Ashmount Country House Business Advice Appointment

Business Advice hotel accountants York Leeds


Garbutt + Elliott, Accountants in York and Leeds, has been appointed on an ongoing basis by the Haworth-based Luxury guest accommodation, Ashmount Country House to provide business advice services and will take on the management accounts, cash flow forecasting and solutions for year end-accounts.

In order to help the business operate more efficiently and increase profits, we will provide timely and key financial and statistical information so that it is able to make day-to-day and short-term decisions.

Ray Capeling, owner of Ashmount Country House, said: “Garbutt + Elliott has been essential in helping us streamline our accounting processes. Chris and the team are extremely proactive, hands-on and approachable and have brought their valuable experience in this sector to our business, which is helping us strengthen our position in the market.

“Their expertise and practical business sense means they go above the standard levels of compliance and provide us with sound business advice.”

Ashmount Country House offers bespoke and boutique-styled rooms. It aims to provide a retreat where relaxation is top of the agenda for guests and offers high quality facilities in every room. It has a wide and flexible range of services on offer including private hot tubs, patios and infrared saunas.

By providing Ashmount Country House with an overall comprehensive service including business advice services, we are able to help the business establish and monitor KPI’s, as well as benchmark its performance against other similar businesses. This is helping us look at how it can adapt and become more profitable.

Garbutt + Elliott provides a wide range of business advisory services and offers a fully integrated support system for companies throughout the business life cycle. These services include management accounts, bookkeeping, payroll, tax advice, accounting software and capital allowances.

Chris Blackburn, manager at Garbutt + Elliott, said “We have a lot of experience in the hotel and hospitality sector and are assisting Ashmount with reviewing historic trading results to provide Ray with the financial information he needs to make key business decisions. As well as this, we have helped him create detailed forecasts which outline exactly how the business hopes to achieve its growth strategy.”

For more information, please contact Jeremy Oliver or Chris Blackburn.