Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels Review – Taste Historic Doha


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This elegant Arabic boutique hotel embraces the history of Doha and is nestled in the heart of the historic Souq Waqif, just 15 minutes from the Doha Airport.

Hotel options are plentiful in Doha, with so much development in the city. This hotel complex offers traditional, unique but immaculate rooms right in the heart of Souq Waqif. The souq is a vibrant cultural and commercial centre established by the Bedouin tribes and today drawing visitors from around the globe. Take in the scents and sights of these winding alleyways to see the merchants trading fine silks, carpets, spices, textiles, antiques and Arabian Oud perfumes. This is a slightly sanitised version of the markets in Marrakech, more movie set experience than dank and dirty “real life”, so you can enjoy the ambiance of the market in a clean and safe environment. Here you can buy local goods or grab a drink in the surrounding cafes and restaurants.

Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels Review
Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels is in fact a collection of nine unique buildings putting the best of the city at your doorstep. Get a taste of Arabian feasts and gourmet goodies. Experience cutting-edge spa treatments and a traditional hammam. Soak up the energy of the souq, then duck back into your oasis at the hotel. A cool and calm environment overflowing with Qatari hospitality.

Rooms here are fantastic, comfortable, immaculate, with a uniquely Arabic ambience and bespoke decoration. The Standard Room is the perfect place to retreat from the lively Souq and recharge your batteries. Pick the Premium Room for extra space. Whatever your room choice, you will wake up to vibrant colours and eclectic touches of Arabian flair with plenty of space to take it easy. Generously sized Junior Suites have views of the souq or the horse stables. Cooling down with a refreshing drink looking out onto the city’s most character-filled quarter is a great way to relax.

At Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels, you can enjoy an Arabian Nights’-style feasts or casual café lunches. Tender Italian pastas or fragrant Moroccan tagines are offered at some of the best restaurants in Doha at Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels. Whether you want to satisfy carnivorous cravings at their rooftop grill or take an afternoon break to satisfy your sweet tooth, you’ll find the right food and mood in one of our ten dining venues plus in-room dining as well.

Al Shurfa restaurant is a particular highlight on the rooftop of the hotel and a place gaze out on the sparkling city. Dip into cool mezze platters as you Llunge on the outdoor terrace with afternoon and evening breezes. Watch the sun set over Qatar as you set into delicious bites, chilled drinks or even a fragrant shisha.

Beat the heat with a refreshing dip in the peaceful courtyard pool. Heated during the winter months but chilled during the summer, this outdoor swimming pool is a year-round tranquil escape.

If you want Gulf heritage combined with luxury, Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels is hard to beat.

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