Services and facilities
Various services to simplify and facilitate your passage at Doha-Hamad Airport
Doha Hamad International Airport is located east of the city of Doha, by the sea. This airport is one of the most modern in the world and certainly one of the most luxurious. It represents the main base of Qatar Airways, one of the most important airlines in the world, and not only receives flights with tourists who want to know Qatar, but it has become a stopover for flights to Asia and from this continent to Europe.
This means that many travelers make layovers of several hours in Doha and can take advantage of all that the airport facilities have to offer. Luxury is also present in every corner of this airport, where there are a large number of shops of all kinds, but also other services that enhance the airport experience.
Doha Airport has equipped its halls and aisles with numerous facilities to provide travelers with a welcoming and convenient experience. Still in the Arab tradition of hospitality, this airport aims to be as accommodating as possible. Thus, Hamad airport has twelve departure lounges fully equipped with services.
SERVICES PROVIDED AT THE AIRPORT
The airport is home to a state-of-the-art air traffic control tower, an attractive terminal building, with an initial capacity of 30 million passengers per year, as well as more than 40,000 square meters of retail and catering stores, and a unique mosque.
Hamad International Airport has an indoor hotel, two indoor squash courts, a gym, a 25-meter swimming pool and a spa, any time from the boarding gates.
It is based on an area of 29 square kilometers and includes 100 buildings spread over various facilities, and the main area of the passenger terminal is 600,000 square meters.
VARIOUS SERVICES OFFERED TO PASSENGERS
There are three mosques, several restaurants, duty free shops in the airport territory. There is free Wi-Fi, 24 hour courier service, express courier service.
There is a crèche in the transit hall on the 1st and 2nd floors, and a children’s play area can be found in the departures hall.
In the departure and transit hall there is a room with workers who come to the aid of people with special needs.
The Self Service Machine (SSM) is located in the basement in the transit area. This is a service that allows you to pay your phone and internet bills, buy SIM cards, top up an account, and view arrival and departure signs.
For the comfort of each passenger, the airport has a developed infrastructure, which includes:
– Duty free shops;
– Snacks and restaurants;
– Computers available free of charge;
– Free wireless internet;
– Recreation areas;
– Lounges of increased comfort;
– Car Rental
– Rest areas and sleeping areas at the airport
– Fitness and wellness rooms
– Luxurious accommodation (Hotel)
– Special assistance services (passengers with reduced mobility)
Particular attention is paid to family passengers on the territory of the airport. Separate services are offered to them:
– Entertainment areas equipped with televisions, computers and games;
– Rooms for mothers and children (free);
– Priority boarding for passengers with special requests and for unaccompanied children, …
Hamad International Airport has a heated swimming pool 25 meters long, where you can stretch your muscles after a long flight.
A gym with a multitude of devices to relax during the stage and even a spa area, the Vitality Spa, where you can receive a hydrotherapy treatment and various types of massages, they even offer the possibility of engaging a personal trainer for a few hours.
FREE WI-FI AT HAMAD AIRPORT
The first thing anyone arriving in the country may need is the internet to contact their loved ones and inform them of a successful and smooth landing. In Doha everything is fine with this, free high speed internet is available throughout the airport.
To connect to the free Wi-Fi at the airport, you need to find the free HIAQatar Wi-Fi network, enter your e-ticket or reservation number and name, connect and use the internet without restrictions.
Airport shopping areas
Doha Airport has many shops. Indeed, there are bookstores, electronics stores, jewelry stores and clothing stores. The biggest brands are present at Doha airport: Chopard, Hermès, Samsung, Hugo Boss, or even Rolex.
The Al Mourjan VIP room has an area of ten thousand square meters, with the capacity to serve a thousand people at the same time, making it the largest VIP room in the world. However, only passenger access is authorized in Qatar Airways Bussines class.
There are other rooms to serve passengers, both free and paid, depending on the ticket with which it is carried. It should be borne in mind that in all bedrooms there is a separation between male and female space, although this can be overcome in family rooms, where the whole family can be together.
There are also rooms for prayer, smoking, and other activities that can be done while waiting. And in addition to rest, at Hamad International Airport you can buy almost everything.
There are a lot of luxury goods stores and you can even buy a Ferrari from the dealership located in the airport mall. The curiosities continue with several surprising objects that can be found in airport facilities. In the central hall of the terminal, you can see a huge teddy bear, with a flexo lamp on it. And the funny thing is, it’s a bronze statue that weighs 20 tons and cost $ 6.8 million.
Everything is big and disproportionate in this airport through which thousands of passengers pass, both in origin and in destination as to stopover.
For these, Qatar Airways offers a hotel stay with packages from 3 to 24 hours, free of charge by following the instructions on its website. As for the visit of Doha, the airline also offers tours of the main tourist sites of the city, in a circuit that lasts about three hours.
Qatar airport facilities allow you to enjoy those moments of waiting until the opening of flight boarding, with a world of luxury and services designed to make this wait more bearable, some of which are free.