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18 Sep 2017 - 12:03
Katara Hospitality and Spanish football league LaLiga Lounge have announced the launch of the first edition of LaLiga Festival in Qatar, to be held at Hotel Park from September 28 to October 7, 2017.
Katara Hospitality established a partnership agreement with LaLiga for the world’s first LaLiga Lounge and the first themed restaurant for sports fans in Doha earlier this year.
LaLiga Festival is a unique football and entertainment festival which is planned to take place twice a year in Doha.
The festival will be a celebration of sports, food, entertainment and games, enticing people to engage with one of the most popular global football leagues, LaLiga.
The event, which is organised by Four and One, Hotel Park’s event management company, aims to bring football and sport fans together to experience the LaLiga lifestyle. Passionate fans will be able to experience games showcasing the best football techniques and strategy, while football freestylers will be able to compete for the title of Qatar Freestyle Championship.
Sports clothing and equipment booths offer visitors the best deals on their favourite football merchandise. Offering an event for those beyond fans of the game, photographers will compete to capture the spirit of the festival which revolves around the newly launched LaLiga Lounge.
Hotel Park is an illustration of Katara Hospitality’s commitment to social responsibility and LaLiga Festival demonstrates the organisation’s role in giving back to the community by creating an event that bring players, enthusiasts and those passionate about the world’s most popular sport together in a central venue to celebrate the international game of football.
Hotel Park is located adjacent to Sheraton Grand Hotel Doha and features fitness zones, children’s play areas, water features, and sprawling well-manicured lawns in addition to over 2,500 underground parking spaces.
Katara Hospitality is the leading hotel owner, developer and operator, based in Qatar. With more than 45 years’ experience in the industry,
Katara Hospitality actively pursues its strategic expansion plans by investing in peerless hotels in Qatar while growing its collection of iconic properties in key international markets.
The company’s portfolio has grown to include 42 owned and / or managed hotels and the company is now focused on achieving its target of 60 hotels in its portfolio by 2026.
Its current properties are spread across three continents in Qatar, Egypt, Morocco, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Singapore and Thailand.