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East Cowes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night on a road trip. The motel is easy to find with plenty of parking and the rooms are clean and fresh. It's situated in the pleasant, less noisy part of town, just steps from the southernmost point marker. There are nice shops and restaurants nearby and it's a pleasant walk up Duval Street into...

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Mooresville, Indiana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first trip to the Blue Marlin Motel. The front desk personnel was "VERY FRIENDLY." The Motel room was "VERY CLEAN." The rooms here are very roomy with a good size bathroom. The Motel Pool is HUGE (for key west) place to hang out all day. Very pleased with the price compared to other places we have stayed. We will...

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West Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For one of the lowest prices in the Duval Street area, this turned out to be a very nice place! I got there too early to check in, but the front desk did my paperwork and allowed me to park, which let me check out the town and do my sunset cruise without worry. When I got back, I was...

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Rushville, Indiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great five day stay at the blue marlin. For us the quiet location, the pool, and the smallish breakfast is perfect. Room was very clean and staff was super friendly. We will be back again. FYI, Marcus not being there was a downer, but we certainly hope he moved on to move up in life.

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Repeat guest are the best!

Burlington, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great small motel at the end of Duval. It's quiet at night and has a great pool area. Our room was perfect and we had no problems the 5 days we were there. There were only 2 complaints I had.....there is no restroom at the pool so whenever you need to go, you have to walk back...

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Thanks for the great review and comments!

Chesterfield, SC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a true gem in Key West. I love the architecture of the renovated building and the wonderful spa like pool area. The rooms are huge with tile floors and plantation shutters. Housekeeper worked hard to keep rooms spotless. A brand new smart phone was left when checking out and when we went back the housekeeper had it for...

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North Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely Art Deco fronted Motel with swimming pool. Fridge and microwave. No noise from upstairs if you have a ground floor room. Comfortable beds and good linen. Roomy bathroom. 10 minutes from Hemingesys house and southern most tip of the USA. Good location in old district. 20 minute walk to Mallory square Very noisy aircon though Sounds like an aircraft...

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The Villages, Florida
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Blue Marlin! It was such a wonderful surprise to find how impeccably clean our room was! With the age of the motel, we never expected it to be so nice. We've been telling everyone about it. There was plenty of room for our clothes and toiletries, and the beds were very comfortable --...

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Our housekeeping staff thanks you for this fine review!

North Carolina
Reviewed 20 October 2016

this is the 2nd time we have stayed here and our stay was great. The staff is very friendly. Especially thanks to Jeanna for helping us with our reservations. It is people like her that make the world go around.

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Repeat guests are the BEST!

Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights.Great location. We had rental bikes brought to the motel. Didn't move the rental car the whole time. Also nice and quiet so you can sleep when u want. We didn't hear any roosters which have kept us up at other locations in key west. Very clean. Had a great stay.

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No chickens here! Thanks for the review.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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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: £116 - £250 (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.”
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“Don't expect any breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles megrohlsta, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
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