With so many four and five star hotels, you can’t go wrong! Three fourths of the total number of hotels in Doha are luxury ones.
Here is my list of recommended hotels where you should definitely consider staying in.
Four Seasons Hotel Doha *****
Located in the heart of a dynamic capital, Four Seasons Hotel Doha offers luxurious accommodation with its own private beach and exclusive marina. It also features 5 different pools including grotto pools and an award-winning Spa & Wellness Center. Four Seasons Hotel Doha is a haven for business travelers and pleasure seekers to Qatar.
The hotel boasts of contemporary and stylishly-designed rooms and suites with floor-to-ceiling windows that offer panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf or the city of Doha.
Guests have an exciting collection of dining offerings such as world’s largest Nobu: serving new style Japanese cuisines and Il Teatro as the city’s Italian restaurant of choice. The Pool Grill set on the water’s edge offers a panoramic view of the Gulf while the Shisha Terrace overlooks the marina and provides true Arabic food and wide selections of Shisha flavors.
For more information about this property, visit the Four Seasons website.
St. Regis Doha *****
Welcome to the finest address in Doha. This 5-star hotel features a private beach area, an outdoor swimming pool, and tennis courts.
All air-conditioned rooms have views of the Arabian Gulf and private marble bathrooms. The St. Regis offers 10 restaurants including 2 restaurants by Gordon Ramsay. The premises contain a number of bars, including Jazz At Lincoln Center.
For more information about this property, visit the St. Regis website.
Kempinski Marsa Malaz *****
Located in an island at The Pearl- Qatar, Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Pearl – Doha offers a private beach, outdoor pools and a Spa by Clarins. All rooms feature fine European architecture blended with traditional Arabian elements. Each one includes a balcony or a terrace overlooking the Arabian Gulf, The Pearl or the property surroundings.
At Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Pearl – Doha you will find 11 fine restaurants and lounges serving diverse global authentic cuisines to suit all tastes. The new waterfront destination features meeting facilities including Palazzo Ballroom, the Venezia Ballroom and six meeting rooms with a separate entrance.
For more information about this property, visit Kempinski’s website.
Banana Island by Anantara *****
Situated on Banana Island, a 20-minute luxury ferry ride from Doha, Banana Island Resort features 2,650feet private beach, Anantara Spa, 9 dining options and a lagoon pool.
The elegant accommodation is decorated with Arabic design and features a view of the Arabian Sea. The coral reefs and the marine life around the island can be explored through diving and snorkeling trips, available at a surcharge. A golf course and a tennis court are also available.
For more information about this property, visit Anantara’s website.
Sharq Village and Spa by Ritz-Carlton*****
Sharq Village and Spa, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel is a luxury beachfront property overlooking Doha Bay. This secluded 174-room resort blends authentic Arabian architecture with the very latest in modern comforts and amenities. Spread out along 1,150feet of coastline property, it features a 1,400-m² infinity pool and extensive wellness centre.
Rooms at Sharq Village feature oriental décor, wooden ornaments and canopied beds. They come with a private balcony overlooking the resort village or Doha Bay. The marble bathroom has a deep-soaking bath and a rain shower.
Al Dana Restaurant serves fresh fish from the Arabian Gulf, as well as Mediterranean and Asian cuisine. The Al Liwan grill restaurant features a wide range of meats.
For more information about this property, visit Sharq’s website.
W Doha *****
Just 650 feet from Corniche Promenade and City Center Shopping Mall, this design hotel offers stylish rooms, outdoor pool, spa centre and on-site restaurants.
W Doha Hotel & Residences offers several dining options, covering both regional and international cuisine. Guests can relax at the poolside bar or enjoy a cocktail at the Crystal Lounge. Guests can have a massage and try specialised health treatments at Bliss Spa. Lounge pools, sauna and a steam room are also available.
For more information about this property, visit W’s website.
InterContinental Doha *****
Located on its own private beach, the InterContinental Doha Hotel offers 5-star luxury in the West Bay area of Doha. The InterContinental has a large outdoor swimming pool, and guests can enjoy free WiFi throughout the property and rooms.
The lavish hotel features flood-lit tennis courts, squash courts and beach volleyball. The Bay Club is the hotel’s fitness centre and overlooks the pool area. The hotel offers 5 restaurants serving international and local cuisine, from caviar to steaks. There are also 2 bars on site and guests can enjoy champagne and traditional French chocolates.
Grand Hyatt Doha *****
The elegant Grand Hyatt Doha features traditional Arabian architecture, indoor and outdoor pools and a private beach area. The bright, airy accommodation features a balcony looking the Arabian Gulf or Doha city centre.
Several dining options are available at Doha Grand Hyatt. Rocca offers Mediterranean cuisine and views of the landscaped garden and West Bay Lagoon. At night, Rocca features a DJ for a lively atmosphere. Thai specialities are prepared in the open plan kitchens at Isaan. Fine wines are served at the hotel’s main bar, Dunes.
For more information about this property, visit Grand Hyatt’s website.