Located along the peninsula in Qatar, Sharq Village & Spa, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel is a tranquil beachfront resort with the picturesque Doha skyline as its backdrop. The design of the hotel replicates a desert village reflecting a fusion of East and West with its traditional Qatari architecture and Western influences. Within the resort guests can choose from 14 elegant villas which are set over two storeys and there are also 174 suites and rooms set within intimate courtyards. Offering the ultimate in luxury comfort while also perfectly reflecting the properties deeply rooted Qatari heritage.
All rooms offer the epitome of comfort and style with their luxurious 44-thread count down comforters and custom designed pillow-top mattresses. The large marble bathrooms are equipped with high-tech rainforest showers. There’s also high-speed broadband internet with WiFi access as well as 55- and 65-inch flat screen televisions. Excellent housekeeping and laundry services are available ensuring a comfortable stay all round.
Outside, guests have access to 300 metres of their own private beach as well as pools, fountains, courtyards, and verdant gardens. The hotel also offers a wide variety of luxury facilities and services. These include three outdoor pools, a selection of world-class dining experiences, a state-of-the-art spa and convenient meeting places. There is over 2,500 square metres of event space that includes a spacious foyer, two ballrooms, four meeting rooms and two expansive outdoor garden venues.
The Spa at Sharq Village Hotel is set over an impressive 6,500 square meters offering 23 unique treatment rooms. It is modelled on a traditional Qatari Village with its winding alleyways that create an aura of mystique and calm. Inside there’s a fitness centre, a yoga space and spinning rooms as well as a dedicated area for ladies only. Guests can choose from a range of treatments for the ultimate pampering experience, including deep muscle massage, body wraps and facial treatments by Amalia to ensure total rejuvenation of both body and soul. There is also a salon offering hair, make up and nail services.
Also on site, there is a wide variety of activities available for the whole family. This includes beach and pool access, watersports, and resort memberships. For families, the Ritz Kids program introduces children to the culture and environment surrounding Doha. Guests are also able to explore the main landmarks and places of interest in the city with planned itineraries and expert advice.
When it comes to dining and nightlife, Sharq Village & Spa, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel offers a selection of unique experience to suit every traveller. There’s a range of cuisine choices on offer to suit every taste. Guests can choose from contemporary Persian cuisine at Parisa Restaurant with its beautiful terrace, while Iris Doha offers an elegant indoor-outdoor setting with its signature cocktails and breathtaking view. Al Liwan Restaurant offers buffet-style fine dining options that includes, among others, Qatari, Lebanese and Asian-inspired dishes. Guests can also indulge in the 24-hour in room dining service.
With such a wealth of services and activities available all in the most luxurious of settings, it’s no surprise that Sharq Village & Spa, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel has been recognised as an exceptional destination for international and local travellers alike. This year it has been selected by the panel of experts at Luxury Lifestyle Awards as a winner in the categories of Best Luxury Private Beach Resort and Best Luxury Family Beach Resort in Qatar. A well-deserved accolade for an idyllic resort that offers something for everyone.
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