Articles tagged “airport lounges”

Designing a Better Airline Lounge Experience

Designing a Better Airline Lounge Experience

Colin Nagy, Skift

Despite the investment and focus on lounges to compete for and retain premium passengers, there's a lot of thinking left on the table. Here are some simple fixes to design a better experience on the ground.

3 weeks ago

Seven of the Most Luxurious Airport Lounges in Asia

Seven of the Most Luxurious Airport Lounges in Asia

David Flynn, Executive Traveller

If you've got time to kill in one of these airports, there are certainly worse ways to while away the hours.

6 months ago

High-End Airport Lounges Are Evolving to Fight Jet Lag as Flights Get Longer

High-End Airport Lounges Are Evolving to Fight Jet Lag as Flights Get Longer

Eric Rosen, Bloomberg

New airport lounges are emerging with spa elements and wellness options for business- and first-class passengers. The average flyer or business traveler, though, will still have to use the same old overcrowded lounges they're used to.

2 years ago

The Airport Lounge Conundrum — Airline Innovation Report

The Airport Lounge Conundrum — Airline Innovation Report

Brian Sumers, Skift

Airline lounges are rarely as opulent as the promotional pictures suggest. Yet passengers seem to love them. Why? Will they persist forever?

2 years ago

What It Takes to Build the Perfect Premium Airport Lounge

What It Takes to Build the Perfect Premium Airport Lounge

Colin Nagy, Skift

Here are the brands that are innovating and getting the lounge experience right.

2 years ago

Frankfurt Airport Doubles the Size of Its VIP Lounge to Meet Demand

Frankfurt Airport Doubles the Size of Its VIP Lounge to Meet Demand

Richard Weiss, Bloomberg

Frankfurt's first VIP lounge was a victim of its own success, as celebrities and others wishing to stay out of the public eye swarmed it. Similar VIP lounges in Amsterdam, London, and Singapore should take note.

3 years ago

United Opens First Polaris Lounge as Part of Its Business Class Overhaul

United Opens First Polaris Lounge as Part of Its Business Class Overhaul

Grant Martin, Skift

United's highest-paying customers have a new place to call home at Chicago O'Hare. The Polaris lounge opened late last week and will be followed with similar properties across the globe through 2018.

3 years ago

Airline Lounges Up the Ante on Spa Perks for Ultra-Rich Male Passengers

Airline Lounges Up the Ante on Spa Perks for Ultra-Rich Male Passengers

Eric Rosen, Bloomberg

Crazy-rich male travelers: they're just like us.

3 years ago

Etihad Reveals Personal Airport Lounge Suite for Super Luxe Flyers

Etihad Reveals Personal Airport Lounge Suite for Super Luxe Flyers

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Etihad is defining what modern First Class is for commercial airlines.

4 years ago

Getting Into the Airport Lounge Is About to Get More Difficult

5 years ago