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n. Southwestern US
a. A roofed, open-sided structure providing shade and protection from rain.
b. An open or partially enclosed shelter roofed with brush or branches, designed especially to provide shade.
c. An open porch or breezeway.
2. An arbor or trellis made of twined branches.

[Spanish, from rama, branch, from Vulgar Latin *rāma, from Latin rāmus; see ramify.]


Southwestern US a shelter with a roof and open sides


(rəˈmɑ də)

n., pl. -das.
an open shelter, often with a thatched roof.
[1865–70, Amer.; < American Spanish; earlier Sp enramada arbor, bower, n. use of feminine past participle of enramar to intertwine branches]
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Release date- 09082019 - NEW DELHI - Ramada by Wyndham - one of the most recognised hotel brands in the world with around 870 hotels in over 60 countries - continues to grow its footprint in India with the recent addition of four openings so far this year and plans to open three additional hotels by 2020 in key destinations such as Thiruvananthapuram and Aligarh.
Stemming from its commitment to the local community and preparing its youth for the workforce, Ramada Resort by Wyndham Dead Sea recently welcomed 15 students from the Diploma of Tourism and Hotels program at Yarmouk University .
Wyndham Garden Ajman Corniche, Ramada Hotel & Suites by Wyndham Ajman, and Ramada by Wyndham Beach Hotel Ajman have set sights on strengthening their presence in the Middle East region and will promote Ajman as tourist destination at the annual Arabian Travel Market exhibition.
ISLAMABAD -- Ramada Amwaj beat Four Seasons A by two wickets in the 8th Inter-Hotel Charity Cricket Tournament 2019 at The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Bahrain on late Thursday night.
He held the same role as EAM for pre-opening support at various Wyndham properties in GCC and Africa including Ramada City Centre Manama, Ramada Addis Ababa and Ramada Resort Dar es Salaam.
DEANSGATE'S Ramada Hotel could finally be demolished - and replaced with a 5* hotel, upmarket apartments and new restaurants.
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The newest hotels include Howard Johnson Kolkata, Ramada Darjeeling Gandhi Road, Ramada Dehradun Chakrata Road, Ramada Jammu City Centre, Ramada Plaza Chennai, Days Suites Bengaluru Whitefield and Ramada Ajmer.
The 81-bedroom Ramada in Oldbury has been acquired by Redwings Lodge Group which operates several hotels including a venue under its own brand in Wolverhampton city centre.
Summary: Ramada Manama City Centre is not just a polished hotel with a seaside view, it is also a hotel that takes part in sustainability efforts for the environment.
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The Ramada Hotel and Suites in Amwaj Islands is within walking distance of Amwaj Marina and the Amwaj Lagoon.