Work has started on building a new Premium
Lounge directly adjacent to the Finnair Lounge near Gate 36 in the
non-Schengen area of Helsinki Airport.
The Premium Lounge,
designed by Helsinki-based dSign Vertti Kivi & Co, will be open in
spring 2014 and complement the original Finnair Lounge.
facility will be available to Finnair Plus Platinum and Gold
members and their guests only, as well as frequent flyer
cardholders with equivalent status at a fellow oneworld airline.
All customers will be able to enjoy completely new private shower
suites and a Finnish sauna. An exclusive Finnair Tax-Free Shop
will also be opened next to the lounges, serving all non-Schengen
“We are eagerly looking forward to opening a
new lounge for our most frequent and loyal customers to keep up
with burgeoning demand for our world-class lounge facilities,”
said Markku Remes, Finnair’s Manager of Lounge and VIP Services.
“The expanded lounge environment will offer passengers calm,
refreshment and relaxation while also showcasing Finland as an
international hub of art and design surrounded by the freshness of
Meanwhile, Business Class passengers, Finnair Plus
top-tier loyalty card holders and other customers entitled to
lounge access at Helsinki Airport are now offered an upgraded
range of complimentary wines, beer and spirits at all Finnair Lounges at Helsinki Airport, as well as hot meals at breakfast,
lunch and dinner times.
Additionally, at the non-Schengen Finnair
Lounge, a more exclusive list of premium champagnes and liquors
are also available for a charge. Joseph Perrier Cuvée Royale Brut
Champagne is complimentary for Finnair Plus Platinum members and
other Emerald-level oneworld frequent flyer cardholders.
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