valet parking


Definition of valet parking

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

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Recent Examples on the Web Amenities include 24/7 concierge service, personal car service and valet parking. Dallas News, "Homes hit the hot summer market," 5 July 2020 The policy, one of many steps designed to woo people back to Vegas, only applies to self-parking because valet parking is not currently being offered. Dawn Gilbertson, USA TODAY, "Same old Vegas? Here's what coronavirus has and hasn't changed about Sin City," 7 June 2020 The Hotel is seeing more requests for things like housekeeping during their stay and valet parking. Giana Han, al, "Auburn businesses keep an eye on football season while continuing to adapt," 10 July 2020 The market show scene is usually filled with parties, fashion shows, speakers, seminars, valet parking and courtesy buses to nearby hotels. Maria Halkias, Dallas News, "Recovering retailers and their suppliers meeting in Dallas to ‘help each other out'," 19 June 2020 Before the crisis, self-parking was as high as $18 and valet parking, $30, a night at high-end hotels like Bellagio. Dawn Gilbertson, USA TODAY, "Same old Vegas? Here's what coronavirus has and hasn't changed about Sin City," 7 June 2020 Amenities such as valet parking, carousels, drinking fountains and interactive wall art near Saks Fifth Avenue are still not available. Kristi Sturgill, Los Angeles Times, "South Coast Plaza to reopen Thursday after 3-month coronavirus closure," 10 June 2020 Upon arrival, valet parking will not be available, and cars will park one or two spaces apart. Editors, USA TODAY, "George Floyd protests, Strawberry moon, Trump visits Maine: 5 things to know Friday," 5 June 2020 Most buildings put a premium on service and security for their residents, with concierge and valet parking services. Dallas News, "High-rise homes present ‘exciting opportunities’," 31 May 2020

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First Known Use of valet parking

1960, in the meaning defined above

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30 Jul 2020

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“Valet parking.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of valet parking

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

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