Famous Bianconi Inn, Kerry For Sale

DUBLIN, 03 August 2017 – CBRE have confirmed their instructions to offer the famous Bianconi Inn, Killorglin, Co Kerry for sale by private treaty. The property is being sold on behalf of Ray and Rick Sheehy who are retiring after a lifetime of dedicated service to the hospitality sector.

The Bianconi Inn occupies a pivotal corner trading position in Killorglin, Co. Kerry. It is a property which is steeped in history as it is named after Charles Bianconi, one of Europe’s innovators in public transport, and is located on a former Bianconi stage coach route. Killorglin is one of Kerry’s principal towns and is situated on the beautiful and much famed Ring of Kerry and is renowned for its unique "Puck Fair" festival which takes place every August and attracts thousands of tourists and locals annually. Many international firms have operations in Killorglin most notably, Fexco, an international payment solutions company while pharmaceutical firms Temmlar and Astellas also have plants in the town.

The Ring of Kerry, which passes through Killorglin, is one of Irelands most popular tourist routes as it covers the unspoilt beauty of the Iveragh Peninsula (which boasts some of Europe’s finest beaches), Glencar National Park and the Gap of Dunloe. This area of Kerry is also a haven for outdoor pursuits including golf, water sports, cycling, horse riding and fishing.

The Bianconi Inn is a long established and extensive three storey licensed premises, restaurant and guest accommodation property. Since its acquisition in 1955 by the Sheehy family the property has been continuously upgraded and expanded over the years to provide excellent bar, restaurant, catering and accommodation facilities (16 bedrooms). The property, which is presented in excellent decorative order, now comprises a ground floor licensed premises (which oozes charm and character); separate restaurant area; reception; catering kitchen; stores and customer toilets. On the first and second floors there is the guest accommodation comprising 16 beautifully appointed bedrooms.

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John Ryan, Director CBRE Hotels
The sale of The Bianconi Inn offers a very unique opportunity to acquire a well-known, popular and successful hospitality business. At present a substantial and very profitable food, drink and accommodation business is carried on in the premises and the opportunity now presents itself, due to the retirement of Ray and Rick Sheehy, for a new owner to continue the operation of this very successful business.
John Ryan, Director CBRE Hotels

Offers in excess of €1.25m are being sought for the property.

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