This little haven is an exquisite, adults-only property right on Florida Bay, offering stunning sunset views overlooking Everglades National Park. Colorful, comfortable, and modern rooms and suites are nestled in a lush 2-acre botanic garden brimming with tropical vegetation; there’s also an orchid house and small tropical fruit garden. Guests are encouraged to take a free 90-minute grounds tour with a staff ethnobotanist. A beachfront pool (heated in winter and cooled in summer), complimentary bottled water and fresh fruit poolside, a Jacuzzi, and one of the largest private beaches on the island make Kona Kai the perfect place for escape and relaxation. A complimentary concierge services organizes eco tours; fishing trips; snorkeling/diving excursions; and parasail, kayak, paddleboard, bicycle, and kiteboard outings. Tennis, beach ping-pong, kayaks, paddleboats, Wi-Fi, CD/DVD libraries, and parking are all included, and there’s no resort fee.
- Frommer's Staff