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Kona Kai Resort, Gallery & Botanic Garden

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I recently celebrated our 20th Wedding Anniversary at the Kona Kai and the 3 days that we spent there were absolute perfection. The property is gorgeous and so peaceful and the staff was extremely warm and sincere. What a trip! We sipped wine as we applauded each sunset from our dockside chaise lounges. We also really enjoyed...

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Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a 2 bedroom oceanfront suite for 6 days, and we were impressed with the grounds, staff, and cleanliness of the accommodations. Everyone was very eager to please, the bay view is beautiful, loved the iguanas too. The water and fruit by the pool and the continental breakfast were nice touches. Had a fishing guide pick us up at...

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o'fallon IL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay at Kona Kai was simply amazing. My husband and I eloped there and the staff were incredible - they were helpful and kind, they answered all our questions and were responsive to messages. They upgraded our room when we arrived, helped decorate for the ceremony and showed back vendors. They made sure our big day was absolutely perfect...

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1Thank michellenewcomb
Gananoque, Canada
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Stayed for two nights and wish we had planned a longer stay. Tucked away (bayside ) a quiet and peaceful small resort with all you need. Beautiful bungalows ( clean and well appointed ), wonderful Botanic Gardens, pool with hot tube, beach with kayaks, peddle boat, lounges and sun cover. You will not go wrong with your stay. The staff...

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

We only spent one night at this very romantic resort. Great property, closed to the main road but very quite with a beatiful garden. From our room, which was fully equipped with kitchen, (pineapple suite) we could enjoy an amazing view of the ocean.

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Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a memorable 4 night stay in this exclusive resort. We arrived in a down pour, early evening, but Jennifer was on hand to greet us and show us to our perfect hideaway, Kiwi. One of the smaller properties, but perfect with comfortable Queen bed and two seater sofa plus a fridge, coffee maker and glasses for sunset...

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Lanesboro, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Our first time in the Keys. The experience was amazing! The staff was so friendly and helpful with everything from helping us schedule our time most efficiently to get the most from our stay. Also knowledgeable with all the Keys has to offer restaurants, attractions etc.. Our room was very well kept and the grounds & gardens were beautiful. Our...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This was one of the most beautiful place (quite, peaceful and romantic) my husband and I stayed. The check-in staff was very friendly. I agreed with other reviewers: the young lady at check-out was a little cold. Our stay included Kayaking, Paddle Boarding or boating, Ping Pong playing, hammocks, tennis, a beautiful pool with hot tub looking at the ocean...

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

My best friend surprised me with a trip to the Keys for my birthday, our first stop was Kona Kai and we fell in love with this place. They are the quintessential spirit of the Keys. We were greeted at the door of our little "cottage" room with a card that had my name and a bow attached wishing me...

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Jersey
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We stayed at the Kona Kai as part of a four week tour and it is lovely. It is a small but very classy resort and when we arrived, we were the only guests and they had upgraded us to the best room, front of house, overlooking the harbour, and it was lovely. There were other guests on two nights...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersSilver level
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Owned and operated by the same family since 1991 and a "Fodor’s Choice" selection since 2009, Kona Kai is a magical hideaway, teeming with the natural beauty of old Key Largo and hand polished into one of the most exclusive resorts in the Florida Keys. With all new accommodations in 2013, Kona Kai is reserved for adults. Offering highly praised personalized concierge service, Kona Kai is regularly recommended by leading travel publications and websites. SInce the 2011 addition of "The Botanic Gardens at Kona Kai," guests enjoy our gardens day and night; complimentary tours for all registered guests are offered by our staff ethnobotanist. Kona Kai is a classic Keys experience; the perfect alternative if you're seeking to avoid the crowds and formality of a big resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kona Kai Resort, Gallery & Botanic Garden

Address: 97802 Overseas Hwy, MM 98, Key Largo, FL 33037-2229
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key Largo
Price Range: $265 - $664 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Kona Kai Resort & Gallery Hotel Key Largo
Kona Kai Resort And Gallery
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“We prefer having a water view, but all of the cottages are lovely.”
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“Loved the water view.”
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“Treat yourself to close to the beach”
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