How to Give your Kids the Best Doha Has to Offer
Setting off on a holiday with kids can be a difficult task if the little tykes are not properly entertained. This is why Qatar seems to have come up with some ideal venues that keep kids happy and parents sane. Read on for tips on how a family can make the most of their time exploring Doha Qatar.
1. Choose Kid Friendly Places to Eat — Café Ceramique
A fabulous place for eating and entertaining kids this café lets kids paint ceramic bowls, plates, cups etc. and take it home with them. The food is excellent too with the likes of fluffy banana pancakes being big hits. Café Ceramique is located within the Old Airport Area; the place is open from 10 am to 10 pm Saturday to Thursday and 1pm to 10 pm on Fridays.
2. Cool de Sac
If you think dining within a summer camp like eatery will keep your kids happy then do check out Cool de Sac. The place is a giant playroom complete with clowns, activity centres and painting stations. There is a menu of healthy food to choose from, keeping both parents and kids happy and entertained. Cool de Sac is located at The Pearl and does have a pretty good menu of dishes catering for adults as well. Similar to these, there are plenty of restaurants located in close proximity to Doha family resorts. Do check out others such as Dine with Superheroes and Coral amongst others.
3. Look for Indoor Activity Centres — Build a Bear Workshop
A pretty novel idea the Build a Bear Workshop takes a child’s fascination with furry toys to new levels. At this workshop, children are encouraged to build and name their own teddy bear. To seal the deal a birth certificate too is issued for the bear. Overall the experience is known to beguile adults and fascinate kids; hence it is a must try. The workshop is located at Lagoon Mall on West Bay.
4. Enjoy A Day at Ray’s Reef
This is not a real reef but an underwater themed play area with some very realistic settings. The place is set up with private rooms, friendly characters, craft zone, a mini pool, ball area, games arcade and bumper cars. The café is ideal for relaxing and having a bite to eat while kids have the time of their life. Ray’s Reef is located on Al Sadd Street not too far from Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels and is open on all days of the week.
5. A kiddies Play Gym Will Help Tire Out the Little Tykes
Check out My Gym for some fun time where you let your kids run around and enjoy spending some extra energy. This play gym is designed for kids; giving them ample room to run about and play while parents enjoy some time sitting on the sidelines and watching. The perfect venue to let energetic kids let off some steam you will find that bed time tantrums are next to nothing after a bout at this place. Do check my gym Qatar website for class timetables and details.
6. Plan a Day at Megapolis
This is a super duper games arcade that literally has it all. The place is home to a karaoke suite, bowling alley, games arcade, flying jets and even a mini golf green. Doha’s largest entertainment centre and the ultimate venue for the entire family to enjoy a fabulous day out this place is not just for kids. Adults will find boutique shops; billiard and game consoles are just as fascinating as the kid’s entertainment. Located in the Pearl Qatar the place is easily accessed from your Doha hotel.