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Posted On: 14 November 2016 11:44 am
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The St. Regis Doha Receives Two Prestigious Awards During 2016 World Luxury Hotel Awards

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The St. Regis Doha, the finest address in Qatar, has continued its reign of offering unparalleled luxury and excellence by scooping up two awards during the 2016 World Luxury Hotel Awards on Saturday, October 29, 2016.

The Hotel picked up the Chairman’s Choice Award along with being declared the Luxury Hotel Continent Winner for the Middle East, with both awards serving as recognition of sustained commitment to excellence in hoteliering and outstanding achievement in the international luxury hospitality industry.

In addition, The St. Regis Doha was honoured to have hosted this year’s edition of the World Luxury Hotel Awards, complete with a breath-taking gala ceremony with more than 400 hoteliers from 50 countries all in attendance. The Awards, now in their 10th year, were a celebration of legendary proportions with this being a unique opportunity to savour and celebrate distinguished achievements throughout 2016 with fellow industry peers.

The World Luxury Hotel Awards, a leading global organisation, is recognised worldwide for providing luxury hotels with acknowledgment for their finest facilities and impeccable overall service provided to their guests on a daily basis. The awards will be presented to deluxe hotels in over 60 different categories during the ceremony, with public vote having selected all winners and thereby truly reflecting the real recognition for their hard work and dedication in meeting and exceeding hotel standards. “There is no greater reward for a hotel and its’ staff than being bestowed with a World Luxury Hotel Award, as voted for by their own guests. It is the most gratifying review in its truest form,” says Anton Perold, Managing Director for the World Luxury Hotel Awards.

To mark the 2016 World Luxury Hotel Awards, The St. Regis Doha organised a truly unforgettable live music experience that was both above and beyond expectations. Distinguished hoteliers, guests and music lovers listened to globally renowned artists offering high quality music and lively performances featuring Soul, Blues and Bossa Nova throughout the evening. The leading musicians included acclaimed soul vocalist, Gregory Generet, who was joined by Richard D. Johnson, famed pianist and the Artistic Director at The St. Regis Doha. Meanwhile, on the drums was Darrian Douglass, a Mississippi native who has fashioned a successful music career with various jazz groups throughout New Orleans and New York City. Rounding out the impressive lineup of seasoned musicians was tenor saxophonist and proven performer, Jonathan Beshay and bassist, Nori Naraoka.

Mr. Tareq Derbas, General Manager of The St. Regis Doha, said: “The St. Regis Doha has always prided itself on being the finest address in Qatar, and it is a wonderful honour to be recognised by the World Luxury Hotel Awards during this year’s ceremony. To be the recipient of such distinguished awards including to be named as the Luxury Hotel Continent Winner for the Middle East is a tremendous honour and achievement.”

The St. Regis Doha boasts stunning views of the Arabian Gulf, with the 336 room Hotel also featuring twelve restaurants and bars, 4,000 sqm of meeting space and extensive recreational facilities including its famed Remède Spa, as well as an impressive Olympic sized swimming pool, along with beachfront cabanas all complete with private jacuzzi’s for the ultimate relaxation experience. This is all in addition to their unique butler service to every St. Regis guest, an unparalleled symbol of uncompromising and consistent luxury.

For more information about The St. Regis Doha, or to make a reservation, please contact the hotel directly at telephone (974) 4446 0000, via email at [email protected] or online at