Marbella - Beach Clubs

Beach refreshments, relaxation and watersports
Beach refreshments, relaxation and watersports
Funny beach Karting - closed down in September 2016
Funny beach Karting - closed down in September 2016

Opium Beach CLub

The beach club called Opium opened for the 2018 summer season and is run by the Bordas brothers: Ramón and Javier (manager of Barcelona football club). HiFunky Buddha Beach, Funky Budha Banus, Seven, Kube and Opera.  In 2017 the site was opened as Funky Buddha Beach.   Opium Marbella has a swimming pool, sun beds and bar area. Its unusual feature is the elevated nature of the beach club, all supported on wooden decking with excelent sea views and views to Marbella.

Funny Beach is soThe official name for this beach is the west end of Playa el Pinillo. Funny Beach is just east of Banana Beach, and lies just outside of Marbella town central area. It is also know as Funny Beach after the karting track and entertainments opened in 1993 by Horacio Helmann. Read about the history of Funny Beach. 

The location, which is close to the Marbella east slip road, it is now a less recognisable pale green Opium Beach club can.  If visiting leave the A-7 coast road (access only from the easterly carriageway) swiftly and carefully negotiate the steep track leads down to a car park, which is attended in the summer.  There is a popular chiringuito called Dolce Vita nearby here.