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The Sherwood Guest House, 42 Minto Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian


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Operational Guest House for Sale.

A unique opportunity to obtain an exceptionally well-presented 4* guesthouse with capacity to sleep 15 guests in Edinburgh’s Newington area. Part of a terrace of Georgian townhouses, The Sherwood Guest House has easy access to everything Edinburgh has to offer.

42 Minto Street is a Grade B listed building, built in the early 19th century. Formed over three floors, where the business trades on two and the owner occupier lives on one.

Nestled in the charming Newington area of Edinburgh, The Sherwood Guest House on 42 Minto Street is in an ideal location for visitors looking to explore the city. Situated in the heart of this vibrant neighbourhood, the guest house enjoys a prime position within the city. The surrounding area features a diverse range of amenities, including delightful cafes, restaurants, parks and traditional residential streets.

The Sherwood Guesthouse is situated just a short walk away from notable landmarks such as the famous Royal Mile, the historic Old Town, Holyrood Palace and Edinburgh Castle. It’s also only a short bus ride away from Princes Street and George Street, allowing visitors to easily immerse themselves in the rich cultural heritage of the city.

The guest house is in high demand, as bookings for the rest of the year have already filled up. Occupancy rate for The Sherwood sits at 83%, with an average room rate of £145 per night.

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The Sherwood Guest House, 42 Minto Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian


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  • Haymarket Station1.7 miles
  • Slateford Station2.7 miles
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