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Hotel del Coronado is an ocean of fun and new offerings this summer! Families and couples staying at the resort can enjoy endless recreational activities at our award-winning Coronado Beach. Summer activities are available May 23 to August 31 (unless otherwise noted).

Surfing Lessons

Learn how to hang-ten in a private or group lesson on Coronado Beach. Private lessons are offered year-round and are $120 for the first person, $100 for each additional (9am, 11am, 3pm daily, ages 4 and up). Or join a group lesson this summer, available May 23-August 31 daily except Mondays for $95 per person (1pm-2:30pm, ages 6 and up, no lessons available July 4 or September 1). Kids and teens ages 8-16 can join Surf Camp from June to August 30 that includes lunch and a t-shirt (9am-1pm, Monday-Friday, ages 8-16 only, not available July 4). Surf Camp Pricing: 1 day- $145, 2 days – $245, 3 days – $325, 4 days – $395, 5 days – $445.


Join us every Sunday and Thursday evening for Family Roast Nights, May 25 – August 31, 8-9pm. Complimentary to all hotel guests (supplies are  limited; available on a first come, first served basis).

New this summer, our very popular s’mores experience has even more to savor! Relax around 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. Times available: 6pm-7pm; 6:15pm-7:15pm; 8pm-9pm; 8:15pm-9:15pm. 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.)

Dive-in Movie Night

Join us every Tuesday evening at 8pm (June 3-August 26) for movie night at the Main Pool. No reservations required, complimentary to all hotel guests.

Poolside Cabanas

Relax poolside in a brand 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.  The Concierge is happy to arrange for specific items as well. Full-day rental Monday-Thursday is $250; Friday-Sunday is $350; $400 on holidays. Pools are open from 7am to 10pm in the summer. Cabana rentals based on availability; please reserve in advance.


Each child receives a DelVenture Survival Pack at check-in with a number of goodies inside. Inside the pack is a Scavenger Hunt Map, which guides kids to find six hidden crowns. The scavenger hunt takes them to 6 hidden golden crowns on the property, which will reveal a secret clue “Letter” that they will fill in on the map.


This summer features an ALL NEW kids’ program with 2-hour morning activities, 3-hour Mini Adventures, and 3.5-5 hour Evening Adventures. Join us Fridays from July 11 to August 22, 4:30 to 5:30pm, for a special Radical Reptiles and Friends show! Please visit the Concierge, Kidtopia or click here for the current activities schedule and pricingReservations recommended. Available to overnight guests only.

Radical Reptiles
Join us as we meet some of nature’s creepiest, ugliest and most fascinating reptiles and insects here in Kidtopia! Provided by nationally recognized animal keeper Ben Hian and his team of qualified experts. Fridays 4:30pm-5:30pm thru August 22, 2014. Complimentary to all hotel guests!


Enjoy a relaxing paddle around the bay and get a great core workout with a paddleboarding lesson from our resident experts. Offered year-round (not available July 4). $100 per person/$90.00 each additional, ages 10 & up. Meets at Glorietta Bay Park or Coronado Beach if conditions permit. Paddleboard, paddle and wetsuit provided (optional). Advanced reservations required by calling 619-522-8115.

Ocean Ice

Located on the boardwalk, enjoy fresh-shaved ice with a variety of tantalizing flavors, including frozen alcoholic mixings. A perfect summer treat! Open daily noon to 5pm. View menu.


Get a caricature drawing done to commemorate your summer visit to The Del! Available throughout the property Friday through Sunday, 12pm to 4pm, until September 1.

Hotel del Coronado
1500 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118

Reservations: 1.800.468.3533
Resort Information: 1 619 435 6611

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