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Great walk around

Great to have a walk around the port looking at the boats & Yachts, also some great places for a... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Richardsomerville80
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Just the views

We didn’t actually go down to the port. We appreciated the views of it from upon high. The views... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
Daniel A
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Beijing, China
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Great to have a walk around the port looking at the boats & Yachts, also some great places for a drink or to enjoy a meal.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Richardsomerville80
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Whilst luxury boats bob around on the blue Mediterranean waters and the sweet smell of wealth bellows from around the corner in Monaco, Fontvielle is sadly lacking in the glamour from its neighbour. I personally feel that the buildings reaching towards the waters edge are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

We didn’t actually go down to the port. We appreciated the views of it from upon high. The views were amazing and looked so upscale. I think unless you have a boat or yacht would it actually be beneficial to go down there.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daniel A
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Away from the big harbour round he Corner, Fontvielle is super impressive when viewed from the old town across to the mountains. A cute harbour, with much smaller vessels than the town harbour, well worth seeing from above.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank paulyb3000
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Great views looking down on this marina from the St Martin's Gardens just opposite the St. Nicholas Cathedral.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GRAHAM C
Reviewed July 6, 2018

If there is such thing as the poor part of Monaco (there isn't) it's Fontvieille. With it's crystal clear rocky shores teaming with little fish, its picturesce capitanieria, and it's popper sized yachts it's beautiful approachable port. Best walked at sunset or viewed from the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ValpJ
Reviewed May 28, 2018

You can't really go wrong with any views of a port but this smaller offering in Monaco literally around the corner from the bigger harbour can be readily seen as you walk through the relatively elevated gardens which then allows for better photos to be...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Steve T
Reviewed October 2, 2017

A must if you are around Monaco. A bot less touristic than other places around and some vrey nice places to eat and to have a drink

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank lucp489
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

The smaller port de fontvieille harbours a selection of slightly smaller cruisers to those seen in Port Hercule. That said, there are still some gorgeous vessels moored here. It is also much quieter. Take a stroll and grab some good food in the neighbouring restaurants,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Q4580BKnicks
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Strolled here from the cruise dock as it's the only part of Monaco we'd not previously visited and really enjoyed the peace and quiet compared with the main harbour. There are stunning views of the old town. From the harbour we took the coastal path...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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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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