Since the Principality is the go-to destination for those who relish the finer things in life, it’s no surprise that it is home to a number of exclusive private beach clubs, which take indulgence to heady new heights. This is our selection of some of the finest beach club resorts in the region. So which Monaco beach club will it be?
Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel and Resort
Situated just east of Monaco’s exclusive Larvotto real estate on avenue Princesse Grace, the Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel and Resort is a sophisticated haven for lovers of luxury. With breathtaking views of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin and beyond, its lagoon pool is one of the most exclusive locations in the entire Principality. Visitors can choose from a private cabana facing the lagoon or a sunbed looking out towards the ocean, with a private (and guarded) swimming area. Pure luxury and indulgence.
La Note Bleue, Monaco
For those lucky enough to own or rent an apartment in Larvotto, Monaco, its main beach is on their doorstep – although this waterfront strip is within easy reach no matter where you live in the Principality! Along with fine sand and calm waves, Larvotto beach is home to a number of beach bars, of which La Note Bleue is the trendiest. This Monaco beach club and restaurant is appreciated for its laid-back décor, chilled out sun lounger area and an innovative menu bursting with flavours. It’s the perfect place in Monaco to relax in the sun with a good book and a glass of rosé!
La Reserve de Mala in Cap d’Ail
La Reserve de la Mala is a piece of paradise, nestled just around the bay from Monaco in Cap d’Ail. The white sandy beaches, stylish and luxurious lounge decor, relaxed cocktail bar and a magical candlelit restaurant helmed by Dominique Legallo make this hidden gem the ideal choice for a full day relaxing by the Mediterranean. If you’re lucky enough to have travelled by yacht there is even a private Taxi Boat service available for you – just anchor down and give them a call.
Anjuna Plage in Eze
The Anjuna Plage is a hugely popular spot on the French Riviera, with a loyal following of celebrity clients. With its distinctive turquoise sun loungers and rustic yet chic beachy interior, it is so close to the water you can almost feel the Mediterranean waves lapping at your feet; the perfect accompaniment to the sumptuous seafood specialities on the menu. You may even find yourself rubbing shoulders with the A-list crew – Leonardo Dicaprio, Hugh Grant, Bono, and Mick Hucknall, to name a few, have been known to frequent Anjuna Plage.
Zelo’s Beach in Beaulieu sur Mer
Zelo’s Beach is much more than just a restaurant. Located in Beaulieu-sur-Mer, it is the perfect, tranquil place to simply relax, or let loose on the stunning private beach and cocktail bar. The wellness area situated on the terrace offers massages and treatments to help you unwind, as well as professionally led fitness classes for when you’re in the mood to energise rather than relax. This is the destination of choice for fashionistas along the Côte d’Azur.
La Cigale Vista Beach in Roquebrune Cap Martin
A mere 10 minutes from Monte-Carlo, La Cigale Vista Beach offers you a beautiful view of Menton Bay and the Italian Riviera, just a stone’s throw away from the glamour capital of the world. A destination of class and sophistication, it’s the ideal setting in which to enjoy a day of utter relaxation in a secluded, coastal setting – followed by an evening of jazz, accompanied by a delicious and exotic menu crafted by esteemed chef Lucie Pichon.