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Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£39* Per night/room 4 Feb - 5 Feb

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Apartment

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

During your stay at Blue Marlin Guest House, you'll be close to Richards Bay Park. Free WiFi in public areas, free self-parking and 2 bars are available. This 4-star guesthouse has 18 rooms on 1 floor. Enjoy your stay with amenities like free WiFi and a flat-screen TV in each room.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen TVs, fridges and microwaves
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Enjoy local cuisine while dining at Embers
  • English breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Amenities include free newspapers in reception, a business centre and 2 meeting rooms
  • 5 minutes by car from Alkandstrand Beach and 6 minutes from Richards Bay Park
  • Airport shuttle service available for a fee

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and A poolside bar. You'll find a business centre on site. Public spaces have free WiFi. There are 2 meeting rooms available. An outdoor pool, a library, and a terrace are also featured at the business-friendly Blue Marlin Guest House. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Richards Bay guest house.

  • 1 floor
  • 18 guestrooms or units
  • 2 buildings
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Wedding services available
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Water dispenser
  • Bar by the pool
  • Dining venue

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Blue Marlin Guest House offers 18 forms of air-conditioned accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features a safe and free newspapers. Beds feature premium bedding. Fridges and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Richards Bay guest house provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy English breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 8:30 AM and at the weekend from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Embers – This restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the guest house include an outdoor pool.

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 AM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Please note: The Apartment room category is located in an annex building 0.3 mile (500 meters) from the main building.

Guests arriving after 7:00 AM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit in all accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; masks are required in public areas. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO) and CovidClean (Safehotels - global expert).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are not available
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: ZAR 95 for adults and ZAR 47.50 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 150 per person (roundtrip)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Blue Marlin Guest House Guesthouse Richards Bay
  • Blue Marlin Guest House Guesthouse
  • Blue Marlin Guest House Richards Bay
  • Blue Marlin House house
  • Blue Marlin Richards Bay
  • Blue Marlin Guest House Guesthouse
  • Blue Marlin Guest House Richards Bay
  • Blue Marlin Guest House Guesthouse Richards Bay

You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open on 01 January and close on 31 December.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Quality graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organisation.

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