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hotel

noun [C]
 
 
/həʊˈtel/
a building where you pay to have a room to sleep in: stay at/in a hotel He had paid for him to fly to Britain and stay in a hotel for a week. Her assistant booked her into a hotel near the airport.a budget/luxury/five-star hotel Delegates attending the conference have been asked to stay in budget hotels.a hotel room/bar/restaurant Guests have been able to book a hotel room online for many years. a hotel operator/chain/group a hotel reservation/booking
Translations of “hotel”
in Korean 호텔…
in Arabic فُنْدُق…
in French hôtel…
in Turkish otel…
in Italian albergo, hotel…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賓館, 酒店, 飯店…
in Russian гостиница, отель…
in Polish hotel…
in Spanish hotel…
in Portuguese hotel…
in German das Hotel…
in Catalan hotel…
in Japanese ホテル…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宾馆, 酒店…
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