Curio – A Collection by Hilton Opens First Middle East Property Attached to Mall of Qatar

AlRayyan Hotel Doha offers one-of-a-kind experiences near world-class
retail, sports and entertainment hub

– A Collection by Hilton
announced today the opening of AlRayyan
Hotel Doha, Curio Collection by Hilton
, the brand’s first property
in the Middle East to join the global portfolio of more than 30
distinctive hotels. Curio – A Collection by Hilton hotels and resorts
cater to travellers seeking local discovery and authentic experiences
and AlRayyan Hotel Doha joins two other Hilton
properties in the city.

“Doha, characterised as a destination offering inspiration, progress and
adventure, has firmly placed itself as a city to watch with its growing
array of leisure and sporting events, cultural attractions and art
scene,” said Mark Nogal, global head, Curio – A Collection by Hilton.
“AlRayyan Hotel Doha, Curio Collection by Hilton exemplifies these
attributes, with its distinctive character, prime location and opulent,
luxurious design perfectly suited to guests who delight in unique and
memorable hotels.”

Located in the upscale neighbourhood of Al Rayyan, and directly
connected to the Mall of Qatar, the AlRayyan Hotel Doha, Curio
Collection by Hilton offers a choice of 201 elegant guest rooms and
suites featuring timeless decor along with floor-to-ceiling windows,
oversized bathrooms and walk-in rain showers. The stylish and spacious
Presidential Suite boasts two bedrooms, large living and dining areas,
walk-in closet and a full-sized hammam in the marble bathroom. The chic,
one-of-a-kind hotel is just steps from Al-Rayyan Sports Club, and a
short drive from Qatar National Convention Centre, Sheikh Faisal Museum
and Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club.

AlRayyan Hotel Doha offers guests an elevated dining experience, with
onsite options catering to all palates. The hotel’s rooftop restaurant,
Muy Vivo, provides delectable Latin American cuisine with an Argentinian
flair from its lively open kitchen, with both indoor and outdoor
seating. All-day dining venue Mezzo, located on the ground floor with
direct connection to the Mall of Qatar, offers a blend of Italian,
Arabic and International dishes. For guests in a hurry, Mezzo’s ‘Grab
and Go’ counter is the perfect option to savour a quick bite. Guests can
enjoy delicate pastries and high tea at the hotel’s chic lobby lounge,
Moda Lounge. In addition, guests can choose to dine in the refreshing
pool bar and have access to 24-hour room service.

AlRayyan Hotel Doha, Curio Collection by Hilton offers an array of
refreshing activities with three outdoor swimming pools, 24-hour gym,
male and female wellness areas each featuring a sauna, Jacuzzi, hammam
and jetted showers, as well as an onsite ladies’ beauty lounge and
children’s play area.

The hotel also caters to small meetings and alluring, large-scale
weddings and events alike, with five state-of-the-art meetings rooms and
a 300 square-metre ballroom with private entrance.

“For travellers desiring elegance and style during their hotel stay,
AlRayyan Hotel Doha, Curio Collection by Hilton offers the perfect blend
between authentic experiences, sophisticated accommodations and renowned
Middle Eastern hospitality,” said Luca Crocco, general manager. “We look
forward to welcoming residents, travellers and all guests seeking to
discover something distinct at our one-of-a-kind property in Doha.”

AlRayyan Hotel Doha, Curio Collection by Hilton participates in Hilton
HHonors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 13
distinct hotel brands. Hilton HHonors members who book directly with
Hilton save time and money and gain instant access to the benefits they
care about most, including an exclusive member rate at more than 4,800
hotels worldwide and instant benefits such as free Wi-Fi, the ability to
earn and redeem Points for free nights, as well as access through the
Hilton HHonors mobile app to digital check-in with room selection and
Digital Key. To celebrate the hotel’s opening, Hilton HHonors members
will earn an additional 1,000 Hilton HHonors Points per night from
January 9, 2017 through May 31, 2017, when booking directly with Hilton.

AlRayyan Hotel Doha, Curio Collection by Hilton is located at Mall of
Qatar, Al Rayyan – Doha, Qatar. P.O. Box 23325. For more information, or
to make a reservation, telephone: +974 4489 9000 or visit here
to book. Media may access additional information and high-resolution
images about the property at
To learn more about Curio Collection, visit

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launched in 2014, is a global set of hand-picked upscale hotels that
meet independent-minded travelers’ desire for local discovery and
authentic experiences, all while providing the quiet reassurance and
support of the Hilton name and its award-winning Hilton HHonors program.
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more than 4,800 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and
timeshare properties with nearly 789,000 rooms in 104 countries and
territories. For 97 years, Hilton has been dedicated to continuing its
tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company’s
portfolio of 13 world-class global brands includes Hilton Hotels &
Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts,
Canopy by Hilton, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton,
Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by
Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton
Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer
loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®. Hilton HHonors members who book
directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits
including an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi, as well as
digital amenities that are available exclusively through the
industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where Hilton HHonors members can
check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key.
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Kejal Ashra
Hilton – EMEA
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Emily Montgomery
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