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Rooms and areas in hotels and guest houses

bridal suite

noun

an attractive and expensive hotel room, used especially by people who have just got married

check-in

noun

the place you go to when you arrive at an airport or hotel

coffee shop

noun

a place, usually in a hotel or department store, where coffee, other drinks, and light meals are served

desk

noun

a place that provides information or a service, for example in a hotel or at an airport

dining room

noun

the room in a house or hotel where you eat meals

double room

noun

a room that is large enough for two people to sleep in, especially one in a hotel or a rented property

en suite

adjective

an en suite bathroom is one joined to a bedroom, especially in a hotel

family room

noun

a room in a hotel with enough beds for a family to sleep in

foyer

noun

a large open space close to the entrance inside a building, hotel, or theatre

guest room

noun

a bedroom for a visitor in someone’s home or in a hotel

lobby

noun

the area just inside the entrance to a hotel, theatre, or other large building

lounge

noun

a public room in a place such as a hotel, university, or hospital where people can sit and relax

reception

noun

the part of a large building such as a hotel or office where there is someone whose job is to welcome visitors, deal with questions etc

reception

noun

the area in front of this

room

noun

a bedroom in a home or in a place such as a hotel

single

noun

a room or bed for one person

single room

noun

a room that is large enough for one person to sleep in, especially one in a hotel or a rented property

twin-bedded

adjective

a twin-bedded room has two single beds (=beds for one person)

vacancy

noun

a room in a hotel that is available for someone to stay in

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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