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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

If you are planning a trip to Doha of anything more than a couple of days and planning to stay at the Retaj Al Rayan my advice is DO NOT BOTHER! The place is a nice hotel with very friendly staff and quite comfortable rooms but that's about where the good review of this hotel stops! It is used as...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Arrived in the early hours of the morning as comp overnight , get in transit , by curtousy of QR Airlines. Foyer, reception impressive, however would have expected check in much quicker as we really needed to get some 40 winks before having to get up again for transfer back to airport for onward flight. Rooms comfortable but I am...

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for your time to write your review on TripAdvisor following your stay with us. It is nice to hear that you are impressed with our reception and found our room comfortable. We wish you had a pleasant journey back home. We appreciate & truly value your comments. These will be shared with the concerned...

Fish Hoek, South Africa
Reviewed 28 August 2015

My husband and I stayed in this hotel for one night during transit stay at Doha. The room was cosy and beautiful. Nice bathroom facilities. Staff was very helpful. We had a parcel that we brought for my cousin working in Doha but left early the next morning to catch our flight so we were unable to hand over parcel...

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review on TripAdvisor and thank you for your wonderful remarks and for the perfect rating. We are thrilled to hear that you found our hotel comfortable to stay, and our staff being helpful. Your comments inspire us to strive harder to serve our customers even better. Thank you as well for...

Paramaribo, Suriname
Reviewed 20 August 2015

I hated that this hotel was so far from the Airport area and Souq Wagif, But it was paid for by Qatar Airways. I had a suite, room, kitchen, living room et and a great view of the waterfront. However, the food was very salty, and poor quality, It can be better. Internet is 15 dollars a day.

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your comments regarding your stay at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel. Our hotel is located at the heart of the city to cater the travelers needs and few kilometers away from Souq Waqif. The management team has investigated and called the attention of our kitchen staff regarding the quality of the food served during that...

Srinagar, India
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

I stayed in the hotel for 1 night during a transit stay at Doha. It was truly a 4 star experience. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Arrangements in the room were nice. Cleanliness was up to the mark. Food was awesome. Location of the hotel is also at a lovely place. Overall a great experience. I would love...

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Appreciate taking the time to write your feedback during your stay at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel. It is indeed very inspiring to receive such comment from our guest. It feels satisfying knowing that the Hotel service, its cleanliness, and its staff being helpful made your stay wonderful. Thank you for the strong recommendation. Looking forward to offer you another great...

Farnborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Whilst in transit to Bali we were delayed for over 10 hours in Doha so Qatar Airlines gave us a voucher to make the wait more comfortable. Free bus from Airpot approx 20 mins to a nice hotel at first sight, efficient book-in and room allocated on the 13th floor. Rooms large and bright but decor a little dated and...

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for spending few minutes of your time to write your feedback following your stay at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel. We are happy to know that you had better time and refreshed whilst on transit and felt comfortable with our large room and bed. We aim to provide comfort and the best service possible to our guests...

Reviewed 2 August 2015

I've Stayed at this hotel more than 2 months, The rooms and Restaurant are comfortable, and staff is friendly also restaurant staff so helpful, thanks Mr. Navas, Restaurant Staff.The food was tasty. They limit the number of devices you can connect to the WiFi and on both visits, that limit was one.

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post a review on TripAdvisor following your stay at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel. Thank you for appreciating the friendliness of our restaurant staff, we have relayed your compliment. We appreciate your kind words regarding our rooms and restaurant. It indeed inspires us to do even better to satisfy our guests.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 July 2015

I was here for a week, looking at a job and the staff were so helpful. It was Ramadan so we had to have breakfast upstairs on top floor which was not so good. On the last day we were back in normal breakfast room which I liked. The food was good too. I wish I could have eaten more...

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

We are always delighted to read the positive experience of our guests. We thank you for giving time to write this feedback on TripAdvisor. Wish you could visit us again to experience more of our buffet on normal days. Looking forward to serve you once again in the future.

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 21 July 2015

I've stayed at this hotel twice. The rooms and the beds are comfortable, the staff is friendly and it's in a nice location on the water and just a short walk to the mall. They limit the number of devices you can connect to the WiFi and on both visits, that limit was one. The second visit, I called the...

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for appreciating the friendliness of our staff, our comfortable beds and room, and for our nice location. It has been a pleasure to accommodate you at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel despite the concerns that you raised which we are taking constructively. Looking forward to welcoming you again at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel.

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Caution! Warning! Everyone who stays in this hotel needs to know that there is an embassy area just behind the hotel so be careful when you take pictures. A relative to me got arressted when she took som pictures on the high buildings just behind it. By accident one of the ambassy buildings was on the picture because the building...

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Mostafa A, Manager at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for giving the time to write your feedback and for the advice. We are happy to note that you had a good stay at Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel and found our staff helpful. This inspires us to continue do our best to satisfy our guest with our service. Once again, thank you very much and we...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel The Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel is ideally located in the heart of the commercial and diplomatic district, and overlooks the West Bay area. With a full panoramic view of the bay, this newly built hotel features 360 spacious rooms and suites. The rooms are equipped to the finest standards, and the hotel offers a wellness centre, an outdoor swimming pool and a comprehensive range of food and beverage outlets. The Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel is just 15 minutes away from Doha International Airport, and is at walking distance to Doha City Centre Shopping Mall. There is also easy access to the Qatar International Exhibition Centre. With its fine accommodations and exceptional level of service, it is a perfect choice for both leisure and business travelers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel

Address: Diplomatic Street | Dafna, Doha, Qatar
Region: Qatar > Doha
Price Range: ₹ 6,534 - ₹ 9,325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Retaj Al Rayyan Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 360
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Hotel Style:
#23 Family Hotel in Doha
#25 Spa Hotel in Doha
#31 Business Hotel in Doha
#36 Luxury Hotel in Doha
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