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Kona Kai Resort, Gallery & Botanic Garden

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We just returned home after a few days at Kona Kai and we miss it already. The rooms were large and very clean. The landscaping was fantastic and the staff very friendly and helpful. Great place if you want to sit and relax. We highly recommend it!

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely adults only, quiet resort. The grounds are gorgeous and the rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable. The staff are very friendly and courteous. Enjoyed using their kayaks every afternoon. Hope to stay at Kona Kai again.

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Schenectady, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kona Kai is still our favorite place in the keys. The staff are warm and welcoming every day. And, Denise was so accommodating to our last-minute schedule change. New kayaks made it easy for us to stay close, instead of going the the state park or a marina. We really enjoy this home away from home, and look forward to...

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St. Joseph,
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This resort in Key Largo is amazing. A boutique property for adults only is quiet, classy and just beautiful from the moment you turn into the bricked driveway. The rooms are extremely comfortable and all are just steps away from the water. The pool area is clean, quiet and includes a jacuzzi. There are plenty of activities at the resort...

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 19 February 2017

From the moment we were welcomed into the resort, we knew we made the right choice for staying at Kona Kai, when Denise gave us our tour of the resort and our suite, we told her they have thought of everything down to the pre-stamped post card we were able to send back home =) the staff was very knowledgeable...

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 17 February 2017

The setting was in tropical gardens and beautiful. Room was very nice and spacious with separate bedroom and small kitchen. Staff was very helpful and kind. They gave us some recommendations for stone crabs which were very good. The pool and hot tub were perfect temperature. We enjoyed the setting to read books and spend time in the hot tub....

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I never give ratings positive or negative but this place warrants one. We rented a higher end room for about $650 per night expecting a luxurious introduction to the Keys. To summarize, it was crap. I cannot imagine the reviews are by actual guests. Stay away unless you get a 60% plus discount. Not really clean, crappy breakfast, spartan bathrooms,...

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Frederick, Maryland
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We just returned from our third visit to Kona Kai. We generally enjoy trying new things but cannot seem to leave this place. The beautiful surroundings and fantastic customer service would be too hard to match. See you next year.

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Northfield, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Our recent recent visit was just as special as our repeating 6 years stays! New and devoted owners and new significant property investments are out shadowed only by the continuing world class staff that continue to put guests first. Manager Denise and her cadre of Jennifer, Veronica, Iliana and more provide unparalleled customer focus. This quiet and beautifully elegant property...

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

My husband and I recently celebrated our 20th Wedding Anniversary at the Kona Kai and the 3 days that we spent there were absolute perfection. The property is gorgeous and so peaceful and the staff was extremely warm and sincere. What a trip! We sipped wine as we applauded each sunset from our dockside chaise lounges. We also really enjoyed...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Owned and operated by the same family since 1991 and a "Fodor’s Choice" selection since 2009, Kona Kai is a magical hideaway, teeming with the natural beauty of old Key Largo and hand polished into one of the most exclusive resorts in the Florida Keys. With all new accommodations in 2013, Kona Kai is reserved for adults. Offering highly praised personalized concierge service, Kona Kai is regularly recommended by leading travel publications and websites. SInce the 2011 addition of "The Botanic Gardens at Kona Kai," guests enjoy our gardens day and night; complimentary tours for all registered guests are offered by our staff ethnobotanist. Kona Kai is a classic Keys experience; the perfect alternative if you're seeking to avoid the crowds and formality of a big resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kona Kai Resort, Gallery & Botanic Garden

Address: 97802 Overseas Hwy, MM 98, Key Largo, FL 33037-2229
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key Largo
Price Range: $279 - $699 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Kona Kai Resort & Gallery Hotel Key Largo
Kona Kai Resort And Gallery
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