Hilton Worldwide continues to strengthen its Middle East presence with the opening of the first DoubleTree by Hilton in Doha Oldtown, Qatar. The hotel features 197 guestrooms and suites and is situated close to key business and government administration offices, including the financial district and port, as well as Doha’s famous waterfront promenade, the Corniche, and the Museum of Islamic Art.
Commenting on the opening of the hotel, Rudi Jagersbacher, president MEA for Hilton Worldwide said: “We are delighted to be opening this truly outstanding DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Doha. As the cultural and commercial capital of Qatar, Doha is a key strategic centre in the GCC attracting both leisure and business travelers to the country. We have a strong pipeline in Qatar and are optimistic about the growth of the market and the expansion of our portfolio of world-class brands into the country.”
Chris Muth, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Doha – Old Town, said: “The contemporary hotel offers guests a warm welcome, modern comforts and a superb location, ensuring it is the number one choice for travellers to Doha. I look forward to welcoming our guests to the hotel.”
The DoubleTree by Hilton Doha – Old Town is the seventh DoubleTree branded hotel in the Middle East, and the second Hilton Worldwide property in Qatar, joining Hilton Doha.