[Tagging] mixed guesthouse/hotel with restaurants (was Re: [OSM-talk] Release openstreetmap-carto v2.23.0)

Philip Barnes phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Thu Oct 30 14:37:36 UTC 2014

On Thu, 2014-10-30 at 15:15 +0100, Holger Jeromin wrote:
> Andreas Labres wrote on 30.10.2014 15:06:
> > There are some different terms for lodging, bed & breakfast, guest house,
> > boarding house, pension, inn, hostel, motel, appartment house (?), chalet, and
> > hotel. Guest house seems to be (plz correct me) a generic term for bed &
> > breakfast as well as pension as well as inn. Maybe these should be sortet out
> > somewhat useful... and it should be matched with, say, our German terms.
> > 
> > BTW, rendering of typical "Gasthaus/Gasthof" which mainly is a restaurant as
> > well as offers some rooms to stay -> these should be rendered differently than a
> > guest house! Currently they are rendered like a pension, omitting the (most
> > important) restaurant part.
> Can you give an example?
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/way/85069658
> omittes the guest_house information.
> rendering both (hotel or guesthouse with restaurant) was rejected here
> as a wrong tagging:
> https://github.com/gravitystorm/openstreetmap-carto/issues/969
There was a similar discussion on tagging of pub/hotels, which are
common in the UK.


Phil (trigpoint)

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