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Party Like It’s 1959

Celebrate Kona Kai Resort & Spa’s 60th Anniversary

We’re delighted to celebrate our 60th anniversary this summer with Tiki-inspired specials that hearken back to the resort’s 1959 origins. A legend reborn, historically known as the “club of clubs” in the ‘50s and ‘60s, the property has hosted several iconic celebrities, including Clark Gable, Dick Van Dyke, Burt Lancaster, and many more.

Kona Kai 1959-2019 60 years San Diego CA.

The Paloma pool at Kona Kai Resort in San Diego.

To celebrate the resort’s 60th anniversary, we are offering the following Stay packages when you Book 2 or more nights...

60th Anniversary Stay Package Includes:

  • 2 specialty Tiki cocktails with keepsake Tiki glasses
  • Pool or beach cabana
  • Sun Bum sunscreen kit
  • $60 in resort credit (to be used at the hotel restaurant, cocktails, water sports, spa and more)

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Food & Beverage Specials

Kona Kai is also presenting a celebration of the favorite American meals, desserts and cocktails from 1959, which includes:

  • Boeuf Bourguignon
    A comfort food staple filled with globe carrots, cippolini onions, bacon, fine herbs and a potato puree.
    Mondays / $25 at Vessel
  • Pineapple Upside Down Cake
    An American classic with a tropical twist, served with house-made coconut ice cream.
    $8 at Vessel
  • Classic Cocktails with a Kona Kai twist / $13
    Kona Tai – Served in a vintage Tiki glass, the classic Mai Tai with dark and light rums, Velvet Falernum, Orgeat and lime

    Marina Sunset – Cazadores Silver tequila, orange juice and grenadine

    Konarita – Casa Noble Blanco tequila, Midori, Cointreau

Resort Specials

  • Resort Rental – Perfect for large groups, like a large 60th birthday celebration, guests can book a significant portion of the resort. The over-the-top package for $60,000 includes a yacht rental, private dining with Chef Roy, a personal butler and 60 rooms at the resort.
    To book this epic experience, please call 619-819-8141
  • Born in 1959? Guests at the resort also celebrating their 60th birthday will receive a special surprise gift.
  • Friday Night Flix – Kona Kai will screen popular movies from 1959 during Friday’s movie night. Complimentary for all resort guests.
  • Sip + Savor + Spa Day Package – Begin your day with our signature Balinese massage designed to get you in touch with Kona Kai’s Polynesian roots. This aromatic massage uses a combination of acupressure and rhythmic strokes to tone, energize, and free the lines of energy. Continue this personal getaway with lunch at Vessel Restaurant, waterfront dining offering a variety of flavorful choices to satisfy your palate. Your lunch also includes one of our signature, specialty cocktails for you to enjoy. Come celebrate Kona Kai’s 60th year anniversary with a full day of relaxation.
    *Price includes service charge for the Balinese Massage, complimentary signature cocktail, and $75 food credit to Vessel.