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Blue Marlin Motel

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“great location”(86 reviews)
“duval street”(98 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewssouthernmost pointgreat locationduval streetcontinental breakfastsouthern most pointroom was cleannice poolfridge and microwaveparking is limitedwithin walking distancegood sizetwo queen bedsstay there againpool areaquiet endrooms are largecoffee maker
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Reviewed 18 November 2012

Located at the opposite end of town from the hubbub at Mallory Square, the Blue Marlin Motel offers a more modest side of Key West. It is nothing fancy, more like a 1950's vacation spot, but it is reasonably priced and includes a light continental...More

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Response from dBranham, General Manager at Blue Marlin MotelResponded 28 November 2012

Thanks for taking the time to comment here on Trip Advisor. We appreciate your business!

Reviewed 15 November 2012

My family and I have stayed here twice already. This motel is in a great location, it's clean, and they have tile floors (I don't know if that's a big selling point for you, but I like it so much better than a ratty old...More

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Response from dBranham, General Manager at Blue Marlin MotelResponded 16 November 2012

It is wonderful to read the positive comments here on TA. Our staff works hard to insure that our guests have a great stay and wonderful memories of their visit to Key West and the Blue Marlin Motel. Thanks for letting us know we are...More

Reviewed 7 November 2012

The Blue Marlin was an excellent choice for 3 nights in Key West. The rooms open to the outside but we felt very safe and it was quiet. The pool is located in the middle of the property and is very large. A continental breakfast...More

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Response from dBranham, General Manager at Blue Marlin MotelResponded 16 November 2012

Great to know - thanks for taking the time to post here on TA. Hope we see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 November 2012

Lovely friendly motel, excellent value for money. Continental Breakfast included (get down to the lobby early for the best selection) which we all enjoyed. Microwave & fridge in the room with complimentary microwave popcorn, mmm. The pool was great :-) The motel is conveniently located...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2012

I revisited the Blue Marlin October 25, 29, 2012, during Fantasy Fest. As usual Marques, the clerk at the Motel was an absolute gentleman. My room was perfect on check-in. The room was clean and the cleaning staff were friendly. The pool was exceptional and...More

3  Thank homicideta
Response from dBranham, General Manager at Blue Marlin MotelResponded 16 November 2012

Thank you and Marqus thanks you too!

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 142 - US$ 334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$ 142 - US$ 334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Response from Evan K | Reviewed this property |
The parking lot is small and the spaces are relatively shallow. It would be in your best interest not to make that attempt.
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Response from WVRoadWarrior | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure because I drove into Key West on this particular trip, but I keep hearing it's not too bad ... $9 for one person, $18 for two or more, plus tip? I may be way off, but those numbers are stuck in my... More
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Response from WVRoadWarrior | Reviewed this property |
They have a pretty nice, large pool by Key West standards, but I have noooo idea how late it stays open. I had other agendas. LOL
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"Choose a better hotel"
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"For the money, not a bad place to stay"
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"Arrive early to get a parking space although there were plenty throughout our stay."
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