Katara Hospitality announces the official opening of Hotel Park
-Doha’s newest landscaped public park-
Doha, Qatar – May 16, 2016 – Katara Hospitality, the leading global hotel owner, developer and operator based in Qatar, announced today the official opening of Hotel Park, a new public family-friendly park situated in the heart of Doha’s bustling business district.
Planned as an illustration of Katara Hospitality’s commitment to social responsibility and the importance of promoting sustainability, Hotel Park is poised to well serve Doha’s residents while showcasing an impeccable natural landscape for visitors to enjoy. The vibrant park located adjacent to Sheraton Hotel Grand Doha, is characterised by water features including mini-fountains, waterfalls, small streams and sprawling well-manicured lawns.
“At Katara Hospitality, one of our core values is to continuously give back to our community while promoting sustainability through our initiatives. Offering a natural relaxing landscape destination for family enjoyment is one way we aim to show continued appreciation of the valued residents of our community,” said Hamad Abdulla Al-Mulla, Chief Executive Officer of Katara Hospitality.
Situated in the backdrop of West Bay’s modern architecture, Hotel Park is set to provide residents and visitors a relaxing escape to enjoy picnics, play areas and outdoor family gatherings. Children’s play areas, an outdoor fan area, fitness zone and video wall will round off Hotel Park’s casual relaxation amenities, well positioning this public space as a destination of choice. Hotel Park will soon comprise of five food and beverage outlets offering a diverse palette of authentic cuisine and desserts.
To add to an impressive garden and restaurant offering, Hotel Park will carry four levels of underground parking with access to Doha International Exhibition Center through an underground tunnel link. Hotel Park’s comprehensive parking allotment of over 2,500 spaces.
Hotel Park will be managed by Mosanada, a Qatar-based facilities management company. The underground parking will be managed by QDPV, a joint services company that specializes in the design and operation of car parks and parking facilities.
As an incentive for park visitors to familiarise themselves with Hotel Park’s unique family-friendly offering, Katara Hospitality offered visitors a month-long complimentary parking access to the park which concludes today.
About Katara Hospitality:
Katara Hospitality is a global hotel owner, developer and operator, based in Qatar. With more than 45 years’ experience in the industry, Katara Hospitality actively pursues its strategic expansion plans by investing in peerless hotels in Qatar while growing its collection of iconic properties in key international markets. Katara Hospitality’s portfolio has grown to include 34 owned and / or managed hotels and the company is now focused on achieving its target of 60 hotels in its portfolio by 2026. As the country’s flagship hospitality organisation, Katara Hospitality supports Qatar’s long term economic vision.
Katara Hospitality currently owns properties spread across three continents in Qatar, Egypt, Morocco, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Singapore and Thailand. While it partners with some of the finest hotel management companies, Katara Hospitality operates owned and non-owned hotels through its standalone operating arm, Murwab Hotel Group.
Katara Hospitality has gained global recognition for its contributions to the Qatari and international hospitality landscape, through numerous prestigious accolades from the industry.