honesty bar


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honesty bar

n
an unattended area in a hotel, resort, etc, where patrons may serve themselves drinks and are expected to leave money to pay for them
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An 'honesty bar' in a boutique hotel in Spain has made Jim Duffy think about the nature of truth.
Outside is a terrace with wooden tables, decking and scatter cushions and we had glorious weather so could enjoy G&Ts from the honesty bar out in the sun.
Scotland's largest landowner has been given the all-clear to sell alcohol at his latest tourism venture in the Highlands - including the operation of an honesty bar.
In the main hotel, there are a couple of sitting rooms, one with an honesty bar, roaring fires and an eclectic mix of vinyl records to play on the vintage record player.
There is also a very wellstocked honesty bar and a fancy coffee machine if the in-room refreshments are not sufficient.
It's a traditional family home with a contemporary twist - think quirky Abraham Moon tweeds, a bath called Betty made for two and an Honesty Bar stocked with everything from single malts to champagne.
A nice touch was the hotel's well-stocked honesty bar where you can help yourself to drinks.
The hotel has a small honesty bar (the excellent Alsatian sparkling Cremant wine is [euro]5 a glass) with a few cosy seats by reception.
With a property so quaint, the breakfast room doubles up as the residents only honesty bar in the evening.
An honesty bar in the Tapestry Room, an incredible library and a courtyard garden.
Skipper Caio Rinaldi, a charismatic Brazilian with years of experience captaining yachts in Asia and Europe, welcomes us with a briefing that starts with the important stuff - the honesty bar. He assures us we will be well looked after by himself, chef David Mandara, and crew members Khamisi Omazi and Omari Juma.
Floor-to-ceiling windows bathe the rooms in natural light, and a sliding door invites you to get a whiff of the crisp sea air after a few too many glasses at the honesty bar.