Here are the most affordable areas in Qatar, starting from centre to the outskirts of Doha.
1. Old Airport
One of the original neighbourhoods in Doha. Located close to the site of Doha’s old international airport before the construction of Hamad International Airport (HIA). Old Airport is well known for offerings quality homes on a budget.
2. Al Hilal
If your searching for affordable apartments, you are most likely to find some apartments at reasonable prices here. Al Hilal is located in central Doha, at close proximity to corniche road, MIA park, 5 kindergartens, The Mall and Lulu Hypermarket.
3. Al Thumama
Adjacent to old airport, Al Thumama is another neighbourhood that offers affordable apartments for rent as well as reasonable prices villas.
Located in the centre of Doha, providing easy access to most amenities, airport, expressways and most importantly Qatar’s weekend hotspot, Souq waqif. This area often comprises affordable apartments. The combination of affordability and strategic location makes it the perfect neighbourhood to live in.
5. Al Najma/Al Mansoura
Located in the municipality of Doha, Al Najma and Al Mansoura is well known to be one of the most affordable areas for rent within Doha. Residents of the area have access to Doha’s Metro Red Line and bus lines offering routs to various amenities in the vicinity.
6. As Salatah
Located on the southern side of Doha, with direct access to Salwa road and Doha expressway. As Salatah offers budget friendly homes in a very active area, Studios and apartments are both available, ranging in size and offerings. The neighbourhood consist variety of amenities including New Salata park, sports club, restaurants and supermarkets.
7. Al Wakra
Situated to the main city’s immediate north, the neighbourhood is rich in cultural heritage, originally a small fishing and pearling village. Al Wakra has gone extensive growth. Doha’s Metro Red line was recently integrated to the city.
8. Al Khor
Al Khor City is located northeast cost of Qatar. The area is well known for brand new spacious villas at the most competitive price. Offering various resorts, natural areas and cultural attractions such as natural mangrove reserves in Purple Island.
9. Umm Salal Ali
An up and coming neighbourhood located just 10 minutes north of Doha Festival City via Doha expressway. Popularly known for affordable brand new compound villas and apartments just outside of Doha. The neighbourhood offers a 5,988 square metres park that has a playground, cafeteria, parking lot and sun shades.
10. Umm Salal Mohammed
Another popular neighbourhood, located opposite Umm Salal Ali, offering the same benefits of affordable rental rates and easy access to amenities in north of Doha such as Doha festival City, Ezdan Mall, Landmark mall and Gulf Mall.