The Marlin Hotel

Rated 8.9 in 1019 reviews. 33 rooms.


Originally designed by Lawrence Murray Dixon, one of the principal architects of the Tropical Art Deco Style of the 1930's. In the 1980's the boutique hotel was owned by the founder of Island Records, Chris Blackwell, the label that signed Bob Marley and U2 then also housed South Beach Studios, where Aerosmith, Jay-Z and Pharrell Williams, among many others, have recorded their music. British Fashion Icon barbara Hulanicki designed the interior combining cool ocean hues with the vibrant designs of Jamaica, where Blackwell grew up.

The white sands of South Beach are steps away from this boutique hotel. Features include free high speed WiFi, rooms with a 55-inch flat screen TV, and a fully-stocked minibar.

Blackout drapes, a spacious closet, and premium blankets and bedding come standard at The Marlin Hotel. Private bathrooms house Mistral Verbena scent bath products and spacious showers with pebble flooring and a rainfall showerhead.

The Marlin Hotel provides beach bags and beach towels to guests as well as an on-site launderette and 24-hour reception.

The shops, restaurants, and nightlife of Lincoln Road are less than 1 mile from the hotel. The Miami International Airport is 20 minutes' drive and the Wolfsonian Museum is 5 minutes’ walk.

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A guide to great places near The Marlin Hotel

  1. The Webster

    The Webster carries exclusive pieces by labels like Emilio Pucci and Pierre Hardy.

    42 m from hotel
    1220 Collins Ave

  2. Effusion Gallery

    Best of Miami Winner 2012 - Best Place to meet intelligent men: Not only will you get a taste of Miami's culture through local artists' works, but also you just might find the man of your dreams.

    127 m from hotel
    1130 Ocean Dr

  3. Lummus Park

    ...a fantastic way to spend a day (or more) is right here at this park and beach! Carpe diem...

    199 m from hotel
    Ocean Dr.

  4. Juice and Java

    Healthiest options in South Beach!

    242 m from hotel
    1346 Washington Ave

  5. The Wolfsonian–FIU

    Free admission on Fridays from 6-9pm! Plus, if you prefer beautiful people to beautiful paintings, the price of an espresso will buy you hours of people-watching pleasure at Ocean Drive’s trendy cafes

    265 m from hotel
    1001 Washington Ave

  6. La Sandwicherie

    We love seeing everything made right in front of us. Pretty much every sandwich on a croissant is delicious.

    272 m from hotel
    229 14th St

  7. South Beach (13th & Ocean)

    Best beach ever!!!

    281 m from hotel
    Ocean Dr

  8. UNTITLED. Art Fair

    Good art is everywhere. Throw a rock anywhere in the world, you're gonna hit a good artist on the head and it may bounce off and hit another. John PollardADA Gallery/Mulherin & Pollard Gallery

    287 m from hotel
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  9. 12th St. Beach

    After a hot day, sweating at the beach we love to head over to TWIST to grab a nice cold refreshing frozen margarita and have some burgers and chips from 6-9pm Friday and Sundays! Such a great time!

    337 m from hotel
    1200 Ocean Dr

  10. Pane e Vino

    Delicious homemade pasta. The best tiramisu in town. Great service and reasonable price.

    472 m from hotel
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  11. Flamingo Park

    But best of all is its two-pronged dog park, this is the perfect place for both of you to do some serious SoBe socializing.

    0.6 km from hotel
    999 11th St

  12. Miami Beach

    Today the weather is perfect, the water is warm and crisp. Im having a great time!

    0.7 km from hotel
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