the serving of food, drinks, etc., to a guest in their room, as at a hotel.
the department or section, as at a hotel, responsible for rendering service of food, drinks, etc., to a guest in their room.
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How to use room service in a sentence
After a year in their homes, Americans are ready for mints on their pillows and room service.
Diners will be required to wear masks except while eating or drinking, and they can opt for room service.Amtrak is bringing back the traditional dining car, but only to a select few trains | Luz Lazo | June 3, 2021 | Washington Post
She has made peace with the fact that there will also be no room service at the resort where she will be staying on her upcoming 52nd-birthday trip to Playa Del Carmen, Mexico.For the first wave of vaccinated vacationers, venturing into the not-quite-open-world was quiet, cheaper — and a relief | Ashley Fetters | April 9, 2021 | Washington Post
To Butler, being able to order room service, sit at the bar and have her bed made daily are “the best part” of staying at a hotel.For the first wave of vaccinated vacationers, venturing into the not-quite-open-world was quiet, cheaper — and a relief | Ashley Fetters | April 9, 2021 | Washington Post
Instead of meetings and dinners with the production and technical crews all week, everything was virtual and Nantz said he planned to eat a lot of room service.Super Bowl highlights: Bucs celebrate championship, Tom Brady wins MVP | Des Bieler, Mark Maske, Chuck Culpepper | February 8, 2021 | Washington Post
Finally, reluctantly, he allows me to call room service and have them send him up a cheeseburger.The Stacks: Mr. Bad Taste and Trouble Himself: Robert Mitchum | Robert Ward | July 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I paid in advance without asking why, we went to our room, locked the door, called room service and requested a menu.‘The Land of the Permanent Wave’ Is Bud Shrake’s Classic Take on ‘60s Texas | Edwin Shrake | February 2, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The room service is available 24-hours and features a menu to rival any decent neighbourhood London restaurant.Too Posh to Push: Inside Kate's Exclusive London Maternity Hospital | Tom Sykes | December 7, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Upscale hotels are offering a new kind of room service: dispatchable mixologists who craft bespoke cocktails.Hotels Lure High-End Clients With In-Room Cocktail Service | Elyse Moody | July 15, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Why venture out for happy hour when room service can literally wheel it to you?Hotels Lure High-End Clients With In-Room Cocktail Service | Elyse Moody | July 15, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
By the time I came out he had all the information we needed, and was calling room service to clear the dishes.Cue for Quiet | Thomas L. Sherred
He had improvised dining-room service with the two Italian boys from the Brodhigera, whose families were living in Monaco.The Enemies of Women | Vicente Blasco Ibez
Or if the dining-room service was silent and quick and perfect, then tell those who served it how well it was done.Etiquette | Emily Post
After the room-service bot had left, we cracked the beers and pulled chairs out onto the porch.Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom | Cory Doctorow
He went back into his own room, dialed for room service, and ordered a couple of pots of strong black coffee.Out Like a Light | Gordon Randall Garrett
British Dictionary definitions for room service
service in a hotel providing meals, drinks, etc, in guests' rooms
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