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Port de Fontvieille

7 Avenue du President JF.Kennedy, Fontvieille, Monaco
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Picturesque Port

Dramatically situated beneath the Princes Palace on the cliff that is Monaco Ville, Fontvielle is a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharle941003
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Good for afternoon walk

I like this place since it's less tourists over here, and not so crowded as in the main port. Good... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TeddyKgb S
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2 weeks ago
“Picturesque Port”
4 weeks ago
“Good for afternoon walk”
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7 Avenue du President JF.Kennedy, Fontvieille, Monaco
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dramatically situated beneath the Princes Palace on the cliff that is Monaco Ville, Fontvielle is a charming oasis after the noisy chaotic building site which is modern Monaco. There are around a dozen fairly unpretentious and reasonably priced (particularly at lunchtime) local restaurants and bars....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I like this place since it's less tourists over here, and not so crowded as in the main port. Good choice of restaurants for lunch, and cafeteria for cup of espresso. Sometimes there are antique market, where you can buy some interesting elements for your...More

Thank TeddyKgb S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely place to walk and talk and to take in the beauty of such a place. We were on our honeymoon and this was ideal for us!

Thank StephRolfe
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I suggest anyone goint to Monaco, to go see this port because it's really nice and has great views over some fantastic boats and you can see bottom/top the castle. Great also because you can live it a bit more thanks to less people around

Thank ste1990190408
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Nice quite place for a walk followed with some good restaurants and garden behind the buildings. Not really an attraction cos it is just a port with couple nice boats(most old ones, not really nice to even see them as this is 'Monaco'). Architecture is...More

Thank FrankTorro
Reviewed 21 December 2016

If you want to stay off the beaten path or eat in a restaurant that is somewhat off the beaten path in Monte Carlo, then consider Fontvieille.....quiet, tranquil, and very scenic, great place to stroll around, plenty of restaurants to chose from, but without the...More

Thank og84
Reviewed 25 November 2016

A lot smaller than the main port however is great to see and is very peaceful. Near quite a few attractions like the car museum , and the small animal park . Overall a great experience

Thank grahre
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Stunning area. Lots to see luxury yachts and a helicopter around the corner. Great views of the sea here too.

Thank TheAbisolaExpedition
Reviewed 24 October 2016

If you want to get away from busy Monte Carlo the Port Fontvielle is just the place. The yachts are not quiet as big as the main port but pretty impressive anyway. You are just over the road from the Princes car collection which is...More

Thank Blue A
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

this is a small port, everything is small in monaco... it is good for a short walk along some middle size yachts. good restaurants in this area are beefbar, la salière, constantine. and there is a bar frequented by locals called 'gerards' owned by an...More

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Janice F
my husband and I will be staying in Columbus Hotel, Fontvieille in October. We are trying to find out about any bus service that runs to this district from Nice airport. The airport express has stopped running here as of June 2015 so their nearest drop to our hotel seems to be Place d'Ames which looks quite a walk according to the map. Has anyone any suggestions please, would be very grateful.
18 September 2015|
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Response from JoyShurjo | Reviewed this property |
There is an express bus service from Nice Airport to Monaco; Bus no. 110 and in every 30 minutes it departs from the airport terminal no. 1. I don't think it departs late night.In Monaco there is a bus stop near Place... More
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