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skippy60
Reviewed 15 October 2012

Have stayed here many times in the past 10 years, have watched this property change and upgrade. Love the pool and the proximity to old town as well as the beaches, but the thing that keeps me coming back is the friendliness of the staff. They are both professional and friendly. Every time I arrive, I feel like I am...

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 21 September 2012

Nice clean older motel close to the Southermost Point. Everything was good and very clean. They have a great pool in the middle of the property... The only exception would be the age of the mattresses. They are probably due for replacement and I would imagine that the owner (Best Western) will get that done .... Marcus and Natilie were...

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We appreciate your time in writing this review. Thank you. Come back again soon!

Las Vegas
Reviewed 15 September 2012

We booked our trip online and was very surprised how nice the room was when we arrived. Two queen beds, small frig. , coffee pot, and mircowave. Room looked like it had new carpet and paint. Pool was very nice, staff very helpful. We where in walking distance ot Duval Street and coast line. I highly recommend staying at the...

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Oakland Park, Florida
Reviewed 3 September 2012

I would not even consider this a motel, it is a hotel. Great stay-- the rooms are nice and big and the bathroom is huge. The staff is very nice and friendly. I would stay here again with out a doubt. The prices are reasonable and the pool is a nice place to relax! Thumbs up! :)

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2012

We stayed there in August. The hotel is situated in a very convenient spot, within a short distance of the 'Southernmost' marker and a pleasant walk up Duvall Street to Mallory Square. The staff were very friendly and approachable. Car parking is plentiful and the room was a good size, clean & comfortable. Breakfast is a bit of a hit...

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Vienna
Reviewed 30 August 2012

We stayed once at Blue Marlin Motel and really liked it. Its a typical Motel with an inner court with parking place and pool in the middle. Rooms very large and beds comfortable. Seems like the hotel has been recently refurbished with some new colours. There is a small reception area with free coffee in the morning. Staff was always...

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Your positive comments keep us going! Thank you!

New york
Reviewed 9 August 2012

We staying here always. Nice place and clean. Close to everything. Nice pool. Staff is very friendly. We deffenetly coming back. Front desk is open 24/7. ...............................................................................................................................................................................................................................

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Orlando, Florida, United States
Reviewed 7 August 2012

I attended the 551 Teen Club Reunion in KW and stayed 3 nights at the Blue Marlin and it was great!!! The staff and hospitality extended to me was superior!!! They have a nice continental breakfast in the mornings and a great pool! Just a nice relaxing atmosphere and convenient. I will definite choose this motel when I return to...

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Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 23 July 2012

My husband and I just returned a few days ago from a wonderful stay at the Blue Marlin. The room was clean and very spacious. It was great that a fridge and microwave was included in the room, that allowed us to keep leftovers and snacks/water/beer ice cold! Our room was on the second floor and it was quiet too,...

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Daytona Beach, Florida
Reviewed 17 July 2012

We have stayed at the Marlin two times in the past three years and have really enjoyed every aspect of this place. The location is just right, the staff is great (especially Marcus), the room is spacious and comfortable, and the pool is always clean. Parking was only an issue once when we came in late, but no big deal...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Two-story Motel located 1 block from town center & 3 blocks from ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue Marlin Motel

Address: 1320 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-3114
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: $192 - $418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Blue Marlin Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 54
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“we stayed in rooms 201 and 202 and they were great. The whole place is very quiet where it is located.”
 of 5 bubbles suziej500, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room 101 - ground floor, out of direct noise”
 of 5 bubbles Beth999, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 103 right behind the office - very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles TaraTravelsToo, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Get there afternoon at check in time or before and you should get parking ok.”
 of 5 bubbles 681karenn, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't expect any breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles megrohlsta, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
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