at a pace to suite there is potential to introduce further online booking systems and introduce social media which will increase the current turnover.
If you would like to contact us to discuss the business in further detail or to arrange a viewing, you can by the following methods:
Telephone – 01204 325 101
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Website – www.ajfcommercial.co.uk
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