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Hotel Del Coronado

1500 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118

About Hotel Del Coronado

Experience the historic crown jewel of San Diego and incredible amenities right along the beach. Read More

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  • Suites
  • Free Parking
  • Kitchen
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service

San Diego International Airport (SAN) 3.8mi
LEGOLAND® California Resort 32.1mi
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Rooms Offered at Hotel Del Coronado

Standard6 Rooms

Additional Details
In Each Room:
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathrobes
  • CD player
  • Cable TV
  • Centrally regulated air conditioning
  • Desk
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Individually adjustable air conditioning
  • Individually adjustable heating
  • Internet access
  • Living room
  • Minibar
  • Number of bedrooms: 1
  • Pay movies
  • Room size (sqm): 28
  • Safe
  • TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Video games console
  • Wake-up service
  • Wi-fi
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Double Side Sea View

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Double Partial Ocean View

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What we love

  • With its Victorian architecture and multiple room options to accommodate all sizes, this national landmark offers the quintessential California family beach experience
  • Multiple room and suite options for every size family, including beach-front cottages and villas
  • Fitness center offers 24 hours access and some complimentary classes (Mermaid Fitness and Beach spin are an additional fee)
  • 17 boutiques and shops—from fine jewelry to toys!
  • Historic Crown Room Sunday Brunch offer made-to-order mimosa, a Bloody Mary bar, and a candy and dessert bar!
  • Kids activity center DelVenture program means parents can enjoy a day or night out
  • Main pool is heated year-round and includes complimentary water toys for the tadpoles
  • Inner artists can take a painting class by the sea
  • Multiple recreation activities, including surfing, cycling, sailing and water sports
  • Wi-Fi is good even on the beach
  • Private beach access, which means it's the only place to get a cocktail on the beach

Keep in Mind

  • Hotel charges a daily resort fee
  • At 28 acres, the resort is quite large
  • Long hallways can be disorienting

Notable Facts

  • Hotel del Coronado was the inspiration for Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
  • In 1888, hotel became the West Coast's first seaside resort
  • Hotel was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1977
  • Hotel is Green Seal certified

Frog Family Tips

  • Book in the Victorian building if you want a quaint, historical feel
  • Book the Beach Spin class in advance; same-day reservations are not possible, although walk-ins are (if they are available)
  • Channel your inner mermaid with the Mermaid Fitness class that includes use of a mermaid tail
  • Book a California cabana or Ocean tower room to be closest to the beach and pool
  • Take the Old Town Trolley tour or San Diego SEAL tour—just two blocks away

Best For

  • Families of all sizes who want to savor the quintessential beach vacation

*The views and opinions expressed here are those of Undercover Tourist.

Hotel Del Coronado Information

Hotel Del Coronado is located on the stunning Coronado Beach in San Diego. The resort is just a short distance away from the many attractions that the area has to offer. This charming resort welcomes guests with the promise of a truly unforgettable experience. The guest rooms are sumptuously appointed, featuring refreshing, neutral tones and a peaceful ambience. The rooms are well equipped with modern amenities for added comfort and convenience. Those traveling for work purposes are sure to appreacite the wide range of business and conference facilities that the hotel has to offer. Guests can also enjoy the wonderful leisure and dining facilities that this exemplary hotel provides.

Hotel Del Coronado Refurbishments

  • The outdoor pool is being refurbished.
    September 26, 2019 - May 31, 2020

Hotel Del Coronado Amenities

General Resort Info:
  • Check In/Check Out - 4:00 p.m./12:00 p.m.
  • 757 guest rooms
  • 7 floors in main building
  • Accessible rooms available
  • Non-smoking property
  • Buildings offer elevators and interior corridors
  • Pets under 40lbs allowed; 2 pets per room (fee applies)
  • $30 resort fee includes Wi-Fi

In Each Room:

  • Cable TV
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Mini refrigerator
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Coffee maker
  • Turndown service available upon request
  • Crib, pack 'n' play, toddler bed and childproofing kit available upon request
  • Individual climate control
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobes
  • In-room safe
  • Desk

Dining at Hotel Del Coronado:

  • 3 Quick service location - Babcock & Story Bakery, MooTime Creamery, Boardwalk Bar
  • 5 Table service restaurants - 1500 Ocean, Sheerwater, Crown Room Brunch, ENO, Sun Deck
  • Pool Bar - Splash Bar & Deli
  • Lounges - Sun Deck, Babcock & Story Bar, Sunset Bar, Del Beach Bar
  • Room service 

Recreation at Hotel Del Coronado:

  • 2 Pools - Main Pool and Boardwalk Pool (closed during off-peak season)
  • Cabana rentals
  • Jacuzzi
  • Del Beach
  • Beach Spin at The Del
  • Del Watersports
  • Private beach access and bonfire rentals
  • Bike rentals
  • Spa at The Del
  • Salon
  • Kids' DelVentures - ages 4-12, reservations required
  • Holidays at The Del - The Del turns into an enchanting winter wonderland
  • Shopping on-site
  • Tennis courts


  • Valet and self parking (fee)

Other Services:

  • Concierge services
  • Childcare services
  • Wedding services
  • Laundry/dry cleaning
  • Business center - FedEx Center
  • Conference space and meeting rooms
  • Bellhop
  • ATM

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