For Sale £525,000 - Bed & Breakfast, Guest House
Albert Road, Oban, PA34 5EJ
Highly impressive 7-bedroom guest house located within Oban. Operating as a quality 4 Star guest house with beautiful gardens & grounds. Elevated position & offering some of the finest open sea views in Oban. Tastefully presented property with 3-bedroom owner’s accommodation. Healthy trading levels with strong profits. Exceptional room rates achieved. Viewing essential to fully appreciate.
Situated on what is arguably one of the best locations in Oban, boasting high visibility on a prime elevated position whilst only being a short walk from the centre the bustling Highland town. Unofficially known as the capital of the West Highlands “the gateway to the isles”, Oban is a popular destination for visitors from all over the world. Not only is the town a perfect destination to enjoy the magnificent surrounding lochs & mountains, Oban’s port offers excellent ferry links to the islands of Islay, Mull, Coll, Tiree, Barra, South Uist, Colonsay & Lismore.
With the prime trading location and by being positioned only a short walk from the ferry and train station, Thornloe Guest House is perfectly situated to tap into a wide ranging and varied market.
From traditional tourists to more sporting visitors such as cyclists, walkers, golfers and fishermen and to guests who are visiting the highlands & islands, the business enjoys income through a large mix of guests.
In addition, a healthy amount of business is generated through various companies and firms working in the Oban & wider Argyll area.
The charming 7-bedroom B&B operation which benefits from having new double glazing along with being upgraded internally and with improvements to the landscaped gardens & grounds, Thornloe has a strong reputation for good quality letting rooms and for excellent service.
Benefiting from having new double glazing installed, the traditional stone built property is located on an elevated position on Albert Road within Oban, the traditional villa which is housed over ground, 1st floor and upper floor consist of the following:
Vestibule, reception hallway, 10 bedrooms (7 en-suite letting bedrooms), front facing dining room/ breakfast room, front facing private lounge, front facing conservatory, fully fitted kitchen, utility room with plumbing for washing machine, with 3rd private bedroom off.
Within the 10 bedrooms the house offers 3 private bedrooms (2 en-suite) and private shower room/w.c. As noted above the property also offers a front facing bay windowed lounge to the front of the house.
Externally the gardens which are spacious and beautifully manicured offer a most pleasant outdoor area for guests & owners. The good quality decking area which has outdoor seating with tables, offers superb views over Oban Bay and beyond towards the islands. Whilst, slightly below and to the front, the garden offers a good sized lawn which leads on to a stone/ slabbed area and storage shed. Off road car parking is found to one side of the house.
The property has 7 beautifully presented en-suite letting rooms, 4 of which offer sea views. The house offers 5 double rooms, 1 twin and 1 family room with separate sleeping room off main room. All rooms are equipped with heating; flat screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities.