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Bar Harbor Prominent Downtown Inn for Sale

Striking architectural details and antique furnishings honor the history of this 17 guest room Bar Harbor landmark Inn.
 

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.

Lancaster County PA inn for sale

November 27th, 2016 by Peter Scherman

Premier Lancaster County Bed and Breakfast Inn

King’s Cottage Bed & Breakfast is an outstanding Lancaster County PA inn for sale. Located close to Lancaster’s downtown arts scene and just minutes from Pennsylvania Dutch Country attractions, King’s Cottage offers guests convenience, luxurious guest rooms and sophisticated amenities. King’s Cottage is a member of the Diamond Collection and Select Registry®, indicating exceptional quality. Most important to future innkeepers; the inn has a very strong business.

King’s Cottage sits prominently on a corner lot in a tree-lined neighborhood. The inn is a Spanish Colonial mansion with large common rooms, 8 richly appointed guest rooms, and a comfortable owners’ apartment. A landscaped patio provides outdoor guest seating and is a focal point for arriving guests. The off-street parking lot features an electric charging station.

Lancaster County is a top U.S. tourist destination. 10 million visitors per year spend close to $2 billion in Pennsylvania Dutch Country and occupancy rates in the county have been climbing steadily. Lancaster County is well known for Amish tours, crafts and food, but the region offers visitors much more including theaters, museums, wineries, art galleries, unique shops and all varieties of restaurants.

King’s Cottage is an excellent Lancaster County PA inn for sale for a buyer looking for a high quality, financially viable Pennsylvania bed and breakfast. Eliot Dalton is proud to offer this turnkey inn for sale.

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

Rockland Maine Bed and Breakfast for Sale

November 22nd, 2016 by Janet Wolf

Turn of the century Queen Anne architectural details are featured throughout this exquisite eight guest room Rockland Maine bed and breakfast for sale.

Highlights include:

  • High ceilings and plenty of natural light.
  •  Classic Victorian double parlors and dining room.
  • A wrap around porch with plenty of seating for guests to enjoy.
  • Recently replaced slate roof.
  • Original woodwork, meticulously maintained.
  • Mix of comfortable casual and original furnishings.
  • Fully sprinklered.

The Inn is open year round to take advantage of Rockland and the active Maine mid coast. Exceptional dining is available throughout the region as well as favorite casual eateries. The art scene is bountiful with galleries up and down the coast anchored by the world famous Farnsworth Are Museum. The Center for Maine Contemporary Art opened its doors in 2015 and joins the Farnsworth as a world class museum. To be a part of the growth and revitalization of the area would be exhilarating for new innkeeper/owners of this Rockland Maine bed and breakfast for sale.

The owner’s cottage sits about halfway back on the property and offers privacy and charm. There’s an open concept living room and kitchen, French doors leading to a deck, and one bedroom and one bathroom.

The landscaping and mature gardens are simply gorgeous. The grounds are perfectly suited for tented outdoor events. Inside, the parlors and dining room are ideal to host meetings, family reunions, intimate gatherings or small celebrations. The current innkeepers have established relationships with a variety of party planners, caterers, florists, musicians, even clergy…all the elements to make any function a success.

A quiet neighborhood in Rockland’s Historic District is the prime location for this Rockland Maine bed and breakfast for sale. Located just a block from the Knox County Courthouse and other downtown businesses. In addition, the inn is an ideal alternative to traditional lodging for the business traveler.

“Rockland investors are pouring more than $20 million into a variety of projects to make Rockland a bigger draw for visitors and residents all year round.” Mainebiz October 5, 2015

Here is an opportunity to make your new home in this vibrant and upward moving town. Own a hospitality business in one of the most forward thinking, business friendly areas in Maine.

An exceptional Maine coastal destination location bed and breakfast offered by The B&B Team, Inc.   For more information contact Dana Moos 207 266-5604.

 

Laurel Highlands PA Inn for Sale

October 2nd, 2016 by Peter Scherman

The Inne at Watson’s Choice is a 14 guest room Laurel Highlands PA inn for sale. It is a wonderful bed and breakfast and special events venue located 1 hour outside of Pittsburgh, PA. The inn is comprised of multiple historic and contemporary buildings situated on 41 acres of rolling countryside. It is an ideal facility for special events, retreats and dinners and the rural location lends itself perfectly to the rustic theme of the inn. Future business can grow in many exciting directions.

There are five main buildings, two guest cottages and several other outbuildings on the property. The historic Inne houses 7 guest rooms, multiple guest sitting rooms, a 24-seat dining room and the inn’s kitchen. The Harvest House lodge has 5 guest rooms, a guest living room and a guest pantry plus the inn’s commercially equipped laundry. Several guest rooms have fireplaces and spa tubs. The self-sufficient guest cottages sit apart on a little hill, offering privacy and sunrise views. A broad landscaped courtyard, stone wall fire pit, three-season summerhouse and furnished lean-to encourage outdoor relaxation and stargazing. There are ample parking areas for each lodging building.

The inn’s event center is comprised of the Barn and Stable, two historic buildings combined by a large catering kitchen. The multi-use event facility has seating capacity for up to 200 guests. Covered walkways join the buildings into a single venue. A new parking lot, surrounded by stone walls, accommodates up to 120 cars for events.

The owners’ house was built in 1900, with later additions. The elegant three-bedroom, two-bathroom home is comfortably separated from the inn by a fence and hedge. Historic features include high ceilings, a grand front hall and original stained glass. Contemporary features include a family room, a laundry room and an enclosed porch.

Lodging has been the core business at this southwestern Pennsylvania inn. Important Laurel Highlands attractions are within ½ hour of the inn. Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater  and Kentuck Knob are not-to-be-missed major attractions.

Weddings and special events are the most recent addition to the business mix at the Inne at Watson’s Choice. With close proximity to Pittsburgh, the event business has enormous potential. Currently, preferred vendors provide the catering for events and special dinners. In-house catering and/or a restaurant are possible options. Zoning allows the business to expand in multiple ways.

The Inne at Watson’s Choice is a member of the Diamond Collection and is recognized for high standards of hospitality. This Laurel Highlands PA inn for sale has facilities that are immaculately maintained and of exceptional quality. The price of $1,695,000 represents an extraordinary value.

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

Inn on the Harbor, Stonington, Maine

September 14th, 2016 by Rick Wolf

Bought by Jay Brown and Dana Durst, the Inn on the Harbor is known for its charm and spectacular views of the Penobscot Bay islands.  Located on Deer Isle, the inn offers a perfect romantic waterfront retreat. Built in the 1880’s and perched right on the edge of picturesque Stonington Harbor, this bed and breakfast captures the very essence of Maine’s Downeast island life!

Jay and Dana were represented by The B&B Team’s Dana Moos and Eliot Dalton.  We all welcome Jay and Dana to the world of Innkeeping in the wonderful state of Maine!

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