A good sale to The Maldives. Qatar Airways new service from Seattle means you will likely see more deals to Africa, Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent.

Qatar Airways no longer includes advance seat assignment and lounge access with its cheap business fares like this one.

(This was sent to our Premium subscribers on January 5th, 2011 at 7:10PM Eastern)

The Maldives – Photo: Selda Eigler via Flickr, used under Creative Commons License (By 2.0)

Sample Travel Date:

  • May 24th – 31st
  • This is just ONE SAMPLE travel date, for more availability, please follow the “Fare Availability” and “How to Search for Availability” instructions below

Fare Availability:

  • Valid for travel in May. A 5 day minimum stay is required. Availability is limited. Must purchase at least 21 days in advance of departure
  • Please note that while this fare is valid at time of posting, if this post is more than two days old, the fare is likely gone.

How to Search for Availability:

Fare Class:

  • R

Seat Type:

  • Seattle – Doha: Lie-flat
  • Doha – The Maldives: Every flight is lie-flat with exception of flight 675 / 676 which could be recliner or lie-flat.

Direct Aisle Access:

  • Seattle – Doha: Yes. QSuites flight.
  • Doha – The Maldives: Varies. 2 x 2 (One flight – flight 675 / 676). All others are direct aisle access with 1 x 2 x 1 seating

A lot of people consider the QSuites business class seat to be one of the best in the world at the moment.


  • SEA – DOH (Doha) – MLE (The Maldives) – DOH – SEA


Qatar Airways is a member of the Oneworld Alliance and American partner. Mileage earning with American is as follows:

  • Miles Flown: 18,902 miles
  • Elite Qualifying Miles: 28,353 miles
  • Redeemable Miles: 18,902 miles
  • Elite Qualifying Dollars: $3,780
  • Elite Qualifying Dollars / Spend Ratio: 1.51x

Qatar Airways is an Alaska Air partner. Mileage earning with Alaska is as follows:

  • Miles Flown: 18,902 miles
  • Elite Qualifying Miles: 23,628 miles
  • Redeemable Miles: 42,530 miles

How to Buy:

  • Support us and book on Qatar Airways with dates found on Google Flights.



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