British Airways will open a luxurious new lounge
for premium passengers and top tier oneworld members at London
Heathrow's Terminal 3 on 11 May 2009.
Galleries Club Lounge is for eligible customers travelling to
Barcelona, Madrid, Lisbon, Helsinki, Vienna and Malaga.
second dedicated 250-seat lounge for customers travelling in First
will open later in the year at the same time longhaul flights to
Sydney, Bangkok and Singapore transfer from Terminal 4.
Silla Maizey, British Airways' customer director, said, "The
new and amazingly spacious lounge offers the same fabulous luxury
and comfort as the lounge complex in Terminal 5. It will bring the
glamour back to Terminal 3."
The lounge features unique
Swarovski chandeliers over the Silver Bar in the Galleries Club,
and furnishings by Osborne & Little. Work and entertainment zones
are also available with free WiFi. There is also a dedicated 'Kidzone'
room for younger passengers with interactive furnishings, a
magnetic wall and toys.
An Elemis travel spa, offering a
range of beauty therapies and treatments, will open in the new
lounge complex later in the year. Travellers can choose from a
range of enticing shops and services in Terminal 3, including
Harrods, Jo Malone, Paul Smith and Emporio Armani.
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