Guesthouse meaning

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The definition of a guesthouse is a separate facility from a main home that is designed to provide accommodations for visitors.

An apartment in the back of a large home designed to provide a place for visitors to stay is an example of a guesthouse.

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A private house offering accommodation to paying guests; a boarding house; a bed and breakfast.
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A small house near a main house, for lodging visitors.
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A small house or cottage adjacent to a main house, used for lodging guests.
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A small house on the same property as a larger main house, used as for guests.
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A free-standing hotel unit, often like a cottage, rented to guests.
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A bed-and-breakfast.
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Origin of guesthouse

  • Old English gasthus, corresponding to guest +‎ house.

    From Wiktionary