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Souq Waqif

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| Bounded by Al-Souq St & Grand Hamad Street, Doha, Qatar
+974 6651 2164
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“old market” (87 reviews)
“gold souk” (58 reviews)
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| Bounded by Al-Souq St & Grand Hamad Street, Doha, Qatar
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"traditional market"
in 106 reviews
"old market"
in 87 reviews
"gold souk"
in 58 reviews
"shops selling"
in 81 reviews
"market place"
in 99 reviews
"for sale"
in 81 reviews
"old style"
in 74 reviews
"lots of restaurants"
in 55 reviews
"local culture"
in 52 reviews
"must visit place"
in 66 reviews
"nice place"
in 134 reviews
"visiting doha"
in 65 reviews
"spicy"
in 691 reviews
"souvenirs"
in 453 reviews
"pets"
in 269 reviews
"shisha"
in 429 reviews
"evening"
in 565 reviews
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Reviewed today

Enjoyed walking through the market during sunset. Couldn't see the Koot Fort, it was in renovation it seems. We also visited the Camel pan and had dinner at one of the restaurants.

Thank AnnaK_Beirut
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Souq offers colour, flavour and culture during a visit to Qatar. Also offers a great range of items in fairly competitive prices. It is busy and is clean in general. As most of the streets of the main souq are air conditioned it does...More

Thank DrEffieP
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Reviewed 2 days ago

if you are looking for cheap and antique things than souq waqif is the best place in Qatar. you can get cheap abayas, cheap Arabic clothes, cheap perfumes (if you are good at the bargain), different restaurants, best sheesha cafes, best Souvenirs.

Thank Junaid K
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very happy to share review about my latest visit to souq wakif... a wonderful destination for food and shopping. It's of many traditions of Gulf. You can really enjoy shopping here...varities of chocolate and dry fruits in very reasonable price. Food is too good. Kids...More

Thank Madhusafety_mv
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice selection and a lot to see but please bargain! I got the same item half price from a different vendor :)

Thank Lisa P
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is one of the best places in qatar to go and chill at with family or friends, specially in winter it's really good to be there because of the beautiful weather.

Thank Mohamed K
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited in the month of June. It was sweltering hot so we didn't stay for long but enjoyed walking around the area and treating ourselves to ice cream. The place offers a great collection of restaurants and cafes and is moderately crowded which adds to...More

Thank Zoha Z
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Cool, clean, visually appealing and easy to navigate. Opens at 0900 till 1300 and then reopens later in the day. We wandered around in the morning enjoying the spice smells, the colour and the life. Produce for locals, plus clothing and souvenirs too. Make for...More

Thank nilintentum_reliquit
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very nice place for drinks and food, shopping some local handcrafted products and enjoying a warm evening with friends or family.

Thank Vojin J
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing place just in winter because it’s open area place a lot of restaurants and variety shops you have to visit

Thank BÕHani I
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0428Luna
22 June 2018|
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Response from Midwife1966 | Reviewed this property |
We had a lovely Moroccan meal at a place called TAJEEN it was very good and reasonable price ... we were at the souq again last night and had street food which was lovely ... lots of choice of restaurants but would... More
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cathyjah
3 May 2018|
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Response from MissusB0319 | Reviewed this property |
About the mosque there is a mosque inside the souq waqif im just not too sure if its close to the hotel that u eill gonna stay.
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Zuhair A
23 March 2018|
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Response from Paula F | Reviewed this property |
It is more fun at night, but if you have something in mind that you want to buy, the local custom is never to turn away the first customer of the day, so whatever price you offer, they will accept.
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