Historic Hotel Del Monte Tour Guide

Before You Begin Your Tour

A visit to the Naval Postgraduate School provides an exceptional opportunity to step back in time and enjoy the history of Hotel Del Monte.

Renowned the world over during its existence from 1880-1943, Del Monte was a pioneer and trendsetter in the fields of recreation and tourism. 

Follow the footsteps of the resort’s guests: American presidents, members of royal families, legends of the silver screen and notables from all walks of life.

Use this personal tour guide to learn more about the hotel and how Del Monte transformed the Monterey Peninsula. Download a pocket tour guide.

This tour was researched and designed by John Sanders.  For more information, contact Dudley Knox Library Special Collections & Archives, speccoll@nps.edu.