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A brand new Chedi resort is set to open in Qatar in the Middle East.

Doha is the location of the family-friendly property, which is expected to launch ahead of the FIFA World Cup next summer.

The Chedi Katara Hotel & Resort sits on the beachfront and within the 100-hectare Katara Cultural District. The village offers theatres, concert halls, galleries, mosques, restaurant­s, shops, a park and an open-air amphitheat­re, all of which will be accessible from the resort either by foot or buggy.

The 91-key resort will include 32 one- to five-bedroom villas spread amongst the landscaped gardens, all with private gardens and pools.

The heritage design of the resort takes its cue from Indian Mughal architectu­re with a scattering of Ottoman influence. The main hotel building will house a lobby lounge, a spa and fitness centre, and rooms and suites with terrace views over the Arabian Gulf and Doha skyline.

A swimming pool will line the beachfront, with a second infinity pool at the stand-alone Beach Club.

 ??  ?? There’s beachfront swimming at the new Chedi in Doha
There’s beachfront swimming at the new Chedi in Doha

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