What does it mean to dream about a hotel?
Dreams about hotels most often refer to situations or states that are only temporary, and not in any way permanent. Those temporary states could mean your emotions, attitudes, or some phases of your life. To properly interpret the dream you should try to remember as many details as you can. You should think whether you were alone or with someone, was it a business trip or something personal.
12 hotel dream interpretations
To dream about a big hotel
This dream represents your wishes and desires that everybody sees what you’ve accomplished with your life. A huge hotel might be a sign that you will attract a lot of attention, and that people are envious of your looks, wealth, and of your luxurious lifestyle.
Dreaming about a luxurious hotel
A dream like this might be a sign that your wish to have a long and enjoyable vacation is about to come true.
To dream about a hotel in the mountains
A nice hotel in the mountains represents a nice and comfortable life you’ve created for yourself with all your hard work. Unfortunately, this dream also represents your loneliness because while you were working your way to great success, you made many enemies along the way. It’s possible some of your friends are envious of your lifestyle and will avoid you.
To dream of buying a hotel
Dream about buying or already owning a hotel represents some fortunate circumstances, about to happen to you in your waking life, that you will use to your advantage.
Dreaming about a filthy, cheap hotel
A dream like this is about a plan that was bad from the start. You’re wasting all of your time and efforts on a plan that is probably never going to work and it is exhausting. Dreams about a filthy hotel usually refer to wasted efforts and pointless endeavors. Maybe it would be a good idea to seek help from someone who can point you in the right direction.
To dream about a reception desk
A dream where the focus was on the reception desk might mean that you need some sort of help with something. You’re feeling like you have nowhere to go and are looking for a place to settle and belong to. If by any chance, the lobby was dirty and repulsive it could point to infidelity.
Dream of a hotel room or a suite
A dream where you were just resting in a hotel room is a manifestation of your wishes to escape the stress, pressure, and obligations you’re facing in your everyday life. If the focus was on the pillow or on the mattress it might represent your temporary sexual problems.
Dreaming about unlocking a hotel room and staying for one night only is a sign you’re on a path to make your life better and this is just a quick stop, you’re continuing your trip and this is just a pause.
To dream about a hotel elevator
Dream about riding a hotel elevator is interpreted based on what floor you are on, the higher the number the greater is your satisfaction with your own life.
To dream about a hotel fire
This dream is a message from your subconscious mind that you must “level something to the ground” in order to begin anew. Maybe it’s a lousy job you should quit, or a toxic relationship you need to break off.
If you had a dream about escaping from a burning hotel it might mean that you’re currently in a phase in your life where you’re feeling uncomfortable and even repulsed by yourself.
To dream about an empty or haunted hotel
Dream about an empty hotel is a sign of lack of communication with someone very important to you. To dream of a haunted hotel means that you’re ignoring some people who didn’t deserve it. It’s also possible that some mistake from your past has now come to “haunt” you. Maybe you’ve done something that you are not very proud of and you’re paying for your mistakes.
Dream about being lost in a hotel
Being lost in a hotel unable to find your room means that you don’t have a clear plan of what you want to make out of your life.
Dream about going to the wrong hotel points to some mistakes you’ve made and that things will not always go according to plan.
A dream of you being lost, while looking for your hotel, means you’re feeling exhausted.
To dream of working in a hotel
Dream about working in a hotel means that you’re currently in a position to help other people. Working as a maid means that there is someone you should get close to, working as the manager means that you should plan your time more carefully in order to faster achieve your goals.
Hotel definition according to Dictionary.com:
a commercial establishment offering lodging to travelers and sometimes to permanent residents, and often having restaurants, meeting rooms, stores, etc., that are available to the general public.