valet parking


Definition of valet parking 

: a service that provides parking of motor vehicles by an attendant

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The Premium Outlet malls have been experimenting with valet parking for years and in March announced a partnership with mobile app MyPark for premium parking at the two malls. Kyle Arnold,, "2 Premium Outlet malls in Orlando convert hundreds of spots to paid parking," 5 June 2018 Building services include valet parking, a saltwater swimming pool and a fitness center. Lauren Beale,, "Hairdressing titan Bruno Mascolo is ready to cut a deal in WeHo," 14 May 2018 The Warwick offers owners access to room service and housekeeping, as well as monthly valet parking. Shannon Rooney,, "Living in close quarters: Philly condos of 600 square feet or less," 21 May 2018 The casual-cocktail event includes musical entertainment, an auction and complimentary valet parking. Marc Bona,, "Market at the Food Bank set, supports Harvest for Hunger," 20 Apr. 2018 Garmezy will do an artist's talk beginning at 6:30 p.m., and there will be complimentary valet parking and light refreshments. Tracy Maness, Houston Chronicle, "Archway Gallery features photography of Bellaire resident," 19 Mar. 2018 Those updates include facial recognition that would detect a tired driver, for example, and would enable valet parking, Engadget reports. Rachel Becker, The Verge, "Baidu will launch its autonomous buses in Japan next year," 4 July 2018 Palihouse has $10 valet parking, and there are metered spots on the surrounding streets. Sara Cagle,, "Summer means rooftop yoga set to live violin music," 22 June 2018 To ease the confusion, the restaurant offers free valet parking on weekends. Michael Bauer, San Francisco Chronicle, "NapaSport scores a win combining fine dining and sports bar," 11 May 2018

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First Known Use of valet parking

1960, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of valet parking

: a service in which guests at a hotel, restaurant, etc., can have their cars parked by an employee

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