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Junior Suite, 2 Queen Beds, View
420 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Junior Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Marina View
420 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Junior Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Fireplace
420 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Junior Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed
377 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds, View
360 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Junior Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, View
420 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Junior Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Marina View
420 square feet
1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds, Pool View
360 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds
360 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Marina View
360 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed
360 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 King Bed, View
360 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Pool View
360 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
Select dates to see price
Room, 2 Queen Beds, Marina View
360 square feet
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Sprawling Shelter Island resort on San Diego Bay

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
On private beach
24-hour business center

Island in the bay

Situated at the tip of Shelter Island, this 8-acre resort is 6 miles (9.7 kilometers) from SeaWorld and Seaport Village; historic Old Town and downtown San Diego are 7 miles (11.3 kilometers) away.

Dining with marina view

Vessel Restaurant and Bar - With a 360° bar at its center, and video wall showcasing local landscapes, this fine dining venue incorporates local, seasonal, and sustainable ingredients, taking traditional delicacies and giving them a flavorful twist

Paloma Bar - Poolside bar featuring a menu with snacks and signature cocktails.

Tiki Bar - Overlooking Kona Kai Marina, the poolside Tiki Bar has sweeping views of the picturesque Point Loma hillside for guests to enjoy while sipping a cocktail.

Tropical theme

All Kona Kai Resort guestrooms have a tropical theme and rattan furniture. Spacious rooms provide private patios or balconies and WiFi.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort

1551 Shelter Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92106

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

At the tip of Shelter Island, this 8-acre California resort is adjacent to San Diego Bay, with direct access to a private beach, and 7 miles from downtown San Diego.

The Kona Kai Resort & Spa offers 2 outdoor swimming pools, 2 poolside bars, a spa tub, a fitness facility, and a sand beach. The full-service, ocean view Spa Terre at Kona Kai Resort & Spa provides guests body scrubs, facial and body treatments, manicures and pedicures, a full menu of massages, a mud bath, and steam room. Room service is available during limited hours. The resort covers 50,000 square feet (4,645 square meters) of event space, including the Point Loma ballroom.

Additional amenities include luggage storage, tour/ticket assistance, WiFi, and valet parking (fees apply). Bike rentals are available onsite.

Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort is a smoke-free property.

  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • On private beach
  • Conference space size (meters) - 5203
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Total number of rooms - 170
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Number of poolside bars - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Marina on site
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Electric car charging station
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Year Built 1959
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Steam room
  • Children's club (free)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Spa services on site
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 56000
  • Ballroom
  • Reception hall
  • Spa tub
  • Beach towels
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Free WiFi
  • Children's club (free)
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Kona Kai Resort & Spa, A Noble House Resort offers 170 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels and pay movies. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. This San Diego hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Individually decorated
  • Free local calls
  • Pillow menu
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Balcony or patio
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Digital TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Premium bedding
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Pay movies
  • iPod docking station
  • Down comforter

Where to Eat

Room service is available during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

This San Diego resort includes 2 outdoor swimming pools with room to swim laps or splash. The surrounding sundeck includes a spa tub. The Kona Kai Resort offers a private beach with volleyball (no swimming). Luaus are held on the beach during summertime. The fitness facility offers aerobics and other classes (surcharge). Guest have complimentary access to the use of bicycles. 2 massage rooms are also on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Beach yoga on site
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Boat tours on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site

Spa Services

The full-service, ocean view SpaTerre at Kona Kai Resort & Marina provides body scrubs, facial and body treatments, manicures and pedicures, a full menu of massages, a mud bath, and steam room. Guests under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Number of treatment rooms 6
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18
  • Sports massage
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 2:00 AM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 50.00 per pet, per day
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room (up to 100 lb)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 110.00 per night
  • Resort fee: USD 34.94 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access
  • Spa tub access
  • Beach access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Children's club/arcade access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 12 and USD 25 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 30.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 30.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Kona Kai Resort & Marina San Diego
  • Kona Kai Hotel San Diego
  • Kona Kai Resort Spa San Diego
  • Kona Kai Resort Spa
  • Kona Kai Spa San Diego
  • Kona Kai Spa
  • Kona Kai Resort San Diego

We should mention

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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