Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) is bringing unmissable hospitality deals to residents and visitors this summer, in collaboration with leading hotel developers and operators including Katara Hospitality, Al Rayyan Project Management and Marriot International Hotels.
Through the ‘Summer in Qatar’ programme, residents will have an opportunity to experience Qatar’s award-winning hospitality sector first-hand, with discounts of up to 40% at top hotels and resorts, exclusively available to those currently living in Qatar.
Rashed Al Qurese, Chief Marketing Officer at QNTC said they are pleased to offer both domestic and inbound tourists the opportunity to enjoy the best of the country’s hospitality sector through these special offers.
Together with our partners, we remain committed to developing sustainable tourism offers for locals, residents, as well as visitors.’
Katara Hospitality is offering discounts of up to 40%, valid for bookings at any of their 12 properties in Qatar between 4 June to 16 August. These properties include Sharq Village & Spa, Sheraton Grand Doha Resort and Convention Hotel, and Sealine Beach, a Murwab Resort.
Katara Hospitality places high importance on initiatives that enhance their offerings while highlighting the country’s passion for creating ultimate guest experiences. As the country’s flagship hospitality organisation, Katara Hospitality supports Qatar’s long-term economic vision, and actively invests in hotels in Qatar as well as abroad.
Marriott International also unveiled enticing offers across its nine properties in Qatar, including 25% off for Marriott Bonvoy members and 15% off for non- members, valid until 30 September. Guests can explore spectacular experiences across its brands, which include The St. Regis Doha, W Doha, JW Marriott, Marriott Hotels, and The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa. Non-members meanwhile, can join Marriott Bonvoy free-of-charge and enjoy the benefits of the offer. Sign up for free here at marriottbonvoy.com.
According to Neal Jones, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at Marriott International Middle East and Africa, travellers today want more than just a holiday.
Travellers are looking to make lasting memories with unique and enriching experiences, an active and meaningful immersion in the destination, its history, people, culture and food.
In Qatar, we are fortunate to have a diverse portfolio of brands that are waiting to be explored. This is an ideal opportunity for our loyal members and guests to experience this season.’
Al Rayyan Project Management, whose hospitality properties include Al Messila Resort & Spa, Banana Island Resort Doha, as well as several boutique hotels in Souq Waqif, stated that they too are delighted to partner with QNTC.
Through our packages at Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels, Al Najada Hotel and Souq Al Wakra Hotel, guests can escape to refined indulgence and personalised service at a more affordable rate this summer. Our hotels offer luxury oasis amidst the old-world charm of Souq Waqif and Souq Al Wakra, providing authentic Qatari hospitality to our guests in Qatar and from all over the world.’
Other hotels also participating in the programme with offers of up to 25% discount include Fraser Suites West Bay, The Curve Hotel, Wyndham Grand, Regency Doha, La Cigale Hotel, Oryx Rotana, Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Torch, Al Aziziyah Boutique Hotel and Amari Doha.
In addition to discounted room rates, hotel guests can avail of numerous offers on hotel facilities including restaurants, spas, gyms or even late check-out and free meals for children.
In addition to hospitality offers, family or friends of residents in Qatar have plenty of reasons to spend their summer in Qatar. Qatar Airways is taking 25% off on all flights to Doha, from more than 160 destinations worldwide, valid from 30 May until 16 August. Travellers can also enjoy 25% discount on Al Maha Services, the national carrier’s personalised meet and assist service. Bookings can be made at qatarairways.com/SummerInQatar or through any of their sales offices in Doha.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive and Secretary-General of QNTC, HE Akbar al-Baker, said:
This year’s summer season aims to attract global and regional visitors from around the world to experience Qatar’s unique culture and hospitality. Beginning in June and continuing until mid-August, ‘Summer in Qatar’ enables visitors to participate in the many festivities taking place between both Eid al-Fitr starting and Eid al-Adha.’
In addition, passengers already booked on Qatar Airways flights can also take advantage of a unique stopover package designed to give travellers transiting through Qatar the opportunity to discover Doha with free luxury hotel stays and complimentary transit visas.
More information about these offers as well as Summer in Qatar activities at summerinqatar.qa.