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With its soaring red turrets and majestic Victorian architecture, The Del is an iconic California gem on America’s most beloved beach. We welcome families and beach lovers from near and far to make inDELible memories on our glittering sands. From surf camps, clambakes and concerts in the sand to kid camps, painting by the sea, private chef dinners, and beach s’more roasts under the stars, our expansive seaside playground has something for every member of the family. The Del offers endless magical beachfront experiences unrivaled on the West Coast. Experience the legend.

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  • Early morning beach spin with Beats by Dre® headphones
  • Cycling around the charming village of Coronado
  • Discovering rare finds and nostalgic treasures at The Del’s 17 unique shops
  • 30+ flavors of ice cream and hand-rolled cones at MooTime
  • Sipping a Coronado Margarita with your toes in the sand at Del Beach
  • An afternoon painting class overlooking the Pacific while you sip wine
  • An ocean-inspired massage or facial, followed by an infinity pool dip at Spa at The Del
  • California coastal cuisine and fine wine at 1500 OCEAN
  • Flickering fire pits and s’mores under the stars at Roast
  • Tucking into your luxury beachfront cottages at Beach Village at the Del and falling asleep to the sounds of the sea


Read more about vacation inspirations and fun things to do at The Del in our InDELible in-room magazine.

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Reserve your private beach fire pit and choose from a variety of cozy experiences a la carte, such as s’mores, cheese and charcuterie, and fireside franks. One pit accommodates up to 10 guests. Available daily 6-7:15pm, 6:15-7:30pm, 8-9:15pm, 8:15-9:30pm. Advanced reservations required. Call 619-522-8100 for reservations. Learn more.


Join us Fridays at 8am in the Beach Village pool for Mermaid Fitness at The Del, an exciting water aerobics class with colorful mermaid tails! Hotel del Coronado fitness instructors will guide you through this 45-minute fusion of swimming, core, cardio and strength training set to upbeat music. Learn more.

After your workout, you can head to Spa at The Del for a fun Mermaid Manicure, Spray Tan or Goddess of the Sea detoxifying and hydrating spa treatment. Learn more.


Join us for Beach Spin at The Del – a unique fitness experience overlooking the Pacific on the resort’s Paseo Lawn. The 50-minute classes are led by some of San Diego’s best instructors through Beats by Dre headphones along with motivating tunes. Advanced reservations required. Learn more.

Or, embrace the morning with yoga on the sand and let the rhythmic surf be your soundtrack as you stretch, breathe deeply and find a little inner peace during this 60-minute class. View current fitness scheduleAvailable to overnight guests only.


Relax in a cabanettes with plush day beds, luxury loungers and oversized red umbrellas with white fringe. This is the only San Diego spot where guests can order up tropical cocktails and local craft brews, along with delicious beach fare, with their toes in the sand. Del Beach Services team will also happily set up games by the sea. Learn more.


This seaside playground has all the ingredients for an action-packed vacation. Biking, boogie boarding, beach spin, sailing, surfing, spin, stand-up paddleboarding and more. Come enjoy our sunny days, swimming pools, soft sand and surf-friendly waves — all right outside your door. Del Watersports is located at Ocean Towers. Learn more.

More aquatic fun awaits at Seaforth Boat Rentals 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 captained private yacht. Call 619-437-1514 to plan your sailing adventure with Seaforth Boat Rentals.


Relax poolside in a 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, coffee table, large TV, safe, refrigerator stocked with water and soft drinks, two reserved poolside lounge chairs, an amenity basket, and sliced fresh fruit delivered midday. We are happy to arrange for specific items as well. Available to overnight guests only. Call 619-522-8100 for reservations.


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 program for kids ages 4-12 features 1-hour activities and 3.5-5 hour evening adventures. Call 619-522-8100 for reservations. Learn more. Available to overnight guests only.


Coronado is a cycling paradise with more than 15 miles of paths dedicated to bicyclists. Rent beach cruisers, kids’ bikes, surrey bikes and more at Pedels on the boardwalk by The Del. Learn more.


Kids, big and small, love the handcrafted, made-from-scratch ice cream, sorbet, yogurt and sherbet at MooTime. Or skip on over to Spreckels, an old-fashioned candy shop where the shelves and glass displays are lined with fresh fudge, truffles, gourmet chocolate, licorice, caramels and even treats for your pup!


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. Arrive 30-45 minutes before the start time to get a good spot for your blanket or chairs. View 2016 summer concert schedule.

*Dates and prices for summer activities are subject to change.

Grand American Beach Vacation

Hotel del Coronado offers endless magical beachfront experiences unrivaled on the West Coast.

Grand American Beach Vacation at Hotel del Coronado

Holidays at The Del: A Season to Sparkle

Celebrate A Season to Sparkle as America’s beachfront legend transforms into a winter wonderland.

Holiday lights at Hotel del Coronado

Skating by the Sea

Experience San Diego’s only beachfront ice skating rink.

skating by the sea

Roast: Beach Bonfire

Tuck your toes in the sand as you enjoy a magical private beach bonfire.

roast bonfires at the del

Painting by the Sea

Inspire your inner artist and experience Painting by the Sea.

painting at the sea at the del

Mermaid Fitness at The Del

Join us Fridays & Saturdays at 8am for an exciting water aerobics class with colorful mermaid tails!

Mermaid Fitness at The Del

Beach Spin

Join us for Beach Spin at The Del – a unique fitness experience overlooking the Pacific.

beach spin at the del

Yoga on the Beach

When the ocean is your inspiration, finding your inner zen is effortless.

yoga on Del Beach

Del Beach® Services

Relax in a glamorous half-moon cabanette, plush day beds or luxurious lounge chair on Del Becah.

Woman relaxing on Del Beach

Main Pool

Relax and enjoy the sun poolside or in the hot tub. Our pool is kept at 80 degrees year-round.

View of Hotel del Coronado pool facing west

Del Watersports

Ride the sparkling blue Pacific on a surfboard, paddleboard or skimboard!

Kids running on the beach with surfboards

Surfing & Paddleboarding Lessons

Learn how to surf like a pro! Schedule surfing or paddleboarding lessons during your stay.

surfing & paddleboarding at The Del

Fitness Center

The Fitness center offers unique classes and a state-of-the-art gym for overnight guests.

fitness at the del

Family Portraits

Schedule a custom photo shoot for your family at The Del.

family portraits at the del

Bike Rentals

Explore Coronado Island like a local. Bike rentals are available daily at PeDel’s along the boardwalk.

Woman on Bike at Hotel del Coronado

DelVentures for Kids

Start your child’s DelVenture at Kidtopia! The Del’s fun activity center for kids ages 4-12.

Kidtopia at the Hotel del Coronado

Custom Family Movies

Capture vacation memories with a personalized, Hollywood-quality family movie trailer by UrLife media.

Family Walking into the Water on Coronado Beach

Sailing & Watersports

For sailing enthusiasts and watersports fans, lessons and equipment rentals are available at Seaforth Boat Rentals.

sailing at the del


With over 80 courses to choose from, there’s no shortage of spectacular golf in the San Diego area.

golf at The Del