Cabopino Port, Puerto de Cabopino, is one of the most attractive settings on the southern coast of Spain. Puerto de Cabopino enjoys one of the best beaches in Andalucia. The port is a short drive from Marbella and just off the coastal highway between Calahonda and Elviria. Cabopino is surrounded by attractive apartments around courtyards with shops, cafes and restaurants overlooking the quiet little marina.
Cabopino marina is a pleasant place to dine during the day and in the evening with some fabulous restaurants. From pizza to traditional Spanish favourites such as paella and international cuisine such as Chinese.
Cabopino beach has several family beach restaurants and the typical chiringos are located will offer you the pleasure of enjoying the savoury grilled sardines. An old fortified watchtower still stands proudly by the sand dunes alongside the beach. From its privileged position it is possible to see all along the coast to Marbella, Gibraltar and Africa beyond, a spectacular backdrop for a spectacular beach. The sand dunes are popular with nudists and after a certain point, the beach is “clothing optional” rather than naturist and sign posted “Zona Natura” so you shouldn’t find yourself wondering into the area by mistake. The wide range of activities available at the marina includes chartering a boat or trimaran and dolphin trips, para-gliding or scuba diving. Hire of jet skis, banana boats and inflatable rings are also available here.
This part of the Costa del Sol is in the heart of the “Costa del Golf”, which boasts many landscaped 18-hole golf courses within easy reach, including the 18 hole Cabopino course close to the apartments. Las Chapas, Miraflores and Siesta courses are also nearby.
Only 12 km from Marbella and 14 km from Fuengirola, it’s hard to believe that a hidden jewel such as Cabopino exists in the heart of the Costa del Sol. With an attractive beach, relaxed atmosphere, pleasant harbor and renowned restaurants, Cabopino is undoubtedly the Coast’s best kept secret.
Calahonda, Mijas Costa is the nearest main commercial centre, (3 stops on the local bus or 20 mins walk) with large Supermarkets, McDonalds and all amenities. There is an open air terraced dining area with 8 restaurants and bars above the SuperSol.
Cabopino Port also has a fast wireless broadband connection supplied by Y-Internet, based in Calahonda. This service is available for both residents and holiday makers. WiFi internet can be purchased by the hour, day, week, month or even for the whole year. More information is available from the Cabopino offices situated behind Hermosa Restaurant or direct from Y-Internet themselves. This location will also enable the ex clients of VIP-Hotspot to obtain a connection from Y-Internet.
Y-Internet are also able to provide high speed 4G Internet and 3G MiFi Internet with a fair user policy.