Ghost tours


Awestruck,  your Estes Park vacation home rental,  is conveniently located to the Stanley Hotel Ghost and History Tours.

Stanley Hotel Historic Ghost and History Tours

Why did the ghosts stay at the Stanley Hotel?  Because they were unable to stay at Awestruck vacation home rental in Estes Park, Colorado.

The Stanley Hotel -- named as one of the top ten haunted hotels in the United States – inspired Stephen King to write his famous novel, "The Shining."

You may take the Stanley Hotel’s historic Ghost and History Tour where you will learn about the history and haunting of the Stanley Hotel.  The Ghost and History Tour lasts for approximately 90 minutes and runs daily.

The Ghost and History Tour Includes:

·  1900's history tour featuring the beginnings of the Stanley Hotel, F.O. & Flora Stanley and the Stanley Steamer

·  Stephen King's The Shining connection to the Hotel- his room #217, where the creation of The Shining began

·  Ghost stories and sightings

·  The Stanley Hotel’s most haunted rooms and places

·  Tours through the underground tunnels of the Stanley Hotel

On the fourth floor of the Stanley Hotel, which used to be the servant's quarters, visitors to the Stanley Hotel Ghost and History Tour may hear the squeals of children playing echoing down the hallway. The Stanley Hotel Ghost and History Tour includes the music room where Flora Stanley often is heard playing her piano and the billiard room where the aroma created by smoke from F.O. Stanley's cigar has been noticed.

Guides on the Stanley Hotel Ghost and History Tour take sightseers into the underground tunnel used by servants and employees over the years. Many a visitor has returned from the Stanley Hotel Ghost and History Tour with photographs of orbs and ghostly apparitions -- and even audio recordings of melodic harmonies from Flora's antique grand piano.

Ghost Hunt

For an even more extensive exploration of the Stanley Hotel and possible apparitions, join the Stanley Hotel's professional ghost hunter to explore the paranormal world at the hotel. The Stanley Hotel Ghost Hunt will take you to some of the most haunted places on property searching for paranormal experiences!

The Stanley Hotel's Ghosts and History Tour and Ghost Hunt are very popular.

Advance reservations are strongly recommended.  Call 970-577-4110 to speak to a tour guide.

Imagine completing these activities,  return to Awestruck, your Estes Park vacation home rental.  

About Awestruck Estes Park vacation home rental:

Awestruck is a luxury 3 bedroom, 2 ½ bath executive single family, Estes Park, Colorado vacation home  Awestruck is located in the Windcliff community.  This vacation home rental provides over 3,400 square feet of indoor living space and comfortably sleeps 8 and is ideal for large families, a group of friends, or a romantic honeymoon.  The outdoor, 7 person hot tub, wood burning fireplace, wood stove, Jacuzzi tub, breathtaking views and proximity to Rocky Mountain National Park all contribute to this home being the highest rated Estes Park Vacation Home rental.