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Blue Marlin Sporting Resort

Lamu Road, Malindi 80200, Kenya
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Garrison, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

During my countless visits to Malindi over a period of thirteen years I enjoyed seven stays at the Blue Marlin. I did experience three changes of ownership so far but the resort never lost its appeal nor its high standard, which it was able to always maintain. Offering a designated pool area and direct access to the beach, it is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We stayed at Blue Marlin Sporting Resort for some days. It was a great place to stay. The only problem was we found it too late. We could have stayed there for a much longer time. But next time we go to Malindi we know where to go. We did like the gym.very much and also the pool. The sea... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

We stayed at the Blue Marlin (as it was then) in September 1997 and enjoyed every minute, but it closed the following year and has only just reopened under Italian ownership. The hotel as we knew it had superb seaview rooms, two pools, an open air dining area, and it it is right on the beach. We went there because... More 

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