ExperienceHolidays at The Del.

Celebrate coming Home for the Holidays as America’s beachfront legend transforms into a classic winter wonderland from November 22 to January 2. The iconic resort shimmers and shines as its signature red turrets are draped in thousands of sparkling lights with towering Christmas trees, snowy surprises and garlands galore filling the property with holiday cheer. This year will include the return of a spectacular two-story lobby tree and beachfront ice rink at Skating by the Sea®, as well as the debut of a new holiday light show on the Founders Lawn.

Skating by the Sea®

Celebrate the holidays at Hotel del Coronado's legendary beachfront ice rink.

Frostbite

Reserve your own rink side lounge at Skating by the Sea® with a cozy fire pit and food and drink service for up to six people.

“At First Light” Lightshow Spectacular

Experience the magic as The Del’s historic pine trees are draped in a spectacular light show with festive holiday music and snow flurries.

Thanksgiving

Give thanks and celebrate Thanksgiving with an elegant buffet in the Crown Room and Coronet Room.

Holiday Movies on the Beach

Snuggle up on Del Beach for our favorite holiday movies in a theater under the stars.

Menorah Lighting

Celebrate Chanukah with a nightly menorah lighting at Hotel del Coronado.

Chanukah on Ice

Celebrate Chanukah at Hotel del Coronado's legendary beachfront ice rink.

Photos with Santa

Celebrate the holidays with a classic family photo with jolly Old St. Nick.

Holiday Festival

Join The Del for their annual Holiday Festival with the local community.

Elf Deliveries

Surprise your loved ones with a personalized delivery from Santa's little helpers.

Jingle Roast

Snuggle up around a private beach bonfire in Santa hats as you enjoy holiday s'mores.

Victorian Tea

Take a step back in time with a classic Victorian Tea in the Coronet Room.

Gingerbread Houses

Create fun holiday memories as you decorate a festive Gingerbread House in the Coronet Room.

Christmas Eve

Celebrate Christmas Eve with a lavish buffet in the magnificent Crown Room and Coronet Room.

Christmas Day

Celebrate Christmas Day with an elegant holiday buffet in the magical Crown Room and Coronet Room.

New Year’s Eve Roaring ’20s Speakeasy

Ring in the New Year with a Roaring 20's bash in the Crown and Coronet Room.

New Year’s Day Brunch

Toast the New Year with a lavish brunch in the Ocean Ballroom.

HolidayActivities & Events

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Beach, Family, Food & Drink, Holidays

Holiday Movies on the Beach

Select Dates — $25-300

Snuggle up on Del Beach for our favorite holiday movies in a theater under the stars.

Family, Holidays, Music

“At First Light” Lightshow Spectacular

Nov 22 - Jan 2

Experience the magic as The Del’s historic pine trees are draped in a spectacular light show with festive holiday music and snow flurries.

Family, Food & Drink, Holidays

Frostbite

Nov 22-Jan 2, 2022

Reserve your own rink side lounge at Skating by the Sea® with a cozy fire pit and food and drink service for up to six people.

Beach, Family, Fitness, Holidays

Menorah Lighting

Nov 28 - Dec 5

Celebrate Chanukah with a nightly menorah lighting at Hotel del Coronado.

Family, Holidays

Photos with Santa

Dec 1, 3, 6, 9-11, 16-18 & 22-24 — $25

Celebrate the holidays with a classic family photo with jolly Old St. Nick.

Beach, Family, Holidays

Chanukah on Ice

Dec 2, 4:30-6:30 pm — $35

Celebrate Chanukah at Hotel del Coronado's legendary beachfront ice rink.

Beach, Family, Fitness, Holidays

Holiday Festival

Dec 6, 3:45 pm

Join The Del for their annual Holiday Festival with the local community.

Beach, Family, Holidays

Elf Deliveries

Dec 10-24

Surprise your loved ones with a personalized delivery from Santa's little helpers.

Beach, Family, Food & Drink, Holidays

Jingle Roast

Dec 15-25, 5:30 & 7:30 pm — $230

Snuggle up around a private beach bonfire in Santa hats as you enjoy holiday s'mores.

Family, Food & Drink, Holidays

Victorian Tea

Dec 17, 19, 20 & 21, 1-4 pm

Take a step back in time with a classic Victorian Tea in the Coronet Room.

Family, Food & Drink, Holidays

Gingerbread Houses

Dec 17, 19, 20 & 21

Create fun holiday memories as you decorate a festive Gingerbread House in the Coronet Room.

Family, Food & Drink, Holidays

Christmas Eve

Dec 24, 2021

Celebrate Christmas Eve with a lavish buffet in the magnificent Crown Room and Coronet Room.

Family, Food & Drink, Holidays

Christmas Day

Dec 25, 2021

Celebrate Christmas Day with an elegant holiday buffet in the magical Crown Room and Coronet Room.

Food & Drink, Holidays, Music

New Year’s Eve Roaring ’20s Speakeasy

Dec 31, 2021, 8pm - 1:30am

Ring in the New Year with a Roaring 20's bash in the Crown and Coronet Room.

Food & Drink, Holidays

New Year’s Day Brunch

Jan 1, 2022

Toast the New Year with a lavish brunch in the Ocean Ballroom.

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