guesthouse

[ gest-hous ]
/ ˈgɛstˌhaʊs /

noun, plural guest·hous·es [gest-hou-ziz]. /ˈgɛstˌhaʊ zɪz/.

a small building, separate from a main house or establishment, for the housing of guests.

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Origin of guesthouse

before 1000; Middle English; Old English giest hūs.See guest, house
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guesthouse
/ (ˈɡɛstˌhaʊs) /

noun

a private home or boarding house offering accommodation, esp to travellers
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