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Concept

Name
Non-private dwelling
Description

Non-private dwellings provide short or long-term communal or transitory type accommodation. They are generally available to the public for reasons of employment, study, special need, legal requirement, or recreation.

Non-private dwellings include:

  • backpackers, guest accommodation, hotels, motels, youth hostels
  • camps, communal staff quarters, hospitals, and institutional complexes
  • bed-and-breakfasts, farm stays, and home stays that are mainly intended to be used as facilities for paying guests.