Sold £485,000 - Hotel
West Kilbride, Isle Of South Uist, HS8 5TT
Beautifully presented 4 Star, 11-bedroom traditional Inn located on South Uist. Stunning open sea views, white sand beaches & breath-taking scenery. Trading as a highly popular village hotel with strong support from local community. Tastefully ungraded property with comfortable bedrooms and spacious public areas. 2 bars/restaurant & popular function room catering for up to 75. Lifestyle opportunity that provides an excellent level of income.
Situated at the water’s edge on the south-west tip of South Uist in the Outer Hebrides, the 11 bedroom Polochar Inn boasts magnificent unrestricted open sea views towards Barra and Eriskay.
The breathtakingly beautiful island of South Uist, which is the second largest island of the Outer Hebrides, is a haven for outdoor & sporting enthusiasts, while the island’s beaches are renowned for their unspoilt beauty and tranquillity, with mile after mile of soft, white sand. The area is also noted for its birdlife with Polochar a particularly attractive location for the corncrake, with regular sightings of the bird among the tall grasses.
Situated around three miles from Polochar is the Askernish golf course which was designed by the famous Old Tom Morris. The course is due to be restored to its former glory with the addition of superb modern facilities. Fishing is also highly popular in the area, with the Uists ranked among one of the top destinations in the world for trout and salmon fishing.
South Uist is now in community ownership and its people have a lot of plans for the future which will enhance the island while protecting its culture.
Dating back to 18th century this charming 4-star inn was once a change-house: a place where one could wait for the ferry when travelling between South Uist and Eoligarry on Barra. Owned and operated by our clients for over 12 successful years of ownership, The Polochar Inn has benefitted over recent years from regular upgrading programs and general improvements.
The Polochar Inn occupies a prime trading position close to the water’s edge and is set in a first class spot to serve the local community as well as holiday makers.