A wonderful opportunity has arisen to purchase the well-established and highly profitable Twenty Seven Bed & Breakfast situated a short distance from the centre of Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis. Tastefully refurbished and upgraded, the property is exceptionally well maintained and presented throughout while the contemporary interior benefits from substantial natural light creating bright and comfortable spaces.
The guest house is offered in true walk in fashion and boasts 5 letting rooms. The town benefits from year-round trade from both tourism and corporate visitors to the Island allowing the business to take advantage of the demand for its services.
A modern wooden chalet provides excellent private owners accommodation. The owners have also established a craft shop selling a variety of local crafts, Harris tweed and gifts hand crafted from whisky casks.
Twenty Seven is situated in a prominent location a short distance from the centre of Stornoway with its many amenities including excellent restaurants and shops. Located on the sea front with views over the harbour the property is conveniently located across from the island’s ferry port and local bus station.
Stornoway is the main town of the island, home to the Western Isles Council with a population of just over 6,000 which accounts for around a third of the islands inhabitants. The economy is a mixture of traditional businesses such as fishing, Harris Tweed and farming, with more recent influences like tourism, the oil industry and commerce.
The Isle of Lewis is the most northerly of the group of islands known as the Hebrides or Western Isles. Steeped in history and culture the island boasts numerous sites of historical interest, endless sandy beaches renowned with surfing enthusiasts and countless lochs and lochans offering salmon and trout fishing.
Travelling to the island is by air or sea with daily ferry services operating between the main land and the surrounding islands. The airport which is located approx. 3 miles east of Stornoway town centre, offers daily flights to Inverness, Aberdeen, Glasgow and Edinburgh airports.