Discover a new Island Paradise in Qatar: Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara
January 31, 2016
An island paradise of natural exclusivity 25 minutes from the heart of Qatar’s vibrant capital, a luxury yacht ferry crosses crystal clear water to reach a breath taking island that feels a world away, while a private helicopter pad offers an exclusive arrival with a bird’s eye coastal view. Welcome to Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara a paradise sanctuary which respects local culture by offering an alcohol-free environment, with world class facilities and limitless activities providing relaxation and adventure, wellness and pure indulgence. Hideaway in true Arabian luxury with 141 rooms, suites, pool villas and over water villas setting the mood for romance and unforgettable holidays with family and friends.
Bask on our private 800 metre beach and refresh yourself at the 100 metre long lagoon pool, or master the waves in our surf pool and enjoy a wide range of water sports. Experience how health and beauty go hand in hand with expert care, from sensual journeys in over water spa suites to holistic lifestyle programmes at the dedicated wellness centre.
Wellbeing goes hand in hand with expert pampering at Anantara Spa’s tranquil over water sanctuary, featuring separate male and female Turkish hamams (bath) and Jacuzzis and a treatment menu that pays tribute to Doha’s ancient tribal traditions and rich cultural heritage.
Discover a new Island Paradise in Qatar: Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara Guests can enjoy signature creative juices and exotic mock tails at sunset, shisha with ambient soundtracks, and fine dining under the stars overlooking Doha’s dramatic skyline. Specialty dining outlets include an American style diner and an organic café to complement the Balance wellness offering.
Dining by Design’s selection of specially crafted menus and intimate settings, enhanced by the services of a personal chef and butler, will make any occasion special. Offering a richly interactive culinary experience, guests can learn to recreate traditional Qatari cuisine with a master chef in a Spice Spoons cooking class showcasing the Middle East’s coveted spices and exotic ingredients Learn about precious marine life, before signing up for snorkelling and scuba diving adventures at our retreat which features prominently amongst luxury hotels in Doha. Leisure and entertainment also spoil you for choice, from bowling, golf and beach games by day, to our VIP cinema at night.
Anantara is a luxury hospitality brand for modern travellers, connecting them to genuine places, people and stories through personal experiences, and providing heartfelt hospitality in the world’s most exciting destinations.
The collection of distinct, thoughtfully designed luxury hotels and resorts provides a window through which to journey into invigorating new territory, curating personal travel experiences.From cosmopolitan cities to desert sands to lush islands, Anantara connects travellers to the indigenous, and grounds them in authentic luxury, and hosts them with passionate expertise.
The portfolio currently boasts over 30 stunning properties located in Thailand, the Maldives, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, Cambodia, Mozambique, Zambia, the UAE and Qatar, with a pipeline of future properties across Asia, the Indian Ocean, Middle East and Africa.