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Marlin's Beach Resort

F. Roska Street Talisay, Santa Fe Philippines
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#2 of 13 hotels in Bantayan Island
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Welcome to Marlin's Beach Resort, your Bantayan Island “home away from home.” Marlin's Beach Resort aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year.

Marlin`s Beach Hotel offers guests an array of room amenities including air conditioning, and getting online is possible, as free wifi is available.

The resort offers room service, to make your visit even more pleasant. The property also features free breakfast. Guests arriving by vehicle have access to free parking.

While visiting Bantayan Island, you may want to try some shrimp at one of the nearby restaurants, such as Blue Ice Bar & Restaurant or HR Music Bar & Native Restaurant.

Marlin's Beach Resort puts the best of Bantayan Island at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport transportation
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Bar / lounge
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Shuttle bus service
BBQ facilities
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Air conditioning
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Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
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Ocean View
Great View
Languages Spoken
English, Filipino
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Helge J wrote a review Feb 2020
Bergen, Norway5 contributions
Fantastic location on the beach, very nice rooms. Good restaurant and very friendly staff. The beach is incredible. I had 5 fantastic days with friends. If you want a nice quiet place to retriet this is the place. Highly recommended.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Traveled with friends
Response from jojan zaspa, General Manager at Marlin's Beach Resort
Responded Feb 21, 2020
Thank you for taking your time to write a review about the resort .Also we'd like to thank you for your positive comments towards our staffs and restaurant.We're very happy to know that you had a fantastic day during your staying with your friends.And to your kind recommendation is also highly appreciated.We hope that you will visit Marlin's Beach Resort again.
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DARWIN JOSEPH wrote a review Feb 2020
Toronto, Canada76 contributions13 helpful votes
Food was disgusting. I ordered chicken wings. When it was received it was in such bad spoiled and uncooked condition. It was then taken away and recooked. I had diarrhea for days. I ignored it and paid for the order and ate somewhere else. Never again will I eat here. But I will still stay at this resort.
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Date of stay: February 2020
Sleep Quality
Room Tip: Beautiful Hotel, BUT.......
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Response from jojan zaspa, General Manager at Marlin's Beach Resort
Responded Feb 20, 2020
Hello DENNIS SYTWIK thank you for your comment. As per investigation our Chef Cook is willing to replace the said uncooked food!???,you said you ignore the food but,during dish out 3 of our waitresses witness that only bones left on your plate so????? Is your comment the answer of your Filipino girlfriend/wife has a problem with Marlin's staff about her dried Danggit deposit in the kitchen??? Best regards, Marlin's team
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Nicole wrote a review Jan 2020
Sydney, Australia10 contributions1 helpful vote
My friend and I had a wonderful stay at this resort! The property is beautiful -- the photos don't do it justice! We had a gorgeous view and the beach is the most well kept on the strip in my opinion. We sprung for the ocean-front room and it was definitely worth it :) The location is also SO convenient as we were on the main strip of beach but also around the corner from the restaurant/bar scene. I highly recommend asking the hotel staff to arrange "island hopping," as bopping over to Virgin Island was one of my favourite days of our trip! The staff was very accommodating -- we did not book in advance but they were able to secure rooms for us and made us feel very welcomed! Although I would recommend advanced booking if you are secure with your plans :) The breakfast was also great! The only thing I would say wasn't perfect about this resort was the wifi as it would go in and out, but hey, a super small price to pay for a beautiful resort! And it was nice to be unplugged for the most part. Overall, I would recommend this resort and we had a wonderful time! Thank you, Marlins!
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Date of stay: December 2019
Sleep Quality
Room Tip: Excellent view and very well kept! Would recommend beach front view.
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Response from jojan z, Manager at Marlin's Beach Resort
Responded Jan 13, 2020
We really appreciate it with your a very wondrous comment.And we're grateful as well that you had a wonderful stayed with us.Thank you very much and hope to seeing you next time.
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Jasmin Martinez wrote a review Dec 2019
Düsseldorf, Germany24 contributions
Really recommendable! We stayed there for 6 days. The service was awesome and very lovely. The food was amazing and they made every wish come true... Also the area where the hotel is located was perfect. It’s directly close to the center of the town and just 1 minute by walk where you can find lots of bars and restaurants. That means it’s near by “everything”, but on the other hand not too much in the middle of Santa Fe, because otherwise it would get too noisy with all the karaoke bars around ;) Thanks to everyone for this beautiful stay in the resort! We were very happy and come back again for sure when we are on Bantayan Island. Take care and see you next time ☺️ All the best and happy new year!! Jasmin & Linus
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Traveled as a couple
els h wrote a review Dec 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
For the fourth time a visit to Marlins’. It’s a great place to stay, beautiful beach, spacious clean rooms, really friendly staff and good food. If you stay a week, and are lucky you might be invited for a tour around the island! Helga and Elisabeth
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Date of stay: December 2019
Sleep Quality
2 Helpful votes
Response from jojan z, Manager at Marlin's Beach Resort
Responded Dec 17, 2019
We are all really happy,and we are deeply grateful that you always choosing marlins as your destination on this island.Hopefully you will be with us next time...Thank you very much for your meritorious comment.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Marlin's Beach Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Marlin's Beach Resort?
Nearby attractions include Ato Ni Bai, Karaoke Bar (0.1 miles) and Bavarian Beergarden Bantayan (0.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Marlin's Beach Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at Marlin's Beach Resort?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Marlin's Beach Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Marlin's Beach Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Bantayan Burrito Company, Cafe Mare, and SHAKE ME.
Does Marlin's Beach Resort have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Marlin's Beach Resort offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Marlin's Beach Resort?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Filipino.
Does Marlin's Beach Resort have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.