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Address: 1100 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118
Phone Number: 619-437-8788
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
Description: A mere two-mile drive from cosmopolitan, downtown San Diego, across one of...
A mere two-mile drive from cosmopolitan, downtown San Diego, across one of the world's most distinctive bridges, is Coronado Island - a world away. Developed in 1888 as a beach resort town, and home to the famous Hotel del Coronado, the island is blessed with one of the finest beaches in the world and bathed in endless sunshine. Coronado today is a vibrant beach community loaded with charm.
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Birdwatchers! Appreciate the comeback of the least tern which nests on the protected shores near the base. Bike path goes length of the peninsula and you will be rewarded with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Birdwatchers! Appreciate the comeback of the least tern which nests on the protected shores near the base. Bike path goes length of the peninsula and you will be rewarded with abundant wildlife views and, of course, shoreline on both sides.

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Jamaica, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Beautiful beaches! Pretty homes. Excellent choices of restaurants. And who doesn't want to visit The Del.

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

If you are looking for a place to relax, walk, shop and dine, then this is the place. You must arrive early to avoid the crowds. The shops on the island by the ferry are a great place to shop. It is very tranquil and a very nice place to spend with your significant other or family. If you have... More 

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Sacramento, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Other than typical traffic for a summer resort, this place was great. The city of Coronado offers free bus service on the Island from City Hall to Ferry Landing. Runs every 20 minutes. Stops in front of Coronado Beach Resort going North and the Del going south. Beats paying for Parking. If you want to go to the Gas Lamp... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The Island was lovely. We go there and it was raining, but given how CA is having a drought, we couldn't begrudge them their rain. The Hotel Del Coronado had random Wednesday fireworks that we got to enjoy. I enjoyed all of our trips across the bridge. Definitely worth checking out for the day or staying here during your San... More 

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Weston, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

From the time you take the bridge to the Loews down the island, it is such a wonderful place! The views are fantastic, the town is quaint and vibrant, full of beautiful buildings, houses, condos, restaurants. The hotel Del Coronado is fabulous and don't forget to walk all the little streets on each side of Orange avenue. You should also... More 

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Needham, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

The most beautiful beach in Southern California. Take a long walk, or hang out for the day. Go up to the hotel del for drinks, have dinner on the other side of the island w/ views of the city. Enjoy a roundtrip ferry ride. Coronado is my favorite part of San Diego!

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Fairfax
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We went to visit Hotel del Coronado. Very beautiful hotel. We enjoyed walking by the waters and very picturesque sceneries.

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Coulee City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

This is a city that cant be ignored while in San Diego, great restaurants, shopping, beaches and things to see. Check out the beach, hotel Del Coronado, bike paths and rentals, golf, people watching on Orange boulevard.

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Chestnut Hill, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Went back for my 50th H.S. reunion. Saw the houses we used to live in when my father was stationed there in the Navy. Wonderful town! Was a sleepy slow town connected to SD by ferry boat when I lived there. Now much busier since the bridge was built. But, still has much of that small town charm. Coronado is... More 

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Address: 1100 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA 92118
Phone Number: 619-437-8788
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Coronado

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