Monaco Yacht Charter – Beaux Arts By The Sea


Monaco Yacht Charter – Beaux Arts By The Sea

A handful of ports in the Western Mediterranean act as magnets for the world’s largest and most impressive charter yachts. Monaco is foremost among them.

Like Antibes and Saint-Tropez, Monaco is a center of glitterati and paparazzi. Hollywood stars, business titans and royal families alike con­verge here each summer to bask in the sunshine as well as the aura of importance.

Monaco Grand Prix, view over Monaco Formula 1 circuit
Monaco Grand Prix, view over Monaco Formula 1 circuit

The premier time to charter a yacht in Monaco is during the Grand Prix in May, when the lo­cal streets transform into one of the world’s most renowned Formula One racetracks. The largest charter yachts offer private, unobstructed views of the race from their sun decks in the harbor, with high-definition televisions tuned to the celebrations ashore.

Monaco yacht charter, dining on deck
Monaco yacht charter, dining on deck

Enjoy gourmet meals prepared by your charter yacht’s chef while other spectators wait in line for tables at restaurants in town. Celebrate race-day winners while lounging in your yacht’s hot tub instead of having to nudge your way through the crowds in the streets.

Beyond Grand Prix week, a Monaco yacht charter offers summer-long luxury shopping, dining and gambling. Everyday dress on this city’s streets is elegant, with diamonds and stiletto heels worn for trips to the local bread shops.

 

The Monte-Carlo Casino is a grand Beaux Arts structure designed by the same architect who penned the Paris opera, and is worth a visit for a look at its elegance alone. You may enjoy imagining that you’re visiting the casino alongside its most famous pop-culture visitor: super-spy 007 James Bond.

Monaco yacht charter restaurant Alain Ducasse à l'Hôtel de Paris
Le Louis XV Alain Ducasse à l’Hôtel de Paris

Naturally there is a wonderful selection of high-class places to eat; from Michelin starred brasseries like Le Louis XV Alain Ducasse at the Hotel de Paris, to cozy local spots.

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Explore our other yacht charter destinations; New England in the US; The Bahamas, St Barts, Turks and Caicos, the US Virgins Islands in the Caribbean. The South of France, Italian Riviera, Corsica and Sardinia in the Western Mediterranean and Greece’s Aegean Islands and Medieval Greece n the Eastern Mediterranean to name a few…