If you are travelling to a long-haul international destination and in transit, then you know fighting the boredom during long hours at the airport can become a harrowing experience. But all this is passé now. These days you will find modern, stylish airport lounges offering the best facilities to the weary travellers. Let’s take a look at some of the best airport lounges in the world.
Qatar Airways Premium Lounge, London Heathrow
The Premium Lounge by Qatar Airways at London Heathrow Airport offers a serene welcome. The ambience of the lounge is that of a hotel and instantly creates a tranquil mood as you step in. The sofa clusters here offers a relaxing experience while you unwind along with your travel companions. Treat yourself to an extensive wine list and a wide range of gourmet cuisines in the dining area of the lounge.
The Qantas Hong Kong Lounge
The Qantas Hong Kong Lounge has been adjudged as among the best business class lounge in the world for 2015. It is contemporary and stylish with a seating capacity of up to 300 passengers travelling in first and business class flights. Those visiting here find separate areas for relaxation, working and dining. The Spice Temple BBQ Bar here offers delicious cuisines, including the highly popular Charsui barbecued pork.
The Golden Lounge, London Heathrow
The Golden Lounge is operated by Malaysia Airlines at London Heathrow Airport. It is situated just next to the departure gate in Terminal 4. The business class passengers are offered access to premier lanes for faster immigration clearance and security checks. The passengers can treat themselves to British and Malaysian cuisines while waiting to board their flights. Hot and cold beverages can also be ordered at the bar. The lounge also offers free Wi-Fi access as well.
Oman Air Business Class Lounge, Muscat
The Business Class Lounge operated by Oman Air at Muscat International Airport has been named as the five best in the world for 2015. Situated on the first floor of the airport’s terminal, the lounge looks exquisite with its modern and elegant interiors. It also boasts of innovative technologies and state-of-the-art infrastructure. The passengers at the lounge are offered a business centre, wash and shower rooms, men’s and women’s prayer rooms, quiet rooms, dedicated dining facilities, and a spa with massage rooms with 15 minute complimentary treatments.