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Posted On: 15 October 2019 12:00 pm
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:21 pm

Qetaifan Island North: Qatar’s future entertainment destination!

Khadiza Begum
Khadiza Begum
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Qatar’s future iconic destination—Qetaifan Island North features everything to attract a warm and welcoming community seeking a vibrant lifestyle. Located off Lusail City, Qetaifan Island North spans approximately 1.3 million square meters, with 129,296 square meters dedicated to water park alone. Inspired by the rich culture and nature of the region, the island is uniquely designed with state-of-the-art features that include exciting entertainment attractions, diversified waterfronts, distinct neighborhoods, private beaches, luxurious hotels, pedestrian-friendly streets, living gardens, and world-class accommodation, a traditional market, a school, and a mosque. Along with adrenaline-fuelled water activities, you will be also able to enjoy fishing, boating and a whole load of other fun activities that will keep your whole family busy and occupied for hours on end! Make sure you scroll all the way down to know more about this mind-blowing project.

Qetaifan Projects

Qetaifan Projects Company, a subsidiary of Katara Hospitality which was established to develop and manage Qetaifan Island North. The company is fully owned by Katara Hospitality—a leading global hotel owner, developer, and operator based in Qatar. Qetaifan Projects' foremost objective is to build cities of sustainable and intelligent infrastructure to support Qatar’s long-term economic vision.

Qetaifan Projects' first and main development is Qetaifan Island North; a distinct island featuring world-class facilities that make it a modern, globally-competitive community with a unique design. This thriving waterfront hub represents a thrilling new way of life, as well as a symbol of vision, insight, and aspiration to develop into an internationally recognized landmark location and Qatar’s future iconic destination.

Exciting waterpark rides

If you are seeking relief from the heat and at the same time want to make a splash into a world of excitement and adventure, the Island’s main attraction, the state-of-the-art Waterpark will provide you with a perfect getaway. Spanning over an area of approximately 129,000 square meters of the island, the waterpark features 21 different exciting rides.

You can also experience the adrenaline rush in The Icon Tower—a distinct zone in the water park, with a height of 80 meters. It is the world’s highest tower of its kind, located on a small island opposite to Qetaifan Island North and linked to it with an overwater bridge. You can reach the Icon Tower with a train that passes by the bridge to enjoy the premier rides including a 26-meter-tall rotating water slide, which is the first of its kind in the region. An elevator will also be serving all floors within the tower.

Beach Club

The Beach Club is the first element planned for completion on the island. Its gross floor area is 4,300m2 and the beach is 19,000m2. The clubhouse offers an assemblage of activities to be enjoyed by the whole family. The family-friendly luxury club is recognized as the waterfront attraction of the island; featuring a white sand beach, infinity pool, restaurant, cabanas, spa, gym, as well as a kids' area. The Island’s Sales Center and Qetaifan Projects offices will also be located in the beach club’s building

The lush green linear park

The Linear Park is the main artery of the island, linking all zones together. An artificial Salt Canal (1.2km) linked to the sea, allowing visitors to enjoy fishing, boating and plenty of other family-friendly fun activities inspired by the Qatari culture. Spread over the canal side are community facilities, such as shopping outlets, snack stalls, prayer rooms, seating, as well as meeting rooms, game rooms, and a kids' club.

Retail Plaza

Qetaifan Island North is a global-scale public attraction and a hub for hospitality & leisure. The retail services on the island include F&B, Edutainment, Entertainment, in addition to the Souq; a market inspired by the Qatari culture, overlooking the Linear Park, offering a unique shopping experience for the whole family. The gross floor area of the souq is 8,000 m2.

Unrivaled accommodation

Qetaifan Island North features a first-class residential community, consisting of beach villas characterized by spectacular waterfront views, in addition to residential apartments and penthouses.

Luxurious hotels

Discover some of the most elegant hotel rooms in Qatar, designed to offer guests absolute comfort and supreme luxury. The Qetaifan Island North features luxury hotels to offer comfort to all visitors and tourists, in addition to the distinctive sea view and private beaches, chalets and rooms design. The Hotels will surround the Waterpark to ensure a unique experience for hotel guests. The hotels will also host events, leisure activities, services and facilities that will attract the largest number of tourists, such as spas and gyms, ballrooms, restaurants, and cafes. Guests will also have easy access to the Souq and retail plaza to enjoy a unique shopping experience during their stay. The gross floor area of the Retail Plaza is 2,000 m2 and it is 9,000 m2 for the beaches. Moreover, the Phase-1 has the hotel Capacity of 1,500 guests as well as 350 Keys.

Visit CityScape Qatar

To know more about the Qetaifan Projects, make sure you mark the calendars to visit their booth at CityScape Qatar—which is the only real estate & property event of its kind in the country. It is happening from 22 to 24 October at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC). You can experience there a simulation for the highest water slide in the world, in addition to other virtual reality applications and entertainment shows.

About Katara Hospitality

Location: Katara Hospitality Building, 10th Floor, Marina District, Lusail City, Doha, Qatar
Telephone: +974 4423 7818
Fax: +974 4423 7819
Email: [email protected]