About West Bay
There’s no shortage of entertainment for life in West Bay. For modern style shopping, you can head to the City Center – one of Qatar’s largest and most modern malls. If it’s a little cultural inspiration you’re after, drive over to Souq Waqif. It’s a seemingly endless maze of small chai cafes, character filled mom and pop shops, and the best traditional, yet modern, West Bay hotels. Here, you’ll also find some of the tastiest culturally inspired restaurants.
Life in West Bay
The West Bay has established itself as a symbol of modern Doha. A jaw dropping skyline, waterfront villas, and the Corniche that stretches along the Arabian gulf. Life here involves luxury cars, modern apartment towers, breezy Doha nights along the Riviera, and endless entertainment options. Close by you’ll find The Pearl, an upscale neighbourhood for those seeking lavish outings, and Souq Waqif, a taste of cultural tradition. If you work and live in West Bay, you are in the centre of all that is happening in Qatar. A number of quality schools are situated in the area, making it a great location for families. While beachside hotels, entertainment hubs, and culinary experiences bring in visitors from around the globe.
West Bay Hotels
The Doha Skyline is known for its West Bay towers – this mix of business, residential, and resort style buildings are a sight to see. Visit this district for some of Doha’s trendiest Hotels.
The Movenpick Hotel is loved for more than its luxury. It offers an escape to a part of Doha not many get the chance to experience. Enjoy golfing or hiking nearby, and come back to a rainfall shower and Tempur-pedic mattress for the ultimate sleep experience. On the top floor resides Bay View 26 Wellness center, presenting a 5 star view along with your deep tissue massage or facial. Dine at ForKnife’s delicious buffet, or enjoy some light fare at Lime Tree Lobby Lounge. The best part about this Doha Hotel is its participation in Green Globe, to ensure itself as a Green and Sustainable property. What’s not to love?
Expect no less from the Hilton than a private beach setting. This 5 star establishment wows us with impeccable service and lavish amenities. If you’re looking to get some work done, their Business Center offers conference space, 6 meeting rooms, and a computer station fit for a CEO. Being in the centre of Doha means easy access to Doha entertainment! Take an 8 minute walk to City Centre Shopping Mall, one of Doha’s finest, a 32 minute walk to the Museum of Islamic Art, and only slightly longer strolls to culture and entertainment hubs Souq Waqif and Katara Cultural Village.
Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel
Having undergone major renovations just a few years earlier, Sheraton has reinstated its title as one of the most sought after hotels in Doha. This family friendly accommodation offers both indoor and outdoor tennis courts, for those humid Doha days! A complimentary children’s club, 5 very distinct dining options, and a designated scenic picnic area, at one of the most convenient locations in the city. Free up some time and enjoy Pilates, Fitness, Squash, and Volleyball on site!
Restaurants in West Bay
West Bay is considered a hub for entertainment, business, and the culinary arts. The options are endless, with experiences from around the world. Here are a few of our top picks.
International cuisine, it’s amazing how they can perfect dishes from around the world. The question of what to eat in West Bay comes to a halting stop at this fine dining experience, with options for every palate, each more savoury than the next. Clients of Market by Jean-Georges rave about excellent service, delectable cuisine, and an unforgettable ambiance.
Have a quiet, serene, and mouthwatering breakfast like their Egg Avocado or French Toast options. Opt in for a delicious, made with love, cupcake or get a boost of energy with the cafe’s Tropical Carrot Apple Juice blend. W Cafe is a diamond among diamonds with a modern and down to earth design.