Your Guide to The Pearl Island

  • Publish date: Monday، 24 October 2022
Your Guide to The Pearl Island

The Pearl Island is renowned for its buildings that resemble those in Europe, its wide selection of eateries and shops, and the stunning scenery and ocean that surround it. Locals, residents, and visitors adore the area's lively environment.

Abraj Quartier, Costa Malaz, Floresta Gardens, Giardino Village, Isola Dana, Medina Centrale, Perlita Gardens, Porto Arabia, Qanat Quartier, and Viva Bahriya are the ten regions that make up the Pearl Island.

Only Medina Centrale, Porto Arabia, Qanat Quartier, and Viva Bahriya are open to the public and have retail stores, restaurants, cafes, and other facilities, while all of these neighborhoods have residential dwellings.

Grocery store places


  • Location: Porto Arbia, Qanat Quartier
  • Timings: Every day from 8 am to 12 am

Crop Mart

  • Location: Qanat Quartier
  • Timings:
    • Saturday to Thursday from 8 am to 12 am
    • Fridays from 8 am - 11:30 am, 1 pm - 12 am


  • Location: Porto Arabia
  • Timings: Every day from 8 am to 12 am

Where to go shopping

With retail establishments spread throughout 4 main districts, The Pearl Island is a flourishing shopping district.

  • Porto Arabia
  • Madina Centrale
  • Quartier Qanat
  • UDC Tower

Where to stay

Costa Malaz

  • Residential type: Luxury beach-front villas

Floresta Gardens

  • Residential types: 10 residential towers, 3 gated compounds

Giardino Village

  • Residential type: Gated compound with 80 villas

Isola Dana

  • Residential type: Luxury private island homes


Hilton Doha The Pearl Hotel & Residences

  • Star rating: 5-star
  • Instagram: @hiltonthepearl

Marsa Malaz Kempinski

  • Star rating: 5-star
  • Instagram: @marsamalazkempinskidoha

The St. Regis Marsa Arabia Island

  • Star rating: 5-star
  • Instagram: @stregisresidencesmarsaarabia

Entertainment & Attractions

Megapolis Entertainment Center

  • Location: Porto Arabia
  • Instagram: @megapolisqatar

Yippyland Entertainment City

  • Location: Porto Arabia
  • Instagram: @yippylandentertainmentqatar

CurioCITY Center Of Play

  • Location: Porto Arabia
  • Instagram: @curiocitydoha


Qanat Quartier

  • Albahia Beauty Salon
  • Nail'd It London
  • Elite Lounge
  • On Fleek Brow Bar
  • Quartier Beauty Clinic Saloon and Spa

Porto Arabia

  • Pavati Glamour Lounge
  • Kaira Beauty
  • Lombaire Beauty Lounge
  • Cut and Dry Men's Salon
  • Nails Qatar

Restaurants and Coffee Shops

Al Qudsi Restaurant

The food from Al Qodsi Restaurant, which serves Arabic cuisine, is excellent. The menu items here start at QR 10 (Foul Sandwich), and you may choose from a variety of sandwiches, salads, main dishes, and more!

Aryaas Express

Aryaas Express at The Pearl-Qatar serves delectable vegetarian and non-vegetarian Indian cuisine, thus it's definitely a spot you should take into consideration for your next cost-effective decision. Idly plates cost QR 12, Ghee Dosa plates cost QR 18, and Egg Dosa plates cost QR 20. When would you place an order?


  • Pearl Qatar Masjid

  • Isola Dana Masjid

Getting Around

Legtaifiya Metro Station is the closest metro station to The Pearl Island (Red Line). From here, travelers can board the Metrolink bus M110, which travels via Porto Arabia, Medina Centrale, and Qanat Quartier.