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Lots of shops, restaurants, beach shores, and beautiful weather!!!!
Coronado didn't start to develope till two retired business men decided to build Hotel Coronado in 1885 who had to developed the island to make inhabital and brought in water, electricity, a ferry and a rail system on the island. They even planted the old trees you may notice still thriving every where. Hotel Cornando soon became the "the talk of the Western World" with offering first class grand service. It has been visited by Presidents, Royalty, and countless celebrities. It has been the backdrop of so many famous movies like for example with Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemmon "Some Like It Hot". I love this movie still. You must visit!
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I visit here probaby twice a year since this is my sister's favorite spot. They have one of the best beaches in California.
Update! Since this lovely photo of some of the most important people in my life. My little neice has since married and has three children. They are all just as adorable as she is and so is her wonderful hubby. I visit them often.
Ahhh.....I think my sis and my neice are movie star want-ta-bees.....LOL!
It was a lovely day, my niece just graduated from one of San Diego University, we had a lovely lunch and went exploring. We explored the whole hotel. It was a bit crowded, but we enjoyed our time. A really beautiful area.
Hotel Coronado - It also made famous because of the Ghost of Kate Morgan. She checked in in 1892 depondent and weak. Five days later her lifeless body was found on the exterior hotel staircase. It was assumed she claimed her own life. So sad:-( If I could hug her I would. She is still being seen strolling the halls ways of Hotel Coronado to this day.
Haunted Hotels- Kate Morgan “Beautiful Stranger.”
- Pros:Just a very beautiful area!!
- In a nutshell:I think everyone should visit. Great place to explore!
Located in front of Hotel del Coronado along Orange Ave is the Coronado's Clock by E. Howard estimated early 1900's, the... more travel advice
Located on Churchill Place off Orange Avenue is a beautiful Queen Anne style home that was built in 1888 by a Mr.... more travel advice
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