Accommodation Options and Prices in Qatar during the 2022 World Cup
- Publish date: Wednesday، 27 April 2022 Last update: Tuesday، 08 November 2022
There are various accommodation options in Qatar during the 2022 World Cup, which range from hotel rooms (from 2 to 5 stars), floating hotels, and fan villages.
The first accommodation option is hotel rooms (from two to five stars), which is the permanent choice for accommodation in all countries of the world during various events, sports or non-sports. Qatar has a wide range of hotels and world-renowned hospitality services, and most of the hotels are located in the capital, Doha, But there are many places outside the city for visitors looking for something different.
The Qatari Ministry of Commerce and Industry has set the price for a room per night in two-star and one-star hotels at 296 Qatari riyals ($81), in 3-star hotels at 438 riyals ($120), and in regular 4-star hotels at 482 riyals ($132). And a 4-star premium category is 886 riyals ($242.74).
As for 5-star hotels, a maximum of 911 riyals ($343.77) was set for a room in standard hotels, 1488 riyals ($407.67) in premium hotels, and 2,133 riyals ($584.38) in luxury hotels, up to 2801 riyals ($767.39) at 5-star independent resorts.
The second accommodation option is the floating hotels on the sea coast of the State of Qatar. It will be an exciting experience for fans from all over the world, to enjoy a breathtaking view overlooking the Arabian Gulf, a step that has never happened before in the history of the World Cup, which will be held for the first time in the Middle East and the Arab world.
The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy signed an agreement with MSC Cruise Ships to rent cruise ships to be used as floating hotels, with a capacity of about 4,000 rooms, as cruise ships are one of the sustainable housing solutions during the Qatar World Cup.
Floating hotels offer a variety of room options, from traditional cabins overlooking the sea to rooms with balconies and luxurious suites.
MSC Opera Cruise Ship Hotel
MSC Opera brings the exciting life of Qatar accommodation on a cruise ship hotel. In November and December, MSC Opera will be docked at Doha Port, the perfect starting point to easily reach Qatar stadiums and live out the love for football. Guests can also easily discover the amazing sights of the city since the Cruise Terminal is only a 10-minute shuttle ride from Souq Waqif, Doha's finest traditional market. That makes MSC Opera the perfect Doha cruise accommodation for football lovers.
MSC Opera offers a variety of room options, from traditional and ocean-view rooms to balcony cabins and luxurious suites. Guests can choose their accommodation with breakfast only or full board with drinks package, so they have nothing to worry about but only enjoy the matches. With a wide choice of lounges and bars on board, guests can watch the games and cheer for their countries when they are not in the stadium. The perfect atmosphere to enjoy a drink and make new friends with football fans from all over the world.
On MSC Opera there is always something exciting to do. There is an endless entertainment program for all ages: Broadway-style shows, Kids club fun activities, and different pools on board. Guests will also be able to enjoy tasty menus in one of the ship’s many restaurants or relax in the MSC Aurea Spa, gym, and whirlpools.
The price of a room per night in the hotel is about 990 riyals (equivalent to $220).
World Europa cruise ship hotel
Featuring unparalleled design and technology, FIFA World Cup Qatar fans will experience a unique hospitality experience, featuring a wide range of accommodation options, from luxurious suites with elegant private amenities to comfortable traditional cabins, as well as a wonderful outdoor walkway.
The other option of accommodation for the 2022 World Cup fans will be the Fan Villages, which will represent accommodations for the fans as if they were living inside a festival, especially as it will include a variety of traditional camping places and accommodation cabins, which promise fans different adventures and festive atmosphere while watching the event.
The most prominent fan villages during the World Cup will be those that will be held near the Sealine resort, with a capacity of two thousand fans who will live in Arab tents, and thus visitors will live in this village an integrated cultural experience.