The Telegraph: Mid-range: Musheireb (musheireb.com) is one of five newly opened boutique hotels in Doha’s ancient market, Souq Waqif. Guests can use all facilities of the other hotels. Doubles from £190, room only.
The Telegraph: On a budget “Budget” is a relative word in Doha, but the new Amari (amari.com/doha) has a great location just a short walk from Souq Waqif. No alcohol served. Doubles from £90 per night.
P.O. Box 22899 (Lusail St.), Doha, Baladīyat ad Dawḩah
General Entertainment · Al-Qatifah Al-Qasar ʿUnaizah · 204 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Day one 9am: Get out early before the day becomes too hot. It’s worth taking a city tour. Highlights include a wander through the cultural village at Katara, with its wide, waterfront promenade.
29-29A, Car Park Flr., City Center Mall, P.O. Box 22744 (Conference Centre St.), Doha, Baladīyat ad Dawḩah
Asian Restaurant · Al-Dafna · 31 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: If you feel the need to shop, combine a visit to the City Centre mall with a stop at the Noodle House (thenoodlehouse.com) - excellent South Asian food at “normal” prices (£6 to £9 per main course).