Examples of hostelry in a Sentence
the grande dame of the city's hostelries, it has played host to presidents, kings, and Hollywood royalty
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Looking down upon the particularly posh stretch of Madison Avenue, the 189-room Surrey underwent a $60 million renovation six years ago—one that transformed a reliable if unexciting hostelry into one of the neighborhood’s most desirable addresses.
Both the bar and the hotel are theatrical simulacra of a glamorous Art Deco watering hole and hostelry.
From trendy cocktail bars to hip hostelries, everything that Pierre-Charles Cros and Xavier Padovani touch seems to pay off.
Cyclists are everywhere: The terrain is mostly flat, there is little traffic, and hostelries cater to riders’ needs.
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First Known Use of hostelry
Synonymsauberge, caravansary (or caravanserai), hospice, hostel, hotel, inn, lodge, public house, tavern
Related WordsB and B, bed-and-breakfast, guesthouse; apartment hotel; accommodations, lodgings, rest; court, motel, motor court, motor inn, motor lodge, resort, spa, tourist court, youth hostel; camp, campground; bunkhouse, dorm, dormitory; boardinghouse, lodging house, rooming house; doss-house [chiefly British], fleabag, flophouse
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