9 Hotels Haunted by Celebs

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 31, 2008 4:22 PM CDT
The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel is rumored to be haunted by Marilyn Monroe and Montgomery Clift, both of whom frequented it.   (Flickr)
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(Newser) – In the mood for upscale Halloween chills? If a plain old haunted house isn't swanky enough for your tastes, consider checking into a room from Travel and Leisure's list of hotels that come complete with a resident celeb spook:

  1. Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, Los Angeles: Marilyn Monroe and Montgomery Clift
  2. Las Vegas Hilton: Elvis Presley
  3. Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood, Florida: Anna Nicole Smith

  1. Cal Neva Resort, Spa & Casino, Lake Tahoe: Frank Sinatra and Marilyn Monroe
  2. Algonquin Hotel, New York City: Dorothy Parker and Harpo Marx
  3. Chelsea Hotel, New York City: Sid Vicious and Dylan Thomas
  4. The Highland Gardens, Los Angeles: Janis Joplin
  5. Congress Plaza Hotel, Chicago: Al Capone
  6. Flamingo Las Vegas: Bugsy Siegel