From the iconic Monte Carlo Casino to the legendary Formula One Monaco Grand Prix, Monaco Yacht Show, to the opulent Princes Palace, once home to the unforgettable actress turned real life princess Grace few destinations evoke the romance and enchantment of the French Riviera as the tiny country of Monaco. Nestled between Nice and the Italian border, Monaco may be small enough to fit into central park but it is truly the epicenter of southern European glamour and luxury. In the summer the sublime weather and a dazzling super-yacht friendly harbor make for idyllic conditions for yachting while winters offer escapes to the near by alps for skiing adventures. With gorgeous weather, stunning views, highly favorable tax laws, strong security and an extraordinary lifestyle opportunity it’s no wonder more than one in three residents are millionaires. While high net worth individuals looking to rent or buy property in this unique little country are facing a scarce, competitive market we have found five unique and wonderful offerings for you who are considering spending time in this fairytale paradise.

Villa Monaco

When holidaying with the family renting a fully staffed private villa is the ideal solution to fulfill both the need for privacy and space a hotel simply can not offer while still enjoying all the care free amenities and services of one. Villa Monaco is a spectacular seaside villa offering an enthralling view across the Mediterranean and to the neighboring peninsula of Cap Ferrat with a large heated infinity pool and expansive terrace from which to take it in. Just three minutes from Monte Carlo the villa offers a private, secure retreat while still close to the action. Boasting seven ensuite seaview bedrooms and a separate guest house there will be ample space for every member of your party and plenty of amenities to keep them entertained including a home theatre, a game room, large trampoline and a gym.

Tour Odeon

If sky high panoramic views, access to the amenities of a five-star hotel and over 5435 sq ft of chic living space in the heart of Monte Carlo are at the top your list you will fall in love with this stunning apartment situated on the 28th floor of the ultra prestigious Tour Odeon. In addition to the 24 hour concierge, security services and valet parking, residents enjoy access to an incredible assortment of amenities such as a shuttle service, spa with steam rooms and saunas, private massage suite, hairdresser, fitness centre, swimming pool, business center, entertainment room and even a car wash. Enjoy the dramatic views from the floor to ceiling windows in almost every room in the apartment or step out onto the enormous1689 sq ft sun soaked terrace to feel the warm sea breezes. With four bedrooms, four baths, two offices and an immaculately well appointed open living plan this space is ideal for families and available for rent.

The Larvotto Penthouse

A rare opportunity in Monaco, the Larvotto Penthouse is a beautifully designed modern duplex penthouse with a rooftop terrace complete with a heated pool overlooking the picturesque golden sand Larvotto beaches. The interior is designed to perfection by Belgium designer Francois Marcq and boasts 5,059 sq. ft. of sumptuous living space with 4 bedrooms, 4 baths plus 2 partial baths. Larvotto is one of the worlds most glamourous beaches. Running parallel is Avenue Princess Grace, the most expensive street in the world. In this exclusive neighborhood you can enjoy a variety of outdoor sports, unique shopping and michelin starred dining.

Exceptional Apartment in the Carré d’Or

In the ultra posh neighborhood of Carré d’Or, the Le Mirabeau is perhaps one of the most sought after buildings. On a high floor with commanding panoramic views of both city and sea an impossibly elegant apartment combines impeccable style, decadent high end finishes with the latest in home tech. As the owner of this impressive space you will enjoy quick access to the beaches of the Larvotto and the Yacht Club of Monaco as well as a 24/7, state of the art training facility, sauna and of course a fabulous pool. The apartment has a spacious double living room that leads out on the expansive terrace overlooking the Mediterranean. Each of the four bedrooms has an en suite bathroom.  The surrounding neighborhood offers an array of shops, luxury boutiques and some of the best restaurants in the city.

Villa La Vigie

For a truly regal experience Villa La Vigie is a magnificent belle epoque mansion offering unparalleled luxury, security and privacy. Once upon a time the longtime former residence of fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld, the historic Villa La Vigie is one of the most prestigious and prominent properties on the French Riviera. Perched atop a promontory, on the Cape of the Monte-Carlo Beach, the Villa “La Vigie” offers an exquisite panoramic view over the Mediterranean Sea and the Bay of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin which can be savored from the 2550sqft terrace that runs along the building. As a guest of La Vigie you will enjoy access to a private tent at the seaside resort of the Monte Carlo Beach Club located just below the estate. Among the additional amenities the property is impeccably maintained and provides a jacuzzi, breakfast plus additional catering available through the Beach Club, and an independent apartment for guards.