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bed and breakfast

An establishment that functions in a manner similar to a hotel but is usually a private residence. The phrase is often called a "B and B" for short. We stayed at an adorable bed and breakfast in the countryside for our anniversary this year.
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bed and breakfast

Also, B and B. A hotel or other hostelry that offers a room for the night and a morning meal at an inclusive price. For example, Staying at a bed and breakfast meant never having to plan morning meals. This term and the practice originated in Britain and have become widespread. [Early 1900s]
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bed and breakfast

1 overnight accommodation and breakfast next morning as offered by hotels etc. 2 designating financial transactions in which shares are sold and then bought back the next morning.
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With a reputation like that, opening a bed and breakfast sounds less risky and more sunny-side up.
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They give people a place to stay where they didn't have before," said Shrader, president of the Nebraska Bed and Breakfast Association.
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Bed and Breakfast Switzerland, a Swiss association of bed and breakfast accommodation owners and a part of Switzerland Tourism, the official tourism promoter in Switzerland, has recently launched its new guide, Bed and Breakfast Switzerland 2012.
We want to honor their time here and make their experience as relaxing and enjoyable as we can," said Stephanie Lester, owner of the Carriage House Bed and Breakfast.
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Farmhouse Breakfast Week 2010 offers a chance for restaurants, cafes, hotels and bed and breakfast establishments, shops, farm shops and farmers' markets to get involved and promote their business.
Flying from Glasgow on October 11, seven nights on Kos at the three-star Hermes, bed and breakfast, from pounds 299 per person.
Included in the price: Return coach travel from Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield and Solihull; Return Channel crossings; Five nights dinner, bed and breakfast accommodation in a comfortable, carefully-chosen 3-star hotel in the Rimini area within walking distance of the beach and with its own restaurant and bar, staying in a twin-bedded room with private facilities; Two nights bed and continental breakfast accommodation en route staying in a twin-bedded room with private facilities; Excursion to Florence and San Marino
This is not a "pack 'em in, ship 'em out" bed and breakfast.
Shelter Cymru is particularly concerned about the number of homeless families placed in temporary accommodation and bed and breakfast establishments.
Bed and breakfast available from pounds 45 per person per night