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Kona Kai Resort, Gallery & Botanic Garden

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97802 Overseas Highway, MM 98, Key Largo, FL 33037
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our second visit to this resort was planned before tropical storm Erika formed. We arrived very late on Friday and the management made arrangements to accommodate us. Super friendly management. Beautiful grounds and rooms. The staff here has really gone out of their way to make sure we are happy and have anything we need for the weekend and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The way the place is taken care of, the beauty and serenity of the nature that is created there, the love that comes through in the way the gardens are laid out, the rooms are decorated, the towels are picked out and the scent and toiletries that are offered in the rooms - everything screams care, comfort and a most... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This property should make every discerning traveler's 'bucket list'. If you are looking for an oasis to decompress and jettison high stress levels, this is what the Doctor ordered. eleven unique accommodations nestled within a botanical garden with orchid house set the stage. A relaxing pool and bay access provide aquatic alternatives. Nearby casual dining options abound. Best of all,... More 

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Inman, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paradise,quiet, relaxing ,the beds and decor were first class. Well maintained, beautiful grounds.Could find no faults in this establishment. The hostess 's at the desk were helpful in choosing eat places and things to do.We will be going back.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a little reluctant to write this review because I consider this Resort my secret but, this is one of the most beautiful resorts that I have ever been to. The rooms are quaint, perfect and extremely clean. This is a very quiet place and perfect for couples. The grounds are beautiful and very interesting to look at. It's a... More 

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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I LOVE the Kona Kai! This is our second year and it lived up to all of our expectations again. Denise and Tracy are fantastic, all of the employees that maintain the resort are very friendly. Since its a 16+ only its very quiet and peaceful, it nearly feels like you have the place to yourself. Mosquitos picked up this... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kona Kai resort is a fantastic place to stay while at Key Largo. Why? 1. It is centrally located - In my opinion, please note Key Largo is not a town with a high walk score (unlike Key West) i.e. everything one needs from Wining, Dining, Water Sports are all within 5 to 20 mins. Islamorada is within driving distance... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend recommended Kona Kai for a spur of the moment two day jaunt from our home, two hours from Key Largo. Kona Kai was a gem! Hidden away just feet from the Overseas Highway, it's a beautiful, quiet, bayside retreat, with a great view of Florida Bay. Comfortable well appointed individual cottages are nestled among gorgeous foliage. It's like... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a girlfriends' getaway weekend and stayed at Kona Kai Resort. It's lovely! The gardens are beautiful. There are hammocks, tiki huts and lounge chairs to relax in and watch the sunset. The pool is refreshing, and the rooms are adorable. The staff is helpful in every way and we hope to make this an annual destination! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We spent 3 nights at this resort. It is small but lovely and maintained immaculately. The rooms are nestled in lush gardens. The room also had a lovely floral smell. The hand soap in the bathroom seemed to have a lingering fragrance. The furniture is beautiful and the sofa beds have tempurpedic mattresses. The staff is very accommodating and as... More 

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