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New owners for hotel and cottages in Bellochantuy

01 February 2008 by

The Hunting Lodge hotel and holiday cottages in Bellochantuy, Argyll and Kintyre, has been sold off an asking price in excess of £695,000.

The coastal property, near Campbeltown, boasts an award-winning malt whisky bar and its own private foreshore with a crazy putting course.

Built in the 1870s as a shooting lodge for the Duke of Argyll, the hotel is next to the busy A38 tourist route and the new Kintyre Way for walkers. It is set to benefit from a second golf course being constructed in nearby Machrihanish.

Along with 12 en-suite bedrooms to sleep 24, the hotel offers an open-plan dining room that can seat 70 diners or accommodate 120 guests for weddings and parties.

Other facilities include a games room with a snooker table, a day room/viewing gallery, a snug leading to the malt whisky bar, a TV lounge, a meeting room and a breakfast room/buffet area to seat 17.

There are three one- to two-bedroom self-catering cottages, of which one is currently used for staff accommodation.

A three-bedroom suite to the rear is used by the owners while the hotel includes two staff bedrooms with a shared bathroom.

The Glasgow office of Colliers Robert Barry sold the freehold to Clive and Helen Philpott from Skegness, who are making their first move into hospitality.

By Angela Frewin

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