Posted on April 16, 2015

The Ritz-Carlton, Doha will proudly support Earth Day by scheduling an array of activities, including a work shop and an Earth Day Handmade Market on Friday, April 17th, starting at 12:30pm local time. The activities will go live during the Friday brunch at Lagoon restaurant, giving guests the opportunity to be part of the activities.

Celebrated annually to promote environmental well-being, Earth Day galvanizes the international community to reinforce its commitment to building a sustainable environment. The Ladies and Gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton, Doha have lined up a range of activities to raise awareness including a recycling workshop titled “Treasure out of Trash”. In addition, the Handmade Market To Earth With Love, is scheduled for 12noon to 4pm.

The Ladies and Gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton, Doha have also organised a herb planting event, during which guest will have the option of taking herbs home to pot and nurture them or adopt one that will be cared for by the hotel. Guests, especially children, can visit their adopted plant and monitor its progress. In a gesture symbolic of the hotel and community’s pledge to the environment, guests will also be encouraged to write wishes and insert them in ‘Aladin’ lamps, which will be placed around one of the biggest trees in the Lagoon garden. An Earth Day photo booth will add a fun element to the event.

“Our Ladies and Gentlemen have been always been at the forefront of community initiatives and our involvement in Earth Day activities, truly underscore our commitment to genuine care – of our guest and of the local environment. By championing this effort, we hope to engage with our guests and the larger community to back a very current and relevant cause”, said Subin Dharman, Executive Assistant Manager Food and Beverage at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha.

The Ritz-Carlton Doha marks 2 [].jpgSoaring 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 Lagoon brunch is priced at QR 305 per person including soft beverages while QR 395 per person including bubbly, or QR 425 full brunch. Kids under the age of 4 can dine for free. QR 130 for kids aged 4 -12 years old.

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