Blue Marlin Hotel


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PADI dive Centre

Crystal Scuba Academy is a PADI 5 StarTM Resort based in the Blue Marlin hotel, Scottburgh, South Africa. We offer all levels of PADI Scuba Diving Courses from beginner to professional. Experience the thrill of diving with sharks on one of our baited shark dives. We are also an Aqualung[…]

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Seasonal Entertainment

At The Blue Marlin we do not only offer luxury but enhance your vacationing experience with seasonal entertainment for both young and old alike. Events and entertainment offerings include:  

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Pool Bar

The swimming pool is decked with loungers and seating. You can take a dip in the pool or simply relax with any of our great cocktails. A suitable spot for a simple getaway with friends or loved ones. The bar is also a venue for cocktail parties and other private events.

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Spa at The Blue Marlin The Trend Starts Here. Immerse yourself in the Spa lifestyle where you will enter a welcoming and tranquil space to thoroughly relax and rejuvenate. Each service, amenity and detail was created specifically for you; our valued guest. You may rest comfortably in the caring hands of our trained[…]

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We offer babysitting and child care services as well as a children’s play room to entertain the little ones. Child care is a priority to all parents, our caregivers are equipped to keep your mind at ease when leaving the little ones in our capable hands. Enjoy the rest of our facilities[…]

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Games Room

For the young and the young at heart, enjoy games such as pool and table tennis. Stay entertained while taking a break from your activity rich holiday.

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Wedding Venue

Our world class venue has everything you need when it comes to your dream wedding. We offer a number of facilities of different sizes and backdrops to fit all wedding receptions and banquets. Enjoy the perfect setting for your special day.

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Conference Facility

Whether it’s a small gathering or large company function. Our conference centre versatile and caters to groups of various sizes, offering a variety of set-ups, equipment and catering options. The Blue Marlin Hotel is also available as a venue for special events such as launches etc. for companies, and private functions for[…]

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When you feel the need to relax out of the sun and unwind. Our well stocked bar has a great selection of drinks and our bar men are ever ready to attend to your request. Pop in and see for yourself!

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Lighthouse Restaurant

The hotel’s Lighthouse restaurant offers a set menu for dinners, brunches and lingering lunches. Our Restaurant stocks the best available produce for the menus to add the perfect accompaniment to a luxurious getaway. Wine and dine with us!