Hotel is a command-line tool and local development environment manager for macOS. It provides a simple and intuitive interface for managing multiple local development environments, such as web servers, databases, and other services. With Hotel, you can easily start, stop, and switch between different development environments with just a few commands.
Compared to other similar tools like Docker or Vagrant, Hotel focuses specifically on managing local development environments and aims to provide a lightweight and streamlined experience. It offers features like automatic port forwarding, SSL certificate generation, and easy configuration management.
Hotel is actively maintained and regularly updated with new features and bug fixes. It is not marked as deprecated or legacy, and there are no specific recommendations to use different libraries for local development environment management.