Doha, QATAR – Qatar Airways Holidays announced today that it will offer tickets to the 2nd Annual Doha Tribeca Film Festival and the WTA Championships – Doha 2010 with a hotel stay booked at select hotels. Any passenger travelling on Qatar Airways stopping over in Doha can enjoy exclusive access to these Qatar Airways sponsored signature events.
As the Doha Film Institute's (DFI) annual celebration of all things film, the Doha Tribeca Film Festival (DTFF) is a community-minded five-day event that showcases the best of Arab and international films.
The WTA Championships – Doha 2010 is the season ending finale of the WTA Tour. World No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki and US Open winner Kim Clijsters are among the players that will compete for the coveted title and a piece of the $4.55 million in prize money. Both events take place from 26 October till the end of the month.
With Qatar Airways Holidays’ special offer, any passenger travelling on Qatar Airways is able to book tickets for these events with a hotel stay. Reservations can be booked for a minimum of one night up to five nights, and includes daily entrance to either event. Breakfast and airport transfers are included and packages start from $415 USD per night for single occupancy. Partner hotels are the Ramada, Movenpick Tower, Marriott, and the W.
VIP packages include courtside seats to tennis matches and access to the VIP Village where unlimited drinks (non-alcoholic) and first-class food will be served. The Film Festival VIP package includes an invitation to the Opening Night Gala, access to screenings, and/or the Grand Closing Night festivities.
Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker said: “Qatar Airways’ expansive route map of 93 destinations makes our Doha hub easily accessible for the travelling public to come and enjoy top-rated talent. As the national carrier, we are proud to support prominent events in the film and sport industries.”
For more information or to make a booking, email Qatar Airways Holidays at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +974 4449 6973/6980. Hotel packages are available for a limited time only. Both regular and VIP hotel packages are available. For the regular package, hotel rooms start from $275 USD per night single occupancy.
For more information about the Doha Tribeca Film Festival visit: www.dohafilminstitute.com
For more information about the WTA 2010 Championships – Doha 2010 visit: www.wtachampionships.com
Terms and Conditions:
- Offer is valid for 26 – 31 Oct 2010
- Prices are net inclusive of service charges and tax
- Tourist visa can be pre arranged at $45 USD per person. Visa fees are non-refundable and subject to immigration approval
Qatar Airways currently operates a modern fleet of 89 aircraft from its Doha hub to 93 key business and leisure cities across Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, North and South America.
Ranked Five Star for service and excellence by Skytrax, the independent aviation industry monitoring agency also places Qatar Airways among the world’s top three carriers. At the 2010 Skytrax World Airline Awards, Qatar Airways was awarded World’s Best Business Class, Best Airline in the Middle East for the fifth consecutive year, World’s Best Business Class Catering, and the Staff Service Excellence Award for the Middle East. The awards are compiled from results of the annual Skytrax passenger survey in which almost 18 million travellers were polled over a 10-month period. For more information, log onto www.qatarairways.com.Qatar Airways will operate a fleet of 120 aircraft by 2013, by which time its global network will rise to 120 destinations. The airline has ordered 80 Airbus A350s, 24 Airbus A320 Family of aircraft, 60 Boeing 787s and 32 Boeing 777s, with deliveries of the latter having started in November 2007. The carrier has aircraft orders for more than 200 jets worth over US$40 billion pending delivery and is one of the customers of the twin-deck Airbus A380 ‘super jumbos’ with five on order and scheduled for delivery from 2012, by which time the New Doha International Airport would have opened.
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