Barwa Real Estate unveils $5.5bn Oryx Island development off the coast of Doha for spectators of 2022 World Cup
Barwa Real Estate has unveiled plans to construct a $5.5bn island off the coast of Doha at Cityscape Qatar with a short presentation of the development uploaded to YouTube on Monday 27 May. The Oryx Island film credits HOK and ABS and spreads over 2 million sq m away from the hustle and bustle of the thriving city of Doha.
With five floating hotels, an open-air theatre pavilion, commercial district, leisure areas and various residential options, Oryx Island has been designed to provide temporary accommodation during the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. A series of venues are also planned for spectators to enjoy the football matches from the island.
- Qatar’s Oryx Island to Offer Five Floating Hotels for 2022 World Cup (greenprophet.com)
- Need a Bed in Qatar? Try a Floating Hotel (blogs.wsj.com)