Hotel del Coronado - Coronado, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 32° 40.830 W 117° 10.663
11S E 483338 N 3615882
Quick Description: This hotel was the nation's largest beach resort when it opened in 1888.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/22/2012 6:33:37 PM
Waymark Code: WME9G2
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Where's George
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Long Description:
This hotel has been the vacation spot for celebrities and politicians, has been the site for several films and books, and is located on one of America's finest beaches in the posh San Diego neighbor community of Coronado.
The 1,000 Places to See in the U.S.A. & Canada Before You Die book further informs us that the hotel has hosted 14 Presidents and is famous for the Marilyn Monroe film "Some Like It Hot" being filmed here. The hotel is on the National Register of Historic Places...and is reportedly haunted, see (visit link)

See the Hotel's website at (visit link)

The hotel is rightfully the first attraction listed on Coronado's official tourism website: (visit link)
The "Official Tourism" URL link to the attraction: [Web Link]

The attraction’s own URL: [Web Link]

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Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Half of a day (2-5 hours)

Transportation options to the attraction: Not listed

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