Algarrobo is a town and municipality in the province of Málaga, part of the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. The municipality is situated in the coastal area of La Axarquía, 32 kilometers from the city of Málaga. It is bordered on the north by the municipality of Arenas and Sayalonga, to the east and west by Vélez-Málaga and to the south by the Mediterranean Sea. Algarrobos beach is an urban beach of gravel and sand and moderate waves, located in the center of Algarrobo Costa. It is about 800 meters long and about 20 meters wide average.