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9 Best Beach Hotels in Doha [2023]

Looking for accommodation in Doha? Regardless of the time of year you travel, you’ll want to be near the beach for a refreshing splash, so here’s a list of the best beach hotels in Doha that you can book!

Getting the right accommodation for your vacation in Doha is key, especially because you’ll want to be close to the main attractions, but also have access to the beach for a (probably very needed) cool dip – it can get hot in Doha! 

In this post you’ll find a comprehensive list of the best beach hotels in Doha, located mere steps from the Persian Gulf but also nearby the city center. They all offer top-notch facilities and amazing service, so you can’t go wrong with any of them. Check them out!

InterContinental Doha

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One of the best hotels in Doha with beach is the InterContinental Doha Beach & Spa. This 5-star accommodation features a full-service spa with sauna and jacuzzi, a spectacular private beach, and on-site bar and restaurants that serve both international and local cuisine. 

Among the hotel’s main facilities you’ll also find tennis and squash courts, a fitness center, two outstanding outdoor swimming pools, and sun loungers with umbrellas both by the pool and the beach. There’s also a children’s playground and pool, as well as water sports and activities that can be booked.  

Rooms are spacious and elegantly decorated, and most include a workspace with a desk, along with a seating area and views of the Arabian Gulf. 

We like it because it features family rooms and activities for both young children and adults, and it’s located right by the beach. 


Marsa Malaz Kempinski

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Marsa Malaz Kempinski is one of the most impressive 5 star hotels in Doha. Located in The Pearl, this resort boasts a private beach and outdoor swimming pools, as well as a luxurious seaside spa. 

A kids’ club, fitness center, and 11 restaurants are also located on-site, and the hotel’s rooms, which are ample, feature Arabic elements and decorations. They also have a balcony or terrace overlooking the Persian Gulf, and fully-equipped bathrooms with toiletries, bathrobes and slippers.   

We like it because it includes room service, and offers extra activities to guests, such as access to a tennis court or nightclub. 


St. Regis Doha

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St. Regis is another magnificent beach resort in Doha. It boasts beautifully decorated rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows and waterfront views, as well as a large seating area and marble bathroom with tub and toiletries. 

Guests can benefit from the fully-equipped fitness center, the massive outdoor pool, and the impressive spa that offers everything from massages to beauty treatments, a steam room, and jacuzzi. There are also several tennis courts, a 24-hour butler service, restaurants and a bar.  

We like it because it has family rooms and facilities for disabled guests, and it offers the possibility of having breakfast in the room. 


Banana Island by Anantara

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Banana Island Resort is one of the most beautiful resorts in Doha. Being part of the Anantara brand, you can expect world-class service and facilities, that include a full-service spa, a magnificent lagoon pool, and a cinema theater

It also boasts a private beach with sun loungers, 9 dining outlets offering both local and international cuisine, and large rooms with Arabic decorations, an outdoor seating area, a fully-equipped bathroom and a mini-bar. 

We like it because it has plenty of entertainment options for families, including a kids’ pool and babysitting services. 


Four Seasons

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The Four Seasons is one of the best Doha beach hotels, featuring its own private beach and exclusive marina. It boasts an award-winning wellness center, as well as 5 swimming pools, several dining outlets and plenty of fitness activities. You can make use of the fully-equipped gym or sign up for a yoga lesson or tennis practice!

The hotel’s rooms are stylish and they feature floor-to-ceiling windows with views over Doha or the Persian Gulf, a fully-equipped bathroom with tub, and a comfortable seating area. 

We like it because this waterfront hotel in Doha is pet-friendly, and offers plenty of activities for kids and adults alike. 


Grand Hyatt

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Another great Doha hotel with beach is the Grand Hyatt, offering its guests a massive private beach area with sun loungers and umbrellas. All rooms, suites, and villas showcase traditional Arabian architecture, and feature a balcony with incredible views, either over the gulf or the city. Soom accommodations also feature a kitchen and a seating area

There are indoor and outdoor swimming pools, a full-service spa and gym, the hotel’s own signature restaurant as well as several others, and a nightclub. 

We like it because it offers all the facilities you may need during your stay, including entertainment, great outdoor spaces, and BBQ facilities. 


Sheraton Grand Doha Hotel

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Another fantastic Doha beach resort is the Sheraton Grand Doha Hotel. Situated on a private beach, it offers exclusive use of its amenities to guests, and also features 3 swimming pools, ensuring you never lack where to go for a dip. 

Being one of the best Qatar beach hotels,  it features 7 restaurants that serve specialties from different countries and fantastic themed buffets. There’s also a  spa with a sauna, jacuzzi, and solarium, and besides a fully-equipped gym there are tennis and squash courts.  

We like it because the rooms are very well illuminated and feature a work desk besides having a seating area and massive windows with views over the gulf. 


Hilton Doha

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The Hilton Beach Resort Doha is a luxurious hotel located on Doha Corniche, right in the heart of the city center. Most of its comfortable and air-conditioned rooms feature a seating room, coffee-making facilities, dining furniture, and a balcony with views of the bay. 

Guests can make use of the private beach area and the astounding outdoor swimming pool, while enjoying drinks and cocktails served at the bar. There are several restaurants as well, a spa with a steam room and jacuzzi, a playground and evening entertainment.  

We like it because its location is unbeatable and it’s very family-friendly, featuring family rooms, babysitting services, and activities for the young ones. 


Sharq Village & Spa

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The Ritz-Carlton Sharq Village & Spa is one of the best beach resorts in Doha, Qatar. The 5-star facilities include 1200 feet (365 meters) of coastline with a beautiful private beach area, 3 massive outdoor pools, and very lavish Arabian decor and architecture

The rooms are big and very well illuminated, featuring canopied beds, a dashing marble bathroom with a tub, and a private balcony with outdoor furniture and great views. The hotel also boasts a full-service spa with sauna, hot tub, and wellness packages, and several restaurants to choose from.

We like it because its architecture and ornaments are very aligned with the Qatari culture and heritage, allowing guests to fully immerse in the country while enjoying world-class amenities.


  • Virginia Bello

    Virginia is a writer originally from Montevideo, Uruguay. She left her career as a TV Producer to gain more freedom and never looked back. She's been traveling the world full-time ever since! Virginia has traveled extensively through Latin America, Europe and Asia. You can currently find her gallivanting through Southeast Asia.

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