Monaco may be small in size, but it packs a punch when it comes to experiences.
Situated on the stunning French Riviera, the tiny sovereign state of Monaco exudes a larger-than-life blend of glamour and sophistication. Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer (Monte-Carlo SBM), a world-renowned luxury hospitality and F&B group, provides a unique mix of properties, fine dining, and rich cultural experiences – inviting travelers to explore its distinct blend of opulence and heritage. Each of its touchpoints in Monte-Carlo invites guests to experience the absolute best that the principality has to offer.
Whether seeking a romantic retreat or a glamorous getaway, this principality promises an experience that is nothing short of extraordinary. Monaco may be small in size, but it packs a punch when it comes to experiences. Here’s a curated guide for a memorable 72-hour escapade.
Where to Stay
The legendary Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo, with its timeless charm and opulent atmosphere, stands as the epitome of luxury in Monaco. Step through its doors and be instantly enveloped in an ambiance of refined grandeur. Its Belle Époque architecture and regal decor have made it a favorite retreat of the well-heeled and well-traveled for over a century.
Overlooking Casino Square, this historic establishment has a legacy dating back to 1864, making it an integral part of Monaco’s glamorous narrative. The rooms and suites at Hôtel de Paris are sanctuaries of elegance, marrying classic charm with modern amenities. The Diamond Suites epitomize opulence with panoramic views and personalized service. For dining, Le Louis XV-Alain Ducasse offers a three-Michelin-starred culinary odyssey. The Bar Américain, exuding Old World charm, is perfect for unwinding with an excellent menu of signature cocktails and refined spirits.
The Thermes Marins Monte-Carlo, the hotel’s spa and wellness center, is a seaside wellness oasis offering a haven of tranquility with state-of-the-art facilities and personalized treatments. Guests can enjoy exclusive treatments and therapies, complemented by the health-focused menu at L'Hirondelle restaurant.
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Where to Shop
Le Metropole Shopping Center is a one-stop luxury destination housing international brands like Chanel, Dior, and Louis Vuitton. For a taste of local charm, explore La Condamine Market at Place d'Armes, offering fresh produce, handmade crafts, and unique souvenirs.
Where to Dine
The newly revamped Café de Paris blends Mediterranean flavors with contemporary flair. Adjacent to Hôtel de Paris, it overlooks Casino Square and is renowned for its stylish ambiance. Le Grill, on the 8th floor of Hôtel de Paris, offers culinary excellence paired with panoramic views. The Buddha Bar Monaco, part of the global chain, is a unique fusion of Asian-inspired cuisine and a vibrant atmosphere.
Where to Unwind
For a perfect experience, start at the glittering Casino Square, marvel at its architectural splendor, and dine at Le Louis XV-Alain Ducasse. While you're exploring Monte-Carlo, make your way to Jardin Exotique, a botanical garden on the cliffs that offers a breathtaking array of succulent plants, rare species, and unmatched views. Larvotto Beach provides sun, sand, and seclusion along the Mediterranean. The Japanese Garden in the Larvotto district is a Zen retreat amidst urban sophistication. Finally, explore Le Rocher for a historic tranquility with panoramic Mediterranean views.
This place has to be about dreams, enjoyment, and beauty.
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