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    Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort

    1551 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106-3102
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
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    • Average12%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    “private beach” (18 reviews)
    “marina side” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here for a night. It's right on the marina with a cute beach area with fire pits and some tables. Went to happy hour at the bar with $5 well drinks. The lobby is so cute with a pretty big fireplace. Parking is easy...More

    Thank Nicole M
    Response from DennisVin, Manager at Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House ResortResponded 13 December 2015

    Thanks for sharing the visit and feedback with us, Nicole. I's a pleasure to hear you enjoyed our comforts, conveniences and views, and we hope you'll think of us again for your next San Diego overnight!

    Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

    I was here for two nights for a business meeting. I had a junior suite in the main building. The room was very nice. The bed was particularly comfy !! I enjoyed the Vessel bar and restaurant. Good food and very friendly staff. The property...More

    Thank UKWildcat22
    Response from DennisVin, Manager at Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House ResortResponded 7 December 2015

    We're as excited to have welcomed you as we are to hear the enjoyment of your stay. From guest services, to in-room comforts and beyond, we work hard to ensure an unrivaled experience, and we hope to share even more of this commitment in travels...More

    Reviewed 2 December 2015

    I loved the location of this property as it is a great place to stay after a concert at Humphrey's. Our suite was large and nicely updated. The hotel was clean and the restaurant/bar was fun at night. Breakfast was also very good.

    Thank Christiana H
    Response from DennisVin, Manager at Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House ResortResponded 4 December 2015

    We're delighted to have provided a restful retreat after your time spent out and about, and even more so to have started your morning on all the right notes. Thanks for sharing and for choosing our Kona Kai Resort!

    Reviewed 2 December 2015

    Stayed in Kona Kai, what a great property. My family enjoyed every moment and can't wait to come back! I'm a big fan of balconies, loved the room, clean, spacious and great views. Left the Windows opened and enjoyed the ocean views... Thanks again!!!

    1  Thank Otrani1127
    Response from DennisVin, Manager at Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House ResortResponded 3 December 2015

    The pleasure was entirely our own, and we're delighted you and the family enjoyed our comforts and views. Please don't hesitate to touch base in advance if there's anything more we can do to enhance return travels!

    Reviewed 1 December 2015

    When service is top notch, food is scrumptious and ambiance competes with a gorgeous marina and bay view for beauty, you've got a dream get-away! The Kona-Kai is delightful from the first moment you drive in. My husband holds honors status with a prestigious hotel...More

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    Response from DennisVin, Manager at Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House ResortResponded 2 December 2015

    We're humbled by such kind feedback and delighted to have you as guests and fans of our resort. Thanks for visiting and taking the opportunity to share; we look forward to welcoming you back and to building another memorable stay!

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$193 - US$426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #11 On the Beach Hotel in San Diego
    • #20 Spa Hotel in San Diego
    • #32 Luxury Hotel in San Diego
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 129
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    Cameron L
    20 July 2017|
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    Response from Antonio C | Reviewed this property |
    Hey.. the place is cool and at night the provate beach has torches and fire placesso very romantic. Rooms are nice too.. i would recommend it if you want to go in couples :)
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    "Marina views are nicer than the bay views."
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    "Ocean view"
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    "Marina view is best and court yard the least desireable"
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    "Do not stay at Kona Kai. It only looks good on the website"
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