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Posted On: 19 August 2019 01:05 pm
Updated On: 18 May 2023 05:30 pm

Pet-friendly places in Qatar

Rikhia Basu
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Pet friendly places in qatar

Over the years, Qatar has evolved into a more welcoming space for pets, and as a result, many cafes and parks have opened their doors to pets in recent times.

The (ILQ) team has put together some spots that you can access and spend some quality time with your furry friends!

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Cafe #999

Pet friendly places in Qatar
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This artsy cafe, located at the heart of an old fire station, welcomes pets in their outdoor seating area. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the West Bay skyline whilst sipping on your favourite beverage with your pooch by your side.

  • Location: Doha Fire Station
  • Contact: +974 4452 5650
  • Timings: Sunday- Thursday: 9 am to 9 pm; Friday: 1 pm to 9 pm
  • Instagram: @cafe999qatar

Mr. Max Pet Service

Pet friendly places in Qatar
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Apart from being a pet cafe, this place also offers pet grooming services. Not just that, if you are planning to celebrate your furry baby's birthday, they have specific birthday packages specially designed for their special day.

  • Location: St 820, Zone 39, Building 62
  • Contact: +974 7479 1110
  • Timings: 8 am - 10 pm; daily
  • Instagram: @mr_max_petservice

5/6 Park

Pet friendly places in Qatar
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Pets are welcome in this park, although pet owners should always keep them on a leash and ensure they clean up after them.

  • Timings: 6 am to 7 pm
  • Nearest metro station: Al Qassar Metro Station
  • Entry: Free

Oxygen Park

Pet friendly places in Qatar
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Spread across 130,000 square meters, Oxygen Park is a lush, green, spacious space for your beloved pets to catch up with their daily exercise and physical activities.

  • Location: Education City, Ar Rayyan
  • Timings:
    • Sunday: 6 am to 9 pm
    • Monday: 5 am to10 pm
    • Tuesdays & Fridays: 6 am to 11 pm
    • Wednesday: 6 am to11:30 pm
    • Thursday: 6 am to 12 am
  • Entry: Free

Pet Park at The Pearl Island

Pet friendly places in Qatar
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There are many places on The Pearl Island that are pet friendly. One among those is the Pet Park, located at the heart of this man-made island. Many pet owners can be seen walking their pooches alongside the walkways and the grass pastures. One of the main features of this park is the gated area where your dogs can be off-leash. You will find fun installations of see saws and tunnels for your dogs to have a fun time while they are in there.

Note: Dogs that are off-leash need to be supervised by the pet owners at all times.

  • Location: Opposite Giordano Mall and Viva Bhariya 11, The Pearl Island
  • Entry: Free

Al Bidda Park

Pet friendly places in Qatar
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Not only is this lush green space a beautiful place to take a stroll, but it is also one of the oldest pet-friendly parks in Qatar. The next time you head to this park, you can take your furry friend along and enjoy some outdoor activities. Also, many cafes around the park allow pet owners to access the outdoor seating areas with their pets.

Note: Pets are not allowed in the children's play area and pet owners are advised to keep their dogs on leash at all times.

  • Location: Al Bidda Area
  • Timings: 4 am to 12 am
  • Entry: Free

West Bay Beach

Pet friendly places in Qatar
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West Bay Beach is one of the newest additions to the list of pet-friendly places. If you and your furry companion are water babies, this could be a great weekend sundowner option. Apart from a great view, this beach has relaxing sunbeds, food trucks, and some delicious snacks.

  • Location: Diplomatic St
  • Timings: 8 am to 2 am
  • Entry: QR 30 (QR 10 from the entry fee is redeemable upon purchasing from their food court)

Other Pet-Friendly Beaches

Pet friendly places in Qatar
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  • Al Wakra Beach
  • Maroona Beach
  • Zekreet Beach
  • Fuwairit Beach


          Are you aware of any other pet-friendly places in Qatar? Would you plan a visit to any of these places with your furry friend? Was this guide useful? Do let us know in the comments below. Do share this article - it keeps us going!