- a hotel that rents furnished apartments or suites suitable for housekeeping, on a weekly or more permanent basis, and usually supplies all hotel services.
Origin of apartment hotel
An Americanism dating back to 1900–05
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Examples from the Web for apartment hotel
She lived amazingly well in the premier of an apartment-hotel in the Champs-Elyses.The Place of Honeymoons
A boy with a carton of groceries almost ran down Louis, then ducked down into the delivery entrance of the apartment-hotel.
Down the block, a taxi that had been parked with meter ticking across from Engel's apartment-hotel drew away slowly.