PICS: Star Alliance opens new lounge in Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport

2019-03-08 14:27 -
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Travellers can now enjoy a premium lounge experience at the first dedicated alliance lounge in Amsterdam, as the Star Alliance branded lounges network grows to eight.

First and Business Class passengers and Star Alliance Gold Card holders as well as eligible paid lounge members of the Air Canada Maple Leaf Worldwide Club and United Club programmes, can access the new lounge  as of March 8th onwards.

Passengers should note it is located airside in the Departures 2, Schengen Area on the Panorama terrace level, before passport control. It is available to 16 Star Alliance member carriers serving Amsterdam, to 23 destinations in 18 countries. Easy access is provided to the departure gates for Alliance member carrier flights to European destinations in the Schengen Zone. 

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Facilities include a luggage storage area, individual work booths, communal work table, dining area, bar area, relaxation area and a wine bar. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the lounge, and a mix of standard and USB power outlets ensure that customers can recharge their electronic devices.

Amenities feature a serviced bar during afternoon hours, beer on tap, a complimentary buffet with hot and cold meal options, flight information, business services such as printing and scanning, complimentary reading material and personal care amenities upon request. 

The lounge can accommodate up to 150 guests and will open daily from 5.30am to 9.30pm, depending on the Star Alliance (Schengen) flight schedule.

Star Alliance also offers Star Alliance branded lounges around the world located at Buenos Aires Ezeiza (EZE), Los Angeles (LAX), Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Nagoya (NGO), Rio de Janeiro Galeao (GIG), Rome Fiumicino (FCO), and Sao Paulo Guarulhos (GRU).

Star Alliance plans to refurbish its branded lounge in Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport in the coming months. The renovation will deliver a fresh and relaxing atmosphere and further enhance the travel experience of customers travelling from the French capital.

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