Definition of "hotelier" []

  • A manager or owner of a hotel. Also called hotelkeeper. (noun)
  • An owner or manager of one or more hotels (noun)

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Use "hotelier" in a sentence
  • "Between Roy Rogers, Bob's Big Boy restaurants and Marriott Hotels, the hotelier was accounting for up to $1 million a year of Gelberg's revenues, half the company's business."
  • "Remember that the fall in price, what's bad news for the hotelier is the consumer's windfall."
  • "You have to be a hotelier in your heart and soul, get up from your table and take the dirty dish from the other person's table, make everyone feel welcomed, loved, looked after in every possible way."