Rotana opens first Rayhaan-branded property in Qatar

Rotana opens first Rayhaan-branded property in Qatar

Riviera Rayhaan by Rotana, Doha brings the brand's key count to 2,265

Rotana has announced the soft opening of Riviera Rayhaan by Rotana, Doha, in line with the hotel group's expansion goal of 30 new openings by 2026. 

The opening also introduces Rotana’s modern-design Rayhaan Hotels & Resorts brand to the Doha market for the first time, adding 185 keys to Rotana’s Middle East, North Africa and Turkey (MENAT) portfolio. 

The Rayhaan brand's current total key count globally is now 2,265.

Riviera Rayhaan by Rotana, Doha guest room

Located on Salwa Road in Doha, the four-star property features 129 rooms and 56 suites, comprising junior, one-, two- and four-bedroom suites. Each room is furnished with contemporary amenities, and designed for comfort.

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Home to four dining outlets, Riviera Rayhaan by Rotana offers international and Mediterranean cuisine at Salvia restaurant; light bites at Aroma Lobby Lounge; tapas, snacks and desserts at Aquarius Pool Café, and drinks at Al Majlis Lounge.

Riviera Rayhaan by Rotana, Doha pool

Onsite facilities include a spa, pool and a fully equipped gym. The property also houses three meeting rooms that offer flexible set-up options and can accommodate up to 100 guests.

Commenting on the announcement, Rotana CEO Philip Barnes said: “The opening of Riviera Rayhaan by Rotana in Doha marks a significant milestone for our ambitious growth strategy within the region. Not only does this new offering cater to our guests' ever-evolving travel preferences, but it introduces the Rayhaan Hotels & Resorts brand to a new market. As we pursue our expansion strategy, we are excited about the opportunity to broaden our range of offerings in the city.”

Rotana’s portfolio currently spans 19,761 keys and six brands, with 1,293 keys across five hotels in Qatar.

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