hotel


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hotel

A concept that seems relatively straightforward, as a place where people rent rooms for the night. Local business codes, tax laws, and zoning ordinances will all have their own definitions, however,contained within particular statutes.If in doubt regarding whether a particular use will be considered a hotel,one should refer to the appropriate laws.

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Sometimes at night she was quite beside herself with the thought, but when she tried to talk of the matter to the members of the theatrical companies that came to Winesburg and stopped at her father's hotel, she got nowhere.
One afternoon I got lost in the woods about a mile from the hotel, and presently fell into a train of dreamy thought about animals which talk, and kobolds, and enchanted folk, and the rest of the pleasant legendary stuff; and so, by stimulating my fancy, I finally got to imagining I glimpsed small flitting shapes here and there down the columned aisles of the forest.
The document procured, the bridegroom returned to examine the characters and qualifications of the women-servants out of the place whom the landlady had engaged to summon to the hotel, while Captain Wragge turned his steps, "on business personal to himself," toward the residence of a friend in a distant quarter of London.
de Treville nor the Musketeers to complain, but, on the contrary, for him, whose people the Musketeers had assaulted and whose hotel they had endeavored to burn.
It was now his turn to look about him; the Hotel de Ville, a massive sixteenth century building, was on his right; any one could descend from the openings in the tower, and examine every corner of the roof below, and Andrea expected momentarily to see the head of a gendarme appear at one of these openings.
No; but she has become queen of Paris, ad interim, and since she could not venture at once to establish herself in the Palais Royal or the Tuileries, she is installed at the Hotel de Ville, where she is on the point of giving an heir or an heiress to that dear duke.
I accompanied him until, as we drew level with the Hotel des Quatre Saisons, he suddenly nodded to me and disappeared.
Now, you would call it a guess, no doubt, but I am almost certain that this address has been written in a hotel.
I have gone back to my uncle's hotel, and I have engaged not too expensive bedroom.
The Benton lacks a very great deal of being a good hotel.
The hotel was very full, and proved his wisdom in decreeing that no hotel can flourish without a lounge.
Hamilton Fynes who came over by the Lusitania, and who had certainly engaged rooms in this hotel, but he unfortunately, it seems, met with an accident on his way from Liverpool.