What to do in Hamad International Airport in Doha, Qatar
- Sinead Mitchard
In the heart of one of the GCC’s most vibrant and dynamic communities, the Four Seasons Resort and Residences Doha at The Pearl-Qatar has opened its doors, providing an exquisite haven for long staying business travellers seeking the perfect blend of work and leisure. General Manager Mehdi Zaanoun describes it as a place where guests can connect with a diverse community of vacationers, extended stay guests, and local residents. Whether you’re here to explore business opportunities, spend quality time with family, or make new friends while discovering the city, this resort promises an unforgettable experience.
Accommodations at the resort include 161 beautifully appointed one, two, or three-bedroom apartments, ranging from 105 to 280 square meters (1,130 to over 3,000 square feet). Each unit features spacious living areas, fully equipped kitchens with Miele appliances, ensuite laundry facilities, and furnished outdoor terraces, all meticulously designed by Wimberly Interiors with bespoke details throughout.
Doha is abuzz with major events in the coming months, making it an attractive destination for business travellers. Events such as the Moto GP Qatar Airways Grand Prix, Expo 2023 Doha-Qatar, and the AFC Asian Cup promise to provide ample opportunities for both business and leisure activities.
The Pearl-Qatar itself is a shopper’s paradise, with the Place Vendôme luxury mall just 10 minutes away. The renowned Souq Waqif offers a unique local experience with its maze of alleys, handicraft stalls, tiny cafes, and colourful characters. Doha’s thriving art scene is enriched by numerous galleries and public installations throughout the city. For adventure seekers, the desert surrounding Doha offers activities such as sandboarding, kite surfing, and dune biking.
For business travellers seeking relaxation and rejuvenation, Loulou Spa offers targeted treatments, luxurious pampering, and state-of-the-art fitness facilities. The spa uses renowned international brands like Biologique Recherche and Bellabaci, employing cutting-edge techniques in skin treatments, massage therapies, and body treatments.
Moreover, the spa’s expertly trained therapists have designed a range of signature treatments inspired by pearls, using hand-made spa tools and ingredients. The spa also offers salon services, a well-equipped gym, and a 25-meter indoor lap pool with stunning views of the sea.
Led by Executive Chef Luigi Ferraro, Spuntino restaurant offers traditional specialties from Italy, featuring the finest imported ingredients and luxurious touches for a memorable dining experience. The “Bancone” menu offers prepared sauces, olive oils, balsamic vinegars, fresh bread, and sweets to stock up the kitchen in your accommodations.
Duchess, the resort’s destination for afternoon tea, offers a daily service of delicate savouries, exquisite pastries, and the finest international tea blends. When it’s time for a beach or pool day, Loulou Plage provides fresh and healthy cuisine, including smoothie bowls, salads, ceviche, maki, gourmet sandwiches, and more. Private dining options are also available, ensuring you can enjoy a chef-prepared dinner in the comfort of your suite or at the Pearl Lounge.
Situated on a private beach at the end of Porto Arabia Drive, Four Seasons Resort and Residences Doha is just steps away from The Pearl-Qatar’s Mediterranean-style town square, restaurants, shops, art galleries, and family entertainment. It’s a short 20-minute drive to the West Bay business area and less than half an hour from Hamad International Airport (HIA). The resort also offers complimentary shuttle transportation within The Pearl-Qatar community, making it easy to explore the area.
In conclusion, Four Seasons Resort and Residences Doha at The Pearl-Qatar is the epitome of luxury and convenience for business travellers. Whether you’re here for work, leisure, or a bit of both, this resort offers the perfect balance, making it your home away from home in the heart of Doha. Experience the excellence of Four Seasons as you explore the vibrant city and the serene beachfront, all within minutes of your doorstep. Call us on 0203 805 4599 to enquire today.