Posted on November 16, 2015

The Ritz-Carlton, Doha, as the 2014 Inter-hotel football tournament winner, will host the 3rd, annual Inter-hotel football tournament. The opening ceremony was held on November 14, 2015 at 7 pm at Aspire outdoor football pitch number 12, and it will be followed by the round of matches.

The annual football event is organized to promote the spirit of sportsmanship amongst Qatar’s hotel community ‎by offering their star footballers a platform to exhibit their skills. This year’s tournament has a record ‎number of participants; a total of 15 hotels including Sharq Village & Spa, Kempinski Residences & Marsa Malaz Kempinski, Grand Heritage Doha Hotel & Spa, Hilton Doha, W Doha Hotel, Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel, Doha Marriott, Marriott Marquis City Centre Doha, Amari Doha, Adagio Apartment Hotel-Premium, Fraser Suites, Doha, The St. Regis Doha, Grand Hyatt Doha.

‘The football matches slowly raise to be an important asset of Qatar community serving to inspire a healthy sport environment around the country. We are extremely excited to support the teams and we invite all football enthusiast to come and support the inter-hotel football tournament ‘ said Erden Kendigelen, General manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha. The final match and the closing ceremony will be held on December 5 at 8 pm at the football field of Aspire park.

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Soaring 115 meters above Qatar’s sea and desert landscape, The Ritz-Carlton, Doha is an ‎‎impressive symbol of the nation’s emergence as a destination for travellers to the Middle ‎‎East. The 374-room, five-star hotel fuses contemporary styling with classic Arabic and ‎‎European design. Located on its own exclusive island in the prestigious West Bay ‎‎Lagoon district, the hotel has sweeping views, which overlook the turquoise blue waters ‎‎of the Arabian Gulf. For more information or reservations, please visit, join us on ‎‎ and follow us @RitzCarlton or call +974 4484 8000.‎

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 89 ‎hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More ‎than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. For more ‎information, or reservations, visit the company web site at The ‎Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott ‎International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR).‎