Lounge Reviews

One Mile at a Time
Review: Ulaanbaatar Airport Lounge

My flight from Ulaanbaatar to Frankfurt was departing at 10AM, so I got to the airport plenty early, at around 6:15AM. Ulaanbaatar Airport is quite small, and there's... Read More

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Review: Luxair Lounge Luxembourg Airport

Luxembourg Airport has one lounge which is called The Lounge Luxembourg Airport according to the sign inside. Luxair’s web site shows it as “The Lounge By... Read More

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Review: Saudia Lounge Jeddah (JED)

While expectations were low, especially after the poor service on the Colombo to Jeddah flight, the Saudia Lounge at Jeddah was objectively not bad. In fact, I’d... Read More

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Review: Plaza Premium Arrivals Lounge, Heathrow LHR Terminal 3

Plaza Premium, a world-wide independent airport lounge operator, have just opened their 5th (yes, 5!) lounge at London’s Heathrow LHR airport. This new one is a... Read More

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Review: Qatar Airways Al Mourjan Business Lounge Doha (DOH)

Qatar Airways has a tremendous lounge in Doha that is in the running for the best business class lounge in the world. We had a couple hours between our flight from... Read More

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Review: Cathay Pacific The Pier First Class Lounge

Cathay Pacific is known for their excellent lounges. The airline has invested heavily in upgrades, both in its hub Hong Kong as in key markets such as London, Paris,... Read More

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Cathay Pacific Business Class Lounge London Heathrow

I must confess, I love the Cathay Pacific business class lounge at London Heathrow. I specifically used some of my frequent flyer miles to fly somewhere solely so I... Read More

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Review: Air India Domestic Business Lounge Delhi

Review der Air India Domestic Business Lounge am Airport Delhi. Eine durchwegs schlimme Lounge ... Read More

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Review: Air China First Class Lounge Beijing Airport

I arrived at Beijing Airport at around 6AM, plenty early for my 8:35AM flight to Ulaanbaatar. I already had my boarding pass for the flight, so headed straight to the... Read More

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Review: Royal Air Maroc “The Casablanca Lounge” (CMN)

The Royal Air Maroc Lounge in Casablanca has been remodeled and is now called The Casablanca Lounge. We spent about two hours in the lounge prior to our RAM flight to... Read More

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Review: Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge London Heathrow T2

Review der wirklich sehr schönen und noblen Air Canada Business Lounge in London Heathrow T2 Queen's Terminal ... Read More

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Index of the Flight Detective’s Flight and Lounge Reviews

For those that may wish to read my other reviews without having to search through all the posts, this is for you. Below you will find all my flight and lounge reviews... Read More

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Review: Sky Lounge Wien (Non-Schengen)

Ein Review der Sky Lounge am Flughafen Wien Schwechat. Klein und relativ voll, war es kein wirklich ruhiger Ort ... Read More

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Review: Oryx Lounge Doha (DOH)

We spent most of our long layover in Doha sleeping, but had a bit of time to visit a new lounge prior to departure. Even though our ticket was booked directly with Qatar... Read More

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Review: United Global First Lounge San Francisco Airport

My flight from Los Angeles arrived at Terminal 3 at around 10AM, so upon arrival I walked over to International Terminal G, where Star Alliance international flights... Read More

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Review: Araliya Lounge Colombo (CMB)

With an early arrival at the airport before our flight to Doha, we had plenty of time in the Araliya Lounge in Colombo. I prefer the SriLankan Serindib lounge I reviewed... Read More

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Review: SriLankan Serindib Lounge Colombo (CMB)

SriLankan’s flagship Serindib lounge in Colombo is the best lounge at Bandaranaike International Airport and worth a visit if you’re hungry before your... Read More

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Review: Korean Air KAL Business Lounge Los Angeles (LAX)

Prior to my China Eastern flight from Los Angeles to Shanghai we were invited to use the Korean Airlines KAL Business Lounge. In a nutshell: it’s better than... Read More

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American Airlines Premium Lounge Terminal E Miami Review

Introduction African Mileage Run American Premium Lounge Terminal E Qatar Airways Business Class 777 MIA-DOH Qatar Airways Arrivals Lounge DOH Doha Business Elite Flyers... Read More

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Who Is Having A Summer Gin Festival In Their Lounge?

A gin festival? What’s this? Who knew gin is so popular that an airline could have an entire festival for a season in their first class lounge. British Airways are... Read More

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Review: Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge Los Angeles Airport

My United flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco was departing at around 8:30AM, and I got to the airport about two hours early. I reviewed the United Club LAX... Read More

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Introduction African Mileage Run

Introduction African Mileage Run American Premium Lounge Terminal E Qatar Airways Business Class 777 MIA-DOH Qatar Airways Arrivals Lounge DOH Doha Business Elite Flyers... Read More

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Cathay Pacific London Heathrow First Lounge Eastern Set

Cathay Pacific operate an excellent first class lounge at London Heathrow and the Eastern Set at breakfast time is quite a decent meal. The menu changes around midday to... Read More

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Review: Etihad First Lounge Abu Dhabi

Review der Etihad First Lounge am Flughafen Abu Dhabi. Man spürt Einsparungen ... Read More

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Review: Etihad First Class Check-in Abu Dhabi

Review des Etihad First Class Check-in in Abu Dhabi. Idee super. Ausführung eher mangelhaft ... Read More

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Review: American Airlines International First Lounge LHR

American Airlines operate an International First Class Lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 3. This lounge is for first class passengers, AA ConciergeKey and Executive... Read More

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VIP Treatment in China Eastern VIP Lounge Shanghai Airport

Sometimes an ordinary lounge visit becomes a little bit extraordinary thanks to unexpectedly excellent service…even if such service is part of concerted scheme to... Read More

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Review: Milan Malpensa Airport Lounge

My flight from Milan to Paris was departing at 7:35AM, and I decided to head to the airport early, shortly after 5AM. The Sheraton is connected directly to Terminal 1,... Read More

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Review: Minute Suites Atlanta

Kicking Back at the Minute Suites Atlanta, Free of Charge! If there’s one thing that’s absent from the air travel experience it’s privacy.  Even... Read More

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Charming Concept: SAS Café Lounge

SAS offers a charming lounge concept at five smaller airports: lounge cafés. SAS bases operations out of three Scandinavian hubs: Copenhagen,... Read More

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Review: Azores Airlines Lounge Ponta Delgada

Our flight from Ponta Delgada to Lisbon was departing at 9:45AM, though we got to the airport plenty early, at around 7AM. That's because we had to get gas, return our... Read More