Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 08 Feb 2016
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Member since 10 Jul 2018
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The Velocity International Guide only lists lounges in South Africa being available for Velocity Gold and Platinum, thus it's fair to assume to you won't have access in London unfortunately.
Member since 24 Apr 2012
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Correct, no access as a Velocity member in London when flying SAA.(If it's not in the guide, the answer is always 'no access'.)You could, however, book Virgin Atlantic instead from London to Johannesburg, as Velocity Gold and Platinum members get access to the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse at Heathrow, among other locations.
Member since 06 Oct 2017
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Could apply for United’s status match and get *A Gold to use for access.
Member since 15 Nov 2017
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Air NZ is also offering a status match for Velocity Gold and allows a portion *A status credits to be used in their challenge
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