Jouri A Murwab Hotel
Close to West Bay’s buzzing Katara cultural village and some of the city’s most important business districts, Jouri, A Murwab Hotel provides a convenient gateway for exploring the sights and attractions that Doha has to offer.
From world-class restaurants and water sports, to live entertainment, museums and shopping, you’ll find a myriad of things to see and do, both in Doha and beyond.
And, with its fascinating meld of landmarks, contemporary skyscrapers and replica Islamic architecture, exploring the streets of Qatar will amaze and inspire you every step of the way!
Obviously, there’s too many attractions to list on the website, but here’s some ideas to get you yearning for some Arabic culture and adventure!
National Museum of Qatar, Doha (500 m)
History and art aficionados will find themselves in seventh heaven at the National Museum of Qatar.
Located in Museum Park Street, just across from the famous Corniche waterfront promenade, the impressive museum not only preserves important exhibits from Qatar’s past and heritage but also showcases regular exhibitions of contemporary art, jewellery and artefacts from all over the world.
Immerse yourself in the history of Qatar’s forts and towers, ancient sailing vessels and pearling industry and browse the gift shop for beautiful souvenirs – and be prepared to lose yourselves for hours!
The Museum of Islamic Art – MIA (1.9 km)
With its fascinating fusion of contemporary architecture and Eastern geometric features, The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) is an impressive exhibit to behold in itself! Home to a collection that spans a good 1400 years of Islamic history, the museum provides visitors with an incredible treasure trove of exhibits, ranging from ancient manuscripts and traditional ceramics, to glass, metalwork and textiles. MIA is also home to an extensive educational library and offers a rich programme of themed exhibitions and activities for adults and children alike.
Corniche, Doha, Qatar
Souq Waqif, Doha, Qatar (2.5 km)
A visit to Qatar would not be complete without an excursion to the lively winding streets and alleyways of the century-old Souq Waqif neighbourhood, in Doha.
Located at just a 6-minute taxi ride from the hotel, the Al Souq district is one of the few remaining districts of its kind in Qatar and a popular restaurant and nightlife destination for both locals and tourists alike. It is also the ideal place for hunting down authentic Arabian treasures, like spices, garments, original handcrafted objects and souvenirs.
Location: Doha, Qatar
Coordinates: 25°17′14.58″N 51°31′59.54″E
Aspire Park (17.5 km)
Located in Aspire Zone, in the southern district of Baaya in Doha, at just a 30 minute drive from the hotel, Aspire Park provides 88 hectares of green space, making it the largest park in Doha, Perfect for a family picnic, leisurely stroll or a break from the hum of city life, the park is home to both rare and common species of trees and offers a variety of leisure activities and facilities, including Qatar’s only lake, ornate fountains, a children’s playground and coffee shop.
The Pearl Qatar (16.1 km)
Built on a man-made series of islands, off the coast of Doha’s West Bay, Pearl-Qatar is modern, award-winning marina and urban complex that provides a host of world-class eateries, shopping malls, leisure and aqua sport facilities. Explore the isles by water taxi like the locals and discover the Qatar of the future, today!