Doha is a city in motion that is being built as we speak and Doha golf courses are playing a big part in its growth. Situated on the Arabian Gulf, Doha is the capital city of Qatar, a peninsular-like country with long stretches of coastline beaches and desert dunes. It’s this small country that will host the 2022 World Cup and much more in terms of new golf Doha we will see developed in the next half decade.
When you golf in Doha, the local and international golfer will be welcomed with world-class facilities and service you can expect from a hospitality hub. Great golf courses at Doha Golf Club, and the upcoming Qatar International Golf Club that will launch next year, provide a growing collection of courses positioned to wow golfers of all abilities.
The ever changing skyline and investment that Qatari authorities have made in the country will surely accelerate Doha golf courses development fueled also by the annual hosting of two major professional tour events. The Commercial Bank Qatar Masters is the second leg of the European Tour’s Middle East swing and takes place in late January each year. Past winners include a who’s who of professional golf including Adam Scott, Ernie Els and Henrik Stenson.
The newest addition on the golf Doha event scene is the Qatar Ladies Open that takes place in November of each year. For the first time, top Ladies European Tour professionals will arrive in Doha to thrill spectators and leave a lasting legacy for the sport in this growing country.
When visiting Doha for business or leisure purpose, its best to consider experiencing Doha golf courses during the shoulder or winter months. From October through May, Doha provides perfect golfing conditions. During the hot summer months, golf can still be enjoyed but its best to plan accordingly. Tee off early or late to escape the blistering sun and humidity that sends temperatures escalating north of 45 degrees Celsius.
When you’ve completed your day on the links, it’s time to ease into the evening with a visit to one of the many modern shopping malls or traditional souks. There are also some commercial districts that weave the old with the new, one of which is called Souk Waqid.
There you can enjoy a coffee and light meal as well as open up the golfscape booking engine and reserve tee times online for your next golf in Doha adventure!