The Orchid Hotel, an elegant 31-bed boutique hotel located in the heart of Bournemouth, Dorset, has been brought to market via Christie & Co.
Situated in East Cliff, one of the two main beaches at Bournemouth, The Orchid Hotel is well-located to the town centre and nearby beaches lined with seaside restaurants, cafes and beach huts. Bournemouth beach is located just 0.6 miles from the hotel, with access to Bournemouth Pier.
Full of charm and understated elegance, which make for a relaxed seaside escape, the hotel has undergone a significant refurbishment in keeping with its Edwardian heritage.
The contemporary bedrooms come complete with designer en-suite bathrooms and there's an onsite restaurant, No. 34 Restaurant offering informal, contemporary dining for up to 35 covers. Other F&B offerings include an open-plan Lounge and Bar which greets guests upon arrival, and courtyard terrace for al-fresco dining.
The rear garden features a staff/owner’s detached house providing three bedrooms, making the property an ideal choice for a buyer looking to purchase a lifestyle business.
Ed Bellfield, Regional Director at Christie & Co is handling the sale and commented, “We expect the property to appeal to a wide range of buyers, including those looking to purchase a single asset as well as those looking to expand their current portfolio. We also anticipate high levels of interest from both national and international investors attracted to the UK market.”
Bournemouth draws visitors from a wide range of activities and attractions, including the 14 sandy beaches along the coastline and several leisure offerings such as Goldsands Football Stadium, Coastal Activity Park, Russell-Coates Art Gallery and Museum, The Bournemouth International Centre – one of the largest conference and events venue in Southern England, as well as the £4m restored Pier Approach. In addition, the ferry port at Poole is approximately eight miles away, offering links to France, Spain and the Channel Islands.