Translation of villa in Spanish:

villa

Pronunciation: /ˈvɪlə/

n

  • 1.1 [Hist] villa (f) a Roman villa una villa romana 1.2 (holiday house) chalet (m); (in the country) chalet (m), casa (f) de campo a holiday/seaside villa un chalet para las vacaciones/en la playa
    More example sentences
    • Several hours surfing later and Paul had located a luxurious villa, not quite in Japan, but just an hour's time difference away.
    • They made fun of the capitalist system while the élite lived in these luxurious villas and ate the best.
    • Developers have taken leases on the Grenadines for centuries; it is just that they planted Mustique with luxurious villas rather than with the cotton or sugar of times past.
    More example sentences
    • During spring and summer, villas in Europe will be very popular, says Stuart Douglas-Lee of Abercrombie & Kent.
    • A plethora of restaurants, hotels, villas and resorts are located in Ubud and cooking classes are available to tourists.
    • If you really want to stay in grand style, or if you are travelling with a gaggle of friends or family members, rent one of the privately owned Spanish-style villas within the hotel grounds.

Definition of villa in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.