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Stanley Hotel

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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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013 via mobile

We stay in room 238 which is a Deluxe King room that is almost directly over the lobby, looking out over the front of the property. The room was nice, with large furniture and a clean bathroom. The floors creak, which I happen to love! There is no air conditioning, but the windows open! So we had fresh air and... More 

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Matthew_Lauzon, Manager at Stanley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and visiting our property. The living social deal is fantastic and we have had a lot of positive responses from our guests. Scary Mary is a phenomenal employee and an absolute joy to work with. We hope to have the opportunity to play host for you again. Thank you! More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

I had very high hopes that our stay here would be amazing. ... hasn't gone as hoped. I do have to say the font desk staff is very nice and let us check in a little early but then downhill. I wish we hadn't spent so much money here. I had ordered the cheese tray to suprise my daughter as... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

I recently stayed here at this awesomely placed manor on the hill in the middle of Estes park, a town I had visited as a child. Now in my mid30's and my second million on the way, I decided I wanted to stay. I payed a cool 399 on a haunted room but nothing happened? I also noticed how unwell... More 

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Saratoga Springs, Utah
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3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

We initially decided to visit the Stanley because of its association with The Shining, and because we had read about its opulence and service. We have not been disappointed on any of our four stays. Understanding that this hotel is historic and therefore has its quirks (no air conditioning, creaky floors, stiff windows), we have always been impressed with the... More 

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Fullerton, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

I would like to start by saying that I was initially extremely excited to stay in this hotel. I had read how it was the inspiration behind "The Shining" and has been featured on Ghost Hunters for its paranormal activity. The hotel is beautiful in a completely creepy sort of way. Checking in: The main entrance is now in the... More 

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23 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

This hotel is nothing short of amazing. Its historic ambiance and charm leave guests in awe of its beauty and history. As avid historical hotel lovers and Stephen King fans staying at this property only made sense, and we will be back. We arrived at the hotel at 10 am on the day of our check-in and despite being completely... More 

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Matthew_Lauzon, Manager at Stanley Hotel, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you for you amazing feedback, 4000 miles is one heck of a trip! I am so pleased that every aspect of your stay exceeded your expecations, and you also gave some great advice to future guests! We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again! More 

Dayton, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

I chose this hotel because I love The Shining as well as Dumb and Dumber. Although the hotel is just the inspiration for the book and looks nothing like the Kubrick film, it's quite beautiful and creepy at the same time. We arrived on a stormy evening which allowed our imaginations to take us back to the god old days... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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46 reviews 46 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

The Stanley Hotel is a wonderful historic landmark that thousands come to see every year. It was a great experience to stay the night (in one of the unhaunted rooms of course) and privacy was maintained for hotel guests in that visitors/tourists are not allowed in the upper areas without an escort and the area is closed off in the... More 

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Matthew_Lauzon, Manager at Stanley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit and making the drive up from Denver! I am pleased that you enjoyed your visit and our staff made your stay enjoyable. We absolutely look forward to playing your host again! More 

Aurora, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

Everything was clean and all staff we came in contact with were friendly, helpful and courteous! Would recommend the Ghost Stories. Next time I want to take the night tour (I've already done the regular tour last year.)

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Matthew_Lauzon, Manager at Stanley Hotel, responded to this review

I am happy to hear you had a great time! Thank you for your business and we hope to see you again soon! More 

Troy, Ohio, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

A genuine treasure. Everything was spot on. I could imagine the people in the pictures strolling the grounds a hundred years ago and having the same experience. The room was spotless, the lobby was a great place to hang out, and the food in the restaurant was delicious. Stay here!

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Matthew_Lauzon, Manager at Stanley Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit, I am thrilled to hear you had a fabulous stay! We appreciate your business and great feedback! More 

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