An extremely rare opportunity to purchase one of Carcassonne's leading luxury Chambre d'hotes. Rating 9.7/10 on Booking.com, with an annual turnover in excess of 100k euros with growth potential, and forward bookings totalling 45+ euros, this isn't to be missed.
Completely renovated, the stylish Maison de Maître has the perfect central location with view of the Medieval Cite, and boasts five letting suites and bedrooms, guest breakfast room, lounge and courtyard garden, plus a private two bedroom owners apartment in the vaulted cave and a converted attic room.
The world heritage site of Carcassonne is the second most visited monument in France, attracting between 3-5 million visitors a year, with bed and breakfast clients booking 12 months of the year from all over the world.
This rare find, highly successful Chambre d'hote still has potentional for growth as the present owners run it as a lifestyle business, closing it for 3+ months a year to travel and it still turns over near to 100k p.a.
Set on a quiet street on the river, with free parking loved by guests, it was completely renovated two years ago with new electrics, plumbing and fully redecorated with care and taste to an extremely high standard.
In addition the owners are happy to work with the purchaser for two weeks showing them the 'ropes'. They have everything ready to go and will work with the new owners to help them with all the tips they need to set up in France from an accountant to the best place to buy the croissants from.
In the centre of the town with easy links to Carcassonne, Toulouse and Bezier airports, the TGV station and main link road to Spain, the business attracts guests from all over the world.
Situated in the centre where you can find easy access to all the amenities the town has to offer, over 300 restaurants, three of them Michelin starred, 3 theatres, museums, sports facilities, schools and hospitals, all within a short walk. Carcassonne is surrounded by winery’s and castles, you can be swimming in the Mediterranean in 45 minutes or skiing in the Pyrenees in two hours
It has lots of authentic features and the current owners have paid great attention to detail; the reviews regularly speak of the charming and tasteful renovation, mixing the original 1850 features with modern bathrooms and a beautiful courtyard. An exceptional property with all the details from the period; high ceilings, plenty of volume, marble fireplaces, cement tiles, a sweeping staircase and many other fine period features.
Set out over three floors there are two large, exclusive suites each with bedroom, bathroom and lounge, two large ensuite rooms and a standard double, easy access room on the ground floor.
The guests enter the house to an elegant ground floor with vestibule, entrance hall, easy access guest room, lounge, large breakfast room, kitchen and laundry room. The breakfast room leads out onto the elegant courtyard where breakfast can be taken in the summer months. The sweeping staircase leads to the guest accommodation with two rooms on each floor, the front rooms having magnificent views of the castle.
The business will be sold with all the fixtures and fittings for the running of the Chambre d'hote (including website) bar the owners personal possessions. Price 749,000.00 ono
- Type de bien
- Maison de Ville
- Classe spéciale
- Chambres d'hôtes/Gîtes
Description de la chambre
- Nombre de pièces
- Cuisine d'été
- Pavillon d'amis
Services dans l'environnement
- Côte 60 km
- Ski 150 km
- École 1 km
- Lac 9 km
- Hôpital 4,5 km
- Aéroport 6 km
- Gare 1,5 km