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Official Monaco Covid-19 Information

Monaco Government Tourist & Convention Authority introduces the impacts of COVID-19 on the Principality and the positive measures taken to protect the health and well-being of residents, workers, customers and visitors.

The Principality of Monaco is continuing to make the safety of its visitors its utmost priority with the launch of the new “Monaco Safe” label. The label, which is awarded to all places across the Principality that welcome the public, guarantees that businesses are complying with the strict health measures set out by the Prince’s government to fight against the spread of COVID-19 in Monaco.

Wearing a face mask became mandatory in some outdoor public areas on 12 Aug 2020. The opening times of the various public venues and the agenda of events are subject to change.

Find our latest daily updates on the Prince’s Government website for complete information about the measures taken in the Principality of Monaco.

Monaco Government Tourist & Convention Authority introduces the impacts of COVID-19 on the Principality and the positive measures taken to protect the health and well-being of residents, workers, customers and visitors.

The Principality of Monaco is continuing to make the safety of its visitors its utmost priority with the launch of the new “Monaco Safe” label. The label, which is awarded to all places across the Principality that welcome the public, guarantees that businesses are complying with the strict health measures set out by the Prince’s government to fight against the spread of COVID-19 in Monaco.

Wearing a face mask became mandatory in some outdoor public areas on 12 Aug 2020. The opening times of the various public venues and the agenda of events are subject to change.

Find our latest daily updates on the Prince’s Government website for complete information about the measures taken in the Principality of Monaco.

Monaco is constantly reinventing itself

Monaco is a dynamic Principality that constantly reinvents itself whilst staying loyal to the elements that make up its DNA. These last years have seen Monaco’s offering expand with a range of exciting new developments and concepts, from luxury hotel makeovers to inspiring sustainability initiatives.

Here are some of the latest projects leading this destination of excellence into the 21st century:

A multi-starred chef for the Vistamar restaurant

Chef Yanick Alléno ©Direction de la Communication Stephane Danna
From April 2021, the three-starred chef Yannick Alléno takes the helm of the Vistamar, the main restaurant at Hotel Hermitage Monte-Carlo. Known for his French traditional cuisine, the chef will first start by rethinking the menu of the restaurant and reorganising its famous terrace with stunning views of the harbour and the iconic Le Rocher. In 2022, a full redesign of the restaurant’s interior architecture will be completed bringing to Vistamar the chef’s emblematic trademark, the famous Pavyllon.

A New Michelin Star for Monaco

La Table d’Antonio Salvatore ©Malcorps

Rampoldi Monte-Carlo has just been awarded a Michelin star in the beginning of 2021. Located in the heart of Monte-Carlo, moments from the iconic Casino Square, the restaurant originally opened in 1946. This recognition consolidates the value of this historic Monegasque venue, rewarding the commitment of chef Antonio Salvatore.
The ambitions young Chef Antonio Salvatore has a philosophy based in innovative gastronomy and classic creations, using the finest ingredients and the quality and freshness of the regional produce.

Embellishment of Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo

Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo Facade ©W.Pryce

One of Monaco’s most iconic 5-star hotels, Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo, will write a new chapter in its history, with a currently undergoing two-phases-renovation project orchestrated by French interior architect Jacques Garcia. This embellishment and renovation will include all guest rooms, the creation of exceptional suites, a redesigned gastronomic restaurant, an enhanced bar, a revamped banqueting room, and all kitchens of the hotel including a world-class open kitchen.

The renovation project has started on 30 November 2020 and the hotel is currently closed with a reopening scheduled on 15 April 2021. The second phase of this exciting transformation is scheduled to start on 01 October 2021 until 31 March 2022. The all-new Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo will be unveiled in April 2022.

Important to know: Hotel’s gastronomic offers will remain closed during the renovation process, with exception of the Michelin-starred restaurant Yoshi.

Luxury Transformations in the Heart of Monte-Carlo

One Monte-Carlo © Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer

In 2020, Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer completed 4 years of transformation works dedicated to Monaco’s most iconic 5-star hotel, Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo, and the creation of a new district around the Casino Square. It includes One Monte-Carlo, the most exclusive shopping promenade along the Riviera, also featuring luxury accommodation, restaurants, and a conference centre.

About Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer (SBM)

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© Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer

The finest collection of one-of-a-kind experiences in Monaco

“This place has to be about dreams, enjoyment, and beauty.” – François Blanc, founder of Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer.

Since its foundation in 1863, Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer has been offering unique experiences through its network of fine hospitality establishments throughout the Principality. It is considered the finest resort collection with: 4 casinos, including the iconic Casino de Monte-Carlo; 4 prestigious luxury hotels (Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo, Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo, Monte-Carlo Beach, and Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort); 30 restaurants and bars including 5 that, together, have 7 Michelin stars. Société des Bains de Mer’s portfolio also includes the wellness sector with establishments such as Thermes Marins Monte-Carlo; the sport sector with the Country Club and Golf Course; and the entertainment sector with the Sporting Monte-Carlo and the Salle des Etoiles; as well as nightlife options including Buddha Bar and the renowned nightclubs Jimmy’z and La Rascasse.

Guests of Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer have exclusive advantages through the MONTE-CARLO PASS, the hotel room key card, which gives access to exclusive benefits.

Monaco: a MICE Destination

As the Monaco Convention Bureau gets ready for future business the Principality wants to make sure you feel as safe and worry-free as possible when organising your next event in Monaco.

Have you considered planning an incentive trip to the Principality of Monaco? Here is all you need to know.

Monaco: a MICE Destination

As the Monaco Convention Bureau gets ready for future business the Principality wants to make sure you feel as safe and worry-free as possible when organising your next event in Monaco.

Have you considered planning an incentive trip to the Principality of Monaco? Here is all you need to know.