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Kona Kai San Diego Resort

1551 Shelter Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92106
Nightly Rates: ($159.00 - $209.00)
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating: 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Description:

**WE ARE OPEN**We are thrilled to welcome your clients back to beautiful San Diego. Please visit www.resortkonakai.com for details on our new cleanliness and safety guidelines. Beautifully located on the peninsula of Shelter Island in the famed yachting community of San Diego-Point Loma. Resort offers magnificent garden/marina/and bay views. Kona Kai Resort and Spa is a year round waterfront resort in San Diego designed with a tropical island ambiance. Relax and enjoy the serenity of peaceful waterfront views at our friendly full service San Diego harbor view hotel surrounded by eleven acres of lush tropical gardens. SoCal beach chic guestrooms and suites-luxury spa-fantastic restaurant-tiki bar-pool and on-site private sandy beach with bonfire rings complete this family friendly San Diego resort.

Check In:  4:00 PM
Check Out:  11:00 AM

Native currency:  American Dollars
Number of floors:  3
Number of rooms:  170


The Vessel Restaurant: Located at the resort. Offering fine cuisine on the very tip of San Diegos beautiful Shelter Island. Features casual elegance by the beach and a magnificent view overlooking the Kona Kai Marina.
In Room Dining: The resorts culinary team prides itself in creating an in-room dining menu that has a variety of goodies and is as well-executed in your room as it would be if you were sitting in our dining room.


Childrens's program
Scuba diving
Fitness center on-site
Outdoor pool

Room Info:

Deluxe Guestroom- 1 King Bed: Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Connecting rooms, Bathroom amenities, Shower only, Minibar
Kona Kai Suite 1 King bed w Sofa: Sofa bed, Bathroom amenities, Wet bar, Private bathroom, Connecting rooms, Minibar, Bathtub, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
P - Mobility/Hearing Accessible: Fire alarm with light, Grab bars in bathroom, Bathroom amenities, Connecting rooms, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
Deluxe Guestroom - 2 Queen Beds: Connecting rooms, Bathroom amenities, Bathtub/shower combination, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Minibar
Bay View Guestroom 1 King: Shower only, Bathroom amenities, Minibar, Connecting rooms, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
Bay View Guestroom 2 Queen Beds: Bathroom amenities, Minibar, Connecting rooms, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Bathtub/shower combination
Marina View Guestroom 1 King: Bathroom amenities, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Minibar, Connecting rooms, Shower only
Marina View 2 Queen Beds: Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Bathtub/shower combination, Bathroom amenities, Connecting rooms, Minibar
Dlx Jr Ste - 1 King w Sofabed: Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Shower only, Bathroom amenities, Bathtub, Minibar
H - Fire Pit Junior Suite: Bathtub, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Minibar, Bathroom amenities, Connecting rooms
I - Bayview Junior Suite King: Bathtub, Minibar, Connecting rooms, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Bathroom amenities
Bay View Jr Suite- 2 Queen Bed: Bathroom amenities, Connecting rooms, Bathtub, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
K - Marina View Junior Suite Kin: Bathtub, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Minibar, Connecting rooms, Bathroom amenities
L - Marina View Junior Suite Two: Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Bathroom amenities, Connecting rooms, Bathtub, Minibar
Waterfront Jr Ste W Fireplace: Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Connecting rooms, Bathroom amenities, Bathtub, Minibar, Fireplace
N - Waterview One Bedroom Suite: Sofa bed, Bathroom amenities, Fireplace, Wet bar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Bathtub, Minibar, Connecting rooms

Meeting Facilities:

Point Loma Ballroom: Point Loma Ballroom
Kona Kai Private Beach: The white sand beach overlooking the Kona Kai Marina and Point Loma Hillside is the perfect location for a beach party celebration.
Coronado Room:
Cabo Garden Courtyard:
Marina Terrace:

Hotel Amenities:

(additional fees may apply to certain amenities)

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Accessible parking
  • Catering services
  • Conference facilities
  • Full service housekeeping
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Meeting rooms
  • Parking
  • Public address system
  • Security
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning
  • Children welcome
  • Elevators
  • Health club
  • Interior corridors
  • Non-smoking rooms (generic)
  • Parking fee managed by hotel
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • High speed internet access for laptop in public areas
  • Late check-out available
  • On-Site parking
  • Pets allowed
  • Room service
  • Wakeup service
  • Accessible facilities
  • Business center
  • Complimentary coffee in lobby
  • Free high speed internet connection
  • Hotspots
  • Lounges/bars
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool
  • Room service - limited hours
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas

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Location Description:
Located on the peninsula of Shelter Island in the upscale San Diego neighborhood Point Loma. Centrally located and easy to find from major freeways. Kona Kai Marina is the closest marina to the Point Loma Inlet and the Pacific Ocean. Located only minutes from Downtown San Diego/Lindbergh Field/San Diego International Airport.
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San Diego Zoo

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Univiersity of California San Diego

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Petco Park

San Diego Zoo Safari Park

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Qualcomm Stadium

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