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noun [countable] hotel pronunciation in British English /həʊˈtel/
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  1. 1
    a building where you pay to stay in a room and have meals

    a three-/four-/five-star hotel

    in/at a hotel:

    He always stays in the best hotels.

    book/check into a hotel:

    We booked into a luxury hotel.

    1. a.
      [only before noun] belonging to a hotel

      a hotel room/suite

      a hotel receptionist

  2. 2
    Australian a pub

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