Etihad Airways has opened a new premium lounge
in Frankfurt, Germany, its first outside the UAE.
Conveniently located opposite the gates most
commonly used by Etihad for the departure of its flights, the 275
square metre lounge can cater for up to 50 premium passengers in a
The lounge opens three hours prior to
the departure of Etihad Airways flights, giving passengers an
opportunity to relax in style and soak up a whole range of
services and facilities.
Peter Baumgartner, Etihad
Airways’ chief commercial officer, said, “Our new
facility offers a luxurious lounge area in a truly superb
environment that will provide Etihad’s premium customers with a
range of entertainment options if they want them, or plenty of
other ways to simply sit back and enjoy some relaxation prior to
boarding their flight.”
Customers are offered
five-star dining facilities in the lounge with a selection of
foods from around the world all provided in the ‘live’ kitchen.
A modern business centre provides
individual workstations and privacy for those with laptops. A free
of charge telephone can be utilised as well, offering free calls
within the greater Frankfurt area.
include a prayer room, a relaxing seating area with Italian
leather chairs to enjoy, and there are luxurious bathroom and
shower facilities for customers to freshen up in prior to
Etihad Airways provides a complimentary
limousine service for its first and business class passengers
flying into and out of Frankfurt airport.
The opening of the Frankfurt premium lounge
will be followed by others, including Terminal
4 at London Heathrow where Etihad will move to at the end of
of the new Frankfurt lounge marks the beginning of a gradual roll
out of Etihad lounges across the airline’s network which will all
offer the same high quality look and feel. It also creates a
consistent end-to-end travel experience for our premium customers,
on the ground and in the air,” added Mr Baumgartner.
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