See also: guest house
From Middle English gest hous, partly from Old English gæsthūs, gasthūs (“guesthouse, hostel; guest-chamber”); and partly from Old Norse gesthús (“guesthouse; guest-chamber”), corresponding to guest + house.
guesthouse (plural guesthouses)
- A small house near a main house, for lodging visitors.
- A private house offering accommodation to paying guests; a boarding house; a bed and breakfast.
- See also Thesaurus:pub
small house for visitors
boarding house — see boarding house