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Stanley Hotel

3.5 of 5 333 Wonderview Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

so classy and prestigious, we adored the well maintained and preserved age and history of the location. the facilities are gorgeous, not to mention the phenomenal surroundings in this sleepy little rocky mountain town. very cozy bed, lots of hot water, great bar and restaurant. we didn't experience any visitors during our visit, but i'm sure they were enjoying the... More 

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are up in Estes Park for Christmas and my husband saw that the Stanley Hotel was offering a gingerbread house making, $20 per family. Our family of 8 included 2 grandkids, a daughter in law, 3 sons and my husband and I. We got a kit that included 4 colors of icing, 6 pieces of gingerbread pre-cut and baked... More 

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Bear, Delaware
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had so many problems with my room they switched my room (expensive king w/mountain view)and I had more problems with that one. My 1st room temperature never went below 79 degrees with no heat on, a portable ac, a portable fan, the windows open and calling the front desk 3 times in 2 days. It was Dec and snowing.... More 

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely breath taking views from most rooms. We try to come here every year for our 16yr old granddaughter. She loves ghosthunting. We always request the fourth floor in hopes of seeing a ghost.. The rooms are in character for a historic hotel and the beds are comfortable. We always take the ghost hunting tours and the tour guides are... More 

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Denver
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful getaway for the night from Denver on the 6th. easy drive and great weather. Checked in and we ended up being in 219 right next door to where Stephen King was inspired to write The Shining. We had a great dinner at the Whiskey Bar and snuggled in for the night watching The Shining. Next day... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful and historic hotel with beautiful views. The hotel was decorated for Christmas and very busy with a wedding and company party. The food and service were excellent by both the company party buffet and the next morning at the restaurant for breakfast. Laurel and Patrick were very attentive to our food sensitivities and did their best to get... More 

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Denver, Colorado, USA
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You will appreciate your small standard room after you take the hotel history tour. Much of the decor is attributed to Stephen King as he had the place appointed in time period wall paper and furnishings after he began his work on The Shining in room 217. The rooms could use a little updating but it might take away from... More 

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Aurora, Colorado
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169 reviews 169 reviews
37 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great staff, great room, with a great view. The lobby is most impressive. The 100 year old elevator is magnificent.The room was very nice, especiallt the linens. The bed was very comfortable. Had breakfast and they were very gracious in giving me what changes I wanted. The food was excellent.

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Kennett, Missouri
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in The Lodge where the innkeeper accommodated all our needs. Convenient complimentary breakfast was perfect. The restaurant in the hotel had delicious dishes, and helpful waitresses. Sara at the Amethyst spa was fantastic. It's a short walk down the hill to a grocery/liquor store, fast food, and quaint shops of Estes Park. The shuttle buses come right to... More 

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Westwood,MA
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small rooms, not air conditioning, tours constantly going through the main hotel. the Lodge at the Stanley needs a tremendous amount of work to live up to it's publications. It really needs to update and replace the elevator that is always out.

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Additional Information about Stanley Hotel

Address: 333 Wonderview Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
Location: United States > Colorado > Estes Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Stanley Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
Stanley Estes Park
Stanley Hotel Colorado
Stanley Hotel Estes Park Colorado
Hotel Style:
#14 Family Hotel in Estes Park
#14 Romantic Hotel in Estes Park

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