by Matt Alderton | November 04, 2014
European hotelier Kempinski will open its newest resort -- Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Pearl - Doha -- on Dec. 1, it announced today.

The company's second hotel in Qatar and its seventh in the Gulf, the ultra-luxury hotel is located on its own secluded island, where it will offer 281 guest rooms, six restaurants, two cafes, a private beach, outdoor swimming pools, water sports facilities, a 32,000-square-foot spa, a tennis court, yacht jetties, and meeting and event facilities, including an 11,500-square-foot grand ballroom.

"Our waterfront destination showcases the finest of European luxury, heritage, and architecture blended with traditional Arabian elements," General Manager Wissam Suleiman said in a statement. "From the opulent and grand rooms and suites to our impeccable service standards, this hotel is set to become a benchmark for bespoke luxury in Qatar and the wider region."