Ilze Sproge
Ilze Sproge

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May 16 saw the Grand Opening of the Hotel Mercure Riga Centre. The new 4-star designer hotel is located in the heart of Riga’s historic centre occupying a magnificent 1901 Art Nouveau building. It features a bold new design, which breaks the stereotypes and freshens up the city’s hotel market. The hotel offers 143 comfortable guest rooms with all modern amenities, an all-day dining restaurant and a bar and lounge. Six flexible meeting rooms flooded with natural daylight can accommodate up to 100 delegates and are ideal for small to medium-sized meetings. Guests can recover and revitalize at the hotel spa; the luxurious Wellness Centre facilities include a fully equipped fitness centre, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam bath and three massage rooms. A separate Leisure & Entertainment Centre on the 6th and the 7th floors is accessible only via a panoramic lift located on the outside of the hotel. Via Hansa already had its first guests at the hotel when it opened on May 1 and the feedback has been very positive. We recommend the hotel for individual travelers, leisure and MICE groups looking for good value in a trendy setting close to the Old Town. For more information, please contact: