GHM Celebrates Qatar Debut with Opening of The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort
Located in the heart of Katara Cultural Village, The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort offers guests a serene escape where cultures blend with genuine hospitality
The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort officially opens its doors to guests ahead of the highly anticipated FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™. Offering guests a serene escape where cultures blend with genuine hospitality, the property is managed by General Hotel Management Ltd (GHM) and developed by the Qatari real estate consortium, Triple A Holdings in partnership with Cultural Village Foundation – Katara.
The highly anticipated The Chedi Katara was marked with a grand opening event recently, offering a first look at the unique architectural elements of the property and introducing GHM’s world-class services and amenities to Qatar’s elite.
Located in the heart of Katara Cultural Village and a 30-minute drive from Hamad International Airport (HIA), The Chedi Katara provides guests with easy access to theatres, concert halls, exhibition galleries, mosques, restaurants, shops, a park and an open amphitheatre.
Mirroring the dynamic aspirations of Qatar while honouring its storied history as a cultural crossroads, the hotel and resort’s artistic sense and lavish interior represent a blend of Moghul architecture and Ottoman influence accentuated by local hospitality and personalised service.
The Chedi Katara General Manager Morton Johnston said they are thrilled to welcome guests at GHM’s newest beachfront landmark, in line with the brand’s 30th anniversary and ahead of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™.
The Chedi Katara is committed to offering Qatar’s opulent audience a one-of-a-kind serene and private escape infused with GHM’s world-class, unparalleled service excellence and warm Asian hospitality.
Exceptional privacy plus exclusive benefits
The Chedi Katara is a 91-key resort with 59 elegantly appointed rooms and suites boasting a mesmerising view of the Arabian Gulf. The resort is also home to 32 villas of varying categories, each extending into its own private garden with a private pool, offering complete seclusion and tranquillity. The dramatic hills of Katara surround the entire property, offering exceptional privacy for all rooms, suites and villas.
The Chedi Club offers guests, who choose to stay in Club Rooms and suites and Royal Villa, a host of additional exclusive benefits. These include complimentary breakfast and afternoon tea served daily, laundry service and complimentary use of the board meeting room, which includes coffee, tea and juices.
Taking a holistic approach to wellness, The Spa at The Chedi Katara adopts GHM’s heritage of Eastern philosophies to deliver Asian-inspired rituals and wellness treatments originating in the most effective principles of aromatherapy, Ayurveda and herbalism.
The Spa encompasses the men’s area with two private spa suites and a dedicated men’s private hammam, a ladies’ area with two private spa suites and two women’s-only hammams, and a dedicated Couple’s Room accessible from both the male and female sides.
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Private beach, phenomenal view
Located along a dramatic 300-metre shoreline, The Chedi Katara offers guests a fully-serviced private beach. The Chedi Pool commands a prime location between the hotel and the private beach, offering phenomenal views and a relaxing environment for guests to unwind.
Home to world-class culinary concepts, The Chedi Katara will be home to its signature all-day dining, The Restaurant, offering live-cooking stations that will take guests on a flavourful international culinary journey.
The property will also host The Beach Restaurant, The Lobby Lounge and The Cigar Lounge offering a world of gastronomic pleasures to every guest.
The resort is wholly dedicated to making each and every guest’s event a truly memorable success. The two meeting rooms available at the property are professionally equipped and complemented with exceptional and personalised service, making them ideal for exclusive corporate gatherings and executive meetings. The property offers an array of elegant private spaces as well as outdoor spaces for intimate gatherings to grand celebrations.
The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort is the latest property opening for GHM, adding to the group’s strong pipeline of five projects across the globe. This includes The Chedi El Gouna, an upcoming beachfront resort slated to open this December in Egypt.
Visit ghmhotels.com to learn more about The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort.
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