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Local Attractions

SeaWorld & San Diego Zoo

SeaWorld and the San Diego Zoo are each within minutes of the Kona Kai Resort and Spa.

Fishing and other water sports are also close to the waterfront Kona Kai Resort and Spa in San Diego. A dynamic and interesting city, San Diego is the second largest in California.

Historic Old Town & Gas Lamp District

From museums and art galleries, Historic Old Town and the Downtown Gaslamp District offer modern day attractions only found in San Diego, CA. Other attractions include the Reuben H. Fleet Space Theater and Science Center, Birch Aquarium and the Midway Aircraft Museum. San Diego offers something for everyone


Fishing in San Diego Bay is a must for fishing enthusiasts. In the late 1940s, the waters off San Diego supplied as much as two-thirds of the nation's supply of tuna, and now the sport fishing fleet offers more than 75 large commercial vessels and several dozen private charter yachts, and a variety of half-day, full-day, and multi-day trips.

Stars & Stripes Sailing Experience

Daily 3 hour sails departing at 12:00 pm in the winter and 1 pm during daylight savings time. Cost: $100 for adults and $50 for children under the age of 13.

Private charters are available for a minimum of $1,200. Maximum number of guests is 24. Description: 3 hours of great fun and a life time experience, includes snacks, beverages & photos.

Book directly or ask the hotel to make your reservations:
Captain Lynn Hanna
Tel: 619-255-4705

Other Great Places to Visit

Other great places to visit include Cabrillo National Monument, PETCO Park and Qualcomm Stadium for sporting events, and La Jolla.

The waterfront of San Diego is the essence of California lifestyle. From beach volleyball to surfing, sail boat charters to SCUBA diving and whale-watching, you'll find it all within a very short distance of Shelter Island, CA.

Other local area attractions include Seaport Village, Balboa Park, Belmont Park, San Diego Harbor Excursions, Seal Tours on the Bay, and the USS Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum. The Kona Kai Resort and Spa is less than an hour's drive of San Diego Zoo's, and Legoland.