08/01/2013 07:31 am ET | Updated Oct 01, 2013

Celebrity Hangouts: Star-Studded Hotel Histories

By Emma Gardiner,

Have you ever wanted to sit on the same bar stool as Johnny Depp, sleep in the same room as Elizabeth Taylor or look out over the balcony that inspired a classic novel, hit song or first famous kiss?

The beauty of hotels is that so many hold secrets. Celebrities check-in under pseudonyms, concierges get things done with winks and reception staff play Chinese whispers. Eventually word gets out and some of those words have ended up here. Read on for a brief history of celebrity hang outs covered in stardust, ink and heartbreak:

Celebrity Hangouts: Hotels with Star-Studded Pasts

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