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Noble House Hotels & Resorts Adds Kona Kai Resort And Spa To Its Luxury Collection

SEATTLE, Wash. – Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Ltd. – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts in city and resort destinations from Seattle to Rhode Island and the Florida Keys to Colorado – has assumed management of Kona Kai Resort and Spa in San Diego, Calif., which will undergo a $15 million renovation. As the 18th addition to the Noble House Hotels & Resorts (NHHR) hospitality portfolio, which already includes the stunning Kona Kai Marina, Kona Kai Resort and Spa offers guests an enchantingly relaxing oasis in sunny Southern California.

“Adding to our celebrated collection of hotels and resorts, our goal is to improve the guest experience and transform this property into the most memorable waterfront hotel in San Diego,” said Pat Colee, founder of Noble House Hotels & Resorts. “We are excited to partner with this charming and distinctive property and are proud to welcome it to the collection of Noble House Hotels & Resorts.”

Alluringly located at the very tip of Shelter Island, Calif. and offering magnificent garden, marina and bay views, Kona Kai Resort and Spa is a waterfront resort to be enjoyed year round. For decades Kona Kai has been renowned as an exclusive escape for dignitaries and film celebrities, offering the serenity of waterfront landscapes surrounded by 11 acres of lush tropical gardens. Each of the 129 island-style accommodations offers relaxing island décor and luxurious amenities to make guests feel at home. Kona Kai Resort and Spa also offers 56,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor oceanfront event space for weddings, memorable meetings and social occasions. In addition, premiere Kona Kai Marina, a Noble House managed property, is the closest marina to Point Loma Inlet and the Pacific Ocean, and is located only minutes away from Downtown San Diego, Lindbergh Field and San Diego’s international airport.

With a philosophy that emphasizes “location, distinction and soul,” Noble House Hotels & Resorts illustrates the appearance of individuality. Identifying each property for its culture and appeal, Noble House is unwavering in its dedication to create and manage unique, quality properties that reflect and make profound contributions to their communities, staying true to the local history, culture and ambiance that defines each region.

About Noble House Hotels & Resorts
Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Ltd., is a privately held hotel ownership and management company in business for more than 30 years. Founded in 1979 by Patrick R. Colee, Noble House began as a commercial property development group, but for the last 25 years, the company has concentrated exclusively on hotel ownership and management. The Seattle, Washington, based company owns and manages boutique hotels and resorts spanning the four coastal corners of the U.S., including the newly refurbished Riviera Palm Springs, Little Palm Island Resort & Spa in the Florida Keys, The Edgewater in Seattle, Washington, and Hotel Viking in Newport, R.I. For more information or to book reservations, visit