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Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara is an exclusive 32-acre island just six nautical miles from Doha.Monday, 3 June 2019

By Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara

Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara is an exclusive 32-acre island just six nautical miles from Doha. Accessible by a 25-minute luxury ferry ride, the resort has extensive facilities for everyone from honeymooners to families. The resort also has a private beach where guests can relax and swim.

The resort feels a world away from bustling Doha. It has the first and only over-water villas in Qatar as well as a one-of-a-kind dedicated wellness centre within a resort. The 141 luxury guest rooms, suites and villas are designed in splendid Arabian style with signature Anantara touches.

Making the most of its location and island features, endless watersports and recreational options are available, including kayaking, standup paddleboarding, tennis, beach volleyball and golf. There’s also an entertainment centre with eight-pin bowling and VIP cinema theatre.

Further to this, Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara features separate purpose-built spa and wellness facilities. The Balance Wellness Centre offers holistic programmes for relaxation, detox, de-stress, fitness, weight management, yoga and alternative therapy, as well as pre- and post-natal and anti-ageing treatments.

Wellbeing goes hand in hand with expert pampering at Anantara Spa’s tranquil overwater sanctuary, featuring separate male and female hammams, Jacuzzis and a treatment menu that pays tribute to Doha’s ancient tribal traditions and rich cultural heritage.

Guests are welcomed with the genuine warmth of Qatari hospitality and the spa team’s personalised approach to wellbeing. Dynamic therapies are cultivated from advanced western techniques to contour and redefine shape. Melt into massages inspired by the heartfelt generosity of Bedouin desert culture. Replenishing scrubs and wraps reflect the rejuvenating benefits of Arabia’s date palm gardens. Indulge in facials infused with the illuminating qualities of seawater pearls to enhance natural radiance. Escape the limits of space and time with the Arabian Nights’ signature journey collection, in which holistic Thai wisdom and Arabian mysteries are combined in exquisitely relaxing sequences.


Treat yourself to an ancient tradition at its best with Anantara Spa’s selection of unique hammam experiences



• 141 luxury rooms, suites and villas
• 800-metre long private beach
• Two-lane Splash Surf Pool
• Bowling alley
• VIP Cinema
• Diving centre
• Four swimming pools
• Balance Wellness Centre
• Anantara Spa


• Royal Moroccan Hammam Ceremony
• Anantara Signature Massage
• Slumber Guru Experience
• Couple’s Hideaway Spa Journey
• Balance Wellbeing Programme
• Relax and De-stress Programme
• Detox Programme
• Ayurvedic therapies


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