What does Hotel mean?

Definitions for Hotel
hoʊˈtɛlHo·tel

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Hotel.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hotel(noun)

    a building where travelers can pay for lodging and meals and other services

Wiktionary

  1. hotel(Noun)

    A large town house or mansion; a grand private residence, especially in France.

    Etymology: From hôtel. Compare hostel.

  2. hotel(Noun)

    An establishment that provides accommodation and other services for paying guests; normally larger than a guest house, and often one of a chain.

    Etymology: From hôtel. Compare hostel.

  3. hotel(Noun)

    The letter H in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

    Etymology: From hôtel. Compare hostel.

  4. hotel(Noun)

    The larger red property in the game of Monopoly, in contradistinction to houses.

    Etymology: From hôtel. Compare hostel.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hotel(noun)

    a house for entertaining strangers or travelers; an inn or public house, of the better class

    Etymology: [F. htel, OF. hostel. See Hostel.]

  2. Hotel(noun)

    in France, the mansion or town residence of a person of rank or wealth

    Etymology: [F. htel, OF. hostel. See Hostel.]

Freebase

  1. Hotel

    A hotel is an establishment that provides lodging paid on a short-term basis. The provision of basic accommodation, in times past, consisting only of a room with a bed, a cupboard, a small table and a washstand has largely been replaced by rooms with modern facilities, including en-suite bathrooms and air conditioning or climate control. Additional common features found in hotel rooms are a telephone, an alarm clock, a television, a safe, a mini-bar with snack foods and drinks, and facilities for making tea and coffee. Luxury features include bathrobes and slippers, a pillow menu, twin-sink vanities, and jacuzzi bathtubs. Larger hotels may provide additional guest facilities such as a swimming pool, fitness center, business center, childcare, conference facilities and social function services. Hotel rooms are usually numbered to allow guests to identify their room. Some hotels offer meals as part of a room and board arrangement. In the United Kingdom, a hotel is required by law to serve food and drinks to all guests within certain stated hours. In Japan, capsule hotels provide a minimized amount of room space and shared facilities.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hotel

    hō-tel′, n. a superior house for the accommodation of strangers: an inn: in France, also a public office, a private town-house, a palace.—ns. Hôtel′-de-ville (Fr.), a town-hall; Hôtel′-dieu, a hospital. [M. E. hostel—O. Fr. hostel (Fr. hôtel)—L. hospitalia, guest-chambers—hospes.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. HOTEL

    A place where a guest often gives up good dollars for poor quarters.

Editors Contribution

  1. hotel

    A type of building.

    The hotel was amazing and very comfortable.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 29, 2020  

Etymology and Origins

  1. Hotel

    See “Hostelry.”

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Hotel' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #845

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Hotel' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1716

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Hotel' in Nouns Frequency: #307

Anagrams for Hotel »

  1. helot

  2. thole

How to pronounce Hotel?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hotel in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Hotel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Hotel in a Sentence

  1. Rose Marie:

    Bugsy Siegel and I became very good friends, bugsy Siegel was Bugsy Siegel to me. I worked for Bugsy Siegel for two weeks at the Flamingo. I opened the Flamingo. It was the first hotel I opened. Las Vegas [ back then ] was just a desert with two hotels … Las Vegas was Xavier Cugat, Jimmy Durante and Rose Marie. Bugsy Siegel was running short of money. And the mob got very mad at Bugsy Siegel and would n’t send Bugsy Siegel any more money. That’s why they called Bugsy Siegel Bugsy Siegel. Because they thought Bugsy Siegel was crazy … But Bugsy Siegel helped opened up the Flamingo. All the stars of Hollywood were there that night … It was one hell of a show.

  2. Trong Young:

    One of the best ways to judge the FB trends in a city is to see what the hotels are doing, recently Anti:dote at Fairmont Hotel and Manhattan Bar at Regent Singapore hotel opened, while Four Seasons hired one of the greatest bartenders in history -- Javier de lad Muelas -- to consult on its beverage and cocktail list at One Ninety bar.

  3. Tara Swart:

    A hotel makes for a particularly interesting place to observe differences in mental resilience, and be able to offer suggestions as to how it might be improved, it's a unique microcosm filled with people under differing types and degrees of mental pressure, from jet lag to meetings to poor sleep.

  4. Bob Buehner:

    One of the things I'd asked them to do from the first couple weeks is now impossible to do -- to do a hotel-motel canvas looking for the mystery woman seen with Ray and then match the names with photo IDs which police have access to.

  5. Made:

    Ricky Here's what I'm gonna ask of you... We're going to be spending the night in New York, so it worked out well for all of us. I want you to take it back to the business class, I want you to round up a couple of honeys... At our hotel room we're gonna have kind of a pool party. California gangster-style, you know what I mean Kick ass pool party thing.

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