Hotel Vocabulary List

This is a hotel vocabulary list. You will find here definitions of vocabulary items related to hotels along with clear examples.
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Lodgings
allinclusive
a holiday resort that includes a minimum of three meals daily, drinks and other services in the price.
bed and breakfast
a private home where guests are provided overnight accommodations and served breakfast but usually no other meals.
double room
a room in a hotel that has a bed for two adults.
hostel
a lodging place, with dormitory accommodation and shared facilities, especially for young travelers.
hotel
a commercial establishment that provides accommodation and other services for guests.
inn
a hotel.
lobby
A large area near the reception.
motel
A lodging establishment typically featuring a series of rooms whose entrance is near a parking lot normally located near a major highway.
reception
a desk at hotel where visitors or guests are received.
single room
a room in a hotel that has a bed for one adult.
suite
a number of connected rooms in a hotel forming one living unit.
People
bellboy
a male worker at a hotel who carries luggage for guests.
hotel manager
someone who is in charge of managing a hotel.
maid
a woman servant who cleans the rooms and the linen.
valet
a hotel employee who performs personal services for guests.
Verbs
book a hotel room
To reserve a hotel room.
check in
To register at a hotel, to announce or record one's arrival at a hotel.
check out
the time by which you must leave your room when you have finished staying in a hotel, motel, etc.
have / offer room service
a hotel service enabling guests to choose menu items for delivery to their hotel room for consumption there, served by staff.
make a hotel reservation
To reserve a room in a hotel in advance.
Things
amenities
amenities refer to anything that would benefit a lodging. Examples of amenities include: WiFi , dining, parks, swimming pools, golf courses, health club facilities, party rooms
baggage / luggage
traveling equipment (bags, suitcases...)
linen
articles such as sheets, blankets, tablecloth...
towels
a cloth used for wiping, especially one used for drying anything wet, as a person after a bath.

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