Hotel Del Coronado
Coronado, California
The Venue

Hotel del Coronado, lovingly referred to as 'Hotel del' blends seaside charm with modern luxury for a perfect wedding weekend on Coronado Island. This iconic resort, just minutes away from San Diego features an oceanfront ceremony venue. Whether you're a local Southern Californian or planning a destination wedding, look no further than Hotel del. Treat yourself and your guests to a true Southern California escape at this iconic luxury resort.


Host your sangeet, garba, haldi, pooja, maiyan -- any Indian wedding event. Hotel del features several indoor and outdoor event spaces with ceremony capacities ranging from 70 to almost 1200, as well as indoor and outdoor reception venues with capacities ranging from 100 to 850 guests. 


The iconic Hotel del is on Coronado Island, minutes from San Diego.

San Diego International (SAN) 9 mi.; approx. 20 min. without traffic
John Wayne (SNA) 90 mi.; approx. 90 min. without traffic
Long Beach (LGB) 140 mi.; approx. 2 hours 20 min. without traffic
Airport Shuttle

The hotel does not offer an airport shuttle. However the hotel is only about 8 miles SW from San Diego Airport. You're encouraged to use a rideshare app or call the concierge for help arranging transportation, 619.435.6611.


Venue Ceremony Capacity Reception Capacity Ceiling Height Indoor/Outdoor
Crown Room 980 450 30' Indoor
Ballroom 910 600 30'1" Indoor
Carousel Room 175 200 9'5" Indoor
Empress Hall/Regent Hall 956 410 22'2" Indoor
Regent/Viceroy Hall 956 410 22'2" Indoor
Upper Grande 1188 680 22'2" Indoor
Windor Lawn 950 850 N/A Outdoor
Garden Patio 350 250 N/A Outdoor
Vista Walk 100 N/A N/A Outdoor
Beach 100 Main/ 650 North Beach N/A N/A Outdoor
Sun Deck 390 340 N/A Outdoor
Paseo South/North 400 350 N/A Outdoor


The capacity chart includes space occupied for a dance floor, bars, DJ booth, and a cake table.

Banquet Tables

Hotel del offers round tables for 8 or 10 guests as well as rectangular tables which are popular for seating family as well as the wedding party.

Guests per Table

Round tables seat 8 or 10 guests per table. 

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Venue + closest airport(s)

General Pricing


Indoor ceremony fees range from $1500++ to $2000++
Outdoor ceremony fees range from $1000++ to $8000++ for a beach ceremony

++ refers to service charge and tax.
Indoor events are subject to 25% service charge + the current sales tax. 
Outdoor events are subject to 28% service charge + the current sales tax. 



$65++ per person for an outside catered lunch with non-alcoholic beverages. A Food & Beverage Minimum may apply and varies based on which venue the lunch will be held in. 


Approx. $114.50 per person for indoor receptions, including service charge and tax
Approx. $117 per person for outdoor events, including service charge and tax

Prices above are based on buffet style, indoor reception. Inquire for information about outdoor receptions. Outdoor reception curfew: 10pm.

Required: you must provide at least two printed menu cards per table indicating that the menu was prepared by (name of caterer).

Prices are subject to change. 
Listed prices do not replace nor supercede quotes, propsals and other information from Hotel del.

Package Inclusions

Ceremony Package Includes:

Outdoor chairs and setup
Sound system with lapel mic
Infused water station
Bridal ready room
Groom finishing room
Tables with house linens
Vendor Green Room

Reception Package Includes:

Standard banquet tables including 66” and 72” rounds
Standard banquet chairs
6’x30” and 8’x30” rectangular
Sweetheart table and cake table
Mocha, champagne or blue table linens
Brown or white napkins
Parquet dance floor
Service staff, bartenders, and designated banquet manager. The hotel provides 1 server for every 25 guests.
All barware including glassware, flatware or china
Cake Cutting
1 room for 1 night for the couple
The outside catering fee is subject to a 25% service charge + sales tax. For outdoor events sales tax is 28% + sales tax.


$15 per vehicle, self parking
$25 per vehicle, valet

Hotel Rooms

They will be happy to setup a room block contract. 

Outside Catering

Ceremony Flame Indoors

Ceremony Flame Outdoors

Horse Baraat

Elephant Baraat

Day-of Coordinator Required?

Rain Back up?

Gazebo For Ceremony?


Indoor Ceremony Capacity


Outdoor Ceremony Capacity


Reception Capacity

Outside Catering

You are encouraged to select one of the pre-approved outside caterers below. If you prefer to work with a caterer that is not on the list Hotel del will share more info on the outside caterer approval process. 

Some Outside Caterer Approval Requirements:
Outside Caterers must be fully self-contained throughout the event and setup a tented satellite kitchen.
Outside Caterers are not allowed to use Hotel del's kitchen nor equipment.
Outside Caterers must have a valid $1,000,000 liability insurance policy with insured primary endorsement.
Outside Caterers must provide all chafing dishes, sternos, serving utensils and display trays.
Please request more info for additional outside caterer requirements.

Pre-approved Outside Caterers:
Manohar’s Delhi Palace: 626-964-0343
Mantra Catering: 951-739-9401
Masala Street: 858-412-5897 

Kitchen Access

Outside Caterers may not use Hotel del's kitchen. However they are welcome to setup a satellite kitchen. 

Alcohol Options

Hotel del is happy to offer a consumption bar option as well as package bars.

Ceremony & Baraat Info

Outdoor Ceremony Flame:

allowed, no worries.

Indoor Ceremony Flame:

not allowed.

Anand Karaj:

We recognize that Sikh weddings are traditionally held in a Gurdwara. If you plan to have a Sikh wedding at Hotel del, the staff will happily work with you to set up the ceremony per your needs.

The closest Gurdwara to Hotel del is the Sikh Foundation Gurdwara San Diego, about 25.5 miles north of the resort.


Hotel del welcomes horse baraat celebrations. Sorry, no elephant nor car baraats. 

Rain Back Up

Hotel del's staff will work with you to move your event to an appropriate space indoors. If your ceremony requires a flame, please note that in case of inclement weather, the ceremony flame will not be allowed indoors. Please request a quote for more information. 

Nearby Temples/Mosques

Since Indian Weddings are religious and cultural events, this is a list of Mandirs, Masjids, Jamat Khanas, Gurdwaras, and Jain Centers in Southern California. 


All vendors are required to carry liability insurance and sign the hotel's conduct form. 

Recent Weddings

Tented Sikh wedding, on the beach, Same Day Edit video at Hotel del Coronado, by Impressive Creations.