Blue Marlin Motel

Blue Marlin Motel

1320 Simonton Street, Key West, FL 33040, United States
+1 305 294 2585
R2 985

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based on 3 691 reviews

Blue Marlin Motel
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About Blue Marlin Motel

  • Motel Room
    You’ll have direct access to the parking lot
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Located just a four-minute walk from the most southern point in all of the United States, the Blue Marlin Motel is a classic Key West establishment. Guests will enjoy daily continental breakfasts and free WiFi during their stay. The motel also has a heated outdoor pool for taking a dip in the warm Florida sunshine. The front desk can assist guests with acquiring tickets to area attractions and shows, and the front desk also has trolley tickets available. The property is non-smoking, and pets are not allowed.

The spacious guest rooms are outfitted with cable TV, and a work desk is provided for those that need to put in a few hours on the laptop. While the decor is simple, the rooms are not lacking in amenities. There are coffee pots, microwaves, and fridges provided for guest convenience. Travelers can choose between two queen-sized beds or one king-sized bed, and there are rooms that are large enough to sleep four adults. There are laundry facilities available on-site but they incur additional charges.

Area attractions in close proximity to the Blue Marlin Motel include the Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, the restaurants on Duval Street, and the Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum. Other walkable destinations include Dog Beach, Key West Cemetery, and the Classic Harbor Line. Nancy Forrester's Secret Garden is less than a mile away, and the Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park is just minutes away via a car. the nearest airport is Key West International which is roughly two miles away.

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King rooms(R3 378 - R6 611)
King room
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Queen rooms(R3 186 - R5 697)
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Double rooms(R2 985 - R6 234)
Double room
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Amenities at Blue Marlin Motel

  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hairdryer
  • 24-hour front desk

Health and safety

  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests


  • Family rooms
  • Telephone
  • Seating area
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available


  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Air-conditioned
  • Heating


  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge service
  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available


  • Alarm clock

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire


  • Outdoor pool

Reviews of Blue Marlin Motel

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5,4 Passable
Pros:It was close to the beach
Cons:The room was dated
9,7 Excellent
Pros:It was beautiful and literally a block away from duval street and southern most point buoy. Staff was friendly and house keeping does a great job of keeping the property clean! They have a microwave and mini fridge in the room!!
Cons:Beds are alittle hard that's why I gave comfort a 4.
9,4 Excellent
Pros:Clean room, nice staff, great location. Not overpriced as many other places in Key West. Can't wait to go back.
8,0 Great
Pros:location, room size, nice bedding, clean
Cons:ants in the bathroom
10,0 Excellent
Pros:Staff very friendly & helpful, room was great definitely will stay again


1320 Simonton Street, Key West, FL 33040

What's nearby

  • Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory158 m
  • Southernmost Point291 m
  • Basilica of St. Mary Star of the Sea0.5 km
  • Key West Lighthouse0.6 km
  • Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum0.6 km
  • Key West Firehouse Museum0.7 km
  • Key West Cemetery0.9 km
  • Key West Garden Club1 km
  • St Paul's Episcopal Church1.2 km
  • Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center1.2 km
  • USCGC Ingham Maritime Museum1.3 km
  • Harry S. Truman Little White House1.4 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Blue Marlin Motel

  • Blue Marlin Motel is located at 1320 Simonton Street in Old Town South of Truman, 0,9 km from the centre of Key West. Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory is the closest landmark to Blue Marlin Motel.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Blue Marlin Motel.

  • Yes, Blue Marlin Motel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Blue Marlin Motel is 3,8 km from Key West.

  • Yes, Blue Marlin Motel has a pool on-site.

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Distance to city centre

0,9 km

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