In February 2014, Qatar was officially accepted as the 44th Independent Country Section to be a part of Union Internationale des Concierges d’Hotels, it was announced by the President of the UICH Emmanuel Vrettos during the 61st Les Clefs d’Or International Congress held in the Royal Chulan Hotel in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Les Clefs d’Or Qatar was formed in 2010 at the InterContinental Doha, led by Randy Santos, Chief Concierge at InterContinental Doha and current the 3rd Vice President of UICH. The group consists of 19 international members and 60 national members covering most hotels in Qatar.
The State of Qatar is a sovereign country located in Western Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. Qatar ranks as the richest country in the world from 2017. The country is currently focusing all its efforts on the growth and development of its people. The rulers of Qatar envision a future for their nation where every individual will have a high standard of living by acquiring the best in healthcare, education and other facilities. Sustainable living is one of the things that they are aiming to integrate into the society. Qatar will host the FIFA World Cup in 2022 for which it will build nine eco-friendly iconic stadiums, some of which will be able to host up to 80,000 people. Expats come to Qatar looking for opportunities and career development, and Qatar always delivers.
Souq Waqif, Katara Cultural Village and the Museum of Islamic Art are only a few venues that we get to experience art and culture in Qatar. Be it to get a taste of the country’s traditions and heritage, or other counties, there is always an emphasis on art and culture in Qatar. Qatar has something for everyone – lavish dining, outdoor activities, shopping… you name it! Everything and everything can be found here, and you’ll certainly be able to find exactly what it is you’re looking for. You might not know this, but Qatar has a beautiful landscape of mangroves, caves and rocky sad formations, which are breathtaking! Take some time and discover the natural beauty of Qatar and you will surely not be disappointed.
We are looking forward to welcome you all and experience the beauty of Qatar first hand and you will truly love this place.
President / Chief Concierge
Intercontinental Hotel Doha
223 Lusai St., Al Dafna, West Bay
P.O. Box 6822
State of Qatar
Phone : +974 4484 4042