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 (ro͞o-mĕt′, ro͝om-ĕt′)
A small private compartment in a railroad sleeping car.
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(ruːˈmɛt; rʊˈmɛt)
(Railways) US and Canadian a self-contained compartment in a railway sleeping car
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(ruˈmɛt, rʊ-)

1. a small private compartment in the sleeping car of a train.
2. a private room adjoining a box at a sports stadium or arena and used for entertaining guests.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.roomette - a small private compartment for one on a sleeping car
compartment - a partitioned section, chamber, or separate room within a larger enclosed area
sleeping car, wagon-lit, sleeper - a passenger car that has berths for sleeping
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[ruːˈmet] N (US) → departamento m de coche-cama
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Those who upgrade to a private Roomette accommodation can save $200.
For this two-day and two-night epic I had a roomette, a comfortable sleeping car, with breakfast, lunch and dinner all part of the deal.
For this two days and two nights epic I had a roomette, a comfortable sleeping car, with breakfast, lunch and dinner all part of the deal.
Travelling between Chicago and Emeryville, through plains and mountains and across the Mississippi, The California Zephyr takes 52 hours, and a cheap Roomette will cost you at least $600, all meals included.
Sleepers came in three sizes: the roomette, the bedroom, and the family bedroom.
Prices start from PS1,539 per person including eight nights hotel accommodation, standard class rail travel, a roomette sleeper between Seattle and San Francisco, a Seattle Sightseeing tour, dinner in the SkyCity Restaurant in the Space Needle, a city pass and a deluxe tour and dinner at Neptune's Palace in San Francisco, a California Wine Country Tour and a Universal Studios and city tour in LA.
Opening: "Here I am, had a bath and to-morrow I get into my roomette for Lamy."
I board the train from a small town in Pennsylvania, and I use a Roomette, which is a sleeper room.
One victim (and perpetrator) of the disaster was "the man in Roomette 2, Car No.
Round-trip train fare runs about $362; booking a room, such as a "superliner roomette," with two bunks and a picture window, brings the total price to $938, which includes meals.
The motorcycles are secured in specially designed carriers and travel in the trainOs auto carriers while tour participants travel on the train in private roomette sleeping accommodations.