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Discover Al Ghariya Beach

Enjoy an unspoiled sandy oasis with family and friends 


Al Ghariya Beach

Part of a series of alluring islands situated just off the coast of mainland Qatar, Al Ghariya is a popular weekend destination for locals and visitors. Situated at the north-east of the peninsula, you will find pristine sands and an idyllic ambience that encourages a plethora of invigorating outdoor activities. 

How to get there?

  • Al Ghariya Island is located 80 km from central Doha. The road leading to the beach is not too bad, but we advise you to travel in a 4x4.  

Al Ghariya Beach


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Open on Thursdays and Fridays, eager visitors regard Al Ghariya as the perfect camping getaway. The beach is surprisingly lush, with green spaces, while its shallow waters make it perfectly safe for young children to splash and paddle to their heart’s content. 

Highlights of your visit

  • Al Ghariya Resort

  • Shallow waters for children

  • Fully equipped villas

Chalet-style villas with all modern amenities help make Al Ghariya feel like a weekend home from home.

Al Ghariya is an island paradise for those who seek blissful tranquility. Indulge in stimulating activities such as water scooting; paddle boating; volleyball; football; or whatever takes your fancy. Perhaps simply kick back and relish the island’s beauty. Enjoy soothing sunsets and return refreshed; revived; and renewed.

Al Ghariya Island promises an ideal weekend break. Kindly bring your own food supplies; sports equipment; appropriate footwear; even camping gear, for fun under the sun and magical nights under the starry sky.

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Al Ghariya Beach