We had the pleasure of working with both Chaplain Mary and Rev. Christopher, they were absolutely wonderful! We eloped on 4th of July and with all that entails, they truly went out of their way to make sure our ceremony was beautiful. – Andrea (WeddingWire)

Coronado, also known as Coronado Island, is a resort city located in San Diego County, California, across and around San Diego Bay from downtown San Diego. Coronado is Spanish for “crowned one”, and thus it is nicknamed The Crown City.

Please add extra time for traffic issues with the directions below. To avoid traffic issues additional directions are listed below….. :o)


“RIDE-SHARE” STREET ADDRESS: 1063 Rh Dana Place Coronado, Ca

GPS COORDINATES: 32.682071, -117.180813

From Interstate 5
Take Coronado Bay Bridge West (Highway 75)
Turn left on Orange Ave
Follow through Coronado and turn right on Rh Dana Place
Hotel Del Coronado will be on your left.
Parking: Street Parking is FREE but can be hard to find. Please allow ample time for Island traffic and parking.

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“THE LOCALS” way to get there!

Take Coronado Bay Bridge West (Highway 75)
Continue west on 4th Avenue past Orange Ave.
Turn left on Alameda Blvd before entering Naval Air Station
Continue until Alameda ends at Ocean Blvd and turn left
Continue on Ocean Blvd. and find parking when you get close to the Hotel Del.
Ceremony location is on the right as the road turns left and changes to R H Dana Place.


Coronado Bay View Park is Wheelchair Accessible

“RIDE-SHARE” STREET ADDRESS: 499 1st St, Coronado, CA 92118

GPS COORDINATES: 32.701633, – 117.178983

From Interstate 5
Take Coronado Bay Bridge West (Highway 75)
Turn RIGHT on Orange Ave
Turn LEFT on 1st Street Where Orange Ave ends at Centennial Park.
Continue to second stop sign (Bay View Park is on your right).

There are three parking spots before the stop sign
There are two parking spots after the stop sign (one is handicapped)
If parking is unavailable, turn around and come back to the stop sign from the other direction
There are two parking spots before the stop sign
There are three parking spots after the stop sign
ALL OTHER parking is resident parking by permit only is clearly marked and is strictly enforced.