Floating Hotels

Hotels constructed on a river, lake, or off the coast. For large ships with hotel accommodations and the primary activity of taking tourists on extended excursions, use "cruise ships.".

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floating hotels
floating hotel
hotels, floating
botels Dutch
botel Dutch
hoteles flotantes Spanish
hotel flotante Spanish
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Hotels constructed on a river, lake, or off the coast. For large ships with hotel accommodations and the primary activity of taking tourists on extended excursions, use "cruise ships."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007168. The J. Paul Getty Trust.