DOHA, Qatar—Amari Doha became the first Amari hotel in the Middle East when it opened its doors to the public in the Qatari capital on January 1. Amari Doha is owned by Sharaka Holdings, formerly known as GTG and managed by Thailand based, ONYX Hospitality group’s upscale brand, Amari.
The 13 story property features 120 rooms, including 78 superior rooms, 36 deluxe rooms, and six suites. Facilities include the Breeze Spa, which also features a Jacuzzi and Vichy shower room, Turkish bath, and a sauna and steam room. The property offers a selection of food and beverage outlets, adult and children’s swimming pools, fitness center, a business center, and conferencing and banqueting facilities. The hotel’s rooftop pool lounge also provides panoramic views of Doha’s skyline and the Corniche.
Commenting on the new venture, a spokesperson for Sharaka Holdings said: “As an enterprise that encompasses excellence in every business we operate, Sharaka Holdings is proud to partner with ONYX Hospitality Group to bring the reputable Amari brand to Qatar and the Middle East for the first time. With our core values of integrity, sharing and creativity we are confident Amari Doha will become a prominent player in Qatar’s hospitality landscape.”