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Kona Kai Resort & Spa

1551 Shelter Island Dr
San Diego, CA 92106
(800) 566-2524 (Toll-Free)

(619) 221-8000
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Region: Point Loma, Harbor Island & Shelter Island

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Visit the newly revitalized Kona Kai Resort & Spa, 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. Private cabanas are available for rental and offer sweeping views of the Point Loma hillside. 

The Kona Kai Beach

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

Experience Vessel Live and catch free live entertainment at Vessel Restaurant and Bar (

What to Know:

  • Newly Renovated Resort
  • Close to 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
  • Room Service
  • Concierge Service
  • Destination Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Indoor Corridor
  • Outside Balconies
  • Ocean View
  • Outdoor
  • Kid Friendly
  • Waterfront
  • Total Number of Kitchen Units: 1
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