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Posted On: 23 January 2023 05:00 pm
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Doha neighbourhood guide: Lusail City

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Lusail City is one of the newest developed business districts in Qatar that features incredible skyscrapers, a marina promenade, hotels, and so much more. It has even been dubbed as 'Qatar's Future City'.

The ILoveQatar.net (ILQ) team has put together a guide on everything you need to know for your visit to Lusail City.

Where to get groceries

Grocery
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Lulu Express

  • Location: The E18hteen, Lusail Expressway
  • Timings:
    • Saturday to Wednesday from 7 am to 9 pm
    • Thursdays from 7 am to 10 pm
    • Fridays from 2 pm to 10 pm

Food City Market

  • Location: Al Jasra Residence
  • Timings: Daily from 7 am to 1 am

Falaq Food Centre

  • Location: Al Mana Residences
  • Timings: Open 24 hrs

Megamart Express

  • Location: Al Edd Al Sharqi Street
  • Timings:
    • Saturday to Thursday from 8 am to 11 pm
    • Fridays from 8 am to 11 am, 12 pm to 11 pm

Monoprix

  • Location: Place Vendome Mall
  • Timings:
    • Saturday to Wednesday from 9 am to 11 pm
    • Thursdays from 9 am to 12 am
    • Fridays from 9 am to 11:30 am, 12:30 pm to 12 am

Centra Supermarkets and Whole Foods

  • Location: Lagmeliya Street Street, Foxhills South
  • Timings:
    • Saturday to Wednesday from 6 am to 11 pm
    • Thursdays from 6 am to 12 am
    • Fridays from 7 am to 11:30 am, 12:30 pm to 12 am

Al Meera

  • Location: Fox Hills
  • Timings: Daily from 8 am to 3 am

Where to eat

Lusail City Food Guide
From cafes, restaurants, to a food park!

Lusail City has been booming with new restaurants, especially in places like Place Vendome, Lusail Boulevard, and Al Maha Island.

There is also a Marina Food Arena where food trucks serve dishes of different cuisines located near the Lusail Marina!

Where to stay

Raffles Doha
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Agora, Doha, Autograph Collection

Century Marina Hotel, Lusail

  • Star rating: 5-star
  • Instagram: @centurymarinahotel

Cielo Hotel Lusail

  • Star rating: 5-star
  • Instagram: @cielohotel.qa

Le Royal Méridien Doha

  • Star rating: 5-star
  • Instagram: @leroyalmeridiendoha

Raffles Doha

  • Star rating: 5-star
  • Instagram: @rafflesdoha

Staybridge Suites Doha Lusail, an IHG Hotel

  • Star rating: 4-star
  • Instagram: @staybridgesuiteslusail

Waldorf Astoria Lusail, Doha

  • Star rating: 5-star
  • Instagram: @waldorfastorialusail

Waterfront Hotel Apartments

  • Star rating: 5-star
  • Instagram: @waterfront.qatar

Where to shop

Place Vendome shopping
Enjoy a huge selection of retail and luxury stores at Place Vendôme Mall.

Place Vendôme Mall

Place Vendôme Mall is a Parisian-inspired shopping hub with exquisite architecture and a wide range of retail and food options.

  • Instagram: @placevendomeqatar

READ MORE: What shops are open at Place Vendôme Qatar?

Attractions

Al Maha Island
Al Maha Island. Image credit: Visit Qatar

Lusail Stadium

Lusail Stadium is one of the iconic venues of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. It is where the closing ceremony and final match was held.

READ MORE: 5 must-know facts about Lusail Stadium

Al Maha Island

One of Qatar's most anticipated entertainment and tourist destinations is Al Maha Island, which is home to Lusail Winter Wonderland, Nammos Beach Club, and high-end retail shops and restaurants.

  • Instagram: @almaha.island

READ MORE: What to see and do at Al Maha Island and Lusail Winter Wonderland

Lusail Boulevard

A new leisure and retail hub located within Lusail City is Lusail Boulevard. It is known for the bright building infrastructures that surround the streets, 3D screens, a whale shark installation called Al Nehem, and much more!

  • Instagram: @lusailboulevard

READ MORE: What's in store for you at the Lusail Boulevard

Qetaifan Island

Another much-anticipated tourist and entertainment destination is Qetaifan Island. It partially opened to the public during the FIFA World Cup and hosted various activations and the Qetaifan Beach Fest.

Qetaifan Island will soon open the Meryal Waterpark, Rixos Hotel, and more to look forward to!

  • Instagram: @qetaifanprojects

Crescent Park

Crescent Park offers visitors an oasis of greenery within the concrete jungle that is Lusail City. The park features park trails, a maze, art installations, and more to discover.

  • Instagram: @qetaifanprojects

READ MORE: 8 different ways the Crescent Park will keep you entertained

Lusail Marina Promenade

The Lusail Marina Promenade is a long stretch of pedestrianized area that offers stunning views of the Lusail Marina. It is installed with plenty of seating areas, water fountains, and food kiosks.

  • Location: Lusail Marina Promenade

Art Installations

Egal
Image credit: Qatar Museums

Egal

Standing traditional headgear worn by men on top of the ghitra.

  • Artist: Shouq Al Mana
  • Location: Lusail Marina Promenade

Al Nehem

Suspended aluminum whale shark decorated with lights.

  • Artist: Marco Balich
  • Location: Lusail Towers, Lusail Boulevard

I Love Lusail sign

A popular photo spot for visitors.

  • Location: Lusail Marina

RELATED: Check out these new public art installations by students at Crescent Park!

Schools

Lusail University
Image credit: Lusail University

Shafallah Center for Children with Special Needs

  • Location: Lusail Expressway
  • Contact: +974 4495 6666

Lusail University

  • Location: Zone 69, St 100, Building 333, Lusail, Doha
  • Contact: +974 4401 1111

Health Centers

Health Centers Lusail
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Platinum Medical Center

  • Location: QIG - Tower, Lusail
  • Contact: +974 4455 0411

Dr. Yasser Urology Clinics

  • Location: Lusail Marina
  • Contact: +974 6000 3147

Flourishing Minds Clinic

  • Location: Burj Marina Tower
  • Contact: +974 4449 6555

Fitness Centers

Lusail Fitness Centers
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Altitude Elite

  • Location: Marina 50
  • Contact: +974 5085 5825
  • Instagram: @altitudeelite

UN1T Lusail

  • Location: Marina Twin Towers B
  • Contact: +974 7799 6991
  • Instagram: @un1t_lusail

StrongBox Functional Fitness

  • Location: Doha Sports Park
  • Contact: +974 3000 8974
  • Instagram: @thestrongbox

Redrock Fitness Center

  • Location: Fox Hills
  • Contact: +974 3131 6428
  • Instagram: @redrockfitness.qa

Salons

Salons in Lusail
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Varnish Nails & Arts Lusail

  • Location: Street 315, Zone 69, Lusail
  • Contact: +974 5013 3990
  • Instagram: @varnish.qa

Le Meme

  • Location: Manarat Lusail, Building 23
  • Contact: +974 4444 1341
  • Instagram: @lememespa

Beauty Formula Lounge

  • Location: Staybridge Suites Doha Lusail, Ground Floor
  • Contact: +974 5595 5909
  • Instagram: @beautyformulalounge

Romashka Beauty Salon

  • Location: 14th Floor, Lusail Twin Towers, Block B
  • Contact: +974 7722 2431
  • Instagram: @romashka.qa

Aura Beauty Bar

  • Location: Marina Twin Tower
  • Contact: +974 5071 4747
  • Instagram: @aura.qatar

Le Bar à Beauté Salon

  • Location: Marina Twin Tower
  • Contact: +974 5029 2297, +974 5029 1177
  • Instagram: @lebarabeaute.qa

Hair Bar Salon

  • Location: Marina Twin Tower
  • Contact: +974 3322 1158
  • Instagram: @hairbar.qa

Bella Beauty Salon

  • Location: Al Mirqab Residency 2, Building D
  • Contact: +974 7778 7457
  • Instagram: @bellabeauty.qa

Darya Salon

  • Location: Lusail Fox Hills
  • Contact: +974 3325 9988
  • Instagram: @darya_salon.qa

MJ Saloon Lusail

  • Location: Street 112, Lusail
  • Contact: +974 6000 0751
  • Instagram: @hairbar.qa

Mosques

Lusail Mosque
Muhammad bin Hamad bin Abdullah Al Mana Mosque. Image credit: Ahmad AL-Mulla on Google Images
  • Juma Mosque
  • Muhammad bin Hamad bin Abdullah Al Mana Mosque

Woqod Petrol Stations

Woqod Lusail
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There are three Woqod Petrol Stations located in Lusail
  • Woqod Petrol Station - Al Egla
  • Woqod Petrol Station - Fox Hills North
  • Woqod Petrol Station - Waterfront

How to get around

Doha Metro
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Lusail QNB is the last station of the Doha Metro Red Line.

Lusail Tram

Lusail Tram
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Lusail has its own Tram station that is accessible by the Legtaifiya Station on the Red Line of the Doha Metro. Currently, there are 6 operational tram stations connecting various areas of Lusail as below:

  • Marina
  • Marina Promenade
  • Yacht Club
  • Esplande
  • Lusail Central
  • Energy City South

RELATED: A complete guide to the Lusail Tram

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