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Souq Waqif

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| Bounded by Al-Souq St & Grand Hamad Street, Doha, Qatar
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  • Average8%
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| Bounded by Al-Souq St & Grand Hamad Street, Doha, Qatar
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a well organized, good place to hang out with friends during evenings/night. Food is at minimal cost and delicious

Thank Venkatesh H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Gem of a place for anyone to walk around old shops and some fine restaurants. There is one art painting galleries, hookah shops. A place where it feels like we are in Qatar!!

Thank suhail a
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love this place. I can see the real culture of the city. A lot of awesome items to buy, many food choices, affordable hotels and great for relaxation. Scenic views and structures.

Thank Harold F
Reviewed 4 days ago

Souq Waqif is on of the traditional areas of Doha. Though Doha has been transformed, Souq Waqif gives us the traditional taste of Qatar with the old types of shops and architecture. Recommended to Visit

Thank Glenn P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Souq Al-waqif is nice place for shopping if You like to buy some souvenirs. There are also nice restaurants with good food, You can taste traditional arabic food, smoke shisha,drunk fresh juices and spent wonderful time. Highly recommended to all travellers.

Thank igipop90
Reviewed 6 days ago

excellent shopping center...we get everything over here...I love to buy dry fruits and choclates over here.lot of different breeds of puppies and birds are we will get over here.price are reasonable are over here

Thank prajju0730
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was so hot, it was not too very crowded when we visited in the afternoon. Many stalls and restaurants were still closed for their post-lunch, pre-dinner break. The colors, the smells, the different sections, the little alleyways... We enjoyed walking around, popping into air...More

Thank luckysojourner7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice local experience with local families all appearing after 8 pm or so. Nice restaurants and interesting shops to see. I didn't like the animal/bird section at all, but many others seemed to enjoy looking at the hapless creatures in those conditions.

Thank HarveyCapeTown
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking here in winter nights seeing all these people from all over the world, with the huge variety of food or cafes options make it a great experience that you will do again every night,, explore the old qatari arts, make memories, buy gifts, try...More

Thank Ala' B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This souq is perhaps the most amazing and worth it place to visit. You can shop, dine, hang around and enjoy the beauty of old style shopping..... There were some local women selling crepes with Nutella, home made biryanis and macronis.... Also there are cool...More

Thank travolic23
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5 September 2017|
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Response from Veniredenovo | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. Über is great and a really inexpensive way to get around. The city is very safe so that's the option I would go for.
5 September 2017|
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Response from Fawad E | Reviewed this property |
Staying in Qatar for short time would mean best utilization of time.....as it is summer time and hot / humid, so malls like Mall of Qatar, Doha Festival City, Villagio etc and even city center are good places to spend... More
Mike A
25 March 2017|
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Response from Bob O | Reviewed this property |
Not sure where, but there's people work there who can assist you :)