Meaning of Gasthaus in English:


Pronunciation /ˈɡasthaʊs/

nounplural noun Gasthäuser/ˈɡasthɔɪzə/

  • A small inn or hotel in a German-speaking country or region.

    ‘One of my fondest memories of that holiday was the evening a friend and I went to the village restaurant (Gasthaus).’
    • ‘My wife and I have a summer home near Peachland and we go to the Gasthaus for any special occasion.’
    • ‘Admire the mountains from the bottom, the churches from the outside and the Gasthäuser from the inside.’
    • ‘Today it is considered one of the most traditional Gasthäuser in Innsbruck and its surroundings.’
    • ‘We put together a collection of Gasthäuser and restaurants from a variety of prices.’
    • ‘Join us in the Gasthaus at 8: 30 p.m. for a free swing dance lesson.’
    • ‘Like the other Weissgerber establishments, the Gasthaus does a great job on breaded and fried cod.’
    • ‘Although my command of the German language was very limited, we were always able to meet and talk with local people at the small weinstuben (wine shop/bar) and Gasthäuser (pub).’


From German, from Gast ‘guest’ + Haus ‘house’.