Built at the beginning of the XX century Stanley Hotel is one of the most popular and often visited hotels of the world. Having received worldwide fame thanks to the novel of Stephen king’s “the Shining”, the Stanley Hotel for more than one decade attracts attention not only curious tourists and those wishing to admire the beauty of Estes Park, and paranormal researchers and Ghost hunters. However, despite numerous reports of the ghosts that supposedly inhabit the hotel, no one has been able to obtain convincing evidence of the presence of “supernatural forces” at the hotel. In spite of this, a number of stories about spirits that inhabit the Stanley Hotel every year becomes more and more.
THE HISTORY OF THE HOTEL
In 1903 the inventor of the automobile, “Stanley Steamer” Freeland Oscar Stanley arrived in picturesque places in Colorado to improve their health. Stanley suffered from tuberculosis and on the advice of his physician remained in Estes Park for the summer. We can say that Stanley fell in love with the beauty of the valley, in a wonderful nature of the surrounding country, presents a magnificent mountain landscape. Engineer health began to improve, and probably at this time he decided to tie his future career with Estes Park. He decides to build a hotel here. Continue reading
Recently known Sochi “the Pearl” was not just a hotel but the Grand hotel. What is the essence of change? About it our conversation with the General Manager of the hotel Victor Tabachkova.
Victor S., “the Pearl” is one of the largest on the whole coast hotels. She is well-known for more than 40 years and our tourists, and foreigners who appreciate the proximity to the sea, spectacular objects, such as year-round pool with heated sea water. Why is she rebranding?
Victor Tabachkov: You are right, the hotel “Pearl” on the coast know well, but we set a very difficult task – to revive the glory and greatness of the once of the best hotel of Russia. Have a dream – to create a Russian network of hotels is not worse than the famous Radisson, Marriott International, Hilton Hotels, but not clones, and hotels with Russian hospitality, with our soul.
Because it employs a team that is doing everything to ensure that this goal was achieved.
I thought the guest of any country need the same things: quality service and a decent level of comfort. Continue reading
Special charm to live in those old hotels in London. which have preserved not only the interior but also the spirit of bygone eras. Staying in one of the hotels, you will find yourself in the past tens or even hundreds of years and will be able to feel the lives of the characters of Woodhouse, Thackeray, Dickens and Conan Doyle. The most famous and interesting of your attention.
Rubens at the Palace
St Ermin’s Hotel
The small size of the hotel is quite conveniently located in a quiet corner of Westminster region. Just a few minutes from the hotel and Buckingham Palace and the houses of Parliament and the London Eye – the famous Ferris wheel. This hotel is ideal for those who like Hiking. Beating of the attractions of London, you can dine at the onsite restaurant great dishes that will prepare the chef of the highest category. And at the end of the meal do not forget about the traditional Cup of tea, which is the most pleasant drink in the cafe is Victorian style. Continue reading