Opening later this year, Raffles and Fairmont Doha are the newest luxury hotel openings on Qatar’s coast, situated within the new district area of the city of Lusail. This Christmas and New Year will see the doors open to guests from around the world as they experience the modern luxury and contemporary design of the two unique properties against the backdrop of Qatar’s spectacular waterfront setting.
Guests will be able to discover the dual-branded properties housed within the ultra-modern and iconic Katara Towers. The Towers are a distinctive landmark destination, representing an architectural interpretation of the national emblem of Qatar with intertwined traditional scimitar swords.
Raffles Doha, an opulent 132-suite property, offers an awe-inspiring suite experience and décor inspired by the grandeur of palaces, paired with views of The Gulf and Doha skyline. Each suite has its own balcony, a personalised butler services, bespoke amenities, gallery wall with a collection of highly curated books and a maxi bar that includes customised beverages and snacks. For those looking for the ultimate luxury tailored experience, special themed suites include features such as a marble wine cellar, beauty salon, sauna, gym and outdoor lounge area, perfect for those in search of an ultra-luxury immersive stay, encapsulating sophisticated luxury.
Guests can immerse themselves with multi-sensory dining curated by the world’s finest chefs. The five next-generation gastronomic experiences combine culinary delights with interactive entertainment, including theatrical artisanal cuisine, contemporary Italian flavours by three-star Michelin chef, rooftop lounge with silk-route-inspired tapas, bespoke afternoon tea experiences and classic cocktails in the speak easy lounge.
Raffles Doha’s advanced beauty & wellbeing offers a personalised spa experience. With nine spa & fitness suites, each equipped with their own state of the art treatment rooms and some offering private outdoor terraces and plunge pools. Spa and wellness specialists can curate bespoke wellness experiences and journeys for guests seeking an elevated and tranquil getaway.
The luxurious five-star Fairmont Doha contains 270 rooms, 92 suites, four themed suites and one presidential suite, all inspired by the interiors of luxury mega yachts. With gold mosaic wall tiling, the rooms present an outstanding visual spectacle with rounded and curved walls.
Promising a truly breath-taking stay, Fairmont Doha boasts a spectacular seafront setting for outstanding leisure experiences. The property even houses the world’s tallest chandelier, which will be suspended high above the lobby area, providing an impressive welcome for guests.
Fairmont Gold members will have access to their own pool bar and dedicated loungers at the pool, as well as both indoor and outdoor dinner spaces, social events and butler service.
Atmospheric & theatrical food journeys take centre stage at the Fairmont Doha with three restaurant and two lounges. Creative Latin American cuisine brings an authentic taste of the region to Doha, whist guests can also embark on a gastronomic journey of discovery with progressive Indian dinning, provocative Asian cuisine alongside a unique afternoon tea experience, botanical shisha and Levantine sharing plates in the rooftop lounge and garden.
A 360-wellness community focus, powered by fitness and enhanced by the spa, is a mainstay of the Fairmont Doha experience. With state-of-the-art fitness blended with regeneration technologies, guests can expect the finest wellness and activity offerings, including a climbing wall, immersive spin classes, indoor lap pool and yoga rooms. This is enhanced by the Fairmont Spa, complete with a vitality pool, relaxation rooms, hammam and treatment rooms, allowing guests to fully unwind and embrace the spirit of a strong body and mind.
Guests at both properties can escape to Privée, a floating island, set to be the most desirable outdoor destination in Doha. Relax in private cabanas and enjoy costal cuisine with a Greek flair all surrounded by the natural beauty of the sea.
Raffles Doha and Fairmont Doha will welcome guests later this year, following Qatar hosting the FIFA World Cup.