Rooms: 83 one- and two-bedroom apartments ranging in size from 75 to 90 sq metres.
Business & Conference Facilities: Meeting rooms, free public Wi-Fi internet access, business centre with all essential facilities.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Indoor swimming pool, fitness centre with gym, sauna, massage, jacuzzi.
Guest Services: Fully equipped kitchen, dry cleaning, ironing, currency exchange, shoe shine, concierge, private indoor and outdoor parking.
Wining & Dining: Lobby cafe and restaurant.
FRASER SUITES DOHA
PO Box 29444 Old Salata, Doha
T: (+974) 4424 3444
F: (+974) 4424 3556
Rooms: 138 fully furnished serviced apartments.
Business & Conference Facilities: Equipped business centre and meeting spaces with set-up options to accommodate 25-30 people.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Fraser spa and fitness club with a range of facilities, such as a temperaturecontrolled swimming pool and children’s wading pool located on the rooftop, fully equipped gym, male and female sauna, beauty and body treatment rooms.
Wining & Dining: Gallery Cafe (open 24 hours a day), Gioia Restaurant (buffet for breakfast and lunch, dinner on a la carte basis).
INTERCONTINENTAL DOHA THE CITY
Rooms: 525 classic and executive guest rooms, 233 one- to-four-bedroom suites.
Business & Conference Facilities: Conference and meeting facilities, including a ballroom with capacity for up to 1000 delegates and an additional six fully equipped conference rooms.
Health & Leisure Facilities: State-of-the-art health and fitness club, a temperature-controlled outdoor swimming pool, steam, sauna room and whirlpool.
Guest Services: 24-hour room service, laundry and dry cleaning, 24-hour concierge service, valet parking, high-speed internet access available in all rooms, iPod dock, baby-sitting, Club InterContinental Lounge, meet and assist transportation service, turndown service, visa assistance.
Wining & Dining: Strata (the highest restaurant and bar lounge in Doha, located on levels 55 and 56), Prime (steak restaurant), The Square (international cuisine), Lobby Lounge (afternoon tea), Hwang ( panAsian restaurant), Hive Bar.
DOHA MARRIOTT HOTEL
PO Box 1911 Ras Abu Aboud, Doha
T: (+974) 4429 8888
F: (+974) 4441 8784
Rooms: 362 guest rooms, including 52 suites and presidential suites.
Business & Conference Facilities: Fully equipped business centre, six event rooms, Al Fayrouz ballroom with seating capacity of up to 400 guests.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Spa featuring indoor relaxation areas, showers, steam areas, whirlpools, cold plunge, fully equipped gym. Guest Services: Car rental, gift shop, valet parking, laundry service and 24-hour room service.
Wining & Dining: JW’s Steakhouse, The View Poolside Restaurant, Corniche (international cuisine), Salsa (Mexican cuisine), Taj Rasoi (Indian cuisine), Asia Live! (Asian fusion cuisine), Pearl Lounge Club.
MERCURE GRAND HOTEL DOHA
Rooms: 172 rooms and three suites.
Business & Conference Facilities: Four fully equipped meeting rooms with total maximum capacity of 200 guests, including Lubneh (oblong-shaped), Oryx (black-and-white concept), Riyadh A (square-shaped), Riyadh C (ideal for smaller functions).
Health & Leisure Facilities: Outdoor swimming pool, gym and sauna.
Guest Services: Direct dial telephone, TV, mini bar, 24-hour room service, airport meet and greet, welcome drink on arrival, tea and coffee facilities, WiFi internet access, air conditioning.
Wining & Dining: La Villa (Mediterranean cuisine), The Old Manor Steakhouse (including plasma TV screens showing live sporting events), La Brasserie (featuring continental buffet).
MÖVENPICK HOTEL DOHA
Rooms: 154 rooms and suites, including superior rooms, deluxe room and business suites.
Business & Conference Facilities: Three fully equipped Barzan meeting suites (can be used as separate rooms or combined to create a multi-functional seminar or banquet centre for up to 100 people), dedicated pre-function foyer.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Fully equipped fitness centre, outdoor pool, jacuzzi.
Guest Services: Complimentary Wi-Fi internet access in all rooms, airport transfer service including Wi-Fi internet access in all cars, pillow menu, laundry, 24-hour room service, extra beds available upon request, flat-screen TV with wide selection of international channels, welcome drink on arrival, minibar.
Wining & Dining: L’Espresso (lobby bar and cafe), Seasons (buffet spreads for breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as an a la carte menu and weekly theme nights), Jazz Up (cocktail bar featuring big screen showing live sport).
RADISSON BLU HOTEL, DOHA
Rooms: 583 rooms and suites.
Business & Conference Facilities: 10 fully equipped meeting rooms with space for up to 600 people.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Fully equipped gym, temperature-controlled outdoor swimming pool, indoor splash pool with underwater mood music, outdoor jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, tennis courts, squash courts, courts for volleyball, basketball and badminton, aerobics room and treatment rooms.
Guest Services: Wi-Fi internet, hourly airport transfers, pillow menu, 24-hour room service, limousine service, laundry service, airport meet and greet, shoeshine, car hire, safe deposit boxes.
Wining & Dining: Bentley’s Grill (steak), Bombay Balti (Indian cuisine), Chingari (tandoori), Maxim (French cuisine), Picasso’s (Spanish cuisine), Pier 12 (seafood), Ruby Wu’s (Chinese cuisine), Sakura (Japanese cuisine), The Italian Job (Italian cuisine), Bubbles on Two (champagne bar), Cabana Club Poor Bar (outdoor bar), Orion (Moroccan theme), Shehrazad (pub fare), The Library (cocktail bar).
RETAJ AL RAYYAN
Rooms: 360 rooms and suites, including 150 rooms with king-size beds, 138 rooms with twin beds and 72 suites, some of which have kitchenettes.
Business & Conference Facilities: Seven fully equipped meeting rooms with capacities ranging from 6 to 80 people depending on room size and layout. Additional services include computer access, photocopying, secretarial services and translation.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Swimming pool, health club, sauna, jacuzzi, trained fitness experts.
Guest Services: High-speed internet access available in all rooms, telephones, satellite TV, airport pick-up and drop-off, hairdresser (for men), car parking on site, some floors reserved for ladies and families.
Wining & Dining: Al Maiz, The View, Cafe Zone le Bistro, 24-hour room service.
THE RITZ-CARLTON, DOHA
Rooms: 374 rooms including 61 suites.
Business & Conference Facilities: 3650 sq metres of event space, two ballrooms, seven meeting rooms, fully equipped business centre, including a dedicated video-conferencing room.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Spa featuring sauna, steam room and Roman baths, two indoor tennis courts, squash court, indoor junior Olympic swimming pool, outdoor pools, private whirlpool, private marina club with slips for 235 vessels.
Guest Services: Florist, Qatar National Bank branch, currency exchange, 24-hour concierge desk.
Wining & Dining: The Lagoon restaurant ( international buffet), Porcini (Italian cuisine), The Lobby Lounge (afternoon tea), Flamingos poolside restaurant, Habanos (cigars), La Mer (modern seafood and top floor views), Level 23 (dedicated wine club), Admiral’s Club (sports bar and restaurant).
SHARQ VILLAGE & SPA
Rooms: 149 deluxe rooms, 16 king suites, eight twobedroom suites and one royal villa.
Business & Conference Facilities: 1130 sq metres of conference and banqueting space divided between the grand reception foyer, two ballrooms and two executive boardrooms, all with wireless internet.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Six Senses Spa with fully equipped exercise facilities, 23 treatment rooms, hair and beauty salon, 12 retail outlets.
Guest Services: Unpacking service, pressing and laundry service, 24-hour in-room dining.
Wining & Dining: Al Liwan (Arabic cuisine), Al Dana, Parisa (Persian cuisine), Pool Bar, Al Jalsa (cafe), Al Wanis Shisha Terrace, Lobby Lounge, Cigar Lounge.
SHERATON DOHA RESORT & CONVENTION HOTEL
Rooms: 371 guest rooms and suites.
Business & Conference Facilities: A total of 26 meeting rooms with maximum capacity of 5000 people.
Health & Leisure Facilities: Outdoor swimming pool, private beach, sauna, massage treatments, jogging track, basketball court, fully equipped gym, outdoor and indoor tennis courts, squash courts, aerobics, indoor cycling, billiards, beach volleyball.
Wining & Dining: Al Hubara, La Veranda, Latino Steakhouse, Al Shaheen, Irish Harp, Atrium Lounge, Pool & Beach Café, Allegria, Almaskar, Sweet TemptationsPastry Shop.
SOMERSET WEST BAY DOHA
Rooms: 200 two- and three-bedroom serviced apartments.
Business & Conference Facilities: All essential business services, business centre, meeting rooms, broadband internet access, courier and secretarial services, audiovisual equipment
Health & Leisure Facilities: Fully equipped gym, indoor swimming pool, children’s indoor playroom, DVD library, resident’s lounge, resident’s programmes.
Wining & Dining: American Grill.
W DOHA HOTEL & RESIDENCES
Rooms: 442 rooms, suites and residences.
Business & Conference Facilities: Fully equipped business centre and a range of meeting spaces including the Great Room (capacity of 600 people) and the Strategy Room (capacity of 40 people).
Health & Leisure Facilities: Outdoor swimming pool, Bliss spa, executive lounge, fitness centre.
Guest Services: Limousine car service (surcharge applies), airport transfer (surcharge applies), valet parking, 450 parking spaces, business centre, choice of pillows (including body pillow, neck roll and goosedown feather), currency exchange, ATM, express check-in and check-out, pets welcome, Wi-Fi internet access in public areas, safe deposit box ( available at front desk), disability-accessible facilities, childcare services, shoe shine services.
Wining & Dining: Two signature restaurants ( featuring three-star Michelin chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten), Market, Spice Market (Italian cuisine), La Spiga (by Paper Moon), W Café; in addition to three stylish lounges, Crystal, Wahm and the Living Room.
Public transport is not yet comprehensive; given the availability of cheap fuel, private cars remain the most popular method of travel. Many hotels offer chauffeur services and car hire companies are plentiful. Private taxis are the most flexible mode of transport.Qatari nationals often opt to wear traditional clothing of the Gulf region. Foreign visitors and residents are expected to dress in a style that is sensitive to local cultural norms, with conservative clothing recommended. Close-toed shoes are expected in most places.
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