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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We always stay here when we visit Sanibel. We love the room layout and the get a room with the larger kitchen; with a little ingenuity, you can make dinner for 4-6 people. The beds are comfy and the location is fantastic, right across from bike rental and just down the street from Jerry's grocery and great ice cream in...

Thank Catbody
port st lucie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 2 nights,property was beautiful and quiet. Stayed in motel style room. Bed was comfortable,had a little porch to sit on and enjoy the tranquil surroundings. Staff was very friendly and laid back.

Thank scootebaby
Cooper City, Florida
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Must have picked the best time to stay in Sanibel. Got a great price for a suite. Kitchenette made the stay even better. More space than normal for this type of accomodation. Would stay here again in the future.

Thank Michael1221
Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stayed four nights, not enough time in Sanibel thou! Girls getaway trip. Fabulous location on the island. Great access to bike rental shop, convenience store for quick provisions needed, restaurants, grocery store. Everything a person could need is right here conveniently located to Kona Kai. Beach access is an easy bike ride from the motel. Very clean, quiet rooms...

Thank mbcreate
St Neots, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We spent four nights at the Kona Kai and loved every minute. Our room (No. 5) was spacious, clean and comfortable, with a large comfy bed and a small kitchen/dining area equipped with fridge/freezer, microwave, two ring table-top hob, toaster and coffee maker, plus the necessary crockery, cutlery, pots and pans. The ceiling fan was a bonus - we didn't...

Thank myhusbandandi
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was a fantastic weekend getaway, in a quaint Hawaiian community of cottages! Think studio apartment... stylish living room, two queen beds, bathroom and a kitchen equipped with the basics - you stock the fridge! I could see a repeat stay with family and friends, enjoying the patio grills, pool and quaint gathering spaces surrounding the property. This was a...

2Thank WkndTraveler12
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We found this gem on TripAdvisor and have loved it! The staff is nice and even allowed my husband and I to upgrade to a bigger room our first night, free of charge. It has been great because we are staying for 4 days and the little kitchen area has helped a lot! The atmosphere is cute and fun. We...

Thank Holly W
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Checked in here today so to is a live review. Initially looked very quaint with a small pool and lovely grounds and a nice welcome, my wife and I have another night here tomorrow and may well move!! The room we have ( not cheap, best part of £100 a night) is 12 A and we have spent most of...

3Thank bigswedeSomerset
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We went for short weekend getaway and it was everything we could have imagined plus more. It's a cute Hawaiian theme motel with a decent pool. We didn't go swimming at the beach because the water was murky and choppy so it was nice that they had a pool. We definitely took advantage of the grills they had and cooked...

1Thank jirineo
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stayed for a three day weekend getaway. We were very pleased with the facility. Very clean, friendly staff with a Hawaian theme. There is no daily maid service, however, all the towels, soaps, coffee etc are available in the office 24 hrs a day. They have a very good set up so you always have everything you need. They...

2Thank FAYE T

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our inn borders the Sanibel river for our guests who love to fish or kayak. We are located directly on the bike path and are close to shopping, restaurants and attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kona Kai Motel

Address: 1539 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4513
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sanibel Island
Price Range: ₹ 9,600 - ₹ 16,476 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kona Kai Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Kona Kai Sanibel Island
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“Consider the bigger kitchenettes if you'll be doing much cooking, the extra space is worth it”
 of 5 bubbles Catbody, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Full size refrigerators are great, stove, oven if wanting to cook. Grills outside rooms, great table seating areas outside rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles mbcreate, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms towards the back of the property are quieter as they are further away from the road) but there is little traffic noise anyway.”
 of 5 bubbles myhusbandandi, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on backside are quiet w/ direct access to your bike or car. Open windows and you can hear the palms whirl in the breeze”
 of 5 bubbles WkndTraveler12, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“One without ants!”
 of 5 bubbles bigswedeSomerset, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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