There is a certain category of tourists who prefer only to sleep in the hotel and eat outside at their own expense. Cost-this can be several times cheaper than the Breakfast, lunch and dinner at the hotel. An acronym that refers to this type of food, looks like OB, RO, AO. That means: only the bed. The cost of staying in a hotel with this type of supply is low, because the administration there is no need to cook food for tourists. Often at the hotel with food type OB work pay bars, cafes and restaurants where tourist can eat.
Hotels with this type of food offer its guests not only a room to stay but and a daily Breakfast. He's usually in the form of a buffet. Much less common, and continental Breakfast. It's a light Breakfast, which consists of a hot drink (tea or coffee) and light snacks (toast with butter and jam). For an additional fee you can order something from the menu for Breakfast. International abbreviation: BB, which means "bed and Breakfast".
Two meals a day
Hotels with two meals work in two ways: offer Breakfast or lunch, or Breakfast with dinner. Before you choose this type of food, it is necessary to specify what kind of system it is. There are hotels, where to go to meet their guests, allowing you to replace a lunch meal or dinner meal, which is handy when you go on trips. International designation: HB. What does "half Board". The Breakfast buffet with drinks, lunch or dinner does not include drinks. The abbreviation HB+ means that dining and evening drinks included in the bill automatically.
Three meals a day
Hotels operating on this type of food are offering full breakfasts, Lunches and dinners, but no beverages. They will have to pay separately, even for a simple non-carbonated water. International abbreviation: FB, which means full pension. Lunches are available at the buffet, dinner at the hotel's discretion: either a buffet or a menu with an extensive range. The abbreviation FB+ means that all meals and drinks included.
Hotels that offer this type of food, in addition to three meals a day give your guests the opportunity to enjoy drinks in the bar for free. International abbreviation: AI. Usually drinks are offered by the glass. The all inclusive does not include drinks from the bar in the room. They are paid separately.