Back in July 2012, after the opening of The St. Regis Mauritius Resort in 2011, and The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort in Abu Dhabi also in 2012, the Global Brand Leader for St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, Paul James announced the recent opening of a new 5-stars ultra-luxury hotel in the world’s richest country, Qatar, named The St. Regis Doha. The hotel in Doha marks as the second St. Regis hotel to open in the Middle East within a year under Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc, which within the past five years, the number of Starwood’s top luxury branded hotels has nearly tripled worldwide.
As the finest address in Doha, the hotel is centrally located between the city’s cultural heritage sites and its emerging commercial area. Thus, the architecture of the hotel and services also draw on a modern philosophy, in a balanced mix of Arabic influences and Western trends. Moreover, owned by Resorts Development Company and developed by Alfardan Group, The St. Regis Doha is Qatar’s first St. Regis hotel and ideally located within Doha’s newest waterfront destination at Al Gassar Resort.
The St. Regis Doha has 336 luxuriously-appointed guest rooms, including 70 elegant suites and two Presidential suites, an Olympic swimming pool and private beach, 16 000 square meters of leisure facilities, including the Middle East Remède Spa, which one of the largest in the city. Do not miss one of the services that made The St. Regis famous, which The St. Regis Butler Service that offers ten different menus from the Chef Gilles Bosquet, personalized by Chef Gordon Ramsay, the British icon with his kitchen and culinary reality show.
Inside The St. Regis Doha, guests will definitely be pleased to experience elegant musical performances at Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha, which brings the sound and spirit of Manhattan’s legendary Dizzy’s Club jazz venue to the Middle East. Furthermore, the guests can also celebrate Doha’s thriving arts culture at international art fairs that showcase contemporary Arabian art or the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, which attracts cinephiles from around the world.
Within the next three years the hotel chain Starwood aims to integrate all of its nine prestigious brands in the Middle East, the same which already happened in North America, St. Regis, The Luxury Collection, W, Westin, Le Meridien, Sheraton, Four Points by Sheraton, and the latest launched Aloft and Element