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Reviewed 17 November 2012

Kona Kai is a fun, quiet, small and unique motel. We were in Sanibel for 3 nights and were looking for clean, quiet comfortable place to rest after playing on the island from 7am-dark! We found it and more at the Kona Kai! The grounds...More

6  Thank MNgirlflipflops
Reviewed 4 November 2012

My wife and i were looking for a nice quiet place for our anniversary and we found it at the Kona Kai.Beautiful setting,clean rooms,great pool,so much to see and do nearby.You will not find a friendlier and more helpful staff.Would recommend to anyone looking for...More

4  Thank Andrew h
Reviewed 27 October 2012 via mobile

Right on main street very noisy with road traffic poorly kept an old air conditioner was dumped next to the pool. My opinion is that this place is an overplaced tourist trap. Not a relaxing place on the beach.More

5  Thank John W
Response from Brenda C, Manager at Kona Kai MotelResponded 1 November 2012

Aloha from Sanibel, I am so sorry that you seem not to have had the wonderful experience we wish for all our guests. Through the lack of pronuciation and jejune adjective in your title I waded, looking for the explanation of why you never contacted...More

Reviewed 21 October 2012

I discovered the Kona Kai through the Ding Darling national Wildlife Refuge website, as I was coming to spend a few days there. I wanted a nice, quiet place, not a big modern resort, and I found a gem! Brenda and Lenny are fabulous, and...More

9  Thank sauceybrat
Reviewed 11 October 2012 via mobile

Decided at last minute to stay overnite, watched a beautiful sunset, but desperately wanted a shower! Aloha room for 3 was a good size , really nice bath room, tiled shower stall, lots of light, deck with chairs, pool was closed, but it was clean,...More

4  Thank Business_Traveler170
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The Tiki Cottage is a stand-alone structure at the back of the property. It does not share walls with other rooms, but it's next to the gravel parking lot and the porch is just feet from your neighbors. Windows are set high... More
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