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GETTING AWAY

For tourists and local residents alike, there's many an unsuspected pleasure to be found close by, from the sea to the summits of the Pre-Alps. Among bays, peninsulas and sun-drenched countryside, luxury hotels, beaches, golf courses and jaunts, we'll take you to some amazing places.

July 2020

Monaco’s treasures

 

 

 
 

 

The unexpected is never far away in the Principality, the multifaceted destination offering so much more than a summer holiday. Between the sea and the Pre-Alpine peaks, Monaco cultivates elegance in the open air and intimacy of prestigious addresses.

MONTE-CARLO BAY & RESORT


The hotel resolutely turned towards the sea encompasses four hectares of the Larvotto Peninsula. A dream setting with the Mediterranean in easy reach of a sun lounger. Unexpected. The large indoor/outdoor swimming pool opening onto a 100m long white sandy bottom lagoon with waterfalls, jacuzzis, cocoon beds, restaurant and music, all nestled in a tropical garden.

 

HÔTEL DE PARIS MONTE-CARLO


A mythical palace steeped in Monegasque history, recently enhanced by sumptuous renovations. Unexpected. The open-air patio. Marble-clad façades, a mosaic-adorned floor... savour the tranquil atmosphere of this 671m2 tree-planted courtyard, whose arcades are home to prestigious jewellers.
Place du Casino. Tél. +377 98 06 30 00

 

HÔTEL HERMITAGE MONTE-CARLO


This jewel of the Monegasque hotel industry has a deliciously Belle Époque stay in store for you. Unexpected. The «chic» Sunday brunch on the elegant Eiffel-designed mezzanine, with its breath-taking overhanging glass dome.
Square Beaumarchais. Tél. +377 98 06 98 98

ÔMER


Alain Ducasse and his chef Patrick Laine take you on a delectable odyssey along the Mediterranean coast. The generous and cosmopolitan menu celebrates food to share. A must: wine tasting in the impressive Cercle du Vin (by reservation only).
Hôtel de Paris, place du Casino. Tél. +377 98 06 39 39

CAFÉ DE PARIS MONTE-CARLO
A select summer port of call: the famous brasserie’s new, now wider terrace. Savour the charm of the completely transformed Place du Casino while enjoying handmade ice cream.
Monaco, place du Casino. Tél. 377 98 06 76 23

RAMPOLDI
Chère au cœur du tout Monaco, l’élégante brasserie Art déco a su se renouveler avec la cuisine franco-italienne raffinée du chef Antonio Salvatore mais aussi deux espaces club exclusifs : une Cave à cigares d’exception au cadre intimiste et un music lounge pour des soirées Live.
3 avenue des Spélugues. Tél. +377 93 30 70 65

MADA ONE
La snackonomie, un concept innovant et chic décliné par le chef étoilé Maurice Ravin. Cette gastronomie sur le pouce, à déguster sur place ou emporter, fait la part belle aux produits nature et aux mélanges de saveurs venues d’ailleurs.
Promenade Princesse CharlèneTél. +377 98 06 68 68

LA MARÉE


Fancy a King Crab straight from the fish tank? Then you’ve come to the right place. Fish, seafood, shellfish... the menu extols the virtues of ultra-freshness. In a chic & fish atmosphere facing the Rocher, your taste buds head out to sea in the dining room or on the terrace with its breath-taking view of the port.
Hôtel Port Palace, 7 avenue J.-F. Kennedy. Tél. +377 97 97 80 00

MAYA BAY
One setting, two different themes: Thai or Japanese, the choice is yours. The menu offers culinary musts from both countries in slow food mode. Enjoy on the patio terrace opening onto an exotic garden.
Le Roccabella, 24 av. Princesse Grace. Tél. +377 97 70 74 67

PERLES DE MONTE-CARLO
Exceptional oysters farmed at the end of the Port de Fontvieille breakwater! Surprising, and yet two enthusiastic marine biologists successfully took up this challenge! Drop by the so-called ‘’oyster shack’’ for a tasting accompanied by a glass of organic wine on the terrace.
47-48 quai Jean-Charles Rey. Réservation obligatoire (+377) 97 77 84 31

COYA MONTE-CARLO


This lively colourful spot transports you to Peru, from the dishes to the decor. Raw marinated fish lovers won’t want to miss out on the Ceviche Bar where you can watch this refreshing speciality being prepared live in front of you.
Monaco, 26 av. Princesse Grace. Tél. + 377 98 06 20 20.

MONTE-CARLO GOLF CLUB

This international 18-hole course on Mont Agel rolls out its greens at 2,953ft. A privileged golfing experience with panoramic views of the Southern Alps, the Mediterranean and even Italy.
La Turbie, route du Mont-Agel - Tél. 04 92 41 50 70

MUSÉE DE L’AUTOMOBILE DE MONACO
A great escape into the world of exceptional cars with Prince Rainier III’s personal collection. A hundred or so models that marked their era: princely carriages, automobiles from the Belle Époque and the Roaring Twenties, Italian sports cars, F1...
5 Terrasses de Fontvieille - Tél. +377 92 05 28 56 / +377 92 05 96 09

ROSERAIE PRINCESSE GRACE
6,000 rose bushes! A tribute Prince Rainier wanted in memory of his wife. From rose-beds to romantic arbours, more than 315 varieties distilling their perfumes.
Avenue des Guelfes - Tél. +377 92 16 61 16

FRANCIS BACON MB ART FOUNDATION
Unique immersion in the life, work and creative process of the British painter who lived in Monaco for several years. A guided tour introduces you to this artist through graphic works, letters, paintings, photographs, studio objects, and working documents.
21 boulevard d’Italie - Tél. +377 93 30 30 33 (sur réservation.)

JARDIN JAPONAIS

L’âme du Japon traditionnel imprègne cet éden stylisé par Maître Yasuo Beppu. Ici, tout invite à la contemplation : le bassin et ses carpes Koï au pied de la maison de thé, le frémissement des haies de bambou, la cascade, les ponts rouges cintrés, les arbres taillés dans les règles de l’art… 7 000 m2 où faire le plein de zen attitude.
Avenue Princesse Grace - Tél. +377 98 98 83 36