Lounge News

United has 'no plans' to close SFO Arrivals

United Airlines has denied reports that it intends to close its Arrivals lounge at San Francisco following this week's opening ...

David Flynn |

Alaska Airlines opens new JFK lounge

Alaska Airlines has opened the first of its 'new concept' lounges at New York's JFK, and it provides a hint at what's to come a...

David Flynn |

United details its next Polaris lounges

United Airlines will follow this week’s opening of its new Polaris lounge at San Francisco with three more upscale lounge...

David Flynn |

United defends Polaris frequent flyer ban

United Airlines says its decision not to allow frequent flyers into its new Polaris business class lounges was made “to p...

David Flynn |

Priority Pass accepted at Melbourne's Plaza Lounge

Members of the global Priority Pass airport lounge scheme can now access the Plaza Premium Lounge at Melbourne Airport’s ...

Chris Chamberlin |

Where (and how) can you use Virgin lounge passes?

Some high-end credit cards offer Virgin Australia lounge passes every year as one of their many perks: but when, where and how ...

Chris Chamberlin |

British Airways opens new Rome lounge

British Airways has put out the welcome mat at its new lounge at Rome's Fiumicino Airport, with BA and Oneworld travellers sure...

David Flynn |

SQ extends hours of Sydney lounge

Singapore Airlines will keep its Sydney SilverKris business class and first class lounges open until late evenings from May 1, ...

David Flynn |

United's SFO Polaris lounge opens April 30

United Airlines will open its new Polaris business class airport lounge at San Francisco on Monday April 30, with travellers se...

David Flynn |

Priority Pass now unlocks Rex Lounge in Sydney

Priority Pass cardholders jetting through Sydney Airport can now access Regional Express’ Rex Lounge in Terminal 2 to relax an...

Chris Chamberlin |

Should the Qantas first lounge be more exclusive?

TALKING POINT | Do you remember when the Qantas First Lounge first opened its doors in May 2007? I do, and it is no unders...

Gary Walter |

SQ to revamp Changi T3 lounges

Singapore Airlines is readying plans for a massive makeover of its decade-old SilverKris lounges at Singapore’s Changi Ai...

David Flynn |

What's next on Cathay Pacific's lounge roadmap?

Cathay Pacific and Oneworld passengers have a riot of choice when it comes to the Hong Kong loungescape, with seven airside lou...

David Flynn |

Photos: AMEX opens new Melbourne lounge

Melbourne-based high flyers can now begin their journey abroad in the all-new American Express Lounge at Melbourne Airport&rsqu...

Chris Chamberlin |

Qantas' new Perth lounge access rules

To say there’s been confusion around Qantas’ access rules for international travellers at its Perth lounges would b...

David Flynn |

Preview: Qantas Perth International Transit Lounge

Qantas' much-touted Perth-London nonstop Boeing 787 flights will begin this weekend, taking passengers on a 17+ hour trek with ...

James Fordham |

Qantas vs Virgin: battle of the lounge breakfast

A good breakfast makes a good start to the day, and it’s a meal many business travellers enjoy at their airport lounge of...

Chris Chamberlin |

AMEX Melbourne Airport lounge opens March 27

The long-awaited American Express lounge at Melbourne Airport’s international T2 terminal will be open to travellers from...

Chris Chamberlin |