A warm and cozy home that you want to sit down in is an example of someplace that would be described as hospitable.
A hospitable environment.
A hospitable climate.
A hospitable act.
Hospitable to new ideas.
Origin of hospitable
- Obsolete French from Medieval Latin hospitābilis from Latin hospitāre to put up as a guest from hospes hospit- guest, host ghos-ti- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle French hospitable