The Blue Marlin is a 123-room hotel in Scottburgh, just 40 minutes from Durban. The town centre is just a few minutes away and the beach is accessible via a pathway from the hotel garden. The hotel has a 24-hour reception, 2 bars, shop, Laundromat and a games room with table tennis and pool. There is a medium-sized swimming pool in the garden where sunbeds and chairs are available. A buffet breakfast, lunch and a set evening meal is served in the dining room. All rooms have bath, shower, toilet, telephone, TV and a sea view. There are 4 golf courses within 15 minutes' and clubs can be hired. Horse riding, bowls, squash and diving are also available locally at own cost. There is an in-house entertainment programmed daily which includes local tours, bowls and golf during the day and quiz nights, cabaret and weekly dances in the evening.
From King Shaka Airport, take the N2 south. Take the Scottburgh off-ramp. At the stop street, turn left and follow the road to the T-junction. Turn right into Old Main Road and follow the road over the bridge. Turn left into George Crookes Street. The resort is at the top of the hill.