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Riviera Impressions at the Hotel Metropole Monte Carlo

To give it a fresh start in 2004 it became the Metropole Monte Carlo.  We wanted know more about this 125 room palace with Mediterranean soul.  Here are the sunny secrets of an understatedly charming mythical place.

What does “French Riviera” mean to you?

French Riviera is a unique lifestyle in an exceptional region, remarkable for its brilliant lavish architecture, tropical gardens, “standing out against the purple mountains that seemed like such a beautiful backdrop...,” as American writer Edith Warton stated so well.


What are the best places on the property for admiring the sunrise and the sunset?

The Carré d’Or Suite is the most beautiful suite in the hotel and includes a 110 m2 majestic terrace, lushly cultivated with a large variety of plants and trees, imagined by landscaper Jacques Messin,.  From here, an unforgettable 180° view, full sky Monte Carlo, the Carré d’Or, Casino, gardens, and the infinite sea…

What is the best place on the property to catch some rays?

In summer it’s the Odyssey Space, with 3 magnificent cabanas on the sundeck, like a couture jewel box designed by Karl Lagerfeld.  In this chic paradise overlooking the swimming pool with breath taking views of the sea and the Casino gardens, everyone can enjoy butler services and Joel Robuchon inspired fresh fare while tanning in an ideal setting.


Your place in one fragrance?

Nepalese amber.  A sumptuous fragrance composed of amber, oak moss, precious woods and musk, noble and rare essences.  An invitation to a sentimental journey.


Secret places around the hotel for guests?

The Metropole Monte Carlo is always ready to help our guests discover exceptional places via unique experiences.  That’s why we created our “Just for You” program, a selection of made to measure exclusive leisure activities designed to create the most memorable holidays.


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