Explore Hotel del Coronado at your own pace with this self-guided audio tour that shares entertaining stories and the compelling history of this world famous resort.
Self-guided, at your own pace
60 minutes of recorded content
Covers Del history from 1888-today
Transcript available upon request
The Del’s new self-guided tours offer a fun experience based on letters, records and oral histories from previous guests and staff. Hear about their experiences, and the resort’s history, through audio reenactments as you explore the property.
Learn about physical features such as the hotel’s distinct architecture, remaining antique furniture and public rooms. Discover which celebrity once offered $25,000 for part of the historic bar, what it was like to be stationed at The Del during WWII or anecdotes from Billy Wilder about the filming of Some Like It Hot. Step back in time and relive a unique chapter in American history.
Hotel del Coronado Self-Guided Audio Tour
Available daily from the Ice House Museum from 10am-5pm.
The Ice House Museum is located south of the main hotel between the Power Plant and Laundry.
Reservations are not required and tickets can be used any day.
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Ice House Museum- 1500 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118
Street or hotel valet and self-parking
Prices the same regardless of age.
Available only in English.