Skating by the Sea at the Hotel del Coronado


Skating by the Sea® returns to Hotel del Coronado for the 13th year from Thanksgiving Day, November 23, through January 1. This spectacular ice rink is located seaside on Windsor Lawn and features stunning views of the Pacific and Coronado beach. The Del’s iconic Victorian Building, adorned with thousands of white lights, provides a magical backdrop as holiday music fills the air and guests enjoy hot chocolate and libations.

A portion of the proceeds from The Del’s Skating by the Sea® will be donated to Make-A-Wish San Diego.


Thanksgiving Holidays 
Thanksgiving (Nov. 23): 11am – 9pm
Day After Thanksgiving (Nov 24): 10am – 10pm


Nov 25– Dec 17*
Weekdays: 4pm – 10pm
Saturdays: 10am – 10pm
Sundays: 11am – 8pm

*Wed, Nov 29 the rink is closed all day for a private event. Tue, Dec 5 the rink is reserved from 6-8:30pm for Make a Wish Family Skate Night.

Dec 18 – 31
Mondays to Fridays: 10am – 10pm
Saturdays: 10am –10pm
Sundays: 11am-8pm (includes Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve)

Christmas Day (Dec 25): 11am -9pm

New Year’s Day (Jan 1): 11am – 9pm

RESERVE NOW Open Third Party Booking system

Skating is $30 per person and ice skate rentals are included. Reservations are not required and skating sessions are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tickets are available for purchase at the rink on the day of the event or online. Online tickets act as vouchers for the day. After purchasing online tickets, you may redeem these at any time during rink hours. Skate times may be limited to 90-minutes based on capacity. No in and out privileges.

All skaters must sign a waiver before participating (parent signature required if under 18)Download waiver.

Please note: ice rink schedule and hours may be subject to change and are weather permitting. There are no refunds or exchanges on tickets.


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