Nike, Foot Locker, H&M Home and Calvin Klein flagship stores along with 38 other stores are now open in Doha Festival City

  • Qatar’s one and only shopping mall destination offers shoppers a range of world-class stores, having seen the opening of 38 new outlets this year with a host of world-famous brands spanning fashion, beauty, accessories and furnishings.
  • Another 16 stores are expected to open throughout the football season, providing shoppers in Qatar and around the world with a truly cosmopolitan experience.

Doha, Qatar – Doha Festival City, Qatar’s one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment, continues to grow at a rapid pace, with 38 new outlets opening this year. Sixteen additional points of sale should open their doors to buyers before the end of the year.

“We are delighted to continually expand Doha Festival City’s wide range of offerings. The new additions aim to further strengthen Doha Festival City’s leading position as a one-stop global shopping and lifestyle destination offering visitors an impressive array of stores from around 550 brands from 44 countries that cater to all tastes and all age groups,” says Robert Hall, General Manager of Doha Festival City.

“We strive to provide our visitors and shoppers with an exceptional shopping experience, where they will be spoiled for choice in shopping, dining and entertainment options, during the most anticipated festive season in Qatar this year. “, he added.

Newly opened boutiques feature luxury fragrance brands, new dining options, chic fashion destinations, stylish home furnishings stores and more to suit all customer tastes.

During the year, the mall welcomed four new high-profile additions to the collection of its flagship stores, the first of which is Calvin Klein, the American designer brand considered one of the best lifestyle brands in the world. which enjoys a history of bold and non-conformist ideals. The mall has also hosted Swedish brand H&M Home, a world-renowned furniture and home furnishings retailer committed to helping customers create a more sustainable lifestyle. The next addition to the flagship collection is the American sportswear brand Nike, famous for its excellent sportswear, and Footlocker, one of the world’s leading retailers of sportswear and footwear.

Additionally, the mall’s fashion range hosted De Moda Luxury Line, Out of the Blue, the fashion store of Luisa Spagnoli, Boss and Morgan. When it comes to footwear, Birkenstock 2 and Geox are some of the more recent additions.

Perfume outlets have also seen expansion with additional perfume houses such as Hind Al Oud, Khaltat and Zawaya Perfumes. For scented homes, the mall hosted Dr. Vranjes Firenze, an exquisite Italian fragrance brand from Florence that manufactures and sells home diffusers, decorative candles and car fragrances. Newly arrived La Rose florists have added a fragrant and visually delightful experience to homes and special occasions.

In the cosmetics category, the mall celebrated the joining of beauty store Watsons offering the best ranges of Korean beauty products.

Three new optical fashion boutiques have opened this year, offering the latest eyewear trends from some of the world’s leading brands including: Mikel, Zeiss Vision Center and Al Jaber Opticians.

Additionally, the mall has hosted a sparkling array of jewelry boutiques including the famous UAE jewelry boutique Jawhara, Rivoli Watches, Djula, Fifty One East Watches and Jewellery, and Malachite Gold and Jewelry.

Additionally, the mall has expanded its furniture and home accessories offering with the introduction of new brands, including Eggo Kitchen and House, a Belgian company specializing in the design and installation of captivating bespoke kitchens. The new line also included Lazordy and That’s Living Kids.

A new range of restaurants and food outlets have joined the Doha Festival City lineup this year, including American brand See’s Candies, a renowned confectioner and chocolatier that has been making quality chocolate and candies for over 95 years; the famous American sandwich brand Subway, which offers mouth-watering subs created with the freshest ingredients; Go Crispy, a local food startup that offers customers the freshest, crispiest chicken; Sushi Library, offering an authentic Japanese sushi experience; as well as Texas Chicken and Yasmine Palace.


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About Doha Festival City

Doha Festival City is Qatar’s one and only choice for fashion, dining and entertainment. Bringing several firsts to Doha, this incomparable mall is one of the largest developments of its kind in the Middle East, offering almost a quarter of a million square meters of leasable space, offering something for everyone and creating exceptional and memorable experiences with every visit.

Doha Festival City is home to famous retail brands, many of which debuted in Qatar, including Harvey Nichols, Charlotte Tilbury, Kiehl’s, Dior Beauty Boutique and ACE. It is also home to the country’s only IKEA, open since 2013. There are over 100 places to dine and relax, including restaurants, cafes and casual eateries, from brands unique to Qatar, including Jamie’s Italian and Aimee’s Cafe .

Doha Festival City is also home to Edge Fitness, a state-of-the-art fitness center, featuring a large workout space with the latest high-end Technogym equipment, separate men’s and women’s sections, as well as circuit training areas .

Doha Festival City offers the country’s largest world-class entertainment offering, including a unique blend of indoor and outdoor attractions – from Qatar’s first VOX 4D cinema complex with 18 Theater by Rhodes digital screens, to green spaces for the outdoor exercise and outdoor recreation track cycling and three unique amusement parks including Angry Birds World, Snow Dunes and Virtuocity.

The world’s first Angry Birds WorldTM, introduced and developed by leading location-based entertainment company Trimoo in partnership with Rovio Entertainment, opened in Doha Festival City in May 2018. The park is an unparalleled family entertainment destination, inspired by the global gaming sensation and blockbuster movie.

VIRTUOCiTY™ is the region’s first dedicated gaming center that merges the virtual world with the real world. Opened in December 2018, this amusement park is equipped with full-motion racing simulators, escape rooms and an amazing multi-purpose eSports arena. The venue offers an immersive digital experience for teens and adults.

Snow Dunes™ is the first indoor snow park in Qatar, with a castle inspired by authentic Qatari architecture. It is based on an old folk tale about a cold spell coming in the spring and covering the ground with a white coat. The park uses state-of-the-art technology to produce snow-white ice at temperatures of -4 degrees Celsius.

As a “Smart Mall”, Doha Festival City offers innovative digital options including free Wi-Fi and digital orientation to enhance consumer experience, and is easily accessible, offering 8,000 smart parking spaces and VIP valet services.

The new Doha Festival City car park can accommodate an additional 165 cars, providing easy access to the Luxury Zone and Edge Fitness, and a direct exit to Al Shamal Road, helping to avoid traffic jams during peak hours.

Doha Festival City’s exclusive fashion show “FFTV”, airing on the mall’s website and YouTube channel, brings Doha’s fashion personalities to showcase the mall’s many retailers and its unique fashion offering.

Festival Magazine, the Mall’s online lifestyle magazine, brings readers to the front row of the mall’s latest happenings, unveiling the latest fashion trends and offering previews of the collections and exclusive offers available at the mall. .

Doha Festival City applies strict security measures throughout the mall for its staff and visitors. This includes thorough disinfection treatment of the mall on a weekly basis, robust cleaning and disinfection operations during mall operating hours, 127 hand sanitizer stations installed in all commonly impacted areas.

Doha Festival City has won Tripadvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Award 2020, based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews, placing the mall in the top 10% of the hotel industry globally.

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