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(Updated on 28/09/2013)

 

 

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Pictures :



 

  • A porter with luggage (No link)

 

  • Community places - flashcards - (POUR MEMBRES UNIQUEMENT) : hotel | motel (englishraven.com)





Vocabulary :

 

 

  • Hotel accommodations - a lesson proposed by Randall S. Davis (esl-lab) with :
    - a list of commonly-used vocabulary with a recording of the words in RealMedia format.
    - a short quiz to test students' comprehension of some of the words,
    - a Follow-Up exercise for expanding students' use of the vocabulary in a conversation with a partner or group.

 

  • Poseidon - Take the virtual tour! (poseidonresorts.com)
    "Poseidon will be the world's first sea floor resort complex.
    The resort will be a unique, intimate and exclusive, five-star destination providing the highest possible levels of luxury and service."




Facts :

  • The Igloo Village in Kakslauttanen, Finland
    "is like the Rolls-Royce of ice hotels. Each igloo is equipped with glass that allows you to gaze at the northern lights and millions of stars,
    all while relaxing comfortably in your warm room...
    Every igloo is equipped with a toilet and luxury beds and, every evening, a hot sauna and a refreshing ice hole await you...
    In addition to the glass igloos, the resort features snow igloos, a snow restaurant, an ice gallery with ice sculptures, and a snow chapel..."

    (mymodernmet.com)

 

  • Hotel starts "snore patrol" - in northern England
    "Crowne Plaza is trialing the first "snore absorption" rooms at 10 hotels in Europe and the Middle East,
    whilst six branches in Britain have implemented "snore patrols" this month in a bid to combat noisy sleepers.
    "Snore monitors" patrol corridors in the designated quiet zones of Crowne Plaza hotels in the cities of London, Leeds and Manchester.
    Their job is to listen out for offensive noises and knock on the door of guests who snore too loudly."

    (neatorama.com)

    Hotel 'snore patrol' to help guests sleep more soundly
    (smh.com.au)

  • Infinity pool 55 STOREYS above ground opens in Singapore
    The pool " features in the impressive, boat-shaped 'SkyPark' perched atop the three towers that make up the world's most expensive hotel,
    the £4billion Marina Bay Sands development in Singapore...
    The hotel, which has 2,560 rooms costing from £350 a night, was officially opened yesterday with a concert by Diana Ross...
    with its indoor canal, opulent art, casino, outdoor plaza, convention centre, theatre, crystal pavilion and museum shaped like a lotus flower
    "
    (dailymail.co.uk)

 

Listening :

  • Booking a room at the Big Apple Hostel in New York
    "Cette activité fait partie d’une micro-tâche de ma séquence sur NY.
    Il s’agit de donner les moyens aux élèves de pouvoir construire un dialogue pour réserver une chambre pour leur séjour (fictif)."
    Dialogue (accent US et accent GB) + 2 pagesd'exercices interactifs.

    (soundguideweb.com)

 

  • Budget Hotel Rooms
    I. Pre-Listening Exercises II. Listening Exercises III. Vocabulary IV. Post-Listening Exercises
    "In this conversation, a man checks into a hotel, but he is surprised by the service - or lack of it."

    (esl-lab.com)

 

  • Hotel accommodations - a lesson proposed by Randall S. Davis (esl-lab) with :
    - a list of commonly-used vocabulary with a recording of the words in RealMedia format.
    - a short quiz to test students' comprehension of some of the words,
    - a Follow-Up exercise for expanding students' use of the vocabulary in a conversation with a partner or group.
  • Hotel (BBC)
    Listen 1: At the hotel reception (part 1)
    Listen 2: At the hotel reception (part 2)
    Read 1: In the hotel room
    Read 2: Finding a hotel in London

 

  • Hotel Check-In (esl-lab.com)
    I. Pre-Listening Exercises
    II. Listening Exercises
    III. Post-Listening Exercises
  • Hotel Reservations (esl-lab.com)
    I. Pre-Listening Exercises
    II. Listening Exercises
    III. Post-Listening Exercises

 

INTERACTIVE exercises :

  • Hotels - vocabulary (skyblues67)

 

Exercises TO PRINT :

  • Holidays - worksheets accompanied by Teaching Suggestions (tefl.net)
    Hotels

 

Lesson plans :

  • Hotel booking
    "This activity provides short listening practice based around a phone call to a hotel to enquire about reservations.
    In this lesson, students will listen to someone booking a hotel. They will predict vocabulary, listen to the conversation and role-play the dialogue to practise their speaking skills. There are also suggestions for developing the theme of hotels to practise specific areas of grammar."
    Level: CEF level A2-B1  
    Time: 30 minutes

    (teachingenglish.org.uk)
  • The world's strangest hotel complaints (14 May 2014) - a lesson plan with audio
    "An international travel site conducted a survey on hotel complaints around the world and found some unusual things."

    (breakingnewsenglish.com)

    World's weirdest hotel requests and complaints
    (skyscanner.net)


  • Taking a Reservation - Front Desk Receptionist / Guest
    + Hotel vocabulary
    + Hotel Vocabulary Quiz (interactive)
    + Checking Guests In and Out

    (englishclub.com)
  • Hotel accommodations - a lesson proposed by Randall S. Davis (esl-lab) with :
    - a list of commonly-used vocabulary with a recording of the words in RealMedia format.
    - a short quiz to test students' comprehension of some of the words,
    - a Follow-Up exercise for expanding students' use of the vocabulary in a conversation with a partner or group.

 

 

INTERACTIVE games :

  • Hotels - interactive crossword (BBC)

 

 

Signs :

 

  • Las Vegas Neon Signs with "some examples of these old "classic" hotel signs and their histories" (agilitynut.com)

 

Songs :

  • Blue Hotel by Chris Isaak
    "Blue hotel on a lonely highway..."

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