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Smithfield Hotel, Dounby, KW17 2HT

Offers in Excess of £575,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Hightly successful 10 bedroom Hotel.
  • 90 cover restaurant and popular cafe.
  • Public bar. Centre of local community.

Full description

The Smithfield Hotel is a highly regarded and successful business situated in the heart of Dounby village. The business has been operated by the current owners since June 2011 and has an ever increasing turnover together with an excellent reputation. Accommodation and food/wet sales are all strong.

The hotel has 10 bedrooms, a restaurant, café and public bar. The well-appointed bedrooms include 1 family room, 4 twin rooms, 4 double rooms and 1 single room with all but the single bedroom having en-suites. There is a private shower room for the use of the single bedroom occupants. Guests can relax in the residents’ TV lounge.

The 90 cover restaurant has a fully functioning bar and is regularly fully booked during the summer season. The café is located at the front of the hotel in the conservatory and looks out into the village. There is also a small meeting or function room which appeals to those wishing a private dining room and is used as an overflow for the popular café.

The public bar is a traditional pub with a well stocked gantry, dart boards and pool table. During the winter months there are darts and pool teams and a Saturday night poker event.

The hotel also has a fully functioning modern kitchen, walk-in fridge, walk-in freezer, store room housing several fridges, cellar, laundry and reception.

There is a double garage which is presently used as a store and may be suitable for conversion into owners accommodation.

The Smithfield Hotel has its own website and room reservations can also be made directly with the hotel or via Booking.com and Laterooms.com. The hotel has a Scottish Tourist Board 3 star Inn classification.

Dounby is one of the largest village settlements in Orkney and enjoys an excellent range of amenities including shops, primary school, G.P. practice and also the venue for the highly popular West Mainland Agricultural Show which takes place every August. Many of Orkney’s well-known neolithic sites including Skara Brae, Ness of Brodgar and Maes Howe are within easy reach. The hotel is also well situated for the renowned trout lochs of Orkney’s West Mainland.


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Nearest station

  • Thurso (34.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lows Solicitors, Orkney

5 Broad Street, St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1DH

01856 496000 Local call rate

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

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