The village of Malinovo is located in the upper part of Žitný ostrov (Rye Island) on the right bank of the river Malý Dunaj (Little Danube), south-east of Bratislava. It is approximately 15 km from the very centre of the capital city. Malinovo lies in the area of the most numerous sunny days per year. The river Malý Dunaj (Little Danube) and its branches flow around the village from three sides. There are stretches of bottomland forests on both riverbanks. It is home to a wide range of precious birds and animals. There are ideal conditions for fishing, touring by water, cycling and walking.