Join millions of people across the world who will switch lights off for an hour on 29 March at 8:30 pm to raise awareness for the planet. Here is a compilation of how the hotels and organisations in Qatar plan to join Earth Hour 2014.
The Pearl-Qatar announced it will be organising ‘The Trash to Treasure’ art project 2014 in association with the Qatar Green Building Council, which will be completed over four consecutive weekend days, 21, 22, and 28, 29 March 2014.
Check Marhaba’s post The Pearl-Qatar Kicks Off Countdown to Earth Hour for more information.
The St. Regis Doha
Watch the lights go out at The St. Regis Doha and across Doha city. Earth Hour and Reggae continues until midnight.Age: 21 and over. ID required to be shown on entry.
Jazz in the dark
Candlelight and acoustic performance at JALC Doha. Dominick Farinacci and the JALC All Stars will be performing. Earth Hour and Jazz continues until midnight.Entry free.
For more information or reservations, call 4446 0105.
Sharq Village & Spa
The spa will be turning off the lights evoking a calm setting. Treatments will be done to the subtle sensation of candle light.
For more information, call 4425 6666 or visit Sharq Village & Spa’s Facebook page.
The Ritz-Carlton, Doha
Earth Hour Candlelight Pilates
Escape from your day and enjoy the tranquility of Candlelight Pilates on this special day. This intimate class is heart-centered and spiritually connected, with a focus on relaxing into the deepest layers of the body to help us return to a state of release, surrender and calm. Melt the day away with the simplicity and beauty of this gentle healing practice. All levels are welcome. No experience needed, just come, wear something comfortable, and enjoy the benefits of letting go.
The Torch Doha will be switching off their exterior LED lights and lights inside the public areas during the Earth Hour. The hotel, the highest building in Qatar, will be saving 200KW equivalent to 200,000W by switching off a total of 3780 LED lights.
Three Sixty revolving restaurant and Torch Tea Garden will serve food and signature mocktails at candle light.
For more information, call 4446 5800 or visit The-Torch Doha’s Facebook page.
Aspire Zone Foundation
For more information, visit Aspire Zone Foundation’s Facebook page.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha
For more information, contact or visit Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha’s Facebook page.
Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels
- Switching off façade lights
- Switching off airconditioner in all the properties
- Not using any of our vehicles to minimize the pollution
- Switching off lights and replacing them with candles in Al Matbakh, at Arumaila Boutique Hotel from 7 pm until 9:30 pm (or closing time)
- Switching off lights and replacing them with candles in Al Terrace at Al Mirqab Boutique Hotel starting from 7 pm until 9:30 pm (or closing time)
- Special Menu will be used to be cooked with gas/charcoal in both the outlets in Al Matbakh and in Al Terrace starting from 7 pm until closing time
For more information and reservations, contact 44336666.
For the sixth year in a row, Ooredoo will join monuments and companies around the world on Saturday 29 March 2014 in marking Earth Hour, by switching off all the lights and non-essential systems at both its iconic tower in West Bay and its Airport HQ2, from 8:30 to 9:30 pm.
For more information, check Marhaba’s post Ooredoo joins Earth Hour in Qatar for more information.