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Best hotel to stay in Riga, Latvia - Mercure Riga Centre

Updated: Jan 3, 2023

During our trip to Riga, we stayed for two nights at Mercure Riga Centre. The Mercure Riga Centre hotel is in the best location you would imagine for your stay in Riga. It’s just 300 meters from the central train station and less than a 10-minute walk to Riga central bus station.

Mercure Hotel, Riga Latvia
Mercure Hotel, Riga Latvia

The hotel is within walking distance from the Riga Old town, Vecrīga. All the main landmarks, like Freedom Monument, National Opera, and Dome Square, are around 10 minutes walk from the hotel. It’s also highly accessible to travel around the city by public transport. The Bolt ride charges normally take less than 5 euros to reach any monument from the Hotel.


The Riga International airport is around 11 km from the hotel and accessible by public transport. Right next to the hotel, you can also find a shopping center, Origo, where you find many restaurants. Grocery stores and shops.

 Vecrīga Riga Old Town, Latvia
Vecrīga Riga Old Town, Latvia

Mercure Riga Center Hotel is a 4-star hotel and a part of the Accor group. If you are already a member of Accor, then you also have a chance to get some discounts on your booking.


When we entered the hotel, the friendly and welcoming staff greeted and checked us in and explained all the facilities offered by the hotel.


Christmas Decoration:


As we stayed in the hotel during December, near Christmas, the hotel was decorated for Christmas and gave the holiday vibes. The hotel is the best place to stay during Christmas and enjoy the holiday with family.

Mercure Hotel, Riga Latvia
Mercure Hotel, Riga Latvia

The hotel has 24-hour reception support and assistance during our stay.



Our Room in Mercure Riga Centre:


Our room was very spacious in muted colors and one painted wall. We had a small wardrobe, working desk, and comfy sofa. Our room also has a LED TV installed above the working desk.

Our Room in Mercure Riga Centre, Riga Latvia
Our Room in Mercure Riga Centre, Riga Latvia

The best thing is that you get dedicated WIFI for your room. The internet was also fast. We must admit that it was one of the fastest internet facilities we got during our stay at any hotel. If you are a digital nomad or on a business trip, the Mercure Riga Center Hotel is the best place to stay.

Our Room in Mercure Riga Centre, Riga Latvia
Our Room in Mercure Riga Centre, Riga Latvia

The room has all the amenities, including room slippers, bath robes, towels, shampoo, soap, lotion, and a hair dryer. It also has a mini-bar and complimentary water bottles.


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Our Room in Mercure Riga Centre, Riga LatviaOur Room in Mercure Riga Centre, Riga Latvia
Our Room in Mercure Riga Centre, Riga Latvia



Breakfast at The Traveller Restaurant:


The Traveller restaurant offers the best breakfast buffet with various options as we stayed two nights in the hotel. We had breakfast in the Traveller restaurant on our first day.

Breakfast at The Traveller Restaurant, Mercure Riga Center
Breakfast at The Traveller Restaurant, Mercure Riga Center

There are lots of different options for freshly baked bread, cereals, Jam, and a variety of marmalades. They also have scrambled, fried, and boiled eggs and a live cooking station where you order the omelet of your choice.

Breakfast at The Traveller Restaurant, Mercure Riga Center
Breakfast at The Traveller Restaurant, Mercure Riga Center

You can also find crepes, croissants, Nutella, and fresh fruits and vegetables. There are also different pastries, dry fruits, and beans. There are fresh juices, a variety of coffees, and hot drinks in the beverages.



Breakfast at The Traveller Restaurant, Mercure Riga Center
Breakfast at The Traveller Restaurant, Mercure Riga Center

The other day, we had ordered our breakfast in our room. We filled out the breakfast form and customized the breakfast according to our preferences. We had crepes, croissants, omelets, and boiled eggs with fresh fruits and vegetables.

Best Breakfast at Mercure Riga Center
Best Breakfast at Mercure Riga Center

The Travellers restaurant also offers a variety of options for lunch and dinner. You can also get drinks from the bar.

Best Breakfast at Mercure Riga Center
Best Breakfast at Mercure Riga Center



Best Breakfast at Mercure Riga Center
Best Breakfast at Mercure Riga Center

Spa & Sauna at Mercure Riga Centre:


After spending a hectic day, what would be better than having a relaxing experience at Sauna?

Sauna at Mercure Riga Centre
Sauna at Mercure Riga Centre

Mercure Riga Centre has amazing Sauna facilities with Steam, Sauna, and a jacuzzi. We pampered ourselves and felt so relaxed after the Sauna experience, along with our fresh orange juice. The sauna is quite huge, with relaxing seats and soothing music. You need to make a booking with the hotel reception for the Sauna.

Relaxing at Sauna, Mercure Riga Centre
Relaxing at Sauna, Mercure Riga Centre

The hotel also offers a Spa and different massage facilities. Check out the different packages from the hotel reception.


Relaxing at Sauna, Mercure Riga Centre
Relaxing at Sauna, Mercure Riga Centre

Gym facilities at Mercure Riga Centre:


For the fitness-conscious people who can’t miss their gym. The good news for you is that Mercure Riga Centre also offers gym facilities.


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Ending note:


If you are looking for a stress-free and comfortable hotel to stay in Riga, Mercure Riga Centre is no doubt the best option for you. The staff is very friendly and accommodating and try their best to meet your wishlist.


The Mercure Riga Centre is also located in the heart of Riga and within walking distance to all the main attractions, so you don’t need to worry about taking public transport or taxis or uber.


You can get the chance to enjoy the best breakfast in the Traveller restaurant in the hotel, You can soothe and relax at Sauna in the hotel.


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