Important information regarding COVID-19:
In light of recent COVID-19 developments, Kona Kai Resort & Spa has made the difficult decision to temporarily suspend operations. Please read the latest updates on operations, changing your travel plans, and how we are protecting our community during the COVID-19 outbreak. READ MORE
At the Kona Kai Resort & Marina, we offer serenity that is timeless. Our eleven acre, year-round resort hotel, fresh off a $22 million renovation, offers new guest room decor, a new Tiki Bar and revamped pool area that reflects the modern San Diego while still celebrating the hotel’s rich history. The Kona Kai has become a maritime haven of casual elegance where nautical chic meets SoCal beach bungalow. One of the most populart San Diego hotels among the great Shelter Island hotels.
Kona Kai Resort is uniquely located to allow easy access to all the exciting area attractions while providing a relaxing retreat from the intensity of dynamic San Diego. Kona Kai Resort is five minutes from Sea World.
The classic style of this San Diego waterfront hotel includes alabaster walls, red tile roofs and archways. These features set the tone of the resort and create a warm and relaxing Colonial Islands atmosphere. The Kona Kai Resort has a wonderful channel view setting and colorful history as a destination for travelers from around the world.
There’s a lot of FUN to have throughout the year in San Diego during your Shelter Island Escape. Plan your next vacation getaway at the Kona Kai Resort & Spa on San Diego’s Shelter Island. Check out the host of great hotel / attraction packages and other added amenities we have in store for you and your family at our waterfront resort and marina.
We hope to see you soon on Pt. Loma Peninsula’s Shelter Island...Where Inspiration Sets Sail.
We await your arrival.
Kona Kai Resort & Spa: Video
Visit the Kona Kai Resort & Spa's website for more details about this incredible Shelter Island hotel property including
• Hotel Accommodations
• Hotel Amenities
• Hotel Services
• Vessel Restaurant
• Hotel Spa Services
• Meeting & Event Facilities
• Photo Gallery
• Marina Information
• Special Vacation Packages
A selection of fine dining restaurants and casual Shelter Island Hotels Restaurants await you. Vessel Restaurant at Kona Kai Resort & Spa offers New American cuisine expertly prepared by Executive Chef Roy Hendrickson, served in a casual, chic atmosphere. Vessel is one of San Diego hotels most popular and sought after dining venues with its fabulous 360° bar and video wall showcasing local landscapes. The coastal fare incorporates local, seasonal and sustainable ingredients, taking traditional delicacies and giving them a flavorful twist.
Overlooking Kona Kai Marina, the Tiki Bar and Pool has sweeping views of the picturesque Point Loma hillside and is the perfect spot to enjoy the San Diego sunshine while sipping on cocktails from our Tiki Bar.
Kona Kai Resort & Spa • 1551 Shelter Island Drive • (619) 221-8000
We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.
1551 Shelter Island Drive San Diego, CA 92106