Tee off on a great day out at Doha Golf Club
A gem of the Middle East, Doha has quickly grown into a vibrant city with a wondrous skyline that is constantly changing as it continues to evolve. It presents elegance, sophistication and a much-desired lavish way of life while remaining true to its original roots. This appealing combination of extravagance and traditionalism draws a multitude of tourists to the city each year.
With an abundance of things to do and see in Doha, people often visit for different reasons and interests. The main attraction for golf fans in the city is the fantastic Doha Golf Club – a modern facility providing the region's first grass course.
This stunning location offers an 18 hole, 7,374-yard, championship golf course designed by renowned architect Peter Harradine who has designed and co-designed over 160 golf courses in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. The club also houses a 9-hole academy, putting green, driving range and a beautifully crafted clubhouse nestled within 8 manmade lakes and magnificent scenery. Any visitor to the club will notice the craftsmanship and design that has gone into the course with eight strategically positioned lakes, Arizonian giant cacti and more than 10,000 green shrubs and tress. Lush and lengthy fairways are made up of numerous limestone formations adding a stark contrast to the dry desert which surrounds this luscious golf club.
As one of the closest hotels near Doha Golf Club, visiting this famous course is a must during your time in the city. Day packages and group activity options mean you can enjoy a marvellous trip to one of the most popular sights in this Qatari gem.
Play in one of the best Golf Courses in the world
Offering a superior experience for all guests including those who are not frequent golfers, the course itself, an 18-hole championship, is one of the Middle East’s first grass courses and can be rather challenging. It houses two starting and finishing holes which can increase the number of daily rounds. The landscape of the course has been carefully created to reflect the native desert surroundings with thousands of planted shrubs, trees and cacti. Beautiful manmade lakes not only serve as attractive features but also as obstacles throughout the course.
Spending the morning or afternoon playing golf under the warm Doha sun is a great way to spend the day for golf enthusiast and for those who simply want to try something new during their stay. A visit to the golf club is especially ideal for those visiting for business purposes. After a day spent in long meetings in our onsite meeting room, why not suggest a round of golf to unwind and get to know your colleagues or clients better.
A visit to the Arabian inspired clubhouse is a must with its beautiful architecture and traditional style. Sample a unique dining experience here with welcoming and relaxed facilities for both members and visitors. Catch up with friends or challenge them to a round of golf before retiring to the terrace area for beverages and refreshments.
Take time to stop by the Proshop where you can purchase new clubs, golf clothing and accessories – perfect for updating your sporting look.
The two courses range from one tough course (The Championship) and one less demanding (The Academy Course). For those who want the chance to tackle a strategic course to show off their skills, The Championship is the perfect option. The 150-hectare site has been enhanced by the natural features such as the lakes, trees and other aesthetic features. Beginners and quick players will enjoy the thrill of the Academy Course. It’s less demanding with larger fairways, and fewer hazards. The course allows less confident golfers to enjoy a fun game and marvel at the surroundings.
The vision of the club is evident throughout “Doha Golf Club will be a recognised leader in providing a high-quality experience by ensuring that our facilities and service exceed the expectations of our members and customers” – guests will be thrilled leaving them wanting to experience more at the club.
Doha Golf Club is located in West Bay and is 10 km from Doha – our knowledgeable staff will be delighted to help arrange transport to take you there or offer directions if you have your own car.
Discover the advantages of staying in a hotel near Doha Golf Club
Overlooking the horizon of the panoramic Arabian Sea stands the grand Fraser Suites Doha residences. Situated on the magnificent waterfront promenade, Doha Corniche, where skyscrapers tower above the glittering coastline, it’s the perfect place to base yourself for your time in Doha. Enjoy ascending to your luxury accommodation in Doha via a glass lift that looks out to the gleaming skyscrapers and the spectacular West Bay and indulge in the comfort of sophisticated Italian furnishings and modern conveniences in one of our 138 sophisticated serviced apartments each with stunning views. Corporate guests are also treated to the exclusive use of a VIP lounge which offers a unique setting for any business meeting or corporate event – perfect if you are hosting clients at Doha Golf Club. Our facilities and amenities offer everything you need from complimentary Wi-Fi to business centre, gym and dining options.
Let our award-winning staff attend to your needs to ensure you have a comfortable and refreshing stay with us at Fraser Suites Doha. Book your reservation now.