3/14/2018 | Hotels

Guernsey hotel seeks new owner

The AA 3 star rated hotel, La Villette, located in the tranquil southern parish of St Martin, Guernsey has been brought to the market through specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co. The hotel is ideally situated near the Guernsey Airport and the island’s capital, St Peter Port, providing good access links for visitors to the island.

Set back from the road, the hotel occupies an elevated position amongst colourful gardens and well cut lawns. The seclusion of La Villette attracts both business and leisure guests throughout the year. Boasting a welcoming and friendly atmosphere, the hotel comprises of 36 en suite bedrooms, 120 cover restaurant, bar and bistro, 90 cover function room, lounge, 13 staff bedrooms, three bedroom manager’s flat and two bedroom owner’s apartment, as well as extensive parking facilities.

The hotel’s leisure club, La Villette Health Spa offers extensive facilities including a 50ft indoor heated swimming pool, hot tubs, steam rooms, gymnasium and a hair & beauty salon whilst externally, there is an outdoor pool and a petanque court.

Ed Bellfield, Regional Director at Christie & Co’s Winchester office is handling the sale and comments, “This is the first time La Vilette has been brought to the market in the past 45 years and we are expecting a high level of interest. The hotel facilities have been expanded over recent years, including a comprehensive spa suite, which offers a fantastic opportunity for an operator to further develop the business to both the corporate and leisure markets.”

Christie & Co is seeking offers of £3,750,000 for the freehold interest.