A much-loved, traditional South Ayrshire pub has arrived on the open market. 

The Maybole Arms is a fully fitted premises ready for immediate operation, with an online bidding sale ongoing.

The traditional pub is nestled along the town's main thoroughfare, with a steady stream of foot traffic in a prime location.

The pub has space for up to 60 covers, with a two bedroom flat on the upper floor offering on-site living. 

A description on property website Boom states: "In turnkey operation, the Maybole Arms presents fully fitted premises complete with a valid license, ensuring a seamless transition for immediate operation.

"The appeal continues with a fully equipped kitchen, perfect for catering and enhancing revenue potential with ease.

"With the ability to accommodate up to 60 covers, the pub provides ample seating and tables, catering to every preference, whether patrons seek a cosy corner for intimate conversation or a communal space to mingle.

Ayr Advertiser:

"A dedicated pool table area and darts board add to the pub's atmosphere, while bathroom facilities are available for both male and female patrons.

"Beyond the welcoming interior lies an upper two-bedroom flat, offering on-site living quarters comprising a fitted kitchen, lounge, two spacious bedrooms, a four-piece bathroom, and an office area. The fully enclosed rear garden space accompanying the flat provides opportunities for al fresco dining or a perfect space for pets.

"Ownership of the Maybole Arms is secured with freehold status, affirming its status as a beloved fixture within the local community.

"Revel in the pub's traditional ambience, exuding character and charm that welcomes customers with open arms, fostering a sense of authenticity and warmth. A

"dditionally, the building, approximately 200 years old, adds to its historic charm.

Ayr Advertiser:

"Seize the opportunity to tap into a loyal customer base eager to embrace the Maybole Arms.

"With ample parking at the side of the building and a large council-owned car park right next to the pub, convenience is ensured for patrons.

"This property offers endless possibilities for those with a discerning eye for charm and opportunity."

The pub on Kirkoswald Drive has a guide price of £225,000, with more information available online.