Your luxury island escape in the center of San Diego.

The newly renovated and expanded Kona Kai Resort & Spa welcomes you to modern luxury. Laze the day away on your oversized balcony looking out over San Diego Bay while nibbling on local food from our Point Loma restaurant. Enjoy a day on our private beach, sipping specialty drinks from our Tiki Bar or relax near our new adults-only pool.
Yoga at Kona Kai Resort San Diego

Daily Events Calendar

Check out our lineup of events, classes, and options for adventure at Kona Kai. From our poolside Friday Night Flix and live music, to the daily fitness schedule – our weekly programming offers something for everyone, every day.

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Dining & Nightlife

Enjoy waterfront dining on Shelter Island at the all new Vessel Restaurant. With panoramic waterfront views, our restaurants on Shelter Island offer wonderful dining experiences all day long. Relax and enjoy the sunset and tropical breezes of San Diego Bay while treating yourself to some of the finest SoCal cuisine. And don’t forget to join us for our daily happy hour, complete with sunset marina views.

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Pool cabana on San Diego's Shelter Island

Luxury Beach & Pool Cabanas

Don’t just lounge poolside, lounge in luxury. Spoil yourself in one of our private cabanas in a private world of your creation. Be the VIP today.

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SpaTerre

Unwind and destress in our signature spa with our one-of-a-kind alpha-quartz sand bed. For those who prefer to work out the stress, our fitness center has all the equipment you’ll need.

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2 beroom suite living room with Shelter Island marina view San Diego

Rooms & Suites

Unwind into casual luxury in our all-new guest rooms and suites. Our Shelter Island hotel’s recent renovations are infused with vibrant colors and a calming elegance that draws you in.

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Private Beach & Nightly Bonfires

Relax in style on Kona Kai’s beach, one of the only privately-owned beaches in California. Gather round our cozy beach firepits by night and step up that stylish beach moment with a private cabana rental by day.

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Yoga at Kona Kai Resort San Diego

Daily Events Calendar

Check out our lineup of events, classes, and options for adventure at Kona Kai. From our poolside Friday Night Flix and live music, to the daily fitness schedule – our weekly programming offers something for everyone, every day.

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Couple eating at San Diego restaurant with waterfront terrace

Dining & Nightlife

Enjoy waterfront dining on Shelter Island at the all new Vessel Restaurant. With panoramic waterfront views, our restaurants on Shelter Island offer wonderful dining experiences all day long. Relax and enjoy the sunset and tropical breezes of San Diego Bay while treating yourself to some of the finest SoCal cuisine. And don’t forget to join us for our daily happy hour, complete with sunset marina views.

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pool cabana at San Diego beach

Luxury Beach & Pool Cabanas

Don’t just lounge poolside, lounge in luxury. Spoil yourself in one of our private cabanas in a private world of your creation. Be the VIP today.

LEARN MORE

Spa room with soaker tub in San Diego

SpaTerre

Unwind and destress in our signature spa with our one-of-a-kind alpha-quartz sand bed. For those who prefer to work out the stress, our fitness center has all the equipment you’ll need.

LEARN MORE

2 beroom suite living room with Shelter Island marina view San Diego

Rooms & Suites

Unwind into casual luxury in our all-new guest rooms and suites. Our Shelter Island hotel’s recent renovations are infused with vibrant colors and a calming elegance that draws you in.

VIEW ROOMS & SUITES

Bonfire on Shelter Island San Diego beach

Private Beach & Nightly Bonfires

Relax in style on Kona Kai’s beach, one of the only privately-owned beaches in California. Gather round our cozy beach firepits by night and step up that stylish beach moment with a private cabana rental by day.

Newly Renovated Rooms

Be the first to unwind in our brand new rooms & suites, where much more than just the views will impress.

Newly Renovated Rooms

Be the first to unwind in our brand new rooms & suites, where much more than just the views will impress.

PACKAGES & OFFERS
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Suite Life Package

Experience our new luxurious suites with stunning water views. Now with $200 resort credit per stay & VIP champagne & charcuterie.

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Family building sand castles on San Diego private beach

Soak Up The Sun

Kick up your feet and stay awhile. Savor the San Diego sun this summer and enjoy your 4th night on us.

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