Traditional Guesthouse in Essex
- Excellent reviews on online platforms (esp. TripAdvisor)
- High number of tourism trade
- 2 bedroom en-suite owners accommodation
- Potential revenue £80000
- Situated close to Harwich Port
- 4 bedrooms of which - all en-suite
- Fresh traditional breakfast included in the prices
Established in 1997, the business for sale is an established, traditional bed and breakfast situated in Harwich, Essex.
The guesthouse has obtained an outstanding reputation and is particularly popular with travellers and tourists who use the ferry at Harwich Port, which is situated only a 10 minutes’ walk away. The business experiences a high number of repeat trade.
As well 4 guest bedrooms there is also private owners accommodation which includes a lounge, kitchen, an office/laundry room.
The business is now for sale on a freehold basis, allowing a new buyer free rein.
The business operates from a large terraced house. Guests enter through the ground floor which is comprised of a hall area, a private lounge, an en-suite bedroom, a kitchen and conservatory utilised for the office and as storage/laundry space. There is also a very large dining room used by customers located also on the ground floor at the front of the house.
Stairs give access to the first and second floor: there are 4 bedrooms in total upstairs, of which all are en-suite. There is 1 family room with a bath, shower & WC, the other 3 rooms have en-suites which are comprised of a shower and WC each. There is also 1 large room currently utilised for storage space (accomodates bed linen, etc.). Externally, there is a rear garden and large garage.
Intelligent is pleased to bring to the market this well-established bed and breakfast with vast scope to increase the sales turnover. This is a lifestyle business which would be suited to someone within the hospitality or bed and breakfast industry.
The current owner has worked hard to develop its current level of standing and as such as a number of regular and repeat customers who use the business on a regular basis.
Through more advertising and marketing efforts, the new buyer could successfully boost exposure to the business. Updating the website and giving the profile a more contemporary feel would also showcase the bed and breakfast to its highest potential.
- Located in the coastal town of Harwich
- Ample public transport nearby
- Free parking
- Located nearby an award winning beach & historic pier