Lounge Reviews

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Premier Lounge Jakarta (CGK)

The best thing this Priority Pass lounge has going for it is the spa inside. That’s worth a visit, even if you skip the food and drink. In terms of Priority Pass... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Hong Kong Airlines Lounge Hong Kong Airport

My flight from Hong Kong to Los Angeles was scheduled to depart at 12PM. However, when reviewing lounges I always like for them to be as empty as possible so I can... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Cathay Pacific Lounge Shanghai Airport

My connection in Shanghai was supposed to be about two hours -- I was scheduled to arrive at 12:40PM, and I was scheduled to depart at 2:30PM. I know, planning a... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: JAL First Class Lounge Tokyo (NRT)

The Japan Airlines First Class Lounge in Tokyo Narita (NRT) is a great business class lounge…but doesn’t cut it as a first class lounge. Even though this... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Delta Sky Club, Concourse F, Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

Hartsfield-Jackson International airport in Atlanta is home to 9 different Delta Sky Clubs, the most of all of Delta’s hubs and Sky Club locations. However, there... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Diamond Lounge, Brussels Airport

Brussels Zaventem Airport (BRU) has two priority pass lounges located in Terminal A and Terminal B. The lounge for Terminal A is accessible by customers traveling on... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Pearl Lounge Marrakesh, a Priority Pass Lounge

For a contract lounge, the Pearl Lounge at Marrakesh Menara International Airport is one of the better Priority Pass Lounges in the network. The modest lounge is... Read More

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Review: Cathay Pacific Lounge Vancouver

London based Studioilse is responsible for the design aesthetic of the Cathay Pacific lounges and I really love them. The space is designed to feel like a chic apartment... Read More

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Review: United Polaris Lounge Newark (EWR)

What a difference a remodel makes! A former United Club that seemed to be crowded no matter what time of day is now home to a beautiful new lounge with seriously great... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Vietnam Airlines Lounge Ho Chi Minh City Airport

My flight from London was scheduled to arrive at 5:20AM, while my flight to Shanghai was scheduled to depart at 7:50AM, so I had a 2hr30min layover. We seemed to be one... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Qantas First Lounge, Los Angeles

I figured all SkyTeam airlines used the mediocre Korean Air Lounge LAX for premium cabin passengers.  So, color me surprised when my La Premiére guide walked... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Premium Lounge Guangzhou (CAN)

The Premium Lounge in Guangzhou has great coffee. That’s enough to earn this Priority Pass lounge high marks in my book. You actually have quite a choice now of... Read More

TravelUpdate
Which airline’s lounges has plates shaped like aircraft tails?

Cute design touches in airline lounges are something I really like. They make a place interesting to the eye, rather than just being a separate room for premium... Read More

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Review: 51st & Green Lounge at Dublin Airport

One of the fantastic things about flying from Dublin to the United States is the fact that Dublin has US Preclearance. All immigration formalities occur before you... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Turkish Airlines Lounge Istanbul Airport

We had a very long layover in Istanbul -- we landed from the Seychelles before 4AM, and departed for Los Angeles at 1PM, as flights to both cities are only offered at... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Air Seychelles Lounge Mahe Airport Seychelles

We were departing the Seychelles on a Turkish Airlines flight at 9:10PM, so we took the evening flight from Desroches Island to Mahe, which got us into Mahe at 5:40PM.... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Lounge Review: Cathay Pacific Tokyo Haneda (HND) Lounge

On a recent American Airlines business class flight from Tokyo Haneda (HND) to Los Angeles (LAX), I had a couple hours to spend at the airport before the flight. I was... Read More

God Save The Points
Review: Delta Sky Club Lounge – Los Angeles LAX Terminal 2…

The VerdictGreat views.Good coffee.Varied seating.Close to gates.85%The Final VerdictThe Space83%Seating Availability84%Beverages88%Food83%Wifi90%Views90%Reader Rating 0... Read More

Modhop
Brand New United Polaris Lounge at New York EWR

Next-Level Lounging Without the Pesky Flying A full half-day behind the press preview of the all-new United EWR (New York – Newark) Polaris Lounge, I’m in.... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: Avianca Lounge, Mexico City Airport

Mexico City International Airport has seven priority pass lounges that are available for eligible pass holders. There are three located in Terminal 1, and four located... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Lounge Review: Pacific Club Salones VIP Calama Airport (CJC)

The Calama airport is probably where you’re flying out of if you’ve been to the Atacama desert (which is definitely worth a visit!). It’s not a large... Read More

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Swimming at The Airport – VIP Lounge Punta Cana Review

The VIP Lounge Punta Cana offers guests an array of standard airport lounge amenities. Typical amenities include free soft drinks, espresso drinks, basic alcoholic... Read More

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Priority Pass Review: The Club at SEA Lounge

Background: After having already checked out the New Alaska Lounge at Concourse C, I decided to try out The Club at SEA Lounge before my flight home. I have Priority... Read More

No Mas Coach!
How many Priority Pass Memberships is too many?

Priority Pass memberships are everywhere. Sign up for almost any premium credit card from the banks and you’ll be offered a Priority Pass lounge membership. This... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Malaysia Airlines First Class Lounge Kuala Lumpur (Renovated)

The newly-renovated Malaysia Airlines First Class Lounge in Kuala Lumpur lacks some of the refinements of its global competitors, but is still a superb lounge and worth... Read More

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Review: Malaysia Airlines Business Class Lounge Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

The newly-remodeled Malaysia Airlines Busniess Class Lounge at Kuala Lumpur’s satellite terminal is a HUGE improvement over the former business class lounge. The... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Lounge Review: Primeclass Condor Lounge Santiago Airport (SCL) Domestic Terminal

This lounge is located across from Gate 26 in the domestic side of SCL. For being a domestic airport lounge accessible via Priority Pass, it’s actually quite nice.... Read More

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Review: Qantas Lounge Singapore (SIN)

While I very much enjoyed the nearby British Airways oneworld lounge at Singapore Changhi Airport, I liked the Qantas lounge even more. Access is reserved for oneworld... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: British Airways Lounge Singapore (SIN)

The British Airways lounge in Singapore Changhi (SIN) feels more fitting for its Heathrow hub than an Asian outstation. It is spacious and has excellent amenities,... Read More

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A “Real” Review of the United Polaris Lounge in SFO

My recent review of new United Polaris Lounge at SFO drew a couple critical comments that it was not “genuine” because pictures were taken prior to the... Read More

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Priority Pass Review: The New Alaska Lounge at SEA

Background: After landing, I was happy to get off the plane and see a nice Alaska Lounge right in front of my face! I felt like I could use a soda and snack, so I headed... Read More