Wedding in Monaco
Wedding in Monaco is the pinnacle of luxury. The choice of clients who choose glamour and exclusive level of service. Being the second smallest state in the world, the principality of Monaco is grandiose in its natural beauty and luxury.
Just 16 kilometers from the Italian border and only 13 from Nice, this tiny state occupies about two square kilometers of French Riviera. This wedding destination can be easily reached from anywhere in the world. Nice International Airport is only 24 kilometers from Monaco. It takes less than 30 minutes to reach Monaco by car or 10 minutes by helicopter.
The climate here is mild and moderate with pleasant sea breeze even during the winter, which helps the ideal wedding season last all 365 days of the year.
Monaco annually hosts internationally renowned events such as Formula 1 Grand Prix and Red Cross Ball. Celebrities and affluent members of society flock here from all over the world to take part in the never-ending celebration. No place in the world is better suited for luxurious lifestyle and events.
Glamorous neighborhood of Monte Carlo is one of the most expensive and prestigious locations in the world. Numerous high-end clothes boutiques and car dealerships share the streets with famous luxury hotels and restaurants. Monaco is home to one of the most beautiful harbors in the world. Dramatic cliffs and multi-million dollar yachts make it look spectacular. Magnificent Casino and its Opera hosting world-class performances, vibrant social life – there is never a dull moment in this small land of luxury and glamour.
This city-state has an incredible concentration of luxurious venues and hotels. Hotel de Paris, Metropole, Hermitage, Fairmont, Le Meridien are just a few of prestigious venues to host your Monaco wedding and accommodate your guests. The variety of designs and styles, exclusive backdrops for exquisite photos and unique experience – this place was created to celebrate life.
Monaco has been a place of many renowned love stories and gorgeous royal weddings.
This small principality hosted one of the most glamorous ceremonies in XX century. The fairy tale wedding of Oscar-winning beauty Grace Kelly and Monaco’s Prince Rainier will be long remembered as the most sumptuous celebration of its era. The couple’s story keeps fascinating people all over the world.
One more royal love story started here for their son, Prince Albert II and his stunning bride Charlene Wittstock. Their wedding impressed everyone. The ceremony was both beautiful and emotional: thousand s of people around the world joined Princess Charlene who shed tears when the couple exchanged vows. Lots of famous guests, both royalty and celebrities came to Monaco to share the joy of a new couple. Many of the vendors who made the royal wedding happen have worked together at the wedding produced by Magic Day just a week before.
Pierre Casiraghi (grandson of Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier) and Beatrice Borromeo continued the tradition of fairy tale weddings. Their sumptuous civil ceremony and celebration for more than 700 guests took place at the Grimaldi Palace and the opulent Hotel de Paris. The crème de la crème of Europe and royal families from around the world came to Monaco to congratulate the luminous couple.
There are plenty of majestic locations for a wedding in Monaco. This tiny country has a tradition of elegant and refined celebrations. If you dream of something really special, the principality of Monaco is your best choice. The Big Day in such a supreme and glamorous setting will bring a fountain of emotions and beautiful lifelong memories.
Monaco wedding planner
Magic Day is the only Monaco wedding planner that combines local expertise with international standards as we work in 11 countries of Europe. Our experience planning weddings in Monaco since 2008 allows us to offer you world class service. Get in touch with your Monaco wedding planner Magic Day Luxury Experiences today!
Getting married in Monaco
Getting married in Monaco for non-residents is impossible. To organise a civil wedding in the city hall, the bride or the groom must be a permanent resident of Monaco.
There are no restrictions on symbolic weddings which ca be organised in any of the beautiful Monaco wedding venues. We can also help you plan your Catholic wedding in Monaco in one of the churches or the Cathedral.
Monaco Wedding Venues
Monaco is home to luxurious hotels, beautiful Casino, historical Oceanographic Museum and fantastic sea views. Numerous wedding venues in Monaco are available for your exclusive celebration.
We selected some of the most popular Monaco wedding venues and included short descriptions of them. We hope this will help you start planning your wedding in Monaco. Get in touch for a free quote!
Wedding in Monte Carlo
Wedding in Monte Carlo usually means a symbolic wedding ceremony organised in one of the beautiful wedding venues. It is not possible to organise a civil wedding ceremony for non-residents.
Your wedding in Monte Carlo will be a fantastic celebration whichever venue you choose. Have a look at our selection below and get in touch to start planning your Monte Carlo wedding.
Monte Carlo Wedding Venues
Hotel de Paris wedding in Monte-Carlo
Hotel de Paris on the Place du Casino at the heart of Monte Carlo is a majestic hotel with superb classical architecture. Luxurious hospitality makes it a glorious Monte Carlo wedding venue. The legendary 5-star hotel has been offering the finest service since 1864. The highly skilled and discreet staff of this world leading Hotel aims to provide their guests the most magical experiences. In these sumptuous surroundings, you will enjoy a true fairy tale wedding. Golden molding, crystal chandeliers, painted frescoes and marble cannonades of La Salle Empire in the Hotel de Paris will be a stunning background for a grand celebration and wedding photographs. The magnificent hotel terrace suits best for organizing reception drinks while outstanding La Salle Empire is perfect to hold the reception dinner. Many of our clients have chosen this venue for their celebrations. Your guests can choose their accommodation among 182 luxury rooms, including 80 suites and junior suites. This exquisite wedding location can comfortably host up to 350 wedding guests. With its standards of quality, perfect service, and unrivaled attention to details, Hotel de Paris is one of the most sought after locations for a Monte Carlo wedding.
Hotel Hermitage Monte Carlo wedding
Hotel Hermitage is located right behind Hotel de Paris and offers breathtaking views over the port and casino. This is one of the most prestigious settings for a Monaco wedding. Hotel Hermitage is a venue to hold your unforgettable wedding reception with taste and quality. Hotels Hermitage style belongs to magnificent Belle Époque. Every detail of the tasteful décor reminds of this sophisticated era. The Hotel was totally refurbished in 2011. Today this charming venue provides the highest standards of quality. Hermitage is a place where classicism and modernity meet. The hotel’s terrace offers the best panorama of Monaco. 278 outstanding rooms outstanding include 84 suites, junior and diamond suites among them. Every detail in Hotel Hermitage is designed to provide the ultimate setting for luxurious and romantic wedding celebration. Hotel Hermitage is home to the breathtaking Belle Epoque Ballroom and terrace. Salon Eiffel with its famous glass dome is a perfect lounge easily adaptable to suit any requirements. The elegant atmosphere of salon Excelsior greatly contributes to the spirit of excellence present in the Hotel. The venue is perfect for hosting an upscale Monte Carlo wedding. While having the celebration your guests will enjoy brilliant views of the Mediterranean horizon and the legendary Rock of Monaco. Hotel’s restaurants offer the finest cuisine able to impress the most demanding clients. This beautiful wedding venue and delightful views of the harbor are longing to host your Monaco wedding.
Salon Bellevue Monte Carlo reception hall
Salon Bellevue has a privileged location in the heart of Monte Carlo, occupying the first floor of the world-famous Café de Paris. This is the most democratic venue for a Monte Carlo wedding. Exceptional location in a dominant position on the Place du Casino makes it a real gem for medium budget events. Simple design of the room with white marble floors that perfectly complete white and beige walls allows to easily decorate the venue to the style of your wedding. Floor to ceiling windows opening on the terrace provide a mass of daylight and create an elegant ambiance. Awe-inspiring view of the square, Casino and Hotel de Paris opening from the terrace will keep your guests returning to this outdoor space during the whole span of celebration. The large terrace of the salon suits best for a glamourous welcome cocktail, while chic Bellevue room can seat up to 250 guests for a reception dinner. Salon Bellevue offers complete privacy despite its prestigious location on Place du Casino. You can choose to continue the celebration in the stylish private club located in the basement of Café de Paris. Salon Bellevue is truly one of the most glamorous and romantic Monaco wedding venues.
Seaside Venues for Wedding in Monaco
Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel & Beach
Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel is a unique wedding venue edging the Mediterranean in the neighboring town of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin. This is an enchanting choice of the venue to realize the most romantic of your dreams. Beautiful alleys of the hotel garden are a perfect match for large-scale weddings.
Le Deck at Monte-Carlo Beach located directly at the edge of the famous swimming pool is a spectacular setting for an outdoor reception of up to 400 guests. One of the most fabulous wedding venues in Monaco, Le Deck comprises a spacious Art Deco room and a vast terrace. Light shades of décor and mirrors make it a supreme function room for exclusive celebrations. Here your guests will enjoy relaxation alongside Olympic-size swimming pool with palm trees. The warm light of Mediterranean sunset will make your Monaco wedding in this venue a true masterpiece.
Le Meridien Beach Plaza Monaco wedding
Nested in the middle of Monaco seaside Le Meridien Beach Plaza is one of the best-located Monaco wedding venues. Splendid décor and flawless service make it our first choice for weddings. Your guests will appreciate the private beach and privacy of the hotel’s setting. Meridien can accommodate all the guests even of the biggest weddings. 403 rooms offer everything your guests might need. Le Méridien Beach Plaza is the only private beach in Monaco. Seems to be the perfect venue for both romantic and glamorous ceremony, doesn’t it? We can organize a unique arrival to your wedding reception by boat. This Monaco resort offers different settings for magnificent wedding receptions: stylish function rooms, poolside spaces, splendid terraces overlooking the Mediterranean. Both outdoor and indoor areas are available for grand and intimate receptions.
Villa in Cap d'Ail Port
Villa in Cap d’Ail Port located on the opposite side of Monaco is the most secret venue for exclusive and intimate events. Having a wedding dinner on the villa’s terrace feels like having a trip on a luxurious yacht – there is nothing to separate you from the gentle breeze of the open sea. The venue is best suited for private parties with a limited number of guests. Experience true seaside relaxation and have a glamourous Monaco wedding in complete privacy. Your guests can enjoy the sights of endless Mediterranean horizon while having a cocktail by the pool. If you are looking for a special seaside location, Villa in Cap d’Ail Port is your ideal wedding venue in Monaco for a stylish and private celebration.
Best Venue for Large-Scale Wedding in Monaco
Salle des Etoiles Monaco wedding venue
The impressive Salle des Etoiles is the best option in case you plan a large-scale wedding reception in Monte Carlo. This legendary venue hosts concerts of internationally renowned performers as well as prestigious sporting events. This 1000 square meters hall is the largest function room on the Cote d’Azur. Vast panoramic windows of Salle des Etoiles face the bay of Monaco offering magnificent views. Thousands of tiny sparkling LED lights set into the ceiling allow guest to enjoy the starry night while having a dinner. This immense hall can accommodate up to 950 guests for your wedding in Monaco. This spacious venue is a perfect match in case you plan to add something special to your wedding celebration. Famous singer or grand illusion show will easily be able to perform on the famous stage. It’s a dream venue for a Monaco wedding planner like Magic Day. Many of the elements usually included in technical raiders of the stars are already installed here. Salle des Etoiles is made for large shows and performances. Want to surprise your guests? Let’s retract the roof in time to watch a specially designed firework show making use of the unique architecture. Salle des Etoiles is the venue for your grandest and most unforgettable wedding in Monaco.
All these venues are truly top level. However, they all miss one thing. Monaco is a splendid location that shines best viewed from the sea. That’s why we often recommend to host events on one of the mega yachts available in Monaco in numbers. Staying in the open sea in front of Monaco you can enjoy the best of the two worlds – perfect service in a luxurious venue as well as the most beautiful view of Monaco. Our clients have opted for this option many times. Have a look at this birthday party on Christina O mega yacht.