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A building providing sleeping quarters on a ranch or in a camp.


(Agriculture) (in the US and Canada) a building containing the sleeping quarters of workers on a ranch



n., pl. -hous•es (-ˌhaʊ zɪz)
a rough building, often with bunk beds, used for sleeping quarters, as for ranch hands, migratory workers, or campers.
[1875–80, Amer.]


[ˈbʌŋkhaʊs] N (bunkhouses (pl)) [ˈbʌŋkhaʊzɪz] (US) → casa f de dormitorios (para trabajadores de hacienda)
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A FORMER Gwynedd golf club - that closed down last year after 120 years - is to become a bunkhouse for visitors.
The volunteers sleep in a bunkhouse and Carl says: "I like the idea of having Cragside to ourselves in the evening.
facility, is mining sand at the PineCrest Mine on the site of Doc's Bunkhouse campground, near the town of Merrillan in central Wisconsin.
A new community-owned bunkhouse on the Isle of Rum has opened for its first summer season.
That's the slogan for Lumley Fee Bunkhouse, just three miles south of Kendal in the Lake District National Park.
Book one of the Bunkhouse wooden cabins, have a bell tent ready on arrival, or simply pitch your own tent or take your camper van.
It is the latest hostel in the city, joining the Bunkhouse, Nos Da and The River House as places where visitors on a budget can stay for the night.
When a camp wishes to expand its special needs programs, a bunkhouse designed to accommodate those functions is purposeful.
Tilt-A-Hitch, which offers a patented tilting hitch and optional electronic jack, will join sister companies Bushtec, Bunkhouse and Trigg in their Jacksboro, TN, customer service call center.
ey have been plugging the PS20 nookie nights at the secluded Clyngwyn Bunkhouse on a swingers website.
Riverside Trailers offers a wide variety of floorplans including loft bedroom and bunkhouse models, traditional RV floorplans and toyhauler models.
SLEEP IN: The well-equipped Dan y Gyrn bunkhouse in the Brecon Beacons is on a working Welsh hill farm seven miles from the town of Brecon.