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Kona Kai Resort Spa & Marina

1551 Shelter Island Dr
San Diego, CA 92106
800.566.2524 (Toll-Free)

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Region: Point Loma, Harbor Island & Shelter Island

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Visit the newly enhanced Kona Kai Resort, which is chock full of activities, adventures and amenities. From lazing on our private beach to enjoying cocktails poolside. From paddle boarding and kayaking to chartering a sailboat or fishing off the pier. From badminton to bonfires, your request is our desire. Let us know how we can make your visit the most amazing ever.


Lazing by the pool might just be the extent of your perfect getaway. We offer poolside service, and stunning views. As you bask in the San Diego sun, we'll provide picturesque scenery of the gorgeous boats housed in the marina, all kids of sailboats gliding by, lush green gardens, the sandy, private beach and an occasional sea life visitor.

The Kona Kai Beach

If you're looking for beach luxury, grab a lounge chair and look no further. Kona Kai Resort offers the only privately owned beach in California. Enjoy the sparkling blue waters of the Pacific, white sand and gorgeous views of the Marina.

In the summer experience our new summer music series - Music on the Marina (

What to Know:

  • Newly Renovated Resort
  • The Best San Diego has to Offer!
  • Meetings by Kona Kai
  • Newly renovated Kona Kai Restaurant
  • Enjoy either Marina or Bay Views
  • Weddings by Kona Kai


  • San Diego's only "non membership" private beach with beverage service
  • Water Sport/Bike/Segway Rentals on Property
  • Boat Slip Rentals Available
  • Live Entertainment Scheduled Regularly
  • S'Mores and Dive-In Movie nights
  • Food & Beverage offerings only found at Kona Kai!

More Information

  • Total Number of Guest Rooms: 129
  • Total Number of Restaurants: 1
  • Room Service
  • Concierge Service
  • Destination Weddings
  • Miles from Airport: 3
  • Complimentary Airport Shuttle
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Meeting Room Internet Access
  • AAA Diamond Rating: 3 Diamond
  • Mobile Rating: 3 Star
  • Meets ADA Standard
  • Total Number of Swimming Pools: 1
  • Motorcoach Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Historic Landmark
  • Indoor Corridor
  • Outside Balconies
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront
  • Total Number of Kitchen Units: 1
  • Day Spa On site
  • Health Club On site
  • In room High speed Internet Access
  • On site Audio Visual Company
  • On site Business Center
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