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A resort (North American English) is an isolated place, self -contained commercial establishment that tries to provide most of a vacationer's wants, such as food , drink , lodging , sports , entertainment , and shopping , on the premises . The term resort may be used for a hotel property that provides an array of amenities , typically including entertainment and recreational activities. A hotel is frequently a central feature of a resort, such as the Grand Hotel at Mackinac Island , Michigan. Some resorts are also condominium complexes that are timeshares or owed fractionally or wholly owned condominium . A resort is not always a commercial establishment operated by a single company , but in the late 20th century , that sort of facility became more common.