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Immerse yourself in the Pearl, Qatar

Discover a fascinating Island in Doha, where luxury, recreation and a thriving community coexist.

City break, Romantic places

The Pearl-Qatar

The Pearl Qatar is a man-made island near Doha's prestigious West Bay District. Featuring Mediterranean-style yacht-lined marinas, residential towers, villas, and hotels, the area also offers a luxurious shopping experience with premium designer boutiques and showrooms. The Island is also home to modern dining spots - from refreshing ice creams to five-star culinary experiences, and stands out for its pedestrian-friendly squares and plazas along with its wide range of landscaped gardens. The Pearl is a popular visitor attraction by virtue of its elegance, inviting descriptions such as the 'Arabian Riviera'.

How to get there?

  • The Pearl Qatar is located near West Bay, Doha's business centre, Katara Cultural Village and Lusail City. It is accessible via car or taxi (Uber is widely used, alternatively Karwa). The distance from Hamad International Airport is 30-40 minutes.



  • The nearest metro station is Legtaifiya (Red line). From there, you can take the M110 Metrolink bus.

    Information on travel cards and prices can be found here.

The Pearl, Qatar


The Pearl, Doha, The Oyster Building




The Pearl Qatar is a fascinating man-made island that sits on four million sqm of reclaimed land. Known for its hotels, variety of charming cafes and restaurants, iconic marina and luxury boutiques, it is a popular residential area, with a lavish community lifestyle. 

Highlights of your visit

  • Qanat Quartier

  • Porto Arabia marina

  • Beautiful vistas

  • Charming cafes and restaurants

  • Luxury shops

The "Arabian Riviera" is divided into three main areas; Qanat Quartier, the Venice-inspired neighbourhood with its colourful buildings, canals and bridges- a real feast for the eyes. Wander around its alleys, take in the views and enjoy a cup of coffee in one of the stylish cafes. Porto Arabia can be described as a modern Mediterranean district, featuring luxurious yachts and dining spots, from mouthwatering ice-creams to eclectic flavours from all over the world and street food delicacies. Medina Centrale introduces plazas, gardens, play areas for the kids, along with plenty of cafes and restaurants, and shops.

The Pearl has several water sports companies that specialise in organizing exciting activities for you. Ronautica and Blue Pearl Experience are two popular ones.


Must-visit cafes & restaurants

The Pearl is home to tons of lovely cafes and stylish restaurants. Explore our top six destinations.

The French Olive


Evergreen Organics


Junko Sushi & Japanese dining

Yasmine Palace

The Pearl, Qatar

Visitors get easy entry to Qatar with Hayya

The Hayya platform makes it easy for visitors to experience a seamless entry process on arrival in Qatar.

Useful information


The Pearl, Doha, The Oyster Building


Opening times

Open 24 Hours

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The Pearl, Qatar