Lounge Reviews

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Review: Star Alliance First Class Lounge Los Angeles (LAX)

The Star Alliance Lounge at LAX offers a quiet oasis from the bustling terminal with à la carte dining and personalized service. But it also has some rough edges.... Read More

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American Airlines Chicago Flagship Lounge REVIEW

American Airlines recently opened a new Flagship Lounge in Chicago. I went to check it out. Not entirely because I heard there was a champagne bar, but not NOT... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Lounge Review: Qatar Airways Al Safwa First Class Lounge Doha Airport (DOH)

I’ve reviewed Qatar’s business class Al Mourjan airport lounge before at Doha, but this was my first visit to Qatar’s first class Al Safwa lounge. As I... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Lounge Review: Premium Lounge Guangzhou Airport (CAN)

This lounge was extremely crowded when I visited because a lot of airlines use this lounge for their premium passengers at Guangzhou. It’s also accessible via... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Lounge Review: Baiyun Airport First Class Lounge Guangzhou Airport (CAN)

Transferring at Guangzhou was an… interesting experience. Probably because I was transferring from Royal Jordanian to Qatar at neither of their hubs. When I got... Read More

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Review: Dublin Airport DAA Executive Lounge Terminal 1

On the way back from Dublin, we stopped over at the DAA Executive Lounge to grab a coffee and some breakfast. Here is a review of the sole lounge in Dublin Airport... Read More

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Review: Alitalia Lounge Rome Airport

After spending a few minutes in the pre-security lounge, I cleared security and found the closest Alitalia lounge to my gate. I had read about Casa Alitalia,... Read More

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Great Alitalia Lounge Concept in Rome (Review)

It was a simple lounge–warm natural light from the morning sun, plenty of seating, and lack of clutter. But most importantly: an Italian breakfast. And it did not... Read More

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Review: Puerta del Sol Lounge Madrid (MAD)

Despite Madrid being a hub, Air Europa does not have its own lounge. During my layover in MAD I used the Puerta del Sol Lounge instead. Access is granted via... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Priority Pass Lima, Peru: Perfect Restover

Originally, I was supposed to stay at the Tupac Hostel in Lima because my flight to Cusco was at 6:40AM and I was scheduled to arrive at 11PM. And who wouldn't want to... Read More

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An Amazing Lufthansa “First Class” Business Lounge in Frankfurt

On the whole, I’d rate the Lufthansa First Class Lounge experience to be one of the best in the industry. But did you know that one business lounge in Frankfurt... Read More

The Reward Boss
New Amex Centurion Lounge Hong Kong – Photo Review

Welcome to The Amex Centurion Lounge Hong Kong The new American Express Centurion Lounge Hong Kong just opened. A RewardBoss reader, Jon, was one of the first to... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
United Club LAX: Not A Cure for the Hangover

A layover in Los Angeles could have turne‎d into a lengthy stopover following a day of drinking in Marina del Rey. Fortunately, the alarm clock at the Aloft LAX went... Read More

TravelUpdate
Hungry? Here’s what’s served in the Auckland Qantas Club

Flying out of Auckland in business class and hungry? You are quite likely to use the Qantas Club in Auckland, which serves Qantas, LATAM, Qatar Airways and probably one... Read More

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Review: Platinum Lounge Budapest (Non-Schengen)

Die Platinum Lounge in Budapest Non-Schengen ist eigentlich echt nice. Das Catering kann man aber vergessen ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Lufthansa Senator Lounge Detroit Metro Airport North Terminal

I was in Detroit recently and had the chance to visit the Lufthansa Senator lounge. I last reviewed this lounge in May 2015, and while the space is basically the same,... Read More

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Review: Aerolineas Argentinas Lounge Buenos Aires (EZE)

This is a huge lounge, but also an underwhelming one. While you’ll have no trouble finding a seat (or dozens of seats), you will be very disappointed if you arrive... Read More

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Review: American Express Centurion Lounge Buenos Aires (EZE)

I found the American Express Centurion Lounge to be the best lounge in Buenos Aires’ Ministro Pistarini International Airport. It’s worth a visit.... Read More

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Review: Star Alliance Lounge Buenos Aires (EZE)

With an extended layover between flights, I had time to go lounge hopping in Buenos Aires. My first stop: the Star Alliance Lounge, now part of the Priority Pass... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: American Flagship First Dining JFK Airport Review

In late May American opened their new Flagship Lounge in New York, with greatly expanded access requirements. However, the most revolutionary thing about the lounge... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: American Flagship Lounge Chicago O’Hare Airport

American is in the process of revamping their international lounge experience, including creating new Flagship Lounges. American's Flagship Lounges used to just be open... Read More

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Review: Aeromexico Lounge Cancún (CUN)

My connection turned out so quick that I had plenty of time to relax prior to my Aerolineas Argentinas flight to Buenos Aires. The airline uses... Read More

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Review: Thai Royal Orchid First Lounge Bangkok

Was Thai Airways in Bangkok in der First Lounge macht, gefällt mir schon sehr gut ... Read More

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Review: Thai Royal Orchid First Spa Bangkok

Der Thai Airways Royal Orchid Spa ist soooo genial. Damit rangiert die Lounge schon sehr hoch in meinem Ranking ... Read More

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Review: Thai First Begleitung in Bangkok

Thai beschützt am Flughafen Bangkok ihre First Passagiere. Man wird durch den ganzen Flughafen gelotst ...  Read More

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Review: Saudia Business Class Lounge Riyadh (RUH)

Earlier today I reviewed the Saudia First Class Lounge in Riyadh (RUH). During my long layover, I also had time to check out the business class side of... Read More

TravelUpdate
Review: Menzies Aurora Lounge Stockholm Arlanda T2

At Stockholm Arlanda Airport, British Airways use the Aurora Lounge which is operated by Menzies. You can also access this lounge if you have Priority Pass. The lounge... Read More

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Review: Saudia First Class Lounge Riyadh (RUH)

The first class section of the Saudia Alfurshan Lounge in Riyadh (RUH) proved to be a very comfortable place to spend a 7.5hour layover between flights. To reach the... Read More

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Review: Thai Royal Silk Business Lounge Kathmandu

Am Kathmandu Airport - man sollte es nicht glauben - gibt es eine Thai Royal Silk Business Lounge ... Read More

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Review: SkyTeam Lounge Dubai (DXB)

We spent about 90 minutes in the SkyTeam lounge in Dubai prior to our Saudia First Class flight to Riyadh. The lounge was comfortable, wi-fi fast, and food decent.... Read More

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An Inside Look At Cathay Pacific’s First Class Lounge- London Heathrow…

The VerdictWaiter service.Full service dining.Rothschild Champagne.Runway Views.Showers.Power ports.91%The VerdictThe... Read More