• One major change has been the removal of baths from the majority of rooms. Showers only now. The look and feel has all changed, and for the better, but some will miss not being able to lounge in a soothing bath at the end of a day.

  • It bears thinking about, but like Flying High mentioned, they have not witnessed many economy reward seats being unavailable, which is the same experience I have, except on maybe very high demand periods. So, how many of the extra 700,000 economy seats will actually be taken up, if there are plen...

  • They have indicated UP TO 30% more seats in premium. That leaves it wide open. 0% to 30%. Of course, the PER-LHR flight might never get a premium reward seat, and if you can get (maybe) a PER-SIN to connect then there is usually no availability on QF flights from there anyway.

  • In the comments section there is also a link to a daily mail newspaper article, that has lots of photos on the hotel.

  • Sorry, I cannot seem to post the link to the trip report I saw on airliners.net. Maybe you are not allowed to post links?

  • The Qantas American Express Ultimate card has NO upsides from April. All of the earning rates have gone down, and there are no one off bonus in April. There are no fee drops. In all, it is a loss of 17%

  • Yes, QF confirmed that it is a QF metal only offer, but noted that Perth FF's can fly to Melbourne or Sydney to then fly onto London, using more points, more cash, and more time, for flights to the UK from July - March, or wait for the March 2018 direct flights to start. Not much of an offer real...

  • Could be an issue for Perth FF's as I don't think codeshares are allowed. So we may have to wait until late March 2018 to travel to the UK on these reduced rates...