Swiss-Belinn Doha, a joint venture between Swiss-Belhotel International and Al Rayyan Tourism Investment Company (ARTIC), has soft opened.
The new, three-star property is home to 126 modern rooms and suites, as well as top notch dining, event and recreation facilities, including two restaurants and a coffee shop, two meeting rooms, a ballroom and a fitness centre.
As for its location, Swiss-Belinn Doha is located in the Al Sadd area, next to the metro station, and is a 20-minute drive from Hamad International Airport.
The Al-Sadd Sports Complex is within arm’s reach of the property, as are leading shopping malls and other popular attractions.
Chairman and president, Swiss-Belhotel International, Gavin M. Faull enthused on the property: “We are very excited to strengthen our presence in the GCC with this new opening, which also marks the debut of the Swiss-Belinn brand in the Middle East. We are confident that together with our knowledge of the local market and the strength of our global network, Swiss-Belinn Doha will be a great success. We look forward to a long-term partnership with our valued owners and associates and are committed to delivering the very best to our guests.”
Also commenting was CEO and managing director, ARTIC, Tarek El Sayed: “We are very pleased to announce the opening of Swiss-Belinn Doha which has been developed to offer travellers the very best facilities in the midscale category. Swiss-Belhotel International has a proven track record in the hospitality industry and we are delighted to partner with them for this project.”
Finally, senior vice president, operations and development – Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, Laurent A. Voivenel highlighted the new hotel’s USPs: “With its convenient location, upbeat concept, excellent facilities and thoughtful service Swiss-Belinn Doha will offer guests a completely new experience in Qatar. The hotel has been thoughtfully equipped to meet the growing demand for quality midscale accommodation in the country. Ultimately, our goal is to simplify things for our guests while giving them great value for money.”