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The famous Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, CO. Stephen King wrote The Shining here and based it on the hotel. Ghost stories abound on the tour. Besides all that it is a beautiful and grand place to stay or visit.

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The Stanley hotel, Estes Park, Colorado. Known to be Steven King's inspiration for the shining. Has been known for paranormal activity.

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Estes Park, Colorado – The Stanley Hotel (HDR) – Part 2

The Stanley Hotel in Colorado, the place that inspired Stephen King to write The Shining.

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Estes Park, Colorado – The Haunted Stanley Hotel (HDR) – Part 1

Stanley Hotel Estes Park, CO The inspiration for the Overlook Hotel in Stephen King's The Shining. He wrote a lot of it while staying in Room 217

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The Stanley Hotel Estes Park, Colorado. Stephen King bunked in room 217 of The Stanley Hotel , and got the idea to pen what would become the classic horror novel. The hotel concierge claims that King and his wife dropped their bags in the room and came back 45 minutes later to find the suitcases had been unpacked and stowed in the closet.

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The 14 Absolute Creepiest Places To Visit In The United States

The Stanley Hotel, Estes Park, Colorado | The 14 Absolute Creepiest Places To Visit In The United States

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