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The top 10 beach hotels and resorts in Qatar

A growing destination for family and beach holidays, Qatar offers a wide array of options to meet the different needs and wishes of its visitors and guests.

Stunning beaches, exquisite facilities, award-winning services and signature Arabian hospitality make the country a top holiday destination for demanding travellers.

There is no better place to soak up the sun than at one of Qatar’s many beaches; with breathtaking public beaches which are safe and clean. If you are looking for the ultimate luxurious experience, we have rounded up Qatar’s top hotel beaches for an unforgettable holiday in the sun.

1. Salwa Beach Resort

Salwa Beach Resort, located in the south of Doha, is a leisure destination designed to offer exciting activities by the sea or the sand dunes while offering private beaches, pools and a wide array of services and activities for adults and kids.

2. InterContinental Doha

Located in West Bay Lagoon, the InterContinental Doha features the longest private beach in the city, a free-from outdoor swimming pool, a shaded children’s pool and world-class facilities with the signature 5-star services of the IHG Group.


The top 10 beach hotels and resorts in Qatar

3. St. Regis

A majestic getaway and signature landmark in Doha, the St. Regis is a luxurious paradise with an exclusive private beach boasting clear waters, cabanas, recreational facilities and an Olympic-sized pool along with emblematic spa services; an unmissable experience.

4. Banana Island by Anantara

A 25-minute catamaran ride away from Doha, you will discover a private island paradise run by Anantara. Banana Island Resort features crystal clear waters, pools, its signature wooden swing, several dining options, cafes, a Wellness Center and zen treatment rooms.  A kids pool and Surf Club with its own surf pool with artificial waves make it great for the whole family. What more could one ask for?

5. Four Seasons

The iconic Four Seasons Hotel was recently renovated, and is now ready to welcome guests and visitors with a plethora of options.  Its private beach, pools, private cabanas, lounge and the world-renowned Nobu create a luxurious environment, perfect for a day of pampering that will satisfy even the most demanding visitor.

The top 10 beach hotels and resorts in Qatar

6. Marsa Malaz Kempinski

A palatial venue in the Pearl, Marsa Malaz Kempinski features a private sandy beach, outdoor pools, an award-winning spa and thrilling activities for adults and kids alike, allowing for an absolute dream holiday or a serene day by the beach.

7. Grand Hyatt

A safe, sandy beach with clear shallow waters which are particularly warm in a lagoon-like bay, Grand Hyatt is the ideal spot for a relaxing day away from any demanding routine. The hotel’s spacious club lounge, four outdoor pools, indoor pool and its diverse dining options will ensure a stress-free day with five-star services.

8. Sheraton Grand Doha Hotel

An emblematic building along Doha’s central Corniche, this is designed to emulate the sail of a dhow. The Sheraton Grand Doha Hotel is a premium destination for architecture lovers and offers old world luxury, with five-star service. Enjoy a tranquil day at the private beach, the swimming pool or the jacuzzi. The children’s pool and the inflatable castle in the sea will be a hit with young children.

9. Sharq Village & Spa

Authentic Islamic architecture, combines beautiful simplicity with luxurious amenities. A private beach, infinity pool, a kids’ pool, restaurants and bars with carefully-curated ethnic menus make this a true oasis in the city – a mere 10-minutes away from Doha Airport and downtown Doha. Sharq Village & Spa is a Ritz-Carlton hotel that will become your new go-to destination for soaking up that old world charm.


The top 10 beach hotels and resorts in Qatar

10. Hilton Doha

Located on the waterfront promenade Corniche, Hilton Doha, this 5-star hotel is considered one of the top destinations for a day lounging in the sun by its private beach or its outdoor pool that features panoramic views of the sea. For the ultimate rejuvenating experience, head to the hotel’s signature spa for a pampering treatment after a day in the sun.

The top 10 beach hotels and resorts in Qatar

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