Meaning of double occupancy

dou'ble oc'cupancy

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a type of travel accommodation, as in a hotel, for two persons sharing the same room:Cf. single occupancy. The rate is $35 per person, double occupancy, or $65, single occupancy.
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