8 bedroom guest house for sale

Commodore Guest House, Battery Place, Isle Of Bute, Buteshire, PA20

Offers in Region of £449,999

Property Description

Commercial information

  • Business for sale

Key features

  • Highly rated Guest House on the Isle of Bute
  • 8 letting bedrooms and 2 self catering cottages, Dining room
  • VisitScotland 3 Star Rating for B&B and Self Catering
  • Mini Bus Inc

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Bruce and Co are delighted to introduce to the market Commodore guest house which is perfectly situated in the main town, Rothesay on the Island of Bute. This carefully maintained 1800 building combines original features with all round modern comforts and décor. The quality of the guest house is reflected in the number of positive reviews received on websites such as Trip Advisor. The business has been placed on the market due to the current proprietors' impending wish to retire.

Our client has carried out extensive renovation and refurbishment during the past 5 years in which Commodore Guest house has been under their ownership. The business is a well performing and profitable guest house currently being run at a pace which is comfortable for the existing owner, yet still has much potential to grow income further. Commodore Guest House enjoys much repeat custom, particularly due to its ideal location being only a short stroll from Pier and town centre.

Commodore Guest House is situated in Rothesay on the Island of Bute. The business is only minutes away on foot from the town centre and Rothesay Pier and enjoys beautiful views from its position. Rothesay can be reached by Ferry from Weymss Bay taking approximately 30 minutes. Wemyss Bay is within easy reach of Glasgow City centre by either road or rail, taking around 45 minutes. The Isle of Bute has plenty to offer visiting tourists from gift shops to golfing and fishing as well as enjoying the wonderful scenery and beaches.

Commodore Guest House is rated as one of the best guest houses on the Island of Bute. The business is split over 3 floors in an attractive white stone property which can be seen as the ferry approaches Rothesay. Commodore guest house also offers Self Catering Cottages at the rear of the property and owners accommodation on the middle floor of the building.

The business also benefits from its own informative website www.commodorebute.co.uk.


Commodore guest house has eight letting rooms all of which have en-suite facilities. All of the letting rooms have been furnished to a high standard with modern décor and have double glazing, DVD Television, hair-dryer and tea and coffee making facilities. Two of the eight letting rooms are situated on the ground floor of the property; these rooms have been configured to accommodate families of up to four.

The remaining six letting rooms are located on the top floor and are currently configured as three twin rooms and three double rooms. The upstairs letting rooms benefit from beautiful views over either the garden or the sea. Wifi is provided throughout the letting rooms.

Commodore Guest House also offers letting accommodation in two cottages located to the rear of the guest house. The cottages can be accessed from a lane to the side of the property and comprise of a kitchen and lounge area, shower room and one bedroom. The cottages also benefit from a courtyard garden area with outdoor tables and chairs.

More information from this agent

Nearest station

  • Wemyss Bay (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Bruce & Co

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

  • Wemyss Bay (6.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

ALTIUS GROUP LIMITED, Bruce & Co

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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