Chautauqua Bed & Breakfast SoldCongratulations to Russ Pitts and Lori Grusnis on their purchase of Barcelona Lakeside B&B and to Rodger and Lesley Hazen on their retirement from Innkeeping. Eliot Dalton was pleased to represent both buyers and sellers (pictured during transition training) in the sale of this dynamic “small” bed and breakfast. Read the offering description below to learn more…

Barcelona Lakeside Bed & Breakfast is proof that a small inn can be a big success! This thriving four room bed & breakfast for sale sits on the south shore of Lake Erie in Chautauqua County, New York. The inn is located in the heart of Lake Erie Wine Country just 12 miles from the world-famous Chautauqua Institution. Barcelona Lakeside is the only area B&B with sweeping views of Lake Erie and is the #1 rated B&B (out of 35) on TripAdvisor™! The best of Chautauqua County’s cultural attractions and recreational activities are within minutes of the inn. Guests appreciate the intimacy of Barcelona Lakeside and its sophisticated amenities and the inn is exceptionally successful.

Barcelona Lakeside Bed and Breakfast is a handsome 1830 Federal style farmhouse, surrounded by landscaped gardens and neighboring vineyards. All four guest rooms are located on the second floor. Each is uniquely decorated and two offer views of the lake. Room amenities include satellite TV, Wi-Fi and luxurious bedding. An oversized fireplace is the focal point of the spacious guest living room. A second common room is open to the inn’s large country kitchen. Outdoor guest areas include a covered porch with lake views, an adjoining patio, a paved fire pit and a therapeutic hot tub – important amenities that heighten the guest experience at Barcelona Lakeside. Guests can stroll to the beach for picnicking, sunbathing or boating.

The owner’s addition is attached to the kitchen and includes office space, laundry facilities, extra storage and the owner’s bedroom. The kitchen and adjoining common room can be made completely private when the owners wish. The owner’s addition has a private entrance and is a few steps from the inn’s two-car garage.

The romance and sophistication of wine fits naturally with the bed and breakfast experience. Barcelona Lakeside B&B sits directly on the Lake Erie Wine Country Trail, minutes from dozens of wineries and the inn offers wine-lovers packages. A multitude of other packages include outdoor adventures, gourmet picnics and intimate weddings. Chautauqua County is a strong travel market, anchored by the Chautauqua Institute. Barcelona Lakeside B&B has a marketing program that is on par with the best “big” inns. Guests applaud the inn for delivering exceptional service. The solid profitability of this special B&B strongly supports its future potential. Visit this fine Chautauqua, NY bed and breakfast for sale soon!