Hotel del Coronado is an ocean of fun this summer! Families and couples staying at the resort can enjoy endless recreational activities at our award-winning Coronado Beach, May 23 to Sept. 7. Enjoy s’mores roasts, surfing, movies at the pool, kids’ programs and more.
Learn how to hang-ten in a private or group lesson on Coronado Beach. Private lessons for the summer are $130 for the first person, $110 for each additional (9am, 11am, 3pm daily for 90 minutes, ages 4 and up). Group lessons are offered daily except Mondays for $100 per person (1pm-2:30pm, ages 6 and up, not available July 4 or September 7). Kids ages 8-12 can join a Surf Camp from June 15 to September 4 that also includes lunch and a rash guard. 9am-1pm, Monday-Saturday ($145 for first day, with price savings for each additional day up to 6). Teens ages 13-17 can also join a Surf Camp that includes a snack and rash guard. 2pm-5pm, Monday-Saturday ($120 per person). Not available July 4 or September 7. Call 619-522-8815.
Cruise the Pacific on a stand-up paddleboard. One-hour lessons are available year-round (excluding July 4 and September 7). Cost is $100 per person, and $90 for each additional person, ages 10 and up. Includes a T-shirt to take home.
Join us every Sunday and Thursday evening for Family Roast Nights from May 24 to September 6, 8-9pm. Complimentary to all hotel guests (supplies are limited; available on a first come, first served basis).
Or reserve your own private beach bonfire, tuck your toes in the sand and toast some marshmallows for an evening of sweet treats. Our upgraded options include premium ingredients such as Ghirardelli chocolate and fresh fruit. Roast is a one-hour experience and is available nightly at 6pm, 6:15pm, 8pm and 8:15pm. Advanced reservations required. 1-5 Roasters: $135, 6-10 Roasters: $170, 11-15 Roasters: $230, 16-20 Roasters: $290, 21-30 Roasters: $350. (Upgraded options are at an additional cost.) Call 619-522-8815.
Dive-in Movie Night
Join us Tuesday evenings at 8pm (June 2 – September 1) for a family-friendly movie night at the Main Pool. No reservations required, complimentary to all hotel guests.
July 7 – Penguins of Madagascar
July 14 – Annie
July 21 – Mr. Peabody & Sherman
July 28 – Muppets Most Wanted
August 4 – The Boxtrolls
August 11 – Home
August 18 – How to Train Your Dragon 2
August 25 – Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
September 1 – Jungle Book (Classic Movie Night)
Relax poolside in a new luxury cabana available at the Main Pool and Boardwalk (Adult) Pool. Cabanas are available for full-day rental for up to 8 people (for a larger group, get a second connecting cabana!). They come with L-shaped sofa lounge with cushions, coffee table, 47-inch flat-screen TV, safe, refrigerator stocked with unlimited water and soft drinks, two personal lounge chairs poolside with cushions outside of cabana, an amenity basket, and assorted sliced fresh fruit delivered mid-day. We are happy to arrange for specific items as well. Rental prices per day: Monday-Thursday $250; Friday-Sunday $350; $400 on holidays. The Main Pool is open from 7am to 10pm in the summer, and the adults-only Boardwalk Pool is open 8am to 8pm (6pm on Fridays in July and August for teen the event). Cabana rentals based on availability; please reserve in advance.
Explore the resort! Every child receives a DelVenture Survival Pack at check-in with a number of goodies inside, including a Scavenger Hunt Map. The scavenger hunt takes them to six hidden golden crowns on the property, which will reveal a secret clue that guides them to the treasure!
At Kidtopia activity center, our DelVenture kids’ program features 2-hour morning activities, 3-hour Mini Adventures, and 3.5-5 hour Evening Adventures. View summer 2015 schedule. Reservations recommended. Available to overnight guests only.
Enjoy a relaxing paddle around the bay and get a great core workout. Paddleboard rentals are available year-round. Call 619-522-8115 for more information.
New this summer, teens ages 13-17 are invited to the Boardwalk Pool at Ocean Towers on Friday and Saturday nights for special teens-only events from 7:30-9:30pm ($25 entrance charge). Friday nights will feature a teen pool party with a DJ, games, food and refreshments. On Saturday nights, join us for dive-in movie night with a PG-13 flick.
July 4 – Divergent
July 11 – Click
July 18 – Hunger Games
July 25 – Pitch Perfect
August 1 – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
August 8 – The Avengers
August 15 – The Goonies
August 22 – Jurassic Park
August 29 – The Maze Runner
Located on the boardwalk, enjoy fresh-shaved ice with a variety of tantalizing flavors, including frozen alcoholic mixings. A perfect summer treat! View menu.
Seaforth Boat Rentals
More aquatic fun awaits at the Coronado Boathouse in Glorietta Marina, just across the street from Hotel del Coronado. Take a sailing lesson, rent a speedboat, jet ski, waterski, kayak, paddleboat or go fishing. Or glide through the calm waters of Glorietta Bay on a romantic sunset sail. Special guest programs include sunset sailing, sailing clinics and kayak tours. Open 8am until dusk on weekends, and from 9am until dusk on weekdays. Call 619-437-1514 to plan your sailing adventure with Seaforth Boat Rentals.
Coronado Concerts in the Park
Enjoy free summer concert series on Sundays in Spreckels Park, located in the heart of Coronado at 7th and Orange Avenue just a 15-minute walk from The Del. This year’s lineup includes ABBA, Dave Matthews and Journey tribute bands. Arrive 30-45 minutes before the start time to get a good spot for your blanket or chairs. View 2015 summer concert schedule.
Coronado’s Free Summer Shuttle Bus
The popular Free Summer Shuttle Bus service is set to run this summer from June 8 through September 13 every 30 minutes. It’s the perfect way to explore Coronado Island during your stay at The Del. The bus runs from the hotel with stops along Coronado’s main thoroughfare, Orange Avenue, and goes to the Ferry Landing. Click here for more information.
*Dates and prices for summer activities are subject to change.