Lounge Review
Lounge Review

Lounge Review: Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge, Doha Airport (DOH)

  • Pro: First class amenities
  • Con: À la carte service no more, you better hope the waiters find you.

Reception of Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Reception area – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge
Stairs leading to the restaurant – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Seating in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

First, this lounge is really huge although the fact that this is originally designed for business class passengers and temporarily being shared with the first class guests as well, means it gets pretty crowded during peak hours. I heard that the first class lounge would open later this year so I’m really hoping to visit it too.

Seating – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge
Seating – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge
Seating – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge
Seating – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Restaurant in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

They used to offer a la carte service (and I’ve heard that the menu was quite good) but as of August 2016, they have stopped it so there’s only the usual buffet which is unfortunately subpar with its luxurious design and amenities. The food served from the restaurant tasted very good.

Inside this huge lounge, there are lots of seating areas where you have your own bottle of water, packaged cookies, touchscreen monitor and power outlet. You also get your own privacy due to the fact that there are shields between seats.

One thing I noticed though during the breakfast service was that the waiters had to search for the guest who ordered such item inside the dining area. It is because guests had to place their order from the “sandwich bar” and then find an available seat (if they haven’t been seated yet) and wait there till the waitress finds him, which is probably how they do it. Still, there should be a better system for this. 

Restaurant – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge
Restaurant – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge
Restaurant salads – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge
Restaurant desserts – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge
Restaurant bar – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge
Restaurant champagne – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Bistro in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

In the bistro, they serve mostly sandwiches and salads.

Bistro – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Bistro – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Bistro – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Bistro, alcohol selection – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Bistro – Qatar Airways Lounge Review

Designated Areas in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Quiet area in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Quiet area reception desk – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
One of 12 quiet rooms – Qatar Airways Lounge Reviewe

Smoking area in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Smoking room – Qatar Airways Lounge Review

Kid’s area in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Kid’s area – Qatar Airways Lounge Review

Shower Room in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

They used to offer the French brand L’Occitane en Provence shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, and lotion together with the usual Rituals hand soap and body lotion but during my last visit in September 2016, they have removed the small bottles of L’Occitane en Provence bath products and they only have large dispensers of shampoo and shower gel in the shower room from Rituals.

Shower room – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Shower room – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Shower amenities – Qatar Airways Lounge Review

Entertainment in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Game room – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Game room near the bistro – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Game room near the bistro – Qatar Airways Lounge Review

Business Center in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Business center – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Business lounge – Qatar Airways Lounge Review

Amenities in Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

Locker room

Locker room – Qatar Airways Lounge Review

One of the many drinks station inside the lounge – Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Lounge

One of the many drinks station inside the lounge – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Gentlemen’s toilet – Qatar Airways Lounge Review
Toilet – Qatar Airways Lounge Review

Bottom Line

Having seen pictures of this lounge before, I knew that it was one of the nicest lounges out there so I was really eager to visit it personally. I think this lounge deserves to be on my top list of lounges. The staff were very friendly, the lounge itself is just so beautiful, modern and functional and of course, they really have great food. So if you haven’t visited this lounge yet, make sure to do so. I’m sure you’ll be impressed too.

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Born and raised in Manila, Philippines. Arthur has visited a total of 69 countries, flown 144 times in business class and 46 times in first class

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