Almost four years ago, in the heart of Gdynia, an exciting adventure has begun. A place was created, one in which style, elegance and the newest trends have met each other. This way the Riviera Centre was born, the biggest shopping-recreational Centre in Pomorskie region, giving a new meaning to the phrase “family shopping”.
70 000m2 and almost 250 options make every shopping spree an expedition in search of dream inspirations. This is an object, in which everyone has a chance to find their own style. On two levels of the newest fashion trends, technologies and services, fans of Scandinavian (H&M, Cubus, KappAhl, Pandora) as well as Polish brands (4F, Reserved, Mohito, Simple, Badura and the local brand – Elska) will find their paths. A search for individual style happens through walking down the most fashionable shopping routes and discovering the offers of unique stores and boutiques. Such journey is worth taking with your loved ones – by car or bicycle. Visitors are awaited by 2 500 free parking spots (amongst them also spots for families) and 250 spots for two-wheelers. Those travelling to Gdynia with Stena Line can use bus transportation to get to the city centre, from where they can easily reach Riviera in just a few minutes.
The Riviera Centre underlines the importance of family, which can be seen in numerous attractions for the youngest ones. Games, cultural and sporting events show how important it is to spend free time together and search for activities that strengthen family ties. This atmosphere is also intensified by numerous conveniences for people with children, amongst others: playgrounds situated along the passage, children’s play centre Fun Park or family rooms.
Those searching for physical activities can take advantage of one of the largest sport offers. Visitors are awaited by brand stores of NIKE, ADIDAS, PUMA, NEW BALANCE, as well as Up8, Sneakers by Distance, City Sport, Martes Sport, Intersport, 50 Style, Sizeer and Bergson. Outfit selection is just the beginning of a sport adventure in the Centre. Those who are willing may also go to the Tiger Gym Fitness Club. And after performing sport activities it is a good idea to visit one of the 30 charming cafes and restaurants or take advantage of the relaxation section – by the fountain and along the passage.
Pleasant time spent in Riviera is also made easier by additional amenities. Easy to navigate and pleasant to the eye website, also available in Swedish, allows fast reaching of the most important information. And fans of mobile solutions can use the mobile application that shows, amongst other things, the availability of parking spaces in real time and the optimal route to the chosen store based on an inside navigation of the object.
Also available to visitors are free Wi-Fi, tablets and a society wall, on which you can colour and play games. Getting around the Centre is made easier by located along the passage info-booths, in which there is the most important information about sales, events and stores with the map of the object.
The Centre is recognized not only locally but also on an international level. One of the more important prizes was the one awarded in 2016 to Marek Ciszewski, the CEE Retail Estate Award for the best shopping centre chairman in Mid-East Europe.
When visiting the Centre it is worth to venture to one of the most inspiring places in Gdynia. Neighbouring with Riviera, Experyment Science Centre fascinates with experiments and interesting facts about the world and humans. The atmosphere of the city and the seaside vibe are well reflected by the InfoBox, Kosciuszko Square and the Gdynia Aquarium. Fans of long walks will enjoy the Seaside Boulevard and the beach, which can be walked all the way to Orłowo. In this neighbourhood of Gdynia a pier and a spectacular cliff wait to be discovered.
The end of October is a unique time for Riviera. In 2016 the Centre will celebrate its third birthday. But the celebration will only be a beginning of succeeding years of innovations and sharing of creative solutions that are to follow. Take part in this never-ending journey full of style inspirations. Style is a matter of choice. Choose the Riviera Centre!