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Blue Marlin Beach Hotel

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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Blue Marlin is a small hotel with twenty six rooms, individually styled in the Swahili architectural tradition. All of the rooms have their own veranda with a splendid view of the blue ocean waters and the incredible white sands of the beach.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Boutique
Great View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Ukunda Airport6 km
Moi Intl Airport36 km
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here with my boyfriend for two nights, very nice hotel on the beach, our room was sea view, amazing! it was spacious, the bed was very comfortable with mosquito net. Big shower and clean bathroom. all the staff was so kind and helpful....More

Thank CarlottaI5
Reviewed October 10, 2018

I find Blue Marlin unpretentious and lovely place for an afternoon spot. Its next to the beach so it has lovely views. I have only gone there for lunch and the food has been always been delicious. We went to have lunch and drinks this...More

1  Thank 286luckyl
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The pictures are so nice.. and paradise it could be.. BUT Bad management I guess. No WiFi although promised. Noisy Construction work ongoing the whole day. We had two people that got ill with fever and had to stay in the room, which was a...More

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Reviewed August 18, 2018

After a friend of ours recommended this hotel, my wife and I booked it. Then we checked the reviews and were a bit concerned. Insects and blood stained sheets!! Anyway, since my wife and I are seasoned travellers, we knew better than to base our...More

Thank Nick L
Reviewed July 20, 2018

I stayed at Blue Marlin Beach Hotel with my two children for four days in July 2018. Our room was not cleaned properly: it had many insects everywhere :( . I was disgusted to find large blood stains on our bedsheets upon arrival. I asked...More

2  Thank Zahra H
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"All rooms are great and face the sea ...."
393bobbyp
Jan. 5, 2018
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"Seaview rooms offer amazing sunrise and sunsets"
Irimiri
Nov. 24, 2017
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"Adjustable aircon not available in standard rooms"
FromTheVineTrvelTime
Aug. 13, 2017
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"Whatever, but do not pay extra for the sea view, doesn't worth your money."
ionelas693
Jun. 24, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$86 - US$266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
KenyaCoast ProvinceUkundaDiani Beach
NUMBER OF ROOMS
26
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