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in times past, consisting only of a room with a bed, a cupboard, a small table and a washstand has largely been replaced by rooms with modern facilities, including en-suite bathrooms and air conditioning or climate control.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?

  1. Alex
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How to say Hotel in sign language?

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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. Mike Byrne:

    Just like a shelter is not intended to be a long-term solution for somebody, a hotel room... was never intended to be a long-term solution, what we work hard at is to provide overarching case management to these families... to help them find a way back into their home( in Puerto Rico).

  2. Casino:

    Ace The town will never be the same. After the Tangiers, the big corporations took it all over. Today it looks like Disneyland. And while the kids play cardboard pirates, Mommy and Daddy drop the house payments and Junior's college money on the poker slots. In the old days, dealers knew your name, what you drank, what you played. Today, it's like checkin' into an airport. And if you order room service, you're lucky if you get it by Thursday. Today, it's all gone. You get a whale show up with four million in a suitcase, and some twenty-five-year-old hotel school kid is gonna want his Social Security Number. After the Teamsters got knocked out of the box, the corporations tore down practically every one of the old casinos. And where did the money come from to rebuild the pyramids Junk bonds. But in the end, I wound up right back where I started. I could still pick winners, and I could still make money for all kinds of people back home. And why mess up a good thing

  3. Teresa Paredes:

    She couldn't stop. If we went to a restaurant, she wanted to do the dishes. If we traveled and stayed at a hotel, she wanted to do the beds, wanted to do chores, they really stole 30 years of her life from her.

  4. Monarch Airlines.In a statement:

    While arrangements are being made, please do not make a payment to your hotel unless instructed otherwise by the CAA team, if our guarantee is not accepted by the accommodation provider, we may need to relocate you to another hotel for the duration of your stay.

  5. Nama Abdullah:

    I couldn't afford to rent a hotel for the night and all the camps in Athens sent us away, nobody helped us, no volunteers, nobody.

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