Kuwait City
Kuwait
By Jasmine McGee

In the midst of the massive desert plains is one of the world’s most ancient cities, Kuwait City. Located in Kuwait, this booming metropolis is a prime destination for experience the beauty of Arabian culture, stunning architecture, and beautiful beach resorts. The city has a lot to offer, ranging from museums to shopping centers that you can explore for days.

Located 16 km (10 mi) south of Kuwait city is Kuwait International Airport (KWI). To avoid the hassle of having to search the Web for hours, allow WhatsCheaper.com to help you book your flight. Click here (https://www.whatscheaper.com/flight.php) to use the easy flight finder. Once you’ve booked your flight, you’ll want to secure accommodations in the city. There are a lot of places to stay throughout the city, but WhatsCheaper.com’s hotel finder makes it easy to book the right place. Click here (https://www.whatscheaper.com/hotel.php) to begin searching for accommodations.

Kuwait City may be known for a lot of things, but it’s well known for it’s impressive collection of towers. The city has a beautiful combination of ancient architecture infused with a metropolitan design. The most popular towers in the city are the Kuwait Towers. Opening its doors to the public in 1979, these towers are known for offering breathtaking views of the city. The first tower even as a rotating viewing platform that gives visitors a prime view of the city; you’ll want to keep your camera handy to snap award-winning photos.  Another tower you can take pictures of is one of the world’s tallest telecommunication towers, Liberation Tower. It’s not open to the public, but you can still snap a picture from the street or another vantage point.

The city has a lot of monuments and architecture to enjoy. You can take a guided tour of the Grand Mosque, or you can stroll by Seif Palace and snap some pics. If you’re still seeking to engage in some history, then you’ll want to visit the National Museum.  The museum is home to a variety of ancient artifacts that tell the history of Kuwait City. If you want to know more about the cultural history of Kuwait City, then head next door to Sadu House. This cultural museum houses the arts and crafts of the Bedouin society.

Once you’ve enjoying the “seeing” part of your trip, there is a lot to “do” within the city. The Kuwait Towers are prime destinations for grabbing a bite to eat, and if you want to escape the heat, then you can head over to the Aqua Park located nearby the towers. If you want to enjoy the local culture, then visit one of the many Hookah cafes located throughout the city.

With it’s location being right on the seafront, there are a lot of fun water activities to partake in.  You can easily go swimming, relax on the beach, jet skiing, or you can even go on a dive excursion.  It all really depends on your adventure level, but at the end of the day you can always sip on a drink and enjoy the beauty of the sea.

No matter what you decide to do & see in Kuwait City, WhatsCheaper.com is here to help make your trip a breeze. You’ve read the guide, so what are you waiting for? Use WhatsCheaper.com to book your trip to Kuwait City today!

MUST SEE IN Kuwait City LIST:

  • 1. Scientific Center
  • 2. Souk Sharq
  • 3. Kuwait Towers
  • 4. Kuwait House for National Works Museum
  • 5. Grand Mosque
  • 6. Marina World
  • 7. Kuwait National Museum
  • 8. Sharq Market Waterfront
  • 9. villa Moda
  • 10. Souk Al-Mubarakiya

Kuwait City EVENT CALENDAR:

  • 1. Eid al Adha - January
  • 2. Hala Festival - February
  • 3. Kuwait Liberation Day - February
  • 4. Kuwait Jazz Festival - June
  • 5. Eid Festival - September
  • 6. Kuwait City Film Festival - December

PHOTO GALLERY

Hilton Kuwait Resort
P.O. Box 7887 Fahaheel 64009, Kuwait City, 7887, Kuwait
By Todd Sehon

Just a short 20 minutes away via complimentary shuttle from the Kuwait International Airport the Hilton Kuwait Hotel is the best choice for your next stay. Situated on 5 private beaches along the Arabian Gulf this hotel is fully equipped to handle anything that you need. Boasting the largest ballroom in Kuwait at over 12,000 sq. ft. they will be happy to host your next event.

Walking into the gorgeous lobby you are set at ease with the very friendly staff quickly getting you through your 3 p.m. check-in time and into one of the 350 rooms, suites and villas, some with breathtaking ocean views. All rooms come fully equipped with flat panel TV’s, cable, coffee maker, safe, and work desk. Bathrooms come with bathrobes, roll in shower, and bidet. If you need to work up a sweat, there is a fully stocked fitness center and 2 temperature controlled pools that will keep you active.

When you are ready to eat, head on down to one of 6 on site establishments, depending on what you are craving. If elegant dining under the stars is what you are after then The Teatro Wavebreaker or Palm Court is waiting for you, just want a quick nosh before you head out on the town head to food to go. Need a little pick me up a Starbucks is waiting to serve up your favorite caffeinated beverage.

Just a few miles outside of the Hilton Kuwait is the Kuwait Magic Mall and Gold Market both will soothe the savvy shopping beast within.  In the mood or some culture and history The Kuwait National Museum Kuwait tower and Scientific Center are both just a short cab ride away. If you are ready for some fun then you should get over to Aqua Park, the first and biggest water park in the Arab Gulf region.

When your stay is up the 12 p.m. check out time allows you to catch some extra zzz’s before you leave. Whatever your reason for coming to Kuwait, be it business or pleasure make sure you stay at the Hilton Kuwait Hotel and make sure you use WhatsCheaper.com to book your trip. Just click the link (https://www.whatscheaper.com/hotel.php) and you will be on your way in no time.

PHOTO GALLERY

Four Points by Sheraton Kuwait
Fahd Al Salem Street, Kuwait City, Kuwait
By Kristen A. Grose

Come discover the hidden gems of Kuwait City by staying at the Four Points by Sheraton Kuwait.  The city is the political, economic, and cultural hub of the country; and as a modern city with a lively culture and rich history, there are numerous sites to be explored.

Getting to the hotel is easy!  The property is located only 12km from the Kuwait International Airport (KWI) and there's a complimentary Sheraton Shuttle that can whisk you directly to the doorstep.  Guests with cars will be please to hear that there is also complimentary parking available onsite.  

The Four Points by Sheraton Kuwait is stylishly decorated and well furnished.  Rooms are outfitted with premium bedding and the bathrooms are equipped with spa-like amenities.  Guests can choose an animated view of the city lights or sweeping vistas of the sea.  Additionally, you can stay connected with Satellite TV, CD/DVD player, and complimentary high-speed internet access.  Families and larger parties will be please to learn that Suites are available, as well as connecting rooms to meet your space requirements.  Given the generous check-in time of 12 p.m. and standard check-out of 1 p.m. the following day, you'll have extra time to enjoy all the comforts of your room.  Given the hotel's options and ability to accommodate guests of all types, WhatsCheaper.com assures you'll fit right in!

There are a number of features at the hotel that aim to make your stay easy and enjoyable. There is a fitness facility and also a business center which is complimentary for all guests. Travelers will also appreciate the 24-hr Concierge Desk.  For breakfast, lunch, or dinner, check out the Asseef Restaurant which serves up local and international delights.  If you prefer a more casual snack, you can visit the Lobby Lounge. Furthermore, just next door is the Sheraton Kuwait Hotel & Towers, which has an outdoor pool and additional restaurants that Four Points guests can utilize too.

Sitting right on the Persian Gulf, Kuwait City is located at the country's core.  With over 500 kilometers of gorgeous coastline, there are many recreational activities that abound.  Bask in the sun on a golden beach and then take up a water sport when it’s time to cool off.  Within close proximity to the hotel is the National Museum, the Gold Souk (Gold Market), the Kuwait Stock Exchange, and many other points of interest for both the business traveler or tourist.  Don't be fooled; in Kuwait City, there is plenty to see and do!

Whether you are planning a cultural visit, business trip, or simply a getaway, WhatsCheaper.com is here to assist you!  Click here (https://www.whatscheaper.com/hotel.php) to get started; your destination awaits! 

PHOTO GALLERY