134-Bedroom Scottish Hotel at NC500 Gateway Changes Hands to Major Investor

Wednesday, March 13, 2024

The Highland Hotel, a 134-bedroom property located in Strathpeffer, Scotland, and acting as a gateway to the popular North Coast 500 (NC500) tourist route, has been acquired

by Buxani Group, an overseas investment firm based in Singapore

Effective immediately, Coast & Country Collection no longer manages the hotel; instead, Compass Hospitality from the UK and Bangkok takes charge.

With its tranquil ambiance and breathtaking views of the Scottish Highlands, the Highland Hotel is an ideal destination for tourists seeking a peaceful retreat.

Selling agent Christie & Co described the hotel as "bursting with traditional Scottish charm," offering visitors a unique and authentic Scottish experience.

The elegantly designed letting rooms, each capturing the essence of the surrounding Highlands, provide guests with a comfortable and relaxing stay.

The hotel's bar and restaurant offer an exquisite dining experience showcasing the region's local flavors and ingredients.

"The Highland Hotel is another significant addition to our fast-growing portfolio, showcasing the Scottish Highland's unique charm and heritage." - Harmil Singh

Harmil Singh, president and CEO of Compass Hospitality, expressed his excitement about the acquisition, stating it as "another significant addition to our fast-growing portfolio."

Gary Witham, director in Christie & Co's Hotel team, who represented the seller, shared his enthusiasm for the deal, emphasizing that "the Scottish Highlands remain a key tourist

market with strong buyer demand."

The Highland Hotel is well-positioned to capture the steady leisure and coach business, making it an attractive investment opportunity in the thriving Scottish tourism industry.

Singh added a warm welcome to tourists, inviting them to experience the Highland Hotel's unique charm and heritage as they begin or end their North Coast 500 journey.