We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blue Marlin Beach Resort

Traveller (142)
Room & Suite (48)
Dining (27)
Overview
14 Miles Offshore Dangriga, On Top the Barrier Reef Mainland base: 15 Mahogany Street, Dangriga, Stann Creek, South Water Caye Belize See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (108)
Filter reviews
104 results
Traveller rating
83
10
5
3
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
83
10
5
3
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviews dive master fish barrier reef marine life every meal catch of the day gorgeous island nice couple small island nurse sharks total relaxation snorkeling diving the rooms were nice minute boat ride other guests world class dive package
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 104 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you want to experience the coral reefs of Belize, either diving, snorkeling, or fishing, then there is no better place than at Blue Marlin Beach resort. The staff treats you like family the moment they arrange to meet you at the Belize City airport,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank greenfr0g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a great, relaxing time. The island is beautiful and secluded - feels like you have the place to yourself almost. The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful; you can tell they go above and beyond to ensure you have everything you need and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank SEANTRAVELS7
Response from Blue Marlin R, Owner at Blue Marlin Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your experience on your stay with us. We loved to hear that our little gem was just what you were seeking for a relaxing island escape. You will always have a home to return in Belize whenever you need a replay...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our third trip to South Water Caye but first to Blue Marlin. Our 3 kids, ages 10-20, joined us for the first time too. Four of us dive and this is the only resort on the Caye with an on-site dive master and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank SwimmerBob23
Response from Blue Marlin R, Owner at Blue Marlin Beach ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your awesome review of your stay at our island getaway. It was great hosting you and your family. I am happy that we were able to satisfy all your expectations. The weather was perfect and you all perfectly fitted into our family style...More

Reviewed November 22, 2018

Resort is awesome with the staff, food, rooms, and island. The best part is the location right on edge of reef with excellent bone fishing off dock on west side, and quick access to deep sea fishing on east side. No need to waist a...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank tg90266
Response from marlinbelize, General Manager at Blue Marlin Beach ResortResponded November 29, 2018

It was a pleasure hosting you and your family again. Sorry that the weather was not as cooperative as we would have liked it. Even so the few days were a successful catch with 15-20 Tunas, Barracudas, Bonefish, and other species. For me it was...More

Reviewed November 4, 2018

I had the most relaxing stay on the island, the island is beautiful, peaceful and a breathtaking view of the Caribbean Sea! You're not just a "guest" you feel like your visiting your favorite "Auntie and Uncle."I was always greeted with a smile and asked...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank LaQuida L
Response from Blue Marlin R, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Marlin Beach ResortResponded November 4, 2018

Thanks for taking time out of your busy schedule to write this great review! We appreciate your feedback and will continue to treat our valued guest like family.

View more reviews
About
Description
Blue Marlin Beach Resort is a 100% Belizean-owned island resort uniquely situated directly atop the Barrier Reef within Belize’s second largest marine reserve. Specializing in reef and sea adventures, this More charming paradise location offers guests easy access to pristine snorkel and dive sites just two to ten minutes from their room, and fly fishers will enjoy the rare treat to be able to wade in shallow flats directly off the island. World-class adventures, combined with personalized guest services, home-style cooking, and barefoot island living makes this relaxing tropical getaway an extraordinary home-away-from-home vacation experience. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Minibar
Pool
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$346 - US$508 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Marlin Hotel South Water Caye
,
Blue Marlin Beach Resort Belize/South Water Caye
Location
Belize > Belize Cayes > South Water Caye
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$346 - US$508 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Marlin Hotel South Water Caye
,
Blue Marlin Beach Resort Belize/South Water Caye
Location
Belize > Belize Cayes > South Water Caye
Photos
Traveller (142)
Room & Suite (48)
Dining (27)
Pool & Beach (11)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (12)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Pelican Beach - South Water Caye
215 reviews
.42 km away
Coco Plum Island Resort
1,270 reviews
8.16 km away
Thatch Caye, a Muy'Ono Resort
712 reviews
8.66 km away
Tobacco Caye Paradise
247 reviews
9.24 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Mango's Beachfront Bar
8 reviews
19.25 km away
The Curve Bar
239 reviews
19.82 km away
Hamanasi Restaurant
372 reviews
20.55 km away
Mimi's Ice Cream Cafe
33 reviews
21.71 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
The Cat's Meow Tours
26 reviews
19.38 km away
Belize Underwater
368 reviews
20.28 km away
Hopkins Stand Up Paddle Boarding
24 reviews
20.73 km away
Garimaya Gift Shop
62 reviews
21.39 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Bhev V
April 2, 2018|
Answer
Response from Blue Marlin R | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Yes, we do have availability for April 28th and 29th. We can accommodate in two adjoining Standard Rooms. Please provide your e-mail address where I can send you the complete quotation. We... More
0
Votes
TravelwithAndre
August 28, 2016|
Answer
Response from Blue Marlin R | Property representative |
Greetings from Belize, and thanks for your inquiry. Our resort boat departs once daily from Dangriga at 3:00 PM. The easiest way to get to Dangriga from Belize City is by a local flight which is just 20 minutes travel... More
0
Votes
aguabonita
August 10, 2016|
Answer
Response from Blue Marlin R | Property representative |
Thanks for your inquiry. Fortunately we did not sustain damage to the property. We have cleaned up debris that washed ashore and back in full operation since Sunday, August 7th. Please feel free to give us a call at... More
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Beach cabins were awesome but book well in advance."
U8280VO
Jun. 21, 2018
Read review
"WiFi is very limited but we didn’t mind since we wanted a true getaway trip!"
ramonaj649
Jan. 13, 2018
Read review
"Family cabana has hammocks on the back porch area facing the water"
385brittneyj
Jan. 11, 2018
Read review
"my room was right on the reef, sleeping in the hamock misted by sea spray !"
sharondobbs
Jul. 29, 2017
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing