Posted on December 04, 2018

To Celebrate the festive season, Banana Island Resort Doha has launched a variety of offers in all of its outlets and facilities. The offers are available at all its restaurants, Balance Wellness Centre and at the Anantara SPA. In addition, a selection of activities will offer guests and visitors the opportunity to witness a unique island experience filled with luxury and upscale services during this festive season of the year.

During this period, Azraq, the perfect destination for the gathering of family members and friends, is offering a variety of international dishes, seafood and live cooking stations in a private setting during the festive dinner buffet on the 24 December and the festive brunch on Monday 25 December. Furthermore, to celebrate the Qatar National Day and share joy on this happy occasion with members of the community, the ‘I Love Qatar Brunch’ at Azraq will be available on the 7th, 14th and 18th December. For the New Year’s Eve, Q Lounge will present to its guests and visitors a lavish buffet by the waterfront with delectable dishes from around the globe, including European cuisines, delights from across Asia, Indian curries and grills from the tandoor, plus mouth-watering Arabic selections.

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Adding to the festivity, will be live cooking stations, fresh seafood selection, and the eastern and western sweets corner. Moreover, guests will enjoy the latest oriental and western beats played by the resident DJ. Zest Café is joining the festivity as well and six chefs have prepared a ginormous gingerbread house, which is the biggest ever made by any of the local hotels. The massive gingerbread house took 200 hours to complete, consumed 650kg of flour, 42kg of brown sugar, 25kg of ginger powder, 1200 eggs and 30 liters of milk, and will welcome kids during the entire month of December and January. Zest Café is also offering a special menu of winter foods and festive drinks during the period.

Italian food lovers are in a special appointment with Riva Restaurant, which will take them into a special culinary trip to the northern part of Italy, where they will enjoy a diverse selection of Risotto dishes and the traditional Lombardy dish served with an array of creamy recipes crafted with the finest imported ingredients. Guests can dine indoors or enjoy an amazing al fresco experience with a splendid view overlooking the Gulf. For people searching for sense of adventure, Banana Island Resort Doha is offering up to 40% discount on diving experience. The offer includes a quick theory lesson by the poolside, allowing participants to gain confidence with a practice session in a dedicated dive pool, then experience an amazing dive in the warm blue waters of the Gulf. 

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To ease the stress of daily routine life, guests can head to Balance Wellness Centre and the Anantara SPA to immerse themselves in the Arab hospitality, tranquility and beauty. During December guests and visitors alike can pamper themselves with a 60-minute massage or hammam treatment and benefit from complimentary 30 minutes access to the floatation pod or infrared sauna. Moreover, Banana Island Resort Doha has initiated the ‘Festive SPA Indulgences’ program, allowing its guests to select from a range of seasonal spa packages created specifically for the festive season and available only via gift card.

On this occasion Mr. Thomas Fehlbier, Area General Manager - Qatar of Minor Hotels - owners of Anantara brand  operating the Banana Island Resort Doha, said “As the year comes to a fruitful end our humble effort is to give families and friends the opportunity to enjoy the most beautiful times during December with our best services in all the resort’s facilities, in a special ambiance and to live an unforgettable experience.”