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    Blue Marlin Hotel

    180 Scott Street, Scottburgh 4180, South Africa
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    • Excellent38%
    • Very good43%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible6%
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    “south coast” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Poolside Bar
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    2 Jan.3 Jan.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 227 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The hotel is still being revamped, but is completely functional and still very comfortable. Pool area is large, with a great view and a fully stocked pool bar area. Children’s play area for rainy days is adequate, and right next to the inside bar (parents...More

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    Thank 174jeddh
    Response from P8806FXgm, General Manager at Blue Marlin HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Jed We are delighted at your positive feedback on Tripadvisor and your stay at the Blue Marlin was obviously enjoyed as well. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Arrived on 22nd Nov from a safari for a week of relaxing. Unfortunately the weather didn't start off too well, but the staff and food more than made up for it. From the moment we arrived, every single member of staff were welcoming, friendly and...More

    1  Thank Karen H
    Response from P8806FXgm, General Manager at Blue Marlin HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Karen a great review, thank you. Hopefully we will be welcoming you back in the near future

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Every need catered for with great service and memorable staff. Yoga, surfing lessons, entertainment for big and small. We will definitely make an effort to visit more often, we always meet interesting people and have a great holiday!

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    Thank lizelles78
    Response from P8806FXgm, General Manager at Blue Marlin HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Lizelle Thanks for your kind comments about the Blue Marlin. We try very hard to please all our guests and we do succeed most of the time.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    What a wonderful week I had at this hotel! The staff were ALL absolutely fantastic, without fail. I will be back to stay again! My room had the sea view and a balcony, just as I'd been promised when I booked my room online. It...More

    Thank Avril M
    Response from P8806FXgm, General Manager at Blue Marlin HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Avril We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at the Blue Marlin and hope to be able to welcome you back soon.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was the best 7-days of our lives - PERFECT Sea-View, Friendly Staff, Comfortable rooms - We would highly recommend Blue Marlin Hotel Scottburgh to anyone that needs a break and be treated royal..

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    Thank 171christos
    Response from P8806FXgm, General Manager at Blue Marlin HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Christos Many thanks for a great review of the Blue Marlin. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you will return soon

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Price range
    • USD 88 - USD 163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 120
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Scottburgh
    • Also Known As
    • Blue Marlin Hotel Scottburgh
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    4 November 2017|
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    Response from gmanca2017 | Reviewed this property |
    Very casual Life gaurds on the swim beach and to tidal pools on the beach Not sure about snorkling. Currents can be dangerous
    3 March 2017|
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    Response from Collin I | Reviewed this property |
    as long as there is no stagnant water in the vicinity , you wont have a problem. South Africa is also entering into autumn and it gets a bit nippy .Mosquitos dont thrive in the cold
    Bridget C
    3 October 2016|
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    Response from Lisa C | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't have a problem with them - especially in the rooms.
    Room Tips
    "I asked for a quiet, 'high' room with a sea view. Which is what I got."
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    "To state the obvious choose sea views for the sea breeze , view at a nominal additional cost"
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    "Most rooms have a sea view."
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