Hotel for sale

18 St Mary's Street - DG1

£499,950

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • 8 en-suite letting bedrooms
  • Spacious car park
  • Outdoor seating area/beer garden
  • Minutes away from town centre

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Description
Huntingdon House is a well presented and busy business that has been run by the current proprietor since 2005, and has been reluctantly placed on the market due to their impending wish to retire.

Huntingdon House trades throughout the year from a good mix of accommodation, food and wet sales. The quality of the hotel is reflected in the number of awards it holds such as previously been given a 3 star rating from Visit Scotland and its number 3 position out of 49 hotels on TripAdvisor. Over the past 7 years, the hotel has been in the top 5 on TripAdvisor and hotels.com, booking.com, Active Hotels and Trivago.

Additional marketing is carried out through its own informative website: www.huntingdonhotel.co.uk

The hotel enjoys much repeat custom, particularly due to its central location and excellent reputation. Many of the visitors include tourists, touring motorcyclists and business people.

Although the hotel is trading extremely successfully, it still has potential to grow income further.

Situation
Dumfries is a market town and former royal burgh within the Dumfries and Galloway council area of Scotland. The town is just 60 minutes away from Glasgow and 20 minutes from Carlisle.
Huntingdon House is located on St Mary’s street, a continuation of the A709, Dumfries to Lockerbie road.

Building External
Huntingdon House Hotel is a traditionally built Victorian sandstone villa that has been extended and modernized over time.

The property has been completely refurbished to an extremely high standard and is now offered in a truly walk-in condition.

The property is set in its own spacious grounds and benefits from extensive parking.

The main entry is from the front that leads into a reception hallway which in turn gives access to all accommodation and public areas.

Building Internal
Situated to the right hand side of the reception hallway is the main restaurant, which is furnished comfortably with wooden tables, leather high back chairs and upholstered bench seating.

The restaurant seats approximately 25 guests and benefits from several seating options - making it ideal for small functions.

The bar is located to the left hand side on entering and is well presented and furnished with wooden tables and upholstered chairs. It has space for approximately 25 guests and again, is an ideal space to host small functions, or be used as a compliment to the restaurant.

Ladies and gents facilities are well appointed off the main reception hallway.

Letting Accommodation
There are 8 en-suite letting bedrooms, which are utilised as 1 triple room, 6 doubles and 1 family room. Five of the eight bedrooms are multi function with zip lock beds. The bedrooms have been refurbished to a high modern standard and include LCD televisions, trouser press, hairdryer and tea/coffee making.

Owner's Accommodation
Situated at the back of the hotel with access from either the hotel via a lockable door or a private entrance, you will find the large spacious owner’s accommodation. This comprises of 3 bedrooms, a bathroom with shower over the bath, lounge and office.

The accommodation benefits from patio doors, giving access to a private garden.

Building Internal
As expected with a hotel the style and size of Huntingdon House Hotel there are extensive service areas, including a well equipped commercial kitchen with dish wash area and utility room. Other service areas include a large cellar, basement storage and large garage.

External and Services
The property occupies an elevated position and has mature landscaped borders to the front, with an outdoor seating area/beer garden for approximately 30 persons.

To the front you will find the customer car park with separate motorcycle parking.

The property has mains water, drainage and three phase electricity with cooking by GAS. In addition the property is heated by oil fired central heating.

Legal
The property is held on the Scottish equivalent of Freehold.

The business trades with the benefit of a full hotel licence.

Summary
The sale of Huntingdon House Hotel offers a rare opportunity to purchase a high quality and beautifully presented town centre hotel, which is trading extremely successfully.


Nearest station

  • Dumfries (0.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Bruce & Co

First Floor Office, Unit 9A South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, EH12 9EB

0131 291 0567 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Dumfries (0.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Bruce & Co

First Floor Office, Unit 9A South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, EH12 9EB

0131 291 0567 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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