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Bed and Breakfast

A small hotel, often a private home, that provides breakfast in addition to lodging. Bed and breakfasts are usually marketed to couples and families for romantic getaways or vacations. They often are found in rural areas, though this is not always the case.

bed and breakfast

the process of selling SHARES at the end of a trading day on the STOCK MARKET and buying them back at the beginning of the following day's trading. This is done primarily to establish on a formal basis the amount of profit or loss made on these shares over the period when they are held, in order to calculate CAPITAL GAINS TAX.
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Of course some will say that bed and breakfasts were merely an excuse for some people to rent out their spare room (which they used as a dog kennel during the winter months).
From an economic development standpoint, a bed and breakfast is the right kind of business for rural areas, said Trine McBride, economic development director for Central Nebraska Community Services.
The log house had been their summer property, and the idea to turn it into a bed and breakfast "came like a light bulb," Yvonne says, while they were renovating it for their children.
The Refuge Bed and Breakfast in Mont Tremblant, Quebec
8 percent of the total visitors to Switzerland stayed in bed and breakfast accommodation in 2011, with the maximum number of visitors coming from Germany (20 percent) France (6.
Tosson Tower, based near Rothbury, Northumberland, is a five-star gold award bed and breakfast that promises a traditional farmhouse stay.
Flying from Glasgow on October 17 or 18, seven nights in Turkey at the three-star Selen 1, bed and breakfast, from pounds 389 per person.
For homeless children this sort of bed and breakfast is a long way from the traditional friendly seaside hotel.
Dinner, bed and breakfast available from pounds 65 per person per night
For EUR129 you can enjoy two nights bed and breakfast with one dinner plus entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights with New Face of Country by Fiona Coleman and Music City Band, and special guests Ray Lynham and John Glynn.
Operating similarly to home exchange programs, the organization offers bed and breakfast options for $32 per night for two with a continental breakfast and house-sitting for $40 per night.
David Blackburn and the 1880s-era Southern Methodist Episcopal Church, now restored as the Victorian Rose Bed and Breakfast.