A history and tour of the Stanley Hotel, Estes Park, Colorado

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Stanley Museum , Kingfield, Me
Stanley, Freelan Oscar, 1849-1940., Stanley family., Stanley Hotel (Estes Park, Colo.), Estes Park (Colo.) -- His


Estes Park (C

Other titlesStanley Hotel
Statementby Susan S. Davis.
ContributionsStanley Museum.
LC ClassificationsF784.E85 D38 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL57088M
ISBN 101886727023
LC Control Number99072798

Explore the history of The Stanley Hotel. You’ll learn about the original owner F.O. Stanley and why he chose Estes Park. This is your site seeing tour including pop culture. This evening tour takes you to a few darkened spaces and introduces you to the "active" phenomena.

Immerse yourself in the rich story of the historic Stanley Hotel. This 75 minute walking tour will introduce you to Mr. F.O. Stanley, his wife Flora, Stephen King, and other noteworthy visitors A history and tour of the Stanley Hotel last years.

The Stanley Day Tour is a unique way to experience the hotel's history, architecture, folklore, and pop culture with a knowledgeable. The Stanley Hotel is best known for being the inspiration for Stephen King's bestselling novel The Shining and the subsequent film starring Jack Nicholson as the slowly driven mad overseer.

The Stanley Hotel is located in Estes Park Colorado, the gateway to one of the most visited national parks in the United States: Rocky Mountain National Park. Now $ (Was $̶1̶9̶9̶) on Tripadvisor: The Stanley Hotel, Estes Park.

See 3, traveler reviews, 3, candid photos, and great deals for The Stanley Hotel, ranked #22 of 28 hotels in Estes Park and rated 4 of 5 at Tripadvisor.4/5(K).

The Stanley is a shining example of how – and where – to make you look. Historic hotel’s history. The Stanley earned a reputation as a paranormal nerve center long before King’s arrival at the hotel, completed in as an elite, room retreat by entrepreneur and inventor F.O.

Stanley, co-founder of the Stanley Motor Carriage : Spencer Mckee. All tours are unique as I present the flora, fauna, and history of this unbelievable area.

A sample itinerary of a three hour day tour would start with you being picked up at your hotel in Estes Park. We then visit historical sites (like the Stanley Hotel) as I share my knowledge about some of the pioneers in the Estes Valley. This tour would.

In Stanley built the infamous Stanley Hotel, beginning a century of mysteries and eerie happenings. Just two years after the hotel opened, Ms. Elizabeth Wilson was tending the rooms when a thunderstorm rolled through the mountains of Estes Author: Alyssa Branch.

History. Today this historic Colorado hotel and its grounds are listed on the National Register of Historic Places as the Stanley Historic District. The neo-Georgian elegant complex was the creation of F.O.

Stanley, inventor of the Stanley Steamer, who migrated to Estes Park hoping the thin air would cure his tuberculosis – and it did. Its July 4, opening was well-received by the rich. The Stanley Hotel is a room Colonial Revival hotel in Estes Park, Colorado, United imately five miles from the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, the Stanley offers panoramic views of Lake Estes, the Rockies and especially Long's was A history and tour of the Stanley Hotel by Freelan Oscar Stanley of Stanley Steamer fame and opened on July 4,as a resort for upper class easterners Architect: Freelan Oscar Stanley, Thielman Robert.

Most recently The Stanley has opened, the Aspire Residences, offering premier, luxury accommodations with inspiration, style, and sophistication. Experience the legendary history on one of many daily hotel tours, or treat yourself to Estes Park's most creative food Location: East Wonderview Ave, Estes Park,CO.

The History and Haunting of the Stanley Hotel. K likes. Psychics, ghost enthusiasts, and authors agree--the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado is one of the most-haunted hotels in the ers: K. Having recently celebrated th year in operation, The Stanley Hotel continues as the most prominent fixture in Estes Park, contributing to the economic wealth and beauty of this once rustic, mountain town.

To find out more about the history, the haunting and the hotel's connection to Hollywood, join a history or ghost tour given daily.

See More/5(K). HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF ESTES PARK. The history of Estes Park begins with the powerful geologic forces of tectonic uplift and glacial erosion that over millions of years formed and then sculpted a magnificent mountain valley and its surrounding peaks in the heart of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains.

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Estes Park / ˈ ɛ s t ɪ s / is a statutory town in Larimer County, Colorado, United States.A popular summer resort and the location of the headquarters for Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park lies along the Big Thompson Park had a population of 5, at the rks include The Stanley Hotel and The Baldpate town overlooks Lake Estes and Olympus DamCounty: Larimer.

Stanley Hotel Tour in Estes Park, Colorado: Haunted or Just a Cool Hotel. a book about a hotel that shuts down in the winter in the mountains. It.

The Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado is not only famous for its old-world charm and excellent service, but it is also known for its “active” paranormal phenomena and spirit folklore.

The +-year-old hotel, located about five miles from the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park, offers panoramic views of Lake Estes and the Rocky Mountains, and especially Long’s Peak.

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Stanley Hotel Tours E Wonderview Ave Estes Park CO USA. Location: Estes Park, CO. One of our top picks in Estes Park. Experience old world charm at this historic hotel that offers luxurious services and fine dining with stunning views and a great location, just miles from Rocky Mountain National Park in Estes Park, Colorado.

The Stanley is just steps away from recreational opportunities including hiking, climbing and fishing.8/10(). Stanley Hotel welcomes one dog up to 50 lbs for an additional fee of $75 per night, and two dogs with a combined weight up to 75 lbs for an additional fee of $ per night.

For stays of 6 to 30 nights there is an additional $ cleaning fee. Only Lodge Rooms are pet friendly, and well-behaved dogs may be left in the room unattended.

Dogs receive plush beds and bowls upon arrival.4/5(1). The Stanley Steam Car Museum at The Stanley Hotel is the premiere museum for the historic Stanley Hotel and the life and legacy of F.O Stanley and his spouse, Flora.

Set to open in Fall,the museum will initially feature multiple historic fire engines with tour rides around Estes Park, Colorado and the surrounding area. A tour of the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado The Stanley Hotel inspired Stephen King to write the book "The Shining".

Two movies that were filmed there were "Dumb and. Discovering the Haunted History of the Stanley Hotel When it comes to haunted houses and paranormal attractions, I’m typically a bit of a scaredy cat.

But when we planned our trip to Estes Park, Colorado, I knew it had to include a tour of the Stanley Hotel. With so many families visiting Estes Park during the summer months, this is the season when family fun at the hotel is truly the focus. The Stanley arranges family rides aboard fire engines through the cute downtown area, there's a pizza oven that's fired up on an outside terrace for tasty meals everyone can agree on, and the whole group can gather around for ghost stories that are mild enough /5.

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For reservations at the Stanley Hotel, Colorado call or For the Ghost and History Tour, make reservations by calling Stay at a Cabin. The Stanley Hotel is located in Estes Park, Colorado, just a short drive away from Rocky Mountain National Park.

If you have the cash to spare, you can even stay the night.

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Extra Tips for the Stanley Hotel Ghost Tour. You’re going to be doing a lot of walking on the Stanley Hotel ghost tour, so be sure to wear comfortable shoes.

The hotel is absolutely beautiful and well worth a visit. We learned alot about the history of the hotel. Our tour guide "Para"Norma was great and you could tell she really loved telling all the history of the hotel. We learned so much about the Stanley brothers and the histroy of Estes Park.

The Stanley Tour is more than just the history of 5/5(K). The Estes Park Museum Friends & Foundation, Inc. presents the 3rd Annual Creative Colorado Table Settings Contest, a fundraising event planned by the Museum Friends in support of Museum programs and Friends’ projects, scholarships and publications.

The Stanley Tour is the hotel’s most popular tour, bringing the hotel’s history and architecture to life, as well as some of its most notable spirits. This daily all-purpose tour highlights the hotel’s beautiful state rooms, the hallways of the haunted fourth floor and the secret tunnel which servants used in order to remain unseen.

The Stanley Hotel, Estes Park: See 3, traveller reviews, 3, user photos and best deals for The Stanley Hotel, ranked #22 of 28 Estes Park hotels, rated 4 of 5 at Tripadvisor.4/5(K).The Haunted Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado Published Aug by: uncgrad The Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colorado is famous.

Yes, it is a historic building and thriving business. That's not why some are familiar with the hotel. You see, it's haunted. Stephen King even stayed there once; the experience inspired him to write The.The Stanley Hotel is as much a museum as it is an inn.

An antique car, the Stanley Steamer, sits in the lobby and greets visitors when they arrive. Additionally, visitors can take tours of the hotel and learn about the history and of the place and the stories that have emerged through the years.

We decide on the History and Ghost Tour, and learn about the legends of supernatural phenomena.