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Stanley Hotel

3.5 of 5 333 Wonderview Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517
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    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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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 4 days ago NEW

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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9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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37 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We planned a visit to Rocky Mountain National Park after Thanksgiving and at the last minute decided to spend the night in Estes Park. We booked a room at the Stanley Hotel and are happy we did so. Our experience from check in to check out could not have been better. We were there for the annual Christmas parade, which... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was nice but old and no air conditioning in main building. I realize its the Rockies but it gets warm in the summer. There are nicer options with working air. The food was expensive and the staff was not helpful with luggage.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently spent several nights at the condos at Stanley Hotel, right before Halloween. Lots of costume parties, The Shining has a link here and there is a story of a ghost still wondering about. Great accommodations, great location (we had elk walk through the front yard). Staff was real good. We ate at the hotel. Everything was just wonderful.... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would totally recommend a stay at the Stanley Hotel. The staff is very willing to help and the place is gorgeous with amazing views. They allow one dog under 50 lbs, which is really helpful for those of us who like to travel with our pets at times. It's close to town, so walking to dining and shopping is... More 

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  • Air conditioning(17)
  • Very nice(12)
  • Stephen king(11)
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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 Romantic Hotel in Estes Park

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