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Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort

AMOMAUSD 209*
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#82 of 279 Hotels in San Diego
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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

The resort was under going renovations at the time of our visit . I can't wait to go back and see finished product. Our room was spacious and decorated lovely. Our marina/pool view was spectacular. Kudos to Todd,Chrissie,and Maria. They made our stay even better. They were very informative,friendly,and courteous. Each one is an asset to your wonderful resort. Thanks,...

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St. Pete Beach, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Mixed business/pleasure trip. The location, pool, room with porch, and bathroom are all lovely. Cost is higher than a hotel because of resort tax. I feel nickel an dimed when they present $5.00 water in the room... If i can afford 200/night I can afford the water, but so can they. $27.00 parking and no EV chargers. No coffee in...

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Thank BigFrogJeremy
Surprise, Arizona
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Don't go to this resort until they are finished renovations. No front entrance . Can't get front desk to answer...might be better when work completed. Rooms are clean. No micro. Small refrig. Limited drawer space to place clothes.

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Thank kitbrennan5
Fresno, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great location, a little pricey, but overall pretty good. Great location, rooms ok, but views are great. A lot of children at pool on weekens, very noisy, lunch and dinner service great, but breakfast service terrible. Overall ok experience

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Thank Neil G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Kona Kai is amazing!!! The room was Beautiful, it had a modern design with a spacious layout . The views are breathtaking, the food is so delicious and most of all Carlos is courteous,professional and friendly. His warm welcome set the tone for a wonderful stay. I will definitely be staying at the Kona Kai on my next vacation...

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Thank Kenyatta S
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Kona Kai is undergoing a renovation. The rooms are done as is the lobby and the restaurant. I loved staying here. The view over the marina from my room and balcony was beautiful. The pool area is lovely and the pool was heated. The food at the restaurant was delicious and the service and atmosphere were great. Finally, I...

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Thank oclinda2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful resort hotel is in a great location on Shelter Island. The rooms are nice, the pool area is tropical and the gym is a exceptional. The staff is friendly and very helpful. The restaurants are expensive for what they offer but there are so many great place to dine in San Diego, you should not have to rely...

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KKRManagement, Manager at Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback meanmachine439! We're so glad to hear that you found our staff friendly and helpful throughout your stay! We certainly agree that our gym is an exceptional amenity. Be sure to check out our complimentary fitness classes on your next visit. We look forward to seeing you again in San Diego!

South Gate, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were celebrating my friend's birthday in San Diego and booked a room on Hotel Tonight and arrived to check in at around 9pm. A nice young gentleman named Carlos was able to assist us with our check in and he even upgraded us to a marina view room!!! So unexpected and so nice of him. The room was beautiful...

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KKRManagement, Manager at Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments nancymascorro94! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay at our resort, and that Carlos was so helpful in making your friend's birthday weekend special (he will appreciate your kudos). We look forward to seeing you again in San Diego!

Mission Viejo, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed two nights over the Easter weekend. I was concerned about the construction that is going on near the lobby entrance, but it did not affect any of the rooms. The interior of the resort has been remodeled beautifully. We stayed in room 206 with a view of the pool and marina. We celebrated my son's 30th birthday in...

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KKRManagement, Manager at Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your five star review Jennifer M! We're so pleased you enjoyed your son's birthday trip at our resort, and that you found our food and service outstanding. On your next visit, be sure to enjoy some time at our pool Tiki Bar (we boast the same amazing food and service poolside)! We look forward to seeing you...

Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife & I arrived on February 1, 2017 around 1PM after a long flight from Canada. We were tired and hoped to check-in for our 3 night stay. Had a temporary office set up and when I located it we were advised the hotel had been full and we would have to wait until 4PM to check-in. They offered...

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KKRManagement, Manager at Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments on your past stay bird481. We would like to apologize that your visit in February did not exceed your expectations. We are very pleased to announce that our Lobby doors were only closed for a short period of time, and there was no construction in the Lobby (the re-paving of our driveway however, did occur...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
Vessel Restaurant + Bar
Vessel Restaurant + Bar
Cuisines: Seafood, American, Bar, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At the tip of Shelter Island, the southern California vibe emanates at our beachfront hotel in San Diego. Sun, surf and sea create the tropical essence of our beachfront hotel in San Diego. With a rich history steeped in the beat and bravura of Polynesian and Spanish Colonial, Kona Kai Resort & Spa is a restyled creation of fresh, fun elegance punctuated by casual luxury. Fresh off a $22 million dollar transformation, the updated property features newly renovated bathrooms with glass enclosed showers in every guestroom, revitalized common areas and a luxurious spa, SpaTerre, offering the finest services from all over the world. Perfect for an executive meeting, a surprise getaway or a romantic wedding, Kona Kai Resort & Spa offers the right space for the right occasion. You'll find that space amidst quiet, private beaches, lush tropical gardens, astounding bay and marina views along San Diego's most magnificent stretch of waterfront. Relax poolside while you take in the view of Kona Kai Marina from the Tiki Bar or zip around the San Diego Bay on jet skis and see the city from a new perspective. Kona Kai Resort & Spa is the perfect place to start living. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort

Address: 1551 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $294 - $620 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 129
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Also Known As:
Kona Kai Hotel San Diego
Kona Kai Resort San Diego
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#11 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
#20 Spa Hotel in San Diego
#31 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
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“Choose marina side”
kitbrennan5, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Pool side view is the best”
  • spacious rooms
meanmachine439, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Do not take a room near the exit doors that lead outside - very noisy”
bird481, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book the junior suite and don't let them toss you into a smaller room”
califbikegal, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“lower level with marina view”
AlyTayHayAlex, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
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