Souq Waqif, a traditional meeting place and market in Doha, offers visitors shopping, high-quality local food and art, all at the centre of the city. For a true feel of Doha and Qatar, be sure to visit Souq Waqif on a holiday in the city.
For a comfortable and modern hotel in Doha located near to Souq Waqif, choose the Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha. From this Doha accommodation, guests can reach the souq, and many other attractions in the city, in just under 10 minutes by car.
Shopping at Souq Waqif, Doha
As in many Middle Eastern cities, Doha's souq forms the heart of its city centre and, while many modern shopping outlets have opened in recent years, Souq Waqif remains a vital place of shopping and trade.
Guests in the country will certainly want to visit Souq Waqif, Doha, for one-of-a-kind, handmade goods not available anywhere else. Peruse the shopfronts for traditional Arab garb, exotic perfumes and artisan jewellery, all available at bargain prices in the souq.
In addition to shopping, the souq also has a number of places to take a break from bargain hunting. Cafes in Souq Waqif serve up cuisine from all over the world, or guests can relax with a cup of coffee or Shisha. The souq also has its own art centre, combining art shops and exhibition space making it a great stop-off on a cultural tour of Doha, which could also include the nearby Museum of Islamic Art, Doha.
Stay at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha to visit the souq
For shopping, cuisine and more at Souq Waqif, simply reserve a room at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha. The hotel offers simple sophistication for discriminating tastes, plus excellent services for guests, including a recreation centre and several bars and restaurants.