2018 marks a big year for two extremely esteemed vacation properties—Hotel del Coronado in California and Ponte Vedra Inn & Club in Florida. Both hotels are celebrating monumental anniversaries (130 and 90, respectively) with year-long events that commemorate each of their many milestones.
Hotel del Coronado, better known as The Del, is considered a San Diego legend along the West Coast and a must-see destination for travellers. Over the years, its prestigious guests have ranged from Brad Pitt and Oprah Winfrey to Walt Disney and Jimmy Stewart.
In honor of nearly a century and a half of business, The Del is offering an exclusive 130th Anniversary Offer which grants guests a $130 resort credit with any two-night stay now through December 31, 2018. As part of their program — “130 Years of Del Memories; One Year of Epic Events” — the hotel will also be throwing beach parties, hosting wellness weekends and providing a summer-long California Clambake Series.
VUE had the pleasure of visiting Ponte Vedra Inn & Club not too long ago, a well-regarded resort known for its country club charm, championship golf courses and established elegance. As part of their 90th anniversary program — ”Ponte Vedra Through the Years” — they will be offering an over-the-top Grand Celebration Package which goes for about $90,000.
The packages includes: Round trip transportation to the resort by helicopter or private jet; Luxury car transfers to and from the airport; A three-night stay in the Penthouse Suite; Welcome amenity of diamond and emerald brooch for her and diamond and emerald lapel pin for him; Personally monogrammed luxury robes; Entire spa exclusively reserved for the couple for a half day; Private helicopter tour of the area; Video created about the couple’s love story to be shared with them for the first time on the beach at dusk; Unlimited Dom Perignon; Private sunrise breakfast on the beach or luxurious breakfast in bed; Private dinner at The Chef’s Table at Seahorse Grille; Private dinner on the famed Island Hole of the Ocean Course; Private dinner on the Penthouse Suite; Craft cocktail making classes; Afternoon oysters and champagne on the beach.
Ponte Vedra Inn & Club will also be hosting several themed events throughout the year such as a 1940’s WWII Officer Ball Dinner, 1950’s Friday Night Sock Hop, 1970’s Studio “28” Disco and 1980’s Halloween Masquerade Ball.
For more information on either of these deals, please see each of the hotel’s websites.