Sussex County, Skylands Region
The Whistling Swan Inn is an outstanding nine guest room northern New Jersey bed and breakfast for sale located in the Skylands Region of New Jersey. The Skylands are known for beautiful mountains, lakes and an abundance of activities and attractions. Remarkably, the Whistling Swan Inn is only 50 miles from New York City, the best travel market an innkeeper could wish for. This fine bed and breakfast for sale in NJ is a top-tier inn with excellent growth potential. That’s a bed and breakfast business profile to get excited about!
The Inn is located on a quiet street in the historic district of Stanhope, New Jersey, a quaint town that sits on the edge of Lake Musconetcong and Hopatcong State Park. The 1905 Victorian style mansion features original woodwork, built-in cabinets and fireplaces that create a sense of grandeur and warmth. Large, comfortably furnished common rooms, a wide wrap-around veranda and English style gardens provide abundant areas for guests to relax or gather. The Inn’s nine unique guest rooms vary from standard rooms to luxury suites. All have fireplaces. The Inn also has 14 off-street parking spaces and an electric vehicle charging station.
The owner’s private living space is a well designed annex that adjoins the Inn’s beautifully equipped country kitchen. It includes a family room with glass doors opening to a private deck, a very spacious master bedroom suite, ample storage and a separate office. Two outside entrances assure privacy and there is quick access to every floor of the Inn via an interior staircase.
The Skylands of New Jersey offer natural mountain beauty, lakes, historic towns, and agricultural attractions. Visitors to the region spend more than $925 million on lodging annually and overall tourism spending is growing. There are miles of woodland trails for hiking and biking and hundreds of lakes. Development is strictly limited in the 1,250 square mile area surrounding Stanhope, protecting the region’s natural assets. Local attractions and activities include antiquing, boating, historic sites, farm stands, golf courses, museums, unique shops, wineries and an abundance of restaurants.
Guests of the Whistling Swan Inn come for romance, pleasure, business and outdoor recreation. The close proximity of Stanhope’s rustic hills to New York City makes the Whistling Swan Inn an ideal getaway destination for metropolitan residents. Occupancy is high and the Inn is open year-round. The Inn also hosts small to medium sized special events. A recent change in zoning to commercial use opens up more options for expansion and business growth!
The Whistling Swan Inn earns excellent traveler ratings on TripAdvisor™ and is a member of Select Registry®, an indicator of superior quality. The price is supported by the Inn’s current cash flow and is accurately based on a Marketability Assessment and Valuation. There is much more to learn about this fine northern New Jersey bed and breakfast for sale – contact Eliot today!