posada

noun
po·sa·da | \pə-ˈsä-də \

Definition of posada 

: an inn in Spanish-speaking countries

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There are also many restaurants and posadas, or small hotels, along the road to Lima. New York Times, "House Hunting in … Peru," 16 May 2018

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First Known Use of posada

1652, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for posada

Spanish, from posar to lodge, from Late Latin pausare

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