A Review of the Krakow Airport Non-Shengen Business Lounge (KRK)

A Review of the Krakow Airport Non-Shengen Business Lounge (KRK)

Overall Rating: 4/10 An airport run lounge accessed on this occasion with a BA flight and a OneWorld Sapphire Card (LATAM Airlines). Food: A poor selection consisting of crops, salad, cheese and processed meat. Drinks: Self serve soft drinks, wines, spirits and standard Polish beers. WiFi and Power: Fairly fast Lounge WiFi with a password. Views and Comfort: A small space, one room really. Very few/no spare seats when we arrived, and could easily hear conversations of other guests. Everything was…

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A Review of the American Airlines Flagship Lounge, Miami Conourse D (MIA)

A Review of the American Airlines Flagship Lounge, Miami Conourse D (MIA)

Overall Rating: 9/10 An airline run lounge accessed on this occasion with an American Airlines flight and a OneWorld Sapphire Card (LATAM Airlines). Food: An excellent selection of hot food, soups, salads and made to order sandwiches. One of the best selections I have experienced in a lounge: fresh, healthy and tasty food. Drinks: Self serve soft drinks, Cava, wines, spirits and craft beers. WiFi and Power: Fairly fast Lounge WiFi with a password. Views and Comfort: A huge, recently renovated…

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A Review of the SAS Gold Business Lounge, Copenhagen Airport (CPH)

A Review of the SAS Gold Business Lounge, Copenhagen Airport (CPH)

Overall Rating: 6/10 An airline run lounge accessed on this occasion with a SAS Ireland flight and a Star Alliance Gold Card (Turkish Airlines). Accessed at breakfast and separately mid-afternoon. Food: Breakfast: a very limited selection of cereal, bread, spreads and cold cuts. Afternoon: a selection of cold cuts (herring, ham, salad, potato salad etc) and breads. Drinks: Self serve soft drinks, Cava, draught Carlsberg and non alcoholic beer. A wide selection of standard and somewhat unusual Nordic spirits. WiFi and…

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A Review of the Aegean Airlines Lounge, Thessaloniki (SKG)

A Review of the Aegean Airlines Lounge, Thessaloniki (SKG)

Overall Rating: 7/10 An airline run lounge accessed on this occasion with an Olympic Airlines flight and a Star Alliance Gold Card (Turkish Airlines). Food: Sandwiches, salads, rice, cold cuts, bread and soup. Drinks: Self serve soft drinks and beer. A wide selection of standard and unusual spirits. WiFi and Power: Fairly fast Lounge WiFi with a password. Views and Comfort: Very modern lounge with views over the apron. Boarding directly from the lounge, which worked out very well. Comfy chairs…

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A Review of the “Premium Lounge”, Denpasar Bali Airport (DPS) International Terminal

A Review of the “Premium Lounge”, Denpasar Bali Airport (DPS) International Terminal

Overall Rating: 5/10 An contract Lounge, accessed on this occasion with a Malaysia Airlines flight and a LATAM Sapphire Card. Food: Sandwiches, salads, rice, fried fish and vegetables. Drinks: Self serve soft drinks and beer, and a bar with wine and spirits. WiFi and Power: Fairly fast Lounge WiFi with a password. Views and Comfort: Lounge is inside Terminal, with no views outside. Somewhat dated furniture in an eclectic range of styles…

A Review of the Malaysia Airlines CIP Lounge, Kuala Lumpur Satellite M (KUL)

A Review of the Malaysia Airlines CIP Lounge, Kuala Lumpur Satellite M (KUL)

Overall Rating: 4/10 A temporary lounge while the Malaysia Airlines Satellite lounge is renovated. Accessed on this occasion with a Royal Air Brunei (Malaysia Airlines ticket stock) flight and a LATAM Sapphire Card. This the flagship Malaysia Airlines Lounge is at the main terminal. Food: Two hot options (pasta), dumplings and soup. Drinks: Self serve soft drinks and waiter ordered alcoholic drinks. WiFi and Power: Fast Lounge WiFi with a password. Views and Comfort: Good views from the lounge over the…

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A Review of the Malaysia Airlines Business Lounge, London Heathrow Terminal 4

A Review of the Malaysia Airlines Business Lounge, London Heathrow Terminal 4

Overall Rating: 7/10 An lounge operated by Malaysia Airlines. Accessed on this occasion with a OneWorld LATAM Sapphire Card and a Malaysia Airlines Flight. One of two lounges at this location, the other being the Malaysia Airlines First Class Lounge (First and OneWorld Emerald). Food: A broad selection of hot and cold food. Noodle curry, vegetables, peanut sauce, soup and salads/sandwiches. Drinks: A waiter served bar with a standard array of alcoholic and soft drinks, including Prosecco. Soft drink and water…

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A Review of the Middle East Airlines (MEA) “Cedar” Lounge, Beirut Airport (BEY)

A Review of the Middle East Airlines (MEA) “Cedar” Lounge, Beirut Airport (BEY)

Overall Rating: 5/10 An airline run lounge operated by MEA. Accessed on this occasion with a SkyTeam Elite Plus Card and a MEA Flight. Also used by a number of other airlines, primarily SkyTeam members. This the main MEA lounge (“Cedar Lounge”). Crowded, noisy and claustrophobic atmosphere, albeit with a better food selection than the “Beirut Lounge” annex down the hallway (also operated by MEA). Food: Pastries, pasta, vegetables, chicken, salad etc from a hot buffet. Very busy! Drinks: A waiter…

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A Review of the Middle East Airlines (MEA) “Beirut” Lounge, Beirut Airport (BEY)

A Review of the Middle East Airlines (MEA) “Beirut” Lounge, Beirut Airport (BEY)

Overall Rating: 6/10 An airline run lounge operated by MEA. Accessed on this occasion with a SkyTeam Elite Plus Card and a MEA Flight. Also used by a number of other airlines, primarily SkyTeam members. This is the “Annex” to the main lounge (“Cedar Lounge”) a few hundred meters away. A much calmer atmosphere with comfy chairs and great views over the apron, though much more limited food and drinks selection. Food: A limited selection of cold pastries, peanuts and grapes….

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A Review of the No.1 Airport Lounge, London Heathrow Terminal 3 (LHR)

A Review of the No.1 Airport Lounge, London Heathrow Terminal 3 (LHR)

Overall Rating: 3/10 A contract lounge operated by an Airport Lounge chain. Accessed on this occasion with a SkyTeam Elite Plus Card and a MEA Flight. Also used by a number of other airlines and open to those with Priority Pass etc. Food: A very disappointing selection of salad and soup, with a few cakes. Can order one (very small) hot item per visit. Drinks: Alcoholic drinks served from a bar. A good selection of spirits, wines and beers. Lots of…

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