Meaning of “bed and breakfast” in the English Dictionary

"bed and breakfast" in British English

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bed and breakfastnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌbed ən ˈbrek.fəst/ us /ˌbed ən ˈbrek.fəst/ abbreviation B and B, B & B

a room to sleep in for the night and a morning meal, or a private house or small hotel offering this:

There are several bed and breakfast places near the station.
We're staying at a farm that does bed and breakfast.
Can you recommend a good bed and breakfast near Brighton?

(Definition of “bed and breakfast” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bed-and-breakfast" in American English

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bed-and-breakfastnoun [ C ]

/ˈbed·ənˈbrek·fəst/ abbreviation B&B

(Definition of “bed-and-breakfast” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"bed and breakfast" in Business English

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bed and breakfastnoun

uk us abbreviation B & B, abbreviation B and B

[ U ] a service that provides a room to sleep in for the night and a morning meal:

The price includes bed and breakfast and return flights.
bed and breakfast accommodation for 29 people.

[ C ] a private house or small hotel that offers this service:

The couple run a small bed and breakfast in the village.

(Definition of “bed and breakfast” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)