Despite the hotel gaining its popularity from the novel and subsequently the. These are among our most requested rooms availability is limited.
The muse for stephen kings the shining a colonial revival landmark built by an entrepreneur seeking a healthier life in the rocky mountains a property on the national register of historic places situated in estes park amid some of colorados most iconic mountain scenery the stanley hotel is no ordinary place to stay.
Stanley hotel colorado shining. Enjoy stunning views of the rocky mountains. The hotel plays the film on a continuous loop in the guest room and a collection of kings novels are displayed in the ghost tour room. As the location that inspired the shining the stanley hotel is notorious for bizarre and unexplained paranormal activityeach of its 140 rooms holds a secret each of its walls tells a story.
The stanley hotel estes park. Colorados famed stanley hotel is a repeat guest on most haunted lists the estes park hotel most definitely worthy of a day trip from denver has also hosted its fair share of paranormal investigators from shows like the travel channels ghost hunters and syfys ghost adventuresthe hotels paranormal investigator lisa nyhart who leads monthly ghost hunts which are more in. Stanley hotel in estes park co offers 4 types of hotel accommodations including historic rooms bed and breakfast boutique hotel modern hotel rooms and 1 to 3 bedroom condominiums perfect for groups.
See 3428 traveler reviews 3491 candid photos and great deals for the stanley hotel ranked 22 of 28 hotels in estes park and rated 4 of 5 at tripadvisor. Stanley hotel features a variety of rooms with high paranormal activity including the famous stephen king suite 217 the ghost hunters favorite room 401 as well as 407 and 428. Please select a video.
Rocky mountain national park. The stanley hotel is located in estes park colorado the gateway to one of the most visited national parks in the united states. The stanley hotel is best known for being the inspiration for stephen kings bestselling novel the shining and the subsequent film starring jack nicholson as the slowly driven mad overseer.
Without stanley kubricks movie adaptation of the shining it is questionable whether the stanley would still be standing today. The stanley hotel is a 142 room colonial revival hotel in estes park colorado united statesapproximately five miles from the entrance to rocky mountain national park the stanley offers panoramic views of lake estes the rockies and especially longs peakit was built by freelan oscar stanley of stanley steamer fame and opened on july 4 1909 as a resort for upper class easterners and a. Now 169 was 178 on tripadvisor.
But is that unassuming hotel in estes park colorado really haunted by the ghosts of its past residents.