Last month, Qantas began reopening many of its domestic airport lounges as states eased their COVID-19 restrictions for indoor venues. With fewer people travelling, a need to control costs and government-mandated health restrictions, it was always going to be a challenge for Qantas to reopen its lounges while still offering an excellent experience to guests. But it seems Qantas … [Read more...]
Airport Lounge Reviews
Reviewing Airport Lounges is something many Australian Frequent Flyers do. Our members also enjoy reading the reviews when deciding what airport lounge to visit. In this category we review the various airport lounges, including the Qantas Club. Be sure to take advantage of the Qantas Club Discount available to our GOLD members.
The international Qantas First Lounge in Sydney is Qantas' flagship and arguably most popular lounge. With breathtaking views over not only the airport, but also the Sydney skyline, this lounge offers restaurant-style dining and even complimentary spa treatments. Although the lounge is starting to show its age a little bit, and it can get crowded during very busy periods, this … [Read more...]
The Emirates Lounge in Melbourne has been open since the end of 2015, and offers a very pleasant space to wait for your international Emirates or Qantas flight. Lounge Details Airline Emirates Airport Melbourne (MEL), Australia Terminal Terminal 2 (International) Location Up the escalator near gates 9 & 10, across from The House … [Read more...]
Qantas passengers flying from Bali's Denpasar Airport could soon be offered a brand new lounge experience. The airline is currently trialling a new "pre-flight service" in Denpasar, in partnership with the Novotel airport hotel. Early reports suggest that it's a vast improvement over the current Qantas lounge arrangements in Bali. Qantas Business passengers, as well as Gold, … [Read more...]
Last week, the brand new Virgin Australia Lounge in Wellington received some serious criticism from an AFF member. But this week, Qantas has also come under fire for the quality of its lounges at one of its airports across the ditch. The Qantas Business and First Class lounges in Auckland are, frankly, in dire need of a refurbishment. The good news is that these lounges … [Read more...]