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Cliff House
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Location 306 Canon Avenue, Manitou Springs, Colorado
NRHP reference No. 80000897
Added to NRHP 1980

Cliff House in Manitou Springs, Colorado is a Queen Anne style hotel in the Manitou Springs Historic District. It is a National Register of Historic Places listing. The Cliff House at Pikes Peak is a member of Historic Hotels of America, the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

History

Mr. Webster and Mr. Shurtleff, entrepreneurs from Canada, provided the investment to build Cliff House, the second largest hotel in Manitou Springs in 1874. It is located near the Soda and Navajo Springs. Before its addition, sometime after 1874, the hotel could serve up to 100 people.

The hotel, once a stagecoach stop, was visited by Clark Gable and Theodore Roosevelt.

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