CCL are delighted to bring to market the tastefully refurbished Cluny Bank Hotel, a 19th Century Victorian Mansion that occupies a prominent and elevated position within a quiet residential area in the beautiful town of Forres. The thriving town is a prime tourist destination that benefits from high occupancy levels and visitors throughout the year. The business benefits from the NC500, by providing accommodation to the high numbers of visitors that travel the route annually. The hotel is also being added to the office tour website as a provider of accommodation. The property is well-presented throughout and has been furnished to a high standard. Fully licensed, and with a large well equipped commercial kitchen, there is a great opportunity for new owners to expand the business and cater for private events.
19th Century Victorian Mansion
AA 4 Gold Star Restaurant with Rooms
AA One Rosette Restaurant
TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence – Solid 5
Prime tourist location
7 En-suite letting rooms
2 Bed owner’s accommodation
0.5 acre enclosed garden
Well-equipped professional kitchens
Parking for 8 cars
Grade B Listing
Set within 0.5 acre of enclosed garden grounds, Cluny Bank enjoys an elevated position on the banks of Cluny Hill, a fine residential area in Forres. The property occupies an excellent trading location a short walk from the town centre with its many amenities and facilities including excellent restaurants and shops, schools, and medical facilities.
A formal Royal Burgh, this traditional town boasts a tourist trade and hospitality sector, offering a range of activities and entertainment to locals and visitors; including hiking and cycling; fishing, hunting, and an 18 hole golf course; and museums, monuments and castles. Forres is also located on the renowned Whisky Trail with its many active distilleries.
Forres has an active community and an attractive High Street, with close connections to Scotland and Britain in Bloom ensuring the public areas and parks are immaculately maintained and beautifully presented. Piping Hot Forres, the European Pipe Band Championships, takes place annually in the towns Grant Park and is marked as Moray’s biggest one-day event; attracting bands and visitors from all over the world.
The town is located along the A96 and is extremely well serviced with good road and rail networks providing links to Inverness, Aberdeen and their respective airports. The nearby town of Elgin provides extensive retail offerings in addition to a wealth of recreational, cultural and leisure activities.
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