There’s so many fabulous girls’ nights at Doha clubs and bars, with awesome music, free drinks and hot discounts. Here are five of our faves…
1. Paloma and Lava, Intercontinental Doha, Wednesdays
Start with Tex-Mex cuisine, add some sizzling live music and unlimited free selected drinks for ladies from 10pm until late, and you have a winning combo. The new resident band Sizzle kicks off from 9pm, before DJ Shadi continues the night. The centre door will be open, allowing you to pass between the two venues as you wish. Membership is required, but can be issued at the door with a valid Qatari ID or passport. 21 plus only.
INFO: Ladies free, QR80 for men, Open 5pm-2am Wed, Intercontinental Doha, West Bay, 4484 4919 or 4484 4444, www.ihg.com/intercontinental/hotels/gb/en/doha/dohha/hoteldetail
2. The Pearl Lounge, Doha Marriott, Monday and Thursdays
Because too many ladies’ nights are never enough, the Pearl Lounge does it twice a week. This big club has a great dance floor for shaking it, and there’s three free drinks for ladies from 9pm.
INFO: Ladies free entry, Gents QR100 Mon/QR75 Thu (includes drink coupon), registration required, happy hour 5pm-8pm then open til late, Mon and Thu, Doha Marriott, Ras Abu Aboud Street, 4429 8444, firstname.lastname@example.org
3. The Vibe at WAHM, W Doha, Mondays
WAHM is just one of the most fab nightspots in Doha for catching up with the girls. It gets better on Monday, when ladies get two drinks on the house from 9pm until 11pm, or one drink for free if you get there after 10pm. Awesome music and amazing ambience guaranteed.
INFO: Free entry, 9pm onwards Mon, WAHM at W Doha Hotel & Residences, West Bay, 4453 5000, BnFreservations.wdoha@Whotels.com, www.wahmdoha.com
4. Sparkling Fridays at The Lounge, Kempinski
There can’t be a better way to celebrate the weekend than meeting up with your gal pals to enjoy a few bubbles in one of Doha’s most sophisticated lounge bars. All ladies receive two complimentary glasses of bubbly during Fridays at the Lounge, accessed through an amazing ‘secret’ sliding door through the main hotel.
INFO: Free entry, 8pm to 2am Fri, Kempinski Residences & Suites, West Bay, 4405 3325, email@example.com, www.kempinski.com/doha
5. Ella Fitzgerald Night, JALC Doha, The St Regis, Wednesdays
For a ladies night that doesn’t involve DJs or dancing round handbags, a night of cool jazz could be in order. Receive a complimentary signature drink and indulge your inner jazz goddess.
INFO: 7pm to 10pm every Wed, Jazz at Lincoln Center Doha at The St Regis, 4446 0106, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.stregisdoha.com