The Park Guest House James Street, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2QN
A unique and extremely desirable opportunity has arisen to purchase this 8 bedroom boutique style guest house and restaurant situated in Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis in the stunning Outer Hebrides of Scotland. The building itself, built in 1883, is a lovely example of a Victorian stone built town house which has been extended and refurbished over the years. Internally, the guest house has a luxurious boutique feel with contemporary decor and tasteful furnishings throughout. On the ground level the Guest house consists of a comfortable residents lounge with an attractive period fireplace with open fire. The right hand side of the building is a café /restaurant with tables to the rear creating a cosy intimate area . There is a bright and airy conservatory to the front of the restaurant which has seating, in total, for approximately 42 covers. The restaurant is serviced by a large, well equipped commercial kitchen which has gained an exceptional reputation over the years.
There are 8 letting bedrooms, 6 within the guest house. 6 have en-suite facilities and 2 having access to their own private bathrooms within the hallway. The rooms comprise of 2 single bedrooms, 2 double bedrooms and 2 twin bedrooms. The bedrooms have been refurbished to a high standard each with its own individual style. The further 2 bedrooms are situated in 2 chalets behind the guest house. This includes one family room and one double bedroom with a sitting room and kitchen. There is also potential to develop upstairs into further accommodation. There is plenty of storage throughout the building. The central heating is gas fired.
The busy town of Stornoway is the main settlement on the Western Isles with approx.10,000 residents. Tourism to the Isles has taken off in previous years with visitors from all over the world enjoying the pristine beaches, varied wildlife and Hebridean hospitality. The Guest house is in an ideal location minutes walk from the ferry terminal and is very close to the shops, bars and restaurants of Stornoway. The owners are looking to retire and have built up an excellent business with a fantastic reputation. This business could be built on and provides a wonderful opportunity for the right person to continue this well established, profitable and aspirational local business.
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From the ferry port in Stornoway, turn left and drive approx. 100 yards to the roundabout. Take a right which brings you onto James street. Just before you reach the next roundabout past the Caladh Inn, you will see the Park Guest House on the left hand side of the road.
Viewing strictly by appointment with Ken MacDonald & Co, Stornoway. Tel: 01851 704 040