A resort (North American English) is a self-contained commercial establishment that tries to provide most of a vacationer’s wants, such as food, drink, swimming, lodging, sports, entertainment, and shopping, on the premises. a place to which people frequently or generally go for relaxation or pleasure, especially one providing rest and recreation facilities for vacationers: a popular winter resort. Resort Hotel is an entire service lodging facility that typically includes recreational activities and entertainment. This so-called “resort hotel” is usually located in places frequently visited for recreation and relaxation, such as seashores, beaches, historic and scenic areas, spas, ski parks, etc. Most resorts have a wide variety of restaurants and (swim-up) bars on property to cater a variation of cuisines during their guests’ stay. Resort grounds are often more spacious, often offering large swimming pools, beautiful gardens and a wide stretch of beach. Amenity wise, resorts typically have more to offer. They felt obliged to resort to violence. They achieved their demands without having to resort to force. We had to resort to another loan from the bank. resort to doing something We may have to resort to using untrained staff. There are four primary categories of resorts: golf resorts & beach resorts, island resorts & lake resorts, mountain resorts & ski resorts, and spa resorts. Some resorts are focused on sports. For example, a golf resort specializes in golf, so there will be a golf course on site. A Beach Resort is a full service holiday lodging facility, located at the seaside, with access to a private beach. The beach being the primary focus for tourists.