• 27 En Suite Rooms
• Flexible Owner’s Accommodation
• Excellent Turnover Over Short Trading Season
• Close to Town and Local Amenities
Friends Hotel offers accommodation from 27 en suite rooms and is situated within walking distance of the town and Sandown’s award winning beaches. Local transport links are close by with the station being a short walk away.
Sandown is a popular tourist location with a number of attractions including the Isle of Wight zoo, pier and Dinosaur Isle.
The business currently trades for 5 months of the year producing a healthy turnover during this time. School and coach parties are provided with bed, breakfast and evening meals while private guests at the week ends are catered for on a bed and breakfast basis. There is scope to increase the turnover by extending the trading season.
The current owner has successfully traded the hotel for the past 15 years and is now looking to retire.
Entrance porch to front, door to:
Quiet lounge with range of soft seating.
Hallway with reception desk and stairs to first floor.
Bar with soft seating and tables, wood fronted bar with range of optics and beer pumps. Large entertainment area with dance floor. Gents WC. Door to:
Ground floor bedrooms. Ladies WC.
Outside seating area (accessed from bar) with smoking shelter, outdoor seating, 2 chalets used as staff accommodation, garage and stores.
Door from entertainment area to:
Outside terrace with range of outdoor seating, large fish pond, gardens for the use of guests and rear access.
Dining room seating up to 50 (more when school parties are accommodated). Sun lounge off dining room providing further seating if required.
Two further ground floor bedrooms. These rooms could be incorporated into the owner’s accommodation if required. Cellar used for storage.
Kitchen spacious with extensive range of commercial catering equipment (a full inventory will be provided). Door to garden. Laundry and ironing rooms. Private garden area.
Bedrooms: all en suite, double, twin and family rooms 10 of which are situated on the ground floor. A room list can be provided. All rooms have TV’s, hospitality trays and electric panel heaters.
Owners Accommodation with two en suite bedrooms, lounge, domestic kitchen and store room. French doors from lounge to decked area with views out to the downs.
To the front of the hotel is a car park with ample parking with enough space to park a coach.
Accounts available to bona fide applicants
Sale to include leasehold, balance of a 990 year lease from 1874, fixtures, fittings and goodwill.
990 years from 1874