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...]
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.
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Virgin Australia opened its first international lounge at Wellington Airport last Wednesday, 17 April. As it happens, AFF member scubabe was the first customer to use the new lounge. This member's experience was so poor that they've vowed never to fly with Virgin Australia out of Wellington again. scubabe writes… At check-in this morning I was extremely happy to be … [Read more...]
Do you have Silver, Gold or Platinum status with Qantas or Velocity Frequent Flyer? Then you're eligible for access to two airport lounges that you won't see advertised on the Qantas or Virgin Australia websites! PNG Air is the second-largest airline in Papua New Guinea. It operates a network of domestic routes using its fleet of Dash 8 and ATR 72 aircraft. PNG Air … [Read more...]
AFF member bsb recently visited the Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse lounge in San Francisco. This is the lounge used by Virgin Atlantic, with access available to Upper Class passengers as well as Virgin Australia Velocity Gold and Platinum members. Virgin Atlantic's San Francisco Clubhouse lounge is also used by Fiji Airways. bsb has taken the time to write a review of their San … [Read more...]
The Qantas Singapore Lounge is one of the most popular in the Qantas lounge network. The service is excellent, the food and drinks are great and there are plenty of showers. There's just one problem - it can get a little too popular, leading to overcrowding and some lounge guests even being turned away at the door! The Qantas Singapore Lounge in Terminal 1 at Changi Airport … [Read more...]