Places and Cultures

To discover and rediscover

The world is filled with stunning beauty and remarkable cultures. For those who are ready to see beyond the beaten path and to reconnect with a local way of life, fascinating places and customs await.

 

Grand Mercure hotels stand ready to welcome you with eclectic experiences,
immersive design and locally relevant comforts.

Come discover our diverse collection of singular destinations.

Australia

Australia

Dramatic landscapes and a relaxed approach to life define this beautiful country.

Brazil

Brazil

With lush rainforest and idyllic beaches, colonial architecture and a futuristic capital, Brazil is a continent-sized country of dazzling contrasts, flavoured with exotic European, African, Asian and indigenous influences.

China

China

Behind every Chinese city’s evolving skyline is a long-established history and proud culture visible from temples to hutongs.

India

India

From the Himalayan mountains to the Indian Ocean, via deserts, forests and ancient monuments, vibrant cities, opulent palaces and magnificent temples, India is an endlessly beguiling cultural melting pot.

Indonesia

Indonesia

From ancient Hindu temples to 21st-century megacities, Indonesia embraces its past and present.

Myanmar

Myanmar

Natural beauty, Buddhist history and cultural variety define Myanmar.

New Zealand

New Zealand

You’re never far from an outdoor adventure in New Zealand, from mountain hikes to hot spring bathing or whale watching in the Hauraki Gulf, while its vibrant cities are hotbeds of Maori culture, inspiring art and creative

Singapore

Singapore

Passionate yet pragmatic, traditional but futuristic, this tiny island is a country of contrasts.

South Korea

South Korea

The past and future merge in Korea, where colourful Buddhist mountain temples contrast with gleaming office towers housing global tech giants, and high-end shopping meets traditional Han-style home cooking.

Thailand

Thailand

Nicknamed the “land of smiles”, Thailand delivers cosmopolitan flair, atmospheric temples and vibrant festivals

United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates

Fast evolving and warmly welcoming, the United Arab Emirates is a land of opposites.

Vietnam

Vietnam

Spectacular scenery and a desire to balance modernity with tradition form the essence of Vietnam.