Posted on May 11, 2016

Shangri-La Hotel, Doha announced its collaboration as the official hotel partner of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Doha 2016. This is in support of the hotel’s vision to be a patron of arts, culture and fashion in Qatar and the region. Through this partnership, the hotel will welcome key media, celebrated fashion writers, bloggers and the region’s top and aspiring fashion designers. Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Doha is a major fête showcasing fashion and culture. The exclusive event will be held from 15 to 17 May 2016 in the Shangri-La Ballroom. 

With its six opulent chandeliers, pillar-less open space and high ceiling, the stately ballroom’s classically inspired interiors are an impeccable backdrop for this prestigious gathering. The city’s newest fashionable hotel offers stylish and spacious accommodations in design and boasts an abundance of natural light with views of West Bay and the scenic Corniche“We are delighted to be hosting this prestigious event which strengthens our vision of being a patron of art, music, fashion and culture in Qatar and the region.” said Ruwaida Abela, the hotel’s director of communications.

Located on the most prestigious district of West Bay, Shangri-La Hotel, Doha brings together the renowned hospitality of Shangri-La with the legendary hospitality of the Arabian Gulf. During Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Doha, a special appetiser befittingly named “Runway” will be served with a refreshing concoction at Yabby. Guests can enjoy this limited-edition treat, which will be available only during the event days from 6:30 until 11 p.m. for just QAR 35, ladies may sample this special collection free of charge.

To celebrate beauty, CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La Hotel, Doha, offers a special 30 percent discount on all “Sense of Place” treatments between 15 and 17 May 2016. These bespoke treatments incorporate natural elements from the Arabian landscape, anchoring the spa experience deeply in the local environment. Guests who wish to avail this offer should simply mention Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week when booking an appointment; they can choose any of the following indulging treatments:

At the Doors of the Desert makes use of a Berber Cereal Scrub and White Honey Mask to give the skin a pearly glow. The Secrets of Argan draws upon the famed properties of oil extracted from the argan trees endemic to Morocco to boost skin radiance. The Cereal, Honey and Royal Jelly Scrub combines the beauty benefits of these ingredients into a gentle exfoliating treatment. The Crystal Healing Facial Therapy uses healing vibrations from the crystals found in abundance to release tension.

The After-Sun Soothing Facial uses a calming lavender-and-aloe mask and hydrating botanicals to make it especially effective for sun-damaged skin.