A well established hotel in a prime position within Cowes Olde Town.
13 lettings rooms with en-suite facilities, bar, dining room, kitchen, function room, laundry room, stores. Garden with heated swimming pool. 3 bedroom lodge house (owner’s accommodation).
Rawlings Hotel Rawlings Hotel is situated within the Conservation Area of the old town of Cowes, in a convenient, yet quiet location within easy access of the amenities and yacht clubs. The hotel is just a few minutes walk from the high speed passenger ferry to Southampton (taking about 22 minutes) as well as the world renowned sailing facilities and marinas. This has resulted in a well established trade amongst the yachting fraternity in addition to an expanding range of other guests attracted to Cowes as a major gateway to the Isle of Wight.
The hotel has 13 letting rooms with ensuite facilities (one of which has an extra bedroom), with an additional 3 bedroom self contained cottage with full residential usage. The principal part of the hotel, fronting Sun Hill, is Grade II Listed, and has a range of characterful features. There is a fully licensed restaurant that comfortably seats 22 with an additional function room and Laundry room in a basic addition to the building. There are 7 bedrooms in the principal hotel, whilst to the rear of the property is an additional 2 storey brick built building which is not Listed. This contains the 3 bedroom lodge (with its own kitchen and sitting room) and a further 7 to 8 bedrooms with en suite facilities from which there are views over the Harbour Entrance and The Solent from the upper floors. The hotel also has a pedestrian access to the rear onto Terminus Road providing a short walk to the Red Jet ferry service. There is a mainly lawned garden and heated swimming pool.
Services Mains water, electricity, drainage and gas serve the site. The swimming pool is heated by a gas boiler.
Rates There are currently no non-domestic rates payable on the hotel (2014/2015).
The lodge pays council tax of £1176.49 (2014/2015).
Viewings Since the property is continuing to run as a hotel, viewings are strictly by prior arrangement with the sole selling agents.
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