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Unmarried couple in Kuwait

turku, finland
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Unmarried couple in Kuwait

Hi everyone!

I and my male friend have plans to visit Kuwait soon and I was looking for hotels. We are not married, is it a problem when arriving to the hotel? I have read so much about the policy of hotels, but is here someone who could say if this hotel (Kuwait Continental Hotel) accepts unmarried couples. I know it's illegal, but have heard that western couples could stay together. I would appreciate your answer. Thanks to everyone reading this.

Anja and David

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Kuwait
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150 reviews
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1. Re: Unmarried couple in Kuwait

The best thing to do is contact the hotel directly.

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 posts
25 reviews
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2. Re: Unmarried couple in Kuwait

You and Pinto are both correct. By law, it is illegal, however, the hotel policies could differ especially for Westerners.

London, United...
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3. Re: Unmarried couple in Kuwait

Can I ask if everything was ok in the end? A male friend and I are also visiting Kuwait soon and I am trying to figure out whether this will be an issue or not at the hotel!

Thank you!

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