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Kona Kai Motel

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   1539 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
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Ranked #16 of 27 Hotels in Sanibel Island
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Miami, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

woooow wonderful !!!!!!!!!! i had to start like that. this place was amazing my boyfriend daughter and i stayed at the kona kai four days i am sooooooo happy i found this place we were greeted by dayna (she is wonderful)with a smile.everyone was very helpful and polite.this is a place to get away its clean, quiet, spacious. i can... More

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Bluffton, Indiana
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My hubby and I just returned from 5 days at Kona Kai on Sanibel Island. This adorable little resort is a true hidden gem and I am so glad I made the decision to stay here. We were greeted with a smile when we arrived and escorted right to our room. The grounds are beautifully maintained and the tropical trees... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have spent three days at Kona Kai with my three children and we really enjoyed the facilities and the location. We rented bikes in the shop in front of the resort and discovered the island cycling. The staff of the resort was great and we cannot thank them enough for finding back my daughter's teddybear and sending it over... More

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champaign l
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cant say enough about this place. ..5 stars in all areas these people are all about SERVICE!! They are really here to please you and make your vacation as simple as possible...They've got everything there for you to borrow just like the other reviews say they didnt leave a single detail out they even leave you bottle water in... More

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British Columbia, Canada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I stayed here for four nights while vacationing in on the island. This hotels was absolutely perfect. The staff are extremely friendly, helpful and familiar with the island and had suggestions for restaurants and other sightseeing attractions. The hotel is very nice with a tropical jungle feeling with lots of little lizards to see. The room was clean, comfortable with... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Stayed at the Kona Kai for our anniversary and first trip to Sanibel Island. We chose it after our last beach trip we ended up in a very nice room that we spent almost zero time in. Deciding to be a bit more frugal this time around we chose the Kona Kai mostly for the price. For the value you... More

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Pensacola, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed at Kona Kai while on our honeymoon, camping our way to key west from pensacola. We needed a place to sleep in some ac and a decent shower. Just happened to drive by and stop at this diamond in the rough, so glad we did. Super nice rooms for the price. Very cute property. The staff was great...even... More

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Tarpon Springs, FL
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We typically stay at the larger chain hotels, but decided last-minute to drive down to Sanibel for the 4th of July weekend. Most hotels were booked solid, and those that weren't were running at $350 or more per night. Found the Kona Kai available - looked at the reviews on TripAdvisor, and booked a suite for the weekend. You need... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I stayed at the Kona Kai from June 28 to July 2nd 2014 and had a wonderful time. This motel is so cozy and centrally located. The staff was wonderful, pleasant and knowledgeable. The internet was spot on, cable had more channels than necessary. The pool was clean, warm and so enjoyable. I can't wait to go back. Thank you... More

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Auburn, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We needed a one nighter before our house rental was available, so I located this Motel on line. Very reasonable nice, cute Hawaiian theme, friendly staff. It fit the bill for our overnight. Basic snacks and coffee for the morning. NICE restaurants in walking distance. Any stay on Sanibel Island is worth the trip. What an exceptional, pristine bit of... More

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Address: 1539 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Kona Kai Motel 3*
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