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|Dak Bungalow|| |
Synonyms - Circuit Houses,Inspection Bungalow,First lodges
A legacy of the British Raj, these were built as rest houses for colonial official across the country as well as in remote areas and scenic locales. All these properties have an ageless charm and an old world style of hospitality as well as special cuisine, which forms a part of the attraction, apart from the low tariff. These are owned by the various state governments and can be accessed through the local district administration.
Synonyms - Manager Report, Daily Business Report, Revenue Report, Manager Flash
Every hotel produces a ‘daily business report’ AKA ‘Manager flash’ that recaps all the activity within the last 24 hours. This daily report includes hotel statistics, like the total earnings from hotels revenue centres (eg:- Rooms, Food and Beverage outlets, Laundry, SPA, Shop rentals etc.). Sample DBR format used in hotels and resorts.
|Deep Fry|| |
Deep Fry - To cook food by submerging it in hot fat or oil.
Deglaze - The removal of caramelised sugars and other food particles from a pan by swirling with liquid or water.
|Diary System|| |
This is a manual system of reservation. In this system, a daily diary is kept, in which the reservation agent lists all arrivals due on a particular day. It is the primary system of reservation.
Dissolve: Separating dry ingredients into particles for complete absorption in liquid.
Synonyms - DND Card, Do Not Disturb
|Domestic Tourist|| |
Synonyms - Domestic Guest
Guests from the same country where the Hotel is situated.