Hotel Vocabulary

Vocabulary WordDefinition
AccommodationA place where travellers can stay overnight or for an extended period of time
FacilitiesFeatures or services provided by a hotel, such as a swimming pool, gym, or free Wi-Fi
PorterAn employee of the hotel who helps guests with their luggage
Check-inThe process of arriving at a hotel and getting a room assigned to you
Check-outThe process of leaving a hotel and settling your bill
ConciergeAn employee of the hotel who assists guests with bookings, recommendations, and other special requests
HousekeepingThe department responsible for cleaning and maintaining hotel rooms
Room serviceThe service of having food and drinks delivered to your room
ReceptionThe area of the hotel where guests check-in and out, and where they can receive information and assistance
SuiteA luxurious and spacious hotel room, often with a separate sitting area and bedroom
Twin roomA hotel room with two single beds
Double roomA hotel room with one double bed
Single roomA hotel room with one single bed
En-suiteA room with a private bathroom
ComplimentaryProvided by the hotel free of charge, such as complimentary breakfast or toiletries
ReservationThe act of booking a hotel room in advance
CancellationThe act of cancelling a hotel reservation
OccupancyThe number of guests occupying a hotel room
ReceptionistThe employee who greets guests at the hotel reception and assists them with check-in and other requests