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    Kona Kai Motel

    1539 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4513
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    Reviewed 10 January 2012

    Sanibel Island isn't exactly noted for being inexpensive. The overnight charges at its swanky hotels look like telephone numbers and can induce hysteria at first glance. But it is an utterly gorgeous place and really really worth staying on for a few days, to experience...More

    3  Thank SophyCork
    Reviewed 19 December 2011

    stayed here for two nights right after Thanksgiving. We were just leisurely working our way down the coast of Florida after a trip to Disney with our kids and grandkids. Found this place on Trip Advisor and certainly were not disappointed. The people who run...More

    3  Thank traveler1075
    Reviewed 20 July 2011

    Spent a very enjoyable two nights at the Kona Kai - shame our schedule did not allow us to stay longer. We booked based on the reviews here as it sounded as though it would be just the kind of place my husband and I...More

    5  Thank kebabster1
    Reviewed 17 June 2011

    A good friend recommended Kona Kai as a local motel that offers wonderful, personalized service and she was SPOT ON! We made a last minute decision to travel and I spoke with Brenda and she took care of us from the day we reserved to...More

    2  Thank lapfam4
    Reviewed 10 May 2011

    Just returned from a Florida roadtrip. We spent 2 nights at the Kona Kai, in a suite. We absolutely loved it. Super laid back. Very friendly owners. and a huge room. bedroom area with 2 queens seperated from the living area with a partition. Good...More

    4  Thank caliroadtrippin
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$119 - US$236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Sanibel Island
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    tbuck840
    23 October 2017|
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    Response from Nanagu11 | Reviewed this property |
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    29 March 2017|
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    Response from Amy S | Reviewed this property |
    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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    "Loved both rooms, each had their own advantages."
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    "ask for a room with its own porch. In the winter it's nice to sit outside. Rooms in the back are..."
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    "Ask for room off the road"
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    "Consider the bigger kitchenettes if you'll be doing much cooking, the extra space is worth it"
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