ExperienceHolidays at The Del.

Celebrate coming Home for the Holidays as America’s beachfront legend transforms into a classic winter wonderland. 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 tree in the hotel’s newly restored lobby.

Skating by the Sea®

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


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.

Jingle Roast

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

Photos with Santa

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

Elf Deliveries

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

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 our Ocean Ballroom.

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 Gala

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 Crown Room.

UpcomingActivities & Events


Fitness, Spa & Wellness

Paddleboard Yoga

Tue & Fri: 8am — $35

This floating paddleboard yoga class combines the best aspects of core and strength movements from yoga and bootcamp workouts in the refreshing Cabana Pool.

Daily Experience

Art & Culture

Haunted Happenings Tours

Learn the official account of Kate Morgan and why her spirit never left in this ghostly guided tour.

Daily Experience

Art & Culture

Ice House Museum & Tours


Experience The Del's rich heritage through The Del’s new Ice House Museum and History Tours.

Daily Experience

Beach, Family, Food & Drink


Nightly at 6 pm & 8 pm — $195

Bonfires on the beach have long been a favorite tradition at The Del. Guests tuck their toes-in-the-sand as they gather around a private beach bonfire, roast s’mores and enjoy the amazing sunset views.

Daily Experience

Beach, Fitness

Beach Spin

Daily: 7:30am — $25 / 200 Monthly

A one-of-a-kind, calorie-busting, workout with spectacular ocean views, high energy music and top-notch instructors.

Beach, Food & Drink, Music

Live Music

Taco Shack: Tues, Fri & Sat 4-7pm, Sun 2-5pm / B&S Bar: Fri & Sat 5:30-9:30pm

Join us for outdoor live music at the Beach + Taco Shack or Babcock & Story Bar.

Beach, Fitness, Spa & Wellness

Beach Yoga

Fri 5pm, Sat 8:30am, Sun 10am

Finding your inner zen is effortless with the ocean as your guide. Join us for yoga on the glittering sands of Del Beach.

Weekends Experience

Beach, Family, Fitness

Surf Lessons

Weekends at 9 & 11am — $110-130

Del Watersports has the best SoCal instructors around.

Daily Experience

Beach, Family


Friday - Sunday — $35-65

At the DelVenture activity center, children ages 5-12 enjoy exciting 1-hour daytime activities and 3-hour nightly adventures.

Daily Experience

Beach, Family, Fitness

Bikes at The Del


Explore Coronado on a fun beach cruiser. Rentals are available daily.

Reserve Now