Doha, Qatar (QA)
for access to departure times, security waiting times, Airport Wi-Fis, lounge access and more. Hamad International Airport
There are special designated smoking rooms available througout the passenger terminal. Be aware that smoking of e-cigarettes is also not permitted within terminal.
If you want to learn a bit more about Qatari artwork, just take a walk around the airport. One of the main attractions is the 23-foot tall teddy sculpture by Swiss artist Urs Fischer. A member of Qatar’s royal family bought it for $6.8 million and it stands in the centre of the airport. Work by Qatari and Western artists such as Tom Claassen, Damien Hirst, and Jenny Holzer are displayed across the airport.
The Vitality Centre is a haven of relaxation equipped with swimming pools, hydrotherapy tubs, squash courts, a gym, a spa, and showers. Treat yourself to a massage or a warm soak between flights and forget about all your worries. You can return to the spa all day long once you have enjoyed a massage and kept the receipt. Single entry is QAR 130.
Location: above the Airport Hotel, between concourse A and B, use the elevator near the giant teddy bear
Showers are located in the Vitality Wellbeing & Fitness Center at the Airport Hotel. Showers can also be found in the lounges.
If you need a place to stay during your layover, check out The Airport Hotel, which is available on the transit side of the airport. Rooms start QAR 800 per night and you will have access to a full spa, gym, and swimming pools. Be aware that couples sharing a room must show a marriage certificate, as per Qatari law.
If you’re able to go landside during a layover, a great way to see some of Doha’s attractions is through a taxi tour. The fares are inexpensive by big city standards so you can see a lot on a personal tour of Doha. Visit the man-made island known as The Pearl, which is approximately 30 minutes away from the airport.
Whether it’s a long layover, a flight delay, or just the will to enjoy the infrastructure of a beautiful hotel, Dayuse.com invites you to book a day stay at one of our hotels located in the immediate proximity of the airport.
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