10 Aug 2015 07:30
Etihad Airways has officially reopened its newly refurbished First and Business Class Lounge at Abu Dhabi Airport’s Terminal 1.
The upgraded facility
measures an impressive 1,044 m² with seating for 134 guests and boasts stylish design elements
inspired by the airline’s new branding and image.
Shane O’Hare, Etihad
Airways’ Senior Vice President Marketing, said: “This upgraded lounge embodies
the contemporary design, attention to detail and customer focus synonymous with
Etihad Airways. Our guests travelling from and transiting through Abu Dhabi
Terminal 3, and now Terminal 1, will start their journey with a superior lounge
experience in a stylish and well equipped environment where they can relax and
Open 24 hours a day, the new Terminal 1 Premium Lounge offers a range of
facilities catering to the diverse needs of today’s business and leisure
travellers. As with the lounge in Terminal 3, the upgraded facility includes
comfortable armchairs, a dedicated dining area, state-of-the-art business
amenities, complimentary Wi-Fi connectivity, USB power outlets, bathrooms with
shower facilities, and a playroom for children.
Lounge guests will also be treated to Etihad Airways signature food and
beverage service with a choice of restaurant-style dining and a sumptuous
buffet complemented by an extensive selection of beverages.
The renowned Six Senses Spa at the lounge has been completely refurbished and
is available to promote travel health and wellbeing. Lounge guests are invited
to use the spa prior to boarding flights and can enjoy a refreshing
complimentary 15-minute spa session, with a range of other treatments available
The Terminal 1
Premium Lounge is open to Etihad Airways First and Business Class guests,
qualifying Platinum Etihad Guest members and the equivalent tier loyalty
program members of Etihad Airways Partner airlines flying from Abu Dhabi.
Terminal 1 Premium Lounge complements the extensive range of Etihad lounges at
our home, Abu Dhabi International Airport, which include the Terminal 3 Premium
Lounge and the recently opened US Premium Lounge, exclusively available for our
First and Business Class guests travelling to US destinations within the US
Pre-clearance facility located at the airport. The airline also offers the
region’s only Arrivals Lounge for guests arriving into Abu Dhabi. Etihad’s
lounge network is further expanding in the coming months. New lounges currently
under development including the dedicated First Class Lounge in Abu Dhabi, as
well as the upcoming international lounges in New York, Los Angeles and