Where is Cabopino?

The apartment is located in Las Mimosas Golf de Cabopino, in Cabopino.  Which is located midway between Fuengirola and Marbella on the south coast of Spain.

Where is the apartment in Cabopino?

The apartment is located on the lovely Las Mimosas Golf de Cabopino urbanisation. It is about 300 meters (direct line), and about a 10 minute walk to the lovely sandy beaches, the picturesque Puerto Cabopino marina, great restaurants and the 18 Hole Cabopino Golf course.

The apartment can be seen in the image below.

Cabopino Aerial Photo

For those not wanting a car there is a bus stop nearby for the regular Marbella to Fuengirola bus service.

Las Mimosas Golf de Cabopino

The apartment is located in phase 4 of the Las Mimosas Golf de Cabopino complex. Phase 4 was the final phase of the development and is the best positioned in terms of sea views, proximity to the beaches, restaurants, bars and marina. There are just 65 apartments on the phase 4 urbanisation. The other 3 phases are built just behind further up the hill.

Las Mimosas Golf de Cabopino pools

Cabopino is a lovely and green location (it translates to the Cove of Pines) as can be seen from the below image taken whilst hiking in the hills behind the apartment.

Cabopino from Malaga Airport

It is about a 30 minute drive from Malaga Airport, about 1 hour drive from Gibraltar Airport, 1.75 hours from Jerez and 2.5 hours from Granada Airport.  Many local companies offer transfer services by car or mini bus.  There is a regular ‘Cercanias’ train from the airport to Fuengirola, where you can swap onto the regular MA220 bus service to Marbella which stops at Cabopino.

Exploring Andalucia from Cabopino

From Cabopino it is easy by car to reach many of the major attractions in Andalucia.  Cadiz, Cordoba, Sevilla, Jerez, Granada are all about 2.5-3 hours drive.  Ronda, Malag and Mijas are closer still.