Thirty Nine Monte Carlo

 

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Thirty Nine Monte Carlo is the first Private Members Lifestyle Club in Monaco.  It is a new, exclusive lifestyle club in the most glamorous Principality in the world…. and I received an invitation to spend the day exploring all that the club has to offer!

I know some of you want to get to the important bit straight away, so here goes:  Yes, join today.  It is worth every penny of the 4,900 euro annual membership and most definitely has the Luxury Diva stamp of approval.  In my opinion it is the best lifestyle and fitness club in Monaco and the South of France.  Infact, no other club comes close and  Thirty Nine has set a new standard in excellence.

Thirty Nine has is one of the worlds most exclusive gym facilities.  You will find an International team of experienced professionals waiting to prepare a tailor-made training program.  But wait .. there is more! The best Pilates machines you will find anywhere in the world, aerial yoga the list goes on and on.  I particularly enjoyed the members Dining Room which boasts a delightful  Chef and delicious, healthy food.  In the afternoon, the best facial I have ever enjoyed and an excellent hairdressing team handpicked from Holland.

My Day at THIRTY NINE Monte Carlo:

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Reception at Thirty Nine Monte Carlo

The Club is situated right opposite the beach on Avenue Princess Grace, just a perfect location and underground parking is right across the street.  The reception, pictured above, is chic and understated.  I received a lovely warm welcome from the staff.

Morning:

The Club opened in October 2016 so everything is brand new.  Comprising of 1800 sqm over 3 floors and designed by exquisitely by Morpheus, London.  It is the brainchild of Ex Professional Rugby player Ross Beattie.  Thirty Nine focuses on the following elements to create a whole new you.  Wellness,Fitness, Mental Strength, Leraning, Nutrition, Work and Play.  Yes, I need some of that please!

My day started in the Ladies changing area, which is a calm and relaxing oasis.

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Ladies Changing area

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Whisked upstairs to get ready for my first session of the day.  A delicious coffee was brought for me to enjoy while I changed in this perfect changing area.  So much thought has gone into every little detail and the quality is second to none.

Pilates:

A Pilates Postural Assessment with Nevena:A postural assessment is essential before embarking on a Pilates program.  This is a contemporary method of Pilates designed for the 21st Century lifestyle and posture.  Nevena, explained that posture realignment is essential and even Pro athletes use Pilates for posture. The club also use Pilates for rehab after illness or part of a treatment program.

Well, it was a revelation, and Pilates will definitely be part of my exercise program from now on!  Nevena concluded that realignment will help will some joint strain following a broken leg injury.

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Nevena demonstrating some posture realignment exercises 

The staff at Thirty Nine are all, without exception, friendly, kind and knowledgeable.  For me, the staff are just as important as the facilities in a club, we all want to feel special and welcome don’t you think?

The Sports Floor and a Fitness Assessment

The Sports Floor, frequented by World Class Athletes as well as Club members.  Every new Club member receives a fitness assessment and a program tailor made to their individual fitness  goals.  Mathias was in charge of my assessment and if I join the club I can work with a personal trainer to help me achieve my fitness target.  Prices start at 80 euros, which is very reasonable.

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Fitness assessment with Matthias

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Pro Club Machine

I really wanted to take this boxing machine home with me.  How to make exercise fun!

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This is just one shot of the gym, which doesn’t really show the mind boggling array of state of the art equipment available to members.  The handpicked trainers will help you achieve your potential fitness levels with the best equipment you will find anywhere.

Matthias used an In Body Machine for an In body test, this works outs your Body Composition and Body Fat, this will help monitor your progress as fitness levels improve.  Good to know !

Aerial Yoga

Yoga bunnies out there, you must try Aerial Yoga, it is the best fun ever!  Noora taught me the basics and I can’t wait to have another go, you will feel like a trapeze artist and have a great yoga session at the same time!

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Members can choose from a large selection of exercise classes available.

LUNCH:

img_4719-2Dining Room at Thirty Nine Monte Carlo

The Dining Room is super chic, as one would expect, with a first class chef, Tiziano Rossetti, who was a delight and created a delicious lunch.  You will be instantly captivated by him and his food. I loved the outdoor garden dining area, perfect for hanging out with friends on sunny days in Monaco.

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I enjoyed a delicious healthy soup to start:

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Followed by a delicious Cod dish, Cod, Green beans, Potato, Olives and a Parsley sauce.

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You will love the modern menu with clean, healthy dishes. Cold pressed juices and shakes, including Vegan options, which is good to see on a menu 7 euros and Smoothies 5 and 7 euros.

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Dining Room Menu

The breakfast menu is just as healthy and delicious.  I would eat here all the time if I join the Club!

Members Lounge:

Club members can recharge their batteries in this relaxing space.

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AFTERNOON:

I needed a little lie down by this time, so it was just as well my first appointment was with Emilie at the beauty Spa.

BEAUTY SPA:

img_4744-2Emilie and Biologique Recherche products

Just look a Emilie’s radiant skin in this photo! She conducted a skin analysis on my face with state of the art machines and created a special treatment tailor made for me using Biologique Recherché products.

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Enjoying a Treatment at the Beauty Spa

Emilie was  knowledgeable and explained the treatment program so well. Once she had finished the treatment the difference in my skin was, without exaggeration, astonishing!  Infact, every friend I have met since that facial has commented on my luminous, healthy skin. Emilie, I will be back!

Enjoy Biologique Recherche facials and body treatments. ILA treatments, massages and a full list of beauty treatments.

Enjoy the Beauty Spa treatments and the Hairdresser without being a member of the Club.

VELVET MONKEY HAIRDRESSING SALON:

Last but by no means least was a visit to the Velvet Monkey Hairdressing Salon in the Club.  As you would expect, the team at Thirty Nine have spared no effort to find the very best!  Iconic Dutch hairdressing team Velvet Monkey have now come to Thirty Nine Monte Carlo!

Enjoy customised hair experiences from an award winning team of Professional Stylists at Velvet Monkey.

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The Team at Velvet Monkey

If you visit Monaco and want a recommendation of where to get your hair done, well here you go!  Doesn’t my hair look great?  Super professional, friendly and fabulous results.  The Salon is open 7 days a week, unique in Monaco.  Again, this is my new hairdresser when I stay at my home here!

Thank you so much to everyone at Thirty Nine for making my day so special.

Information:

Studio 39 Hair and Beauty http://www.39montecarlo.com studio39@39montecarlo.com

Thirty Nine, 39 Avenue Princess Grace, 98000 Monaco  Telephone: +377 93 25 39 39

 

1 Comment

  1. December 5, 2016 / 2:47 pm

    Everything sounds fantastic! If I lived in MC I would surely join!!

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