Monaco - The Ultimate Weekend

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Seductive and vibrant, Monaco is the chicest country situated on the French Riviera. With its spectacular landscape, endless history, top-notch restaurants and sweeping views over the Mediterranean Sea. Here we present you the perfect weekend in Monaco...
— Yasmine Blidi

Where To Stay

HOTEL METROPOLE MONTE-CARLO

Situated at the best spot in this fair city. A reputable favourite with a unique blend of excellence, luxury and the fine art of living for a hotel which artfully renews the codes of top-notch establishments. A walking distance from the Casino and jaw-dropping views of the Mediterranean Sea.

If you are looking for the ultimate in luxury and glamour, then you should ask for the Suite Carré d’Or, a spectrum of glowing hues! Just as ravishing on the inside, the spectrum of natural light through the floor-to-ceiling windows complements the ivory patina décor, honey-coloured parquet floors, Louis XVI furniture and dotting of majestic artwork.

A bookcase with an enticing collection of original works is also available for those who wish to read within the room or terrace. A prominent master bedroom opens out to a dressing-room with a vanity cupboard and bathroom, featuring a tub and massage jet shower. A mix of tradition and modernity, space is sculpted and adorned as the premier destination for comfort in Monaco.

Where To Eat

THE BEST PLACES TO EAT

Le Grill

Le Grill

For glamorous places to eat, Monaco sets the bar high. Start with a sunrise walk along the Place du Casino, then head to the Hotel de Paris. Le Grill, that is part of Hotel de Paris, offers a magnificent panoramic view of the Mediterranean and is located on the 8th floor. The roof opens entirely, so you can enjoy dinner under a glittery sky on warm days. The cuisine features mostly grilled meats that have built the restaurant’s excellent reputation and we can agree to that pleasant experience as well. The renovations are a return to an illustrious past, the renaissance of a magical place and the promise of an exhilarating experience.

MAYA JAH

MAYA JAH

If you are looking for a delicious oriental blend, then a dinner at the Maya Jah is a must for a new taste experience in Monaco. Like MAYA BAY located on the same Avenue, the MAYA JAH, an Indian restaurant, proposes a kitchen with exotic flavours, orchestrated by an authentic Chef, Ravinder NEGI, who sublimates traditional recipes with the "desire to create and astonish the guests.

For sea views and seafood lovers head towards to Les Perles de Monte-Carlo at the Port de Fontvieille. Marvelous oysters and other fine seafood products in a region where traditional oyster farming is almost inexistent. Take a seat on the wooden benches next to the water, in a genuine ambience, discover a corner of Brittany, right below the Prince’s Palace! And enjoy their fine products, while sipping on a glass of organic wine.

Odyssey

Odyssey

For effortless cool, Odyssey restaurant is located at the outdoor pool terrace of Metropole hotel, an ideal location for sun-loungers looking for a cool respite under the protective shade of large white sails that hang above the tables. Carefully designed by Karl Lagerfeld, the heated sea-water pool, terrace, restaurant and gardens set against a photographic fresco a backdrop that replicates portraits of Greek heroes.

What To See

THE BEST PLACES TO VISIT

Monaco proudly bears the standard of dreams and glamour around the world, but it is, above all, a tourist destination with a remarkable heritage, affluency and variety of sites, museums and excursions.

Starting with, The Prince’s Palace to discover its long history and extremely characteristic style of the Louis XIV era. Then just a few walks from the Palace you will find the remarkable Oceanographic Museum, built on the side of Monaco’s legendary Rocher and dive into the Mediterranean Sea, where you will find more than 6,000 specimens on display. For those who wants more of Monaco, then The Nouveau Musée National de Monaco is the right place to be. Showcases the heritage of the Principality of Monaco and promotes contemporary works of art through temporary exhibitions at its two locations: Villa Paloma and Villa Sauber.

The Spa Metropole by Givenchy

The Spa Metropole by Givenchy

Where To Relax

THE SPA METROPOLE BY GIVENCHY

An exceptional world of beauty and well-being re-imagined by designer Didier Gomez. Harmonies in black, white and gold, reflecting the brand's aesthetic codes. One of the spa's original features: a digitalized wall of natural vegetation, giving it a poetic and futuristic breath of fresh air. An icon of French fashion and flagship of excellence in cosmetics, Givenchy has created here a unique address, a real ode to the pleasures of the spa and its beneficial offerings.

When you have done all this, you just had your perfect weekend…