Glorietta Bay Park 1975 Strand Way, Coronado, CA92118 Glorietta Bay Park is located between the Coronado Community Center and the Naval Amphibious Base. It includes a small…More beach along Glorietta Bay, where people can swim and watch the passing boats. The park offers spectacular views of the San Diego–Coronado Bay Bridge and the Coronado Golf Course. It has a large playground and grass area with palm trees surrounded by flowerbeds. There are picnic tables and public restrooms. Charming benches line the little pathway in front of the seawall, which is a great spot to read a book or enjoy a sack lunch—or both. The park also has a launching facility, where people can launch their boats and park their trailers free of charge.
Coronado's community center is the one of the city's finest attributes. The building was completed in 2005 and is…More located on Strand Way, just south of City Hall. This state-of-the-art, 90,000-square-foot facility includes a pool complex with a 50-meter competitive pool and a shallow recreational pool, a gym with NCAA regulation-sized basketball courts with lines for volleyball and badminton, an indoor climbing wall, a fitness center with updated equipment and stunning bay views, a dance studio, a community theater playhouse and a lobby with a snack bar and lounge areas.
The Nautilus Banquet Room is available for private parties (The Knot magazine even named this location a "top pick" for weddings, as voted by local brides). The room can seat about 300 people and boasts sweeping views of Glorietta Bay and the San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge. The Center has a fully equipped catering kitchen, for private party and playhouse use. It also offers two additional activity and meeting rooms for community gatherings.
In addition, the building contains the administrative offices for the Department of Recreation Services.
Coronado Senior Center 1019 7th St, Coronado, CA92118 Since 1972, the Coronado Senior Center has been a gathering spot for local adults over the age of 50. The center is…More located in a small building next to the library, adjacent to the lawn bowling green. The center offers a variety of recreational and social activities, such as weekly bridge games, discussion groups, film forums, pinochle, book clubs, bingo and "chair" yoga. Special events include an annual harbor cruise and trips to local casinos. The center hosts group breakfasts and luncheons on a monthly basis. Additionally, the center helps seniors with more practical needs, including legal aid and tax preparation. The center currently serves about 400 seniors. The membership rate is $30 per year, which includes access to the center's library of books and movies. While they are separate organizations, the center also acts as the clubhouse for the Coronado Lawn Bowling Club.
This two-lane launch ramp is located between Glorietta Bay Park and the Community Center. Boaters can spend the day…More exploring the surrounding waterways, while enjoying beautiful views of the San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge and downtown San Diego. Ramp usage is free of charge, and people can park their trailers in the adjacent lot, which only has a few spots and tends to fill up quickly on weekends and holidays. Vehicles must be attached to a boat trailer in order to utilize the lot. Vehicles without trailers will be towed at the owner's expense.
Note: This launch ramp does not have wash down facilities.