OFFERS OVER $500,000
If you’ve ever dreamed of becoming a publican of an iconic Aussie bush pub, this one is for you!
The General Gordon Hotel, in northern Queensland, is a short 20min drive from bustling Mackay. The two-storey building is situated on 4047square metre level block is now for sale.
The Hotel quenches the thirst of residents from Victoria Plains, Palmyra, Eton, Homebush, Sandiford, Oakenden and Balberra. It is situated about 1000km north of Brisbane and out of town visitors, day trippers, bus tours and grey nomads alike are drawn to the General Gordon’s overall charm and wonderful atmosphere.
‘We’ve recently adding onsite camping facilities to encourage holiday makers to experience a pub in the scrub experience’, says Lorraine Butlin, who has owned the freehold business with her business partners, for more than 13 years.
“It’s time to hand the reins over, we’re going in new directions” Mrs Butlin says.
The General Gordon regularly hosts social darts and billiard comps, with the local 8 ball association providing a deluxe pool table onsite for players plus additional freshly felted full sized table for general use.
The pub offers fine dining and a choice of function options for those wishing to experience country hospitality and a safe place to lay their head after a big night on the pi$$ : offering the onsite camp facility plus a choice of six rooms – these affordable accommodation options drawing more a crowd than ever!
Inside the General Gordon Hotel - the public bar is loaded with memorabilia and photos showing the iconic pub in it’s hay day.
As with most country pubs, the atmosphere of the pub is free of tension and a popular destination for locals and visitors to ‘Homebush’, a typical country town “where everyone talks to everyone”.
The property has a massive 68 panel solar system, secure water supply by way of bore (crystal clear) and tanks. You’ve even got a mower and blower on the inventory – it’s all set up ready to go.
Two additional accommodation rooms are currently used as the owners’ home and the hotel does serve meals three times a day, with onsite cold room and more to be included on the inventory.
With the popularity of AirBnB and Wwoofers, there are a number of untapped revenue streams that the prospective purchaser could consider.
To arrange your private inspection, inspect figures and proposed inventory *non-disclosure applies, please call Juanita Wanda Halden on 0473 214 352 or e: firstname.lastname@example.org today.