Abesq Doha Hotel and Residences managed by IHG Hotels and Resorts, has opened in Qatar’s capital.
Located in Downtown Doha, the hotel is close to the city’s major tourist attractions and business district.
The property consists of 283 guest rooms, suites and serviced apartments with one-three bedrooms.
There is a 24-hour front desk with complimentary coffee on offer in the lobby, housekeeping services with same day dry cleaning, valet service and secure parking.
In a nod to the local heritage, the public areas of the hotel are infused with scents of warm oriental spices and oud, fusing white honey, amber and sandalwood fragrances.
F&B options at the property include Asilah which offers Moroccan fare including mezze, grills, fragrant plates, a julep bar and shisha terrace. The Oat House reimagines global cuisine. August Zang, named after the person credited with inventing the croissant, is a specialty boutique of modern Viennoise single origin coffees and patisserie treats. A spritz pool bar called Sprezzi offers fare inspired by what is found on the streets of Naples.
Leisure facilities at Abesq include an infinity pool. Abesq’s signature spa will feature a Turkish hammam and five massage rooms. The 24-hour gym is equipped with TechnoGym equipment, while guests can also avail of private classes with a sports trainer and aerobics instructor.
The hotel also has six meeting rooms and a ballroom that can host medium-sized weddings, social events or business meetings.
Sebastian Thomas, hotel manager Abesq Doha Hotel and Residences, said, “It is with great pleasure that we are opening the doors to Abesq Doha, showcasing relaxed hospitality. From staying fit in our state-of-the-art fitness centre or relaxing in our infinity pool overlooking West Bay, you can make it a stay to remember.”
Apart from Abesq, another hotel that recently opened in Downtown Doha was the Element West Bay by Westin, which features 180 studio, one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom apartments.
(Image: Supplied by Abesq Doha Hotel and Residences)