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Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania Inn for Sale

March 23rd, 2017 by Janet Wolf

An outstanding 18 guest room Georgian Mansion Inn located in an historic neighborhood in Eastern PA, this Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania Inn for sale is a Select Registry Inn frequented by both business and leisure travelers. Their strong relationship with the local college as well as two hospitals and a nearby industrial park is a large part of the Inn’s guest base. Families frequent the Inn for visits to the Crayola Experience , frequent trips to visit students at the college, and outdoor activities along the Delaware River.

The inn is located in a charming, historic small town with a renovated Performing Arts Center and a world renowned liberal arts college. A vibrant arts community, historic museum, locally owned shops and a diverse choice of restaurants complete the scene.

The 18 guest rooms offer choices of room size and amenities. Families can choose the larger suites and the smaller traditional rooms are perfect for the single business traveler. The variety of room amenities include some private entrances, gas fireplaces, whirlpool and soaking tubs as well as TV’s, DVD players and spa robes. There are a few designated pet friendly rooms.

The Inn’s kitchen is an open concept, where the guests approach the counter, can place their order, and have it delivered to their table. Breakfast fare is a combination of a full buffet and made to order hot entrees. An early 7 am start on weekdays for business guests is offered. The Inn features a sun room dining area with individual tables and a wrap-around porch where guests can enjoy a leisurely breakfast in the warmer months.

The large and elegant living room/parlor features a grand piano and comfortable seating areas for guest gatherings around the fireplace. A back patio and garden area is perfect for small intimate weddings or group gatherings. The Inn offers a variety of setups in the Sunroom and Parlor to accommodate anything from an interview between 2 people to a full day retreat for 20. For guest’s convenience there is also a stocked guest pantry with snacks and beverages.

Unlike many smaller inns, this Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania inn for sale has a detached, three bedroom home with two and one half baths as the owners quarters. On an adjacent but separate parcel of land, the home is just steps away from the inn.

The Inn affords easy access to Philadelphia, just 60 miles south. New York City is only 80 miles east, a very easy drive for weekend getaways. The Lehigh Valley encompasses Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton as well as many other small towns, Lehigh University, Lafayette College, Muhlenburg College, DeSales University and many others bring parents, performers, speakers and other visitors to the area.

We are very excited to offer this outstanding Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania Inn for sale for $2,850,000, including the residence. For details, please contact Peter Scherman or Rick Wolf. The inn is represented by The B&B Team, Inn Consultants LLC.

Pennsylvania broker of record is Bushnell & Bushnell Services, Inc.


Amelia Island Florida Inn for Sale

March 20th, 2017 by Janet Wolf

The B&B Team is proud to offer this Amelia Island Florida inn for sale in the picturesque seaside community of Fernandina Beach. Amelia is a barrier island on the northernmost corner of Florida. The Inn is positioned in the historic district of Fernandina Beach, just minutes from 13 miles of crystal sand beaches on the Atlantic and the Intracoastal Waterway and lively marina. Within walking distance to the village with boutique shopping, eclectic restaurants and historic attractions. The village was established in the 19th century, full of ornate and lovingly restored Victorian manses.  Amelia Island has been the leisure getaway and vacation destination of choice for decades. Its laidback and relaxed lifestyle is addictive yet active resort activities are bountiful across the island, land and sea.

The Addison on Amelia is a 14 guest room updated plantation style bed and breakfast. The Inn itself is comprised of three buildings that surround a central courtyard with lush gardens, brick walk-ways, and a three-tier fountain as the centerpiece. Shaded by the island’s famous moss draped oak trees. Several rooms have porches overlooking the courtyard verandah where guests gather for breakfast and in the afternoon for Happy Hour.

The main 1876 historic plantation style building has 4 guest rooms. Two buildings were added in 1996 forming the center courtyard. The additions to this Amelia Island Florida inn for sale were built to integrate with the style of the original house. The remaining 10 guest rooms are located in the two newer buildings.

The décor of the 14 guest rooms and common areas evokes recollections of Old Florida. With four-poster beds, rich hardwood floors, and ceiling fans stirring a cool breeze. The color schemes are fresh, bright with hints of the tropics, just what guests are seeking in a seaside Florida bed and breakfast. Four of the guest rooms have gas fireplaces. Many guest rooms feature jetted tubs and walk-in showers. Innkeepers pride themselves in offering luxurious environmentally sensitive amenities for the bath and shower. All guest accommodations have central air conditioning.

You enter the Inn from charming palm tree lined Ash Street and are welcomed at a reception area. Opposite is an elegant parlor/living room with a welcoming gas fireplace used in the winter months (average winter temps. 65 degrees!). Down the hall is a spacious dining room conveniently located next to the Inn’s fully equipped kitchen. The Inn is open year round. Jacksonville airport is only 30 minutes from the island.

Owner’s quarters consist of a living room, small office and mini kitchen on the first floor off the kitchen. Upstairs is the owner’s bedroom and bath.

So, to discover the joys of owning a solid business in a wonderful area, ask us about the superb Amelia Island Florida inn for sale. $2,795,000. For details, contact Peter Scherman, 434-286-4600 or Rick Wolf, 207-967-1995 of The B&B Team, Inn Consultants LLC.

Florida broker of record is Berkshire Hathaway Chaplin Williams Realty.

Berkshire Country Estate Inn for Sale

February 28th, 2017 by Janet Wolf

Devonfield Inn, a Berkshire country estate inn for sale is a thriving 11 guest room Bed and Breakfast on 30+ acres of forest, meadowlands, birch trees and manicured lawns and gardens. The Inn is located in the western part of Massachusetts, the Berkshire Mountains, in the town of Lee. The Berkshires became a prime destination for the wealthy to build their grand homes called Berkshire ‘cottages’ in the Gilded Age. The area became a resort destination for vacationers, artist’s retreats, and recreational enthusiasts. These spectacular homes have been preserved and maintained as residences, museums and country inns like the Devonfield Inn. Today, “The Hills” are still alive with the same creative enthusiasm as was present in the early days of its development.

The property includes an 8,000+ sq. ft. updated main house built in the early 1800’s in the style of an English country estate. There are 10 guest rooms and suites on three floors with private modern baths, luxury amenities and traditional furnishings in the original building. A heated swimming pool and tennis court enhance the property. A cottage set by the pool is a stand-alone unit with open great room/kitchen, washer/dryer, dishwasher, fireplace, with one bedroom and one bath. It is a wonderful choice for guests who want a separate private getaway.

The foyer entrance with a sweeping staircase is lovely and welcoming. An innkeeper’s office is conveniently located just off this entrance. Many detailed original architectural features greet guests upon their arrival. Views of the estate’s pastoral grounds can be viewed from many rooms. The patio surrounding the pool is a lovely spot to relax and enjoy the estate’s grandeur .

Another added feature is the large basement with living space for staff. Plenty of storage/work space in this clean and dry area.

A classic antique barn is located on the grounds. Currently it is used for storage but could be remodeled to accommodate weddings and events. It’s perfectly set to take advantage of the views of the surrounding Berkshire Hills.

A separate house included in the offering is steps away from the Inn and is offered for owner’s quarters, or as a leased property. This charming house includes 3 bedrooms, 3 ½ baths, open living room, with full kitchen and dining area. Three (3) fireplaces complete the package in the living room, master bedroom, and den. There is a side patio with direct access from the house.

The town of Lee is located in the heart of the Berkshire Hills and the Inn is conveniently located near the heart of the village. Only 2 hour’s drive from Boston and 2 1/2 hours from New York City, the location could not be more central. Travelling from Boston and other points east, Lee is 2 minutes from the Mass Turnpike, I-90. From New York City and New Jersey, the Berkshire section of the NY Thruway will take you to the Mass Turnpike. From Connecticut take I-91 to the Mass Turnpike. Serviced by both the Hartford and Albany airports, Devonfield Inn is less than an hour away. All roads lead to the Berkshires!

Devonfield Inn is a well- established profitable operation but one that can continue to grow under new stewardship. The potential audience and markets available to tap into is among the most desirable anywhere in the country! With new owners engaging in more aggressive marketing initiatives, packaging and special events, the potential is ripe to gather a larger piece of this population.

This is a truly one of a kind offering.  The Devonfield Inn, a Berkshire country estate inn for sale, can afford new Owners / Innkeepers / an opportunity to enjoy the benefits of owning a luxury lodging property, in a highly desirable New England setting with a profitable business.

The B&B Team, Inn Consultants LLC is proud to offer this extraordinary offering in concert with Lance Vermeulen Real Estate, Inc.

Consulting services provider, Rick Wolf of The B&B Team, Inn Consultants, LLC   207-967-1995.

Hershey PA Bed and Breakfast for Sale

February 20th, 2017 by Peter Scherman

1825 Inn Bed and Breakfast is an 8 guest room inn just 3 miles from downtown Hershey, PA, close to all that the “Sweetest Place On Earth” has to offer. Hershey is a year-round destination and a crossroads for Pennsylvania tourism. Pennsylvania Dutch Country attractions are within minutes of the inn, and Gettysburg is just an hour away. The terrific location, excellent facilities and consistently great hospitality add up to a very successful business at this Hershey PA bed and breakfast for sale.

1825 Inn Bed and Breakfast is an expanded Pennsylvania farmhouse. The common rooms and large sun-filled breakfast room provide plenty of indoor places for guest relaxation. The atmosphere in this Hershey PA bed and breakfast for sale is one of authentic, antique charm. A spacious covered deck, complete with a fire pit for three-season outdoor use is a wonderful guest amenity. The mature landscaping includes delightful gardens and more outdoor guest seating.

There are 6 guest rooms in the farmhouse, and 2 king suites in a stand-alone cottage. All guest rooms have private bathrooms, flat screen cable TVs, air conditioning and Wi-Fi, and most have fireplaces. The 2 king suites feature two-person spa tubs, two-person showers, fireplaces, refrigerators and private outdoor decks. All guest rooms are furnished with high quality bedding and luxury linens.

The owner’s two-story addition is seamlessly connected to the original farmhouse by the inn’s large country kitchen. The spacious, private owner’s quarters include two bedrooms, one and a half bathrooms, two offices, a dining room, a living room, a patio and two private entrances.

Philadelphia (1 1/2 hours) and Washington, DC (2 1/2 hours) are important markets for 1825 Inn Bed and Breakfast. Harrisburg, PA, the state capital and a tourist destination in its own right, is just 15 miles from the inn. Together, Lancaster County and the Hershey-Harrisburg Region receive an estimated 18 million visitors annually. The inn achieves very high occupancy rates and outstanding traveler ratings. 1825 Inn is a member of the Diamond Collection, a mark of excellent quality.

For more information click here and contact Eliot Dalton, 610-717-8083 of The B&B Team / Eliot Dalton.

Bar Harbor Prominent Downtown Inn for Sale

February 15th, 2017 by Janet Wolf

This Bar Harbor prominent downtown inn for sale features 17 guest rooms, most with wood burning fireplaces, all with private baths. Several have oversized whirlpool tubs, many with private balconies. Rooms are quite large, Wi-Fi in all rooms, all have air-conditioning, cable television—the Inn’s ten rooms and seven suites offer space, luxury, and all the modern conveniences to enhance their guest’s stay.

The inn was built in 1886 as a summer residence. Striking architectural details and antique furnishings honor the history of this Bar Harbor landmark. The residence was converted to a B&B in 1981 and was purchased by its present owners in 2007. The common areas feature a guest parlor with wood burning fireplace, the sunny breakfast room and a guest butler’s pantry. There is parking for 14 cars onsite and 3+ cars offsite. A fully sprinklered property.

The inn is situated on a side street between Mt. Desert and Cottage, two of the primary streets in Bar Harbor that intersect Main Street. Holland Avenue is comprised mostly of inns and a few small businesses and is an easy stroll to the heart of town. The inn is open seasonally May-October.

Bar Harbor is a small village with a big attitude, and rightfully so. Its waterfront location provides kayaking, nature cruises and harbor watching. Restaurants are superb, shopping eclectic and first class. There are bike rentals, sightseeing tours, rock climbing adventures and leisurely carriage rides. Acadia National Park has miles of trails, ranger-led programs, and the pristine Sand Beach. Galleries and museums are great introductions to the area’s rich art, history and culture. Natural beauty, fascinating history, and all the creature comforts—there is a lot to do in Bar Harbor.

The Bar Harbor prominent downtown Inn for sale is a very strong financially viable property.

A prime Bar Harbor Maine Inn is offered by The B&B Team, Inc.   For more information contact Dana Moos 207 266-5604.

Duluth Inn for Sale

January 26th, 2017 by Peter Scherman

Minnesota is the “Land of 10,000 Lakes,” and Duluth sits on the biggest lake of all, Lake Superior! The A.G. Thomson House Bed & Breakfast is a luxury Duluth inn for sale with seven guest rooms and baths in two buildings. The main house, built in 1909, houses four wonderful guest rooms, some with double whirlpool tubs, all with fireplaces. The large living room leads to a cozy sun room, and the dining room and well-appointed kitchen are all on the main floor.

The Carriage House, a more modern structure, has a massive suite on the ground floor including a wet bar, double whirlpool, fireplace, oversize bathroom, and private terrace. The second floor has two comfortable additional guest rooms.

The Duluth inn for sale enjoys a highly desirable location in the city. It is located in a lovely and quiet neighborhood within easy walking distance to the campus of the University of Minnesota Duluth with a student population of about 11,000. Not only are there events and activities tied to UMN, but the university is the prime source of staff for the inn.

Situated in the upscale Mansion District, a residential neighborhood high on a hill with views of Lake Superior, the Dutch Colonial inn sits on a dead-end street adjacent to a school, which lends a park like feel to that side of the property. Additional undeveloped lots behind and above the inn afford privacy and the potential for expansion.

The majority of the visitors to this Duluth inn for sale come from the “Twin Cities,” which are about 155 miles and less than 2 ½ hours’ drive. People visit Duluth for the variety of great restaurants, activities like hiking and biking in the many parks and natural areas, scenic drives, as well as architectural and engineering sites like the Aerial Lift Bridge, Enger Park Tower, and several museums.

A.G. Thomson House is kept in excellent condition and offers its guests a warm stay with multiple ways to enjoy the property. There are several outdoor “spaces” scattered around the lushly landscaped grounds, from the gazebo to benches placed in quiet corners to a hammock near the elaborate water feature.

A very desirable attribute of A.G. Thomson House is the 3 bedroom owner’s quarters on the third floor with large master bath, full kitchen, and private roof-top deck. There’s space to spread out and relax after a fulfilling day caring for the guests.

The business at this Duluth inn for sale is solid, with a gross revenue multiplier of 4.9 and a cap rate of nearly 9%, making this B&B very viable financially.

The A.G Thomson House B&B is offered for sale for $1,695,000 by The B&B Team, Inn Consultants LLC. For details, contact either Peter Scherman (434-286-4600) or Rick Wolf (207-967-1995).

Minnesota broker of record is Port Cities Realty.

Downtown Pittsburgh Bed and Breakfast for sale

January 25th, 2017 by Peter Scherman

The majestic Parador Inn is located in downtown Pittsburgh’s North Shore neighborhood near Heinz Field, PNC Park, museums and restaurants. The 9 guest room downtown Pittsburgh bed and breakfast for sale features extra-large guest rooms, handsome common rooms, an enormous ballroom and a private garden courtyard. The location is excellent, travel reviews and ratings are high and future business potential is outstanding. If you have been looking for a bed and breakfast inn in a dynamic city, this is it!

The main inn is a completely renovated 1870’s Mansion. The 5 common rooms and 7 guest rooms are unusually oversized with 11 foot ceilings and handsome original woodwork. The Carriage House contains 2 more guest suites and a 1930’s ballroom. The refurbished ballroom is ready to accommodate up to 125 guests. All 9 guest rooms and suites include writing desks, Wi-Fi, refrigerators, local telephone service, and HD cable TV. The inn’s commercially equipped kitchen can easily handle catered events of any size.

A special feature of the Parador Inn is the private courtyard. A 50-foot-long covered porch overlooks the lush garden. Attached to the Carriage House there’s a handicap-accessible guest cottage, currently used as owner’s quarters. A two-story suite in the Mansion with direct access to the kitchen is ideal future living space for new owners. The Parador Inn is in excellent condition, with all major systems either added or upgraded recently.

The Pittsburgh travel market is driven by universities, medical centers, sports venues and business as well as tourism. The Parador Inn location within the city is excellent and the inn earns top B&B traveler ratings on TripAdvisor™ and BedandBreakfast.com. There is tremendous potential for growing the business, so be sure to find out more!

For more information click here and contact Eliot Dalton, 610-717-8083 of The B&B Team / Eliot Dalton.

Classic In Town Camden Maine Bed and Breakfast Inn

January 19th, 2017 by Janet Wolf

This 1810 historic classic in town Camden Maine bed and breakfast inn features 11 guest rooms and en-suite baths. This one-time residence has gone through several expansions and upgrades, adding modern comforts and conveniences. From delicious food to comfortable accommodations, Blue Harbor House is a relaxing retreat, a true gem. Each of their 11 well-appointed guest rooms or suites has its own unique charm and character and an array of lovely complimentary amenities.

The Inn’s eleven welcoming guest rooms and suites feature traditional coastal style: from clean lines with a nautical nod, to warm comfort with a European flair. Equipped with modern comforts such as air conditioning, soft premier triple sheet bedding, just to name a few, each is a perfect retreat.

The inn has the additional benefit of ‘hotel’ classification and is one of a limited number of B&Bs in Camden to offer evening meals to guests. There is also planning board approval for up to 15 rooms for future expansion.

A separate 2500 square foot owner’s house is a key feature of this property. The Cape style house features a living room, dining room, eat-in kitchen, 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, full unfinished basement and plenty of storage! The Owner’s Residence exterior was designed to blend seamlessly with the historic inn, in color and scale.

Camden is an irresistible coastal village. The Inn is conveniently located just two blocks from Camden Harbor, wonderful dining, and unique shopping, which makes this comfortably elegant bed and breakfast a relaxing retreat for romantic getaways, family vacations, and business travelers.

Mid Coast Maine tourism is strong and Camden with its’ vibrant village and iconic harbor is a top choice. From Schooners to lighthouses, outdoor adventure, shopping, sightseeing and more, there’s something for everyone in Camden, Maine and the surrounding area.

Being situated half way between Portland and Bar Harbor (about 2 hours to both), an hour to Boothbay makes it easy to make Camden a home base for day trips. Portland International Jetport is 84 miles away, Bangor International is 58 miles, and for those who fly into Boston and sightsee the way up, Logan International is 150 miles.

Strong business. Financially viable. This classic in town Camden Maine bed and breakfast inn is offered for sale at $1,425,000. Contact Dana Moos  of The B&B Team, Inc.

 

Philadelphia Bed and Breakfast for Sale

January 19th, 2017 by Peter Scherman

Cornerstone Bed & Breakfast, Philadelphia, PA

Cornerstone B&B is a viable Philadelphia Bed and Breakfast for sale.  Philadelphia abounds with images of American Independence, history, and landmarks, a number of colleges and universities, The Barnes Foundation at the Museum of Art, Philly zoo, Penn’s Landing shopping, concerts and festivals, restaurants and so much more.  This inn is within blocks of both Drexel U. and the University of Pennsylvania…offering year round corporate and college travelers.  International visitors find this inn convenient as well, as they mingle with the thousands of others that visit historic Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell monument, and the Betsy Ross house.  Art, museums, the Philly zoo, the activities of Penn’s Landing on the Delaware River waterfront, picturesque Boathouse Row on the Schuylkill River, and…oh, my…just countless others.  No wonder occupancy is so high!

This Philadelphia bed and breakfast for sale is highly ranked by TripAdvisor as a favorite and features stained glass windows, attractive wrap-around porch, tastefully decorated guest rooms…all with ensuite baths.  The owner’s quarters has a private entrance, enviable in-town garage and parking pad (a real plus!), private patio and large bedroom and living room that allows the innkeepers an enjoyable lifestyle as well.

With a strong Average Daily Rate greater than most other inns, The Cornerstone B&B offers the ideal location, privacy, luxury, and quality for a satisfying innkeeper lifestyle as well as offering growth opportunity for an even stronger bottom line.

THE combination of Success factors!

This historic and pleasant neighborhood setting and with a strong business, countless area attractions that draw guests, and with a style of quality… this inn IS for you!

To find out additional information, and to schedule a tour, give Scott or Marilyn a call or email at scott@bbteam.com.

Asheville Area Inn for Sale

December 29th, 2016 by Peter Scherman

Everyone loves Asheville, North Carolina! But Asheville can be very expensive. So, we are pleased to be able to offer this very attractive Asheville area inn for sale in nearby Weaverville.

The Inn on Main, built in 1902, has 7 guest rooms with baths. Some rooms have fireplaces, some have whirlpools. All exude the comfort of a country B&B just minutes from downtown Asheville but with all the charm and convenience of the great restaurants, arts and crafts, and music of Weaverville. Of course, the views are also wonderful, as Weaverville sits in the mountains and is a very walkable town.

This Asheville area inn for sale has five guest rooms in the main house plus two rooms in the cottage. There are porches galore where guests can relax for breakfast or simply take in the view. The grounds boast a grassy front yard with gardens and mature plantings.

The back has adequate parking, terraced gardens and, best of all for the owners, a separate owner’s quarters with two bedrooms and two baths, plus full kitchen/living room area, and office. A workshop and garage are accessed from behind, affording a great innkeeper amenity.

With a solid business that is financially viable, the Inn on Main is appropriately priced at only $749,000. Discover a bed & breakfast that can provide a fantastic lifestyle for an affordable price! For details, please contact Peter Scherman, 434-286-4600, of The B&B Team, Inc.

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