Let the Crimbo’s Celebrations Begin!

Make the most of Doha’s festive activities, which will keep the whole family entertained.
ByFrancesca MoserThursday , 18 December 2014
Let the Crimbo’s Celebrations Begin!
Christmas treats

In the run up to the big day Doha boasts an array of fun Christmassy activities and special offers, not to be missed. Get involved!

Christmas tree lighting at Doha Marriott Hotel

Enjoy performances by the famous Marriott Christmas Choir in the presence of Santa himself, a special ‘Christmas Treat’ pass around, traditional gingerbread houses and festive drinks. INFO: Free, 19 Dec, 7.30pm, 4429 8499

Starbucks® Coffee at Biscotti, Grand Hyatt Doha

Enjoy the Christmas flavours with a delightful selection of Starbucks® coffee.  Sip on your fave mocha or try out the Christmas blend. INFO: Biscotti at Grand Hyatt Doha, available all December, 4449 1234

Christmas Dinner In a Box from Gourmet House, Kempinski Doha

Order a ready-made, mouth-watering roast turkey with signature stuffing, vegetables, potatoes and sauce cooked to perfection by the culinary team of Kempinski. Simply place your order 48 hours in advance of your desired pick-up time and  enjoy a calm and hassle-free celebration in the comfort of your home. INFO: QR 1,250 serving 6-8 people, Gourmet House, orders available until 30 Dec, 4405 3325

Trader Vic’s Island Wonderland, Hilton Doha

Trader Vic’s transports you into the Polynesian wonders of Christmas. Delight yourself with a 4 course Pick and Mix menu including your choice of Trader Vic’s signature libation. INFO: 270 QR per person - Dinner only, available all December, 4423 3111

Christmas Carols and a Photo with Santa at Sharq Village & Spa

Enjoy memorable moments with your family, friends and loved ones while enjoying the traditional Christmas songs and festive readings by the talented Ladies and Gentlemen of Sharq Village and Spa. Don’t  leave without a picture with Santa! INFO: 21-24 Dec, 3pm, Lobby Lounge at Sharq Village & Spa, 4425 6666

Build Your Own Holiday House at the InterContinental Doha The City

Bring your children every Saturday (during December) at 3pm to Santa's Lobby Lounge Workshop and let them create their own gingerbread house. Executive Pastry Chef Udesh Nalaka will guide them through all the special techniques to build and decorate the perfect holiday treasure. INFO: QR65 per child, every Saturday in Dec, 4015 8888

The InterContinental Doha The City Gingerbread House