Definition of cabana
1 : a lightweight structure with living facilities
2 : a tentlike shelter usually with an open side facing a beach or swimming pool
Recent Examples of cabana from the Web
Outside the beautiful custom home is a spacious outdoor cabana with a fireplace and kitchen.
Sycuan is launching its property into the luxury resort category with a 12-story, 300-room hotel (its first), a sprawling pool complex with an adult pool lined with cabanas and a lazy river, a new spa, conference space and four new restaurants.
VIP packages start at $250 for early admission and run up to $5,500 for a private cabana for 20 people.
Atop the hotel is the limestone roof deck, which offers the requisite pool, hot tub and cabanas with VIP service — the kind of attention that will make or break the Waldorf with Hollywood.
The park also has 51 private cabanas that come with concierge service ($160 to $550 a day, depending on size, location and season) and pairs of reservable beach chairs ($30 to $70) that come with waiter service and clamshell shades.
Cross the red bridge to a resort-style swimming pool, cabana and sports court.
The water park also changed up its food menu this year, added new cabanas to rent and additional lawn chairs for guests.
There's the pool and cabana — this is Boca, after all — and a three-story cathedral ceiling in the foyer.
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Origin and Etymology of cabana
Spanish cabaña, literally, hut, from Medieval Latin capanna
First Known Use: 1890See Words from the same year
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Definition of cabana for English Language Learners
: a small, simple building that has a roof and usually walls and is often used by people at a beach or swimming pool
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Definition of cabana for Students
: a shelter usually with an open side used by people at a beach or swimming pool
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