For years she had been what is called "stage-struck" and had paraded through the streets with traveling men guests at her father's hotel
, wearing loud clothes and urging them to tell her of life in the cities out of which they had come.
had a feature which was a decided novelty, and one which might be adopted with advantage by any house which is perched in a commanding situation.
Bygrave to give him any assistance; he would confer, when they got to their journey's end, with the landlady of the hotel
, and would examine the candidates for the vacant office himself.
Excitement was at its height among the Musketeers and their allies, and they even began to deliberate whether they should not set fire to the hotel
to punish the insolence of M.
Now, besides the reports of the sentinels guarding the Hotel
de Ville, which is next door to the Bell and Bottle, it had been stated by others that a number of travellers had arrived during the night.
The two friends made an appointment for ten o'clock on the following day; for though the night was well advanced when they reached the door of the hotel
, Aramis said that he had certain important visits to make and left Athos to enter alone.
Neither in his rooms nor in the Casino nor in the Park was he to be found; nor did he, that day, lunch at his hotel
If he were in a hurry it opens up the interesting question why he should be in a hurry, since any letter posted up to early morning would reach Sir Henry before he would leave his hotel
I give you good place in my hotel
, and you spend your time flinging cats.
We are stopping at Shepherd's Hotel
, which is the worst on earth except the one I stopped at once in a small town in the United States.
They had come out upon the broad terrace which ran round the hotel
and were only a few feet distant from the windows.
It is not the business of a hotel
reception clerk to appear surprised at anything.
Out on the broad verandas of the hotel
, men and women, in cool white, sipped iced drinks and kept their circulation down.
prospectus,' and the title of it was 'Palace Hotel
Company of Venice
At Sir James's suggestion, however, one visitor at the hotel
has been asked to dine with us, who claims distinction as no ordinary guest.