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    Blue Marlin Motel

    1320 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-3114
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good49%
    • Average15%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “great location” (86 reviews)
    “duval street” (93 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Airport Transportation
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 632 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    This art deco motel is very close to the southern most point. The rooms are clean and the staff is polite. There is a continental breakfast poolside, but if you have a lot of dietary needs, skip the poolside breakfast and go to The Banana...More

    Thank margievet
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stay here! Spent 3 nights here and wished we could've stayed longer. Quiet with safe parking for vehicles and scooters. Clean warm pool with a covered area for cards. Reasonably priced for Key West and just down the street from all the action. Friendly, attentive...More

    Thank Larry S
    Response from dBranham, General Manager at Blue Marlin MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking time to review our property. We appreciate our great guests like you. Please come back soon.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    In a sea of overpriced tourist hotels typical of a hot destination, this has GOT to be the city's best-kept secret. It has all the comforts of a pricier, fancier hotel without the fancier price. We arrived not long after the Keys reopened following Irma,...More

    Thank KatS_Unique_Char
    Response from dBranham, General Manager at Blue Marlin MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your kind words! We appreciate our great guests like you. Please come back soon.

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    My daughter-in-law and I stayed here for 2 nights, It was very comfortable, clean and quiet. The Poolside Breakfast had a nice spread and the coffee was good. The pool looked very inviting, however, we were too busy. It was a bit too far to...More

    1  Thank Nancy H
    Response from dBranham, General Manager at Blue Marlin MotelResponded 29 September 2017

    Thank you for taking time to review our property. We appreciate our great guests like you.

    Reviewed 20 September 2017

    Had reservations for 3 nights before hurricane Irma forced us to cancel. We cancelled 4 days BEFORE hurricane hit. Received email confirmation for cancel but no return on first night deposit. More than enough time to submit refund back to credit card instead get ripped...More

    Thank Eric K
    Response from dBranham, General Manager at Blue Marlin MotelResponded 29 September 2017

    The system is automatically set up for cancellations where the first day is kept for short-notice cancellations. We hope you contacted us directly for circumstances like this. We were without power for a long time, but are now back up and running.

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$144 - US$334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 54
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Florida Keys >
    • Key West
    • Also Known As
    • Blue Marlin Hotel Key West ,
    • Blue Marlin Motel Key West, Florida
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    Traveller (456)
    Room & Suite (216)
    Pool & Beach (88)
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    DeeDeeB64
    3 September 2017|
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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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    robbo84
    20 April 2017|
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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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    khal253
    3 January 2017|
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    Response from Dionisio d | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel is well within walking distance to Duval Street. If you don't mind walking you can walk to all major tourist attractions. If you can't take the Florida sun while walking you can simply rent a bike. They are very... More
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    Room Tips
    "Arrive early to get a parking space although there were plenty throughout our stay."
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    "Queen suites are in their own building"
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    "Great 2 night Stay, Safe & Clean, Great Breakfast"
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    "Two story with no elevators. Our street side 1st floor room was quiet."
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