Al Shaqab - Visionary equine facility in Qata hosts two ECB Spas / by Allen Gutowski

Al Shaqab is a visionary new equestrian venue featuring world-class facilities, comprehensive educational resources, and a consummate dedication to excellence.

The centre, which boasts 800,000 square metres is a member of the Qatar Foundation - an organisation which aims to develop its nation, founded by His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar in 1995.

The centre which is home to two ECB Equine spas and the following facilities can be found at

  • Riding Academy and Clubhouse with full amenities
  • Emiri Stables and Majlis
  • Visitor's Center and Museum
  • Historic Ottoman Stables
  • Arabian Breeding and Training Center
  • Endurance Training Center, Track and Research Facility
  • Veterinary Hospital
  • Farrier Area
  • Multiple Stable Blocks
  • Grass and Sand Paddocks
  • Staff and Groom Accommodations