Souq Waqif is a quaint marketplace situated in Doha and one of the only remaining traditional “souqs” in the city.
From a central location like the Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels by Tivoli, all the beauty of the marketplace is only minutes away.
A unique shopping experience
Shopping in Souq Waqif is a truly unique experience because of the spectrum of goods that is on offer. Besides hosting some of the best hotels in Doha, the market is also home to some of the best clothes, spices, and traditional goods. Buy the most exquisite pashmina that you’ve ever seen, along with some traditional pots, incense such as agarwood, and other homeware items.
Local architecture and art
One of the most charming features of Souq Waqif is its display of local architecture and art. The architecture of the market itself takes you back in time and inspires you with its intricate approach. The market also boasts of a range of shops that sell art produced by local Qatari artists.
An experience in Souq Waqif isn’t complete without exploring the range of cuisines on offer. Pick from a range of Qatari, Mediterranean, Yemeni, Iraqi, Syrian, and Indian restaurants that offer both traditional and modern dishes
Check out a Shisha lounge
Souq Waqif is dotted with a number of Shisha lounges to choose from. Unwind with some Shisha after a busy day of shopping and exploring at the market.