Seaside charm. Iconic architecture. Modern touches and casual elegance. Make America’s most beloved beach the backdrop to your #DelMemories.
Situated on America’s most beloved beach, The Del is an iconic destination on every savvy traveler’s must-see list. Our ever-evolving transformation embodies the resort’s character agelessly, blending our legendary past with the relevance of a coastal Southern California lifestyle. With a charmed location, a blissful setting and historic architecture paired with modern touches, The Del creates memorable beach traditions for every generation.
A living legend for more than 128 years, The Del celebrates its rich history as the proud host to celebrities, royalty and beach-loving guests for generations.
Built in 1888 and designated a National Historic Landmark in 1977, Hotel del Coronado is an American treasure with more than a century of stories to tell. The Del’s visionary founders, Elisha Babcock and H.L. Story, dreamed of building a seaside resort that would be “the talk of the Western world.” Since then, the resort has become a living legend, visited by celebrities, dignitaries and U.S. presidents. Explore the Hotel del Coronado history timeline below, or visit the resort’s Est. 1888 store for history display cases and the downstairs history hallway to view large historic photographs.
Location: Coronado, CA
Distance from Airport: San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) approx. 20 mins. away
Distance from Cruise Terminal: San Diego Cruise Ship Terminal approx. 16 mins away
For generations the iconic Hotel del Coronado and its glittering sands have served as the backdrop for timeless experiences. The Del is an adventurous world all its own, a beachfront playground drawing those to its unrivaled setting, relaxed beauty and seaside charm. Whether you’re looking for outdoor adventure, a romantic getaway, or just a relaxed afternoon alongside a private pool or beach, magical memories begin at The Del.
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