Estes Park, Colorado: The Shining Hotel - TV Miniseries

The hotel offers ghost tours, and the gift shop sells keys to room 217. Stephen King stayed here and later wrote "The Shining." Appeared in the TV miniseries.

The Stanley Hotel

333 E Wonderview Ave., Estes Park, CO
The Stanley Hotel. In town. On US 34 just north of its intersection with US 36.
Reservation Only. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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The Shining Hotel - TV Miniseries

There is a parking cost of $10, but when you pay you will receive a token for $5 off in the gift shop or restaurant. You are welcome to tour the grounds on your own for free.The hotel is gorgeous!

[Laura, 08/22/2019]
The Shining Hotel - TV Miniseries

The hotel is full of great mysteries. You can see the "Man Lands on the Moon" news article in the bar that was a highlight scene in Dumb and Dumber. Hint: ask to see their bourbon and whisky list. (It's a multi page thick book). They also have recently planted a new hedge maze in the front courtyard. Small now, but it will be epic in a few years.

[Jenn, 11/22/2018]

The Shining Hotel - TV Miniseries.

The Shining Hotel - TV Miniseries

Interesting stop - whiskey bar! The oldest part of the hotel is the light bar top.

[Nancy Ferguson, 05/10/2018]

Jack's novel.

The Shining Hotel - TV Miniseries

Fun and creepy. Definitely go have a drink in the bar. Their whiskey list is a full book. They recently planted a new hedge maze. It should look awesome in years to come.

[Jenn, 09/09/2017]

Key for Room 217.

The Shining Hotel - TV Miniseries

Had an amazing trip, it's a beautiful hotel.

[Steven Adkins, 03/22/2016]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Noah's Ark-shaped BuildingNoah's Ark-shaped Building, Estes Park, CO - 1 mi.
Fallen Park Ranger MemorialFallen Park Ranger Memorial, Estes Park, CO - 3 mi.
Baldpate Inn: 30,000 keysBaldpate Inn: 30,000 keys, Estes Park, CO - 5 mi.
In the region:
Pink Pig Rock, St. Mary's, CO - 41 mi.

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