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“nice beach”(20 reviews)
“public beach”(16 reviews)
“clear water”(9 reviews)
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Monte-Carlo 98000, Monaco
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 August 2009

My wife and I and our 13 month old baby have spent the past 2 days at Larvotto Beach in Monte Carlo. It's a nice little beach just a few minutes' walk from the town center. The beach is very small so you might want...More

26  Thank saintba
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 October 2014

I suppose when you come to Monte Carlo, Monaco then the beach is not the reason for making this your destination. However with everything else going for it you would think they might spend a bit of money getting proper sand in. That said, it...More

5  Thank Brian7392
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Want to do the Riviera thing, we'll stroll a few hundred meters from your hotel to this very Mediterranean beach. If you are used to sandy beaches of the Caribbean you might be disappointed that it's all tiny pebbles here. But it's a nice beach...More

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Excellent beach, great statues and privacy. One wzrrer feature could do with a clean, bit rusty...and dogs drink from it and go in it

Thank callmemadam
Reviewed 18 September 2018

great place for a swim ,just 5 mins. from the Fairmont hairpin really cheap compared with Casino Square beer £5 great pizza about £10

Thank 116tomo
Reviewed 5 September 2018

This small typical man-made beach lacks charm and you have giant cruise boats on the horizon instead of infinity. I guess if you are in Monaco it's the only beach in town, but there are such nicer sand beach with natural coves and protected views...More

Thank travellingsloths
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Swimming in the Mediterranean ocean at Larvotto beach is so beautiful & clean & what a view looking out at the multi million dollar boats & the cruise ships. There are plenty showers along the beach. Bring your floatie to relax in the ocean or...More

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

After a hot day walking around Monte Carlo it was great to have a swim here. The water was clean and warm, there were very clean and free toilets nearby. There is no sand, just pebbles, it's quite nice and clean. You can swim out...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Very Nice place to see, was there 2018 of May, there was many roads closed because of Grand Prix, but our trip was perfect

1  Thank _e_ivoske
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I’m glad to be back in Monaco ... I came back after 16 years all still the same...... Is a quiet beach, very clean, Tidy. Take a swim in there is like be in a swimming pool You can play sone sports like beach volleyball,...More

1  Thank Llubi
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The beach was so clean and tidy and there is a net in the water to protect the beach. We liked being on the beach due to its many small stones, we did not have to be on sand. There were plenty of good cafés...More

2  Thank Rosan33
Reviewed 2 May 2018

How can you not go to the beach? especially in Monte Carlo - drive along the water and find your way, and when it seems like you need a private invite, find your way there - it's lovely!

6  Thank Kate P
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29 March 2018|
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Response from BernardinoP_13 | Reviewed this property |
Si, ci sono degli spogliatoi che liberamente utilizzabili sia dai i clienti del lido, sia da coloro che frequentano la spiaggia libera.
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1 August 2017|
Response from Haruspex17 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Sally, there are public showers where you can wash off the sea water and the salt. There are no showers where you can wash you hair with shampoo.
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1 August 2017|
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Response from SueScapades | Reviewed this property |
There are showers but they are open, so really just to cool down and get the sand off.