Monaco is a country unlike any other. Whether by land or sea, travellers along the famous Cote d’Azur may pause as they approach one particularly glamorous locale and ask themselves, “Is Monaco a country?”. Or perhaps they are so taken in by the extraordinary natural beauty of the area that they ask themselves, “Where is Monaco located?, Is Monaco part of France? or How big is Monaco?”. The answers to all of these questions and more are answered in this guide.
Monaco is one of the most luxurious cities in the world, inviting more than 360,000 visitors every year. Despite its staggeringly small size, this Cote d’Azur hotspot is filled with world-class hotels, restaurants, yachts and perfect hangouts for a variety of occasions. With so much to indulge in, it can be difficult to know where to start.
Read on to discover the complete guide to the best of Monaco, ensuring you make the most out of the principality’s refined offerings. Continue reading
With the arrival of the New Year, individuals are looking to adopt a more balanced approach to living, placing more of a focus on a healthy mind and body. Apartment owners and renters have come to expect homes with facilities that make living easier and more enjoyable, drastically changing the focus on what the ‘home’ should offer. As well as beautifully landscaped gardens and exquisite communal spaces with vistas of the Mediterranean, developers are now offering fully equipped 24-hour on-site gyms, swimming pools and spa facilities to allow residents to switch off and elevate the residential experience.
If you’re thinking of buying or renting a Monaco property with a gym, then keep on reading. Here is a list of residences in Monaco with a gym. Continue reading
Christmas festivities are set to look a little different this year. With venue closures, strict guidelines around travel, and smaller gatherings to keep everyone safe, many Monaco residents will likely opt for a luxury celebration at home with select family and friends. With Christmas and New Year just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start planning a luxurious Christmas dinner in Monaco or New Year celebration for your friends and family.
With the help of La Costa Properties Monaco, we share some wonderful tips on how to throw the perfect New Year or Christmas dinner in Monaco. From florists and DJ’s to post-party cleaners and catering, Monaco offers fantastic options. Continue reading
Monaco is the most expensive real estate market on the planet. According to the latest Real Estate Observatory report, the average price per square metre in 2020 was 47,619 Euros. The district of Larvotto recorded the highest average price per square metre, coming in at 65,000 Euros per square metre in 2020. In comparison, only Hong Kong and New York come close to matching Monaco’s real estate prices, with reports highlighting that real estate in Hong Kong costs an average 44,700 Euros per square metres, and New York’s real estate costs an average 24,300 Euros per square metre. The report, published by the Monegasque Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies, highlights how Monaco’s real estate prices have doubled in the past decade as the principality has established itself as one of the most sought-after destinations in the world.
So, how much does an apartment cost in Monaco? Here we highlight some Monaco apartments for sale at various price points. Continue reading