Location in Syria
|Coordinates: 34°50′38″N 36°27′11″E / 34.84389°N 36.45306°E|
|Elevation||542 m (1,778 ft)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||+3 (UTC)|
Al-Qabu (Arabic: القبو, also spelled Kabu) is a town in central Syria, administratively part of the Homs Governorate, northwest of Homs. Nearby localities include al-Shinyah to the north, Taldou and Kafr Laha to the northeast, Sharqliyya to the east, al-Mahfurah to the south, Rabah to the southwest and Fahel to the west. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), al-Qabu had a population of 4,870 in the 2004 census. The inhabitants are predominantly Alawites.