Holidays

ExperienceHolidays at The Del.

Celebrate a holiday season Frosted by the Sea as America’s beachfront legend transforms into a dazzling winter wonderland from November 17 to January 1. 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.

Skating by the Sea®

Nov 17-Jan 1

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

Frostbite Lounge

Nov 17-Jan 1

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.

Beachside Igloos

Nov 17-Jan 1

Get cozy inside a beach igloo with plush seating or gather around a private bonfire with s'mores, fireside franks, and more goodies.

“At First Light” Lightshow Spectacular

Nov 17-Jan 1

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

Holiday Movies on the Beach

Dec 3, 10, 17, 31

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

Jingle Roast

Dec 17-24

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

Photos with Santa

Dec 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24

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

Gingerbread Houses

Dec 17, 18, 22, 23, 24

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

Elf Deliveries

Dec 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24

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

Victorian Tea

Dec 14-18

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

Christmas Eve

Dec 24

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

Christmas Day

Dec 25

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

New Year’s Eve Masquerade Gala

Dec 31

Welcome 2023 in style with an elegant gala experience at The Del

Holiday Festival

Dec 7

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

Menorah Lighting

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

Jingle Bar

Fri-Sun, 3-6pm

Add some more jingle to your holiday experience with a festive cocktail on the beautifully restored front porch while holiday music fills the air.

HolidayCalendar of Events

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Family, Holidays, Music

“At First Light” Lightshow Spectacular

Nov 17-Jan 1 | 5-9pm

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 Lounge

Nov 17 - Jan 1

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

Skating by the Sea®

Nov 17-Jan 1, 2023

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

Family, Food & Drink, Holidays

Beachside Igloos

Nov 17 - Jan 1

Get cozy inside a beach igloo with plush seating or gather around a private bonfire with s'mores, fireside franks, and more goodies.

Food & Drink, Holidays

Jingle Bar

Fri, Sat, Sun, 3pm - 6pm

Add some more jingle to your holiday experience with a festive cocktail on the beautifully restored front porch while holiday music fills the air.

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