Bidvest Premier Lounge at Lanseria International Airport. (Image: Supplied)
Whether you’re trying to juggle work between flights,
putting the final touches to a proposal after a successful day
of meetings, or looking to close the laptop, switch off the
phone, and get holiday
ready - airport travel lounges can help you make the
most of your airport experience.
If you’re tired of having no place to charge your phone,
over jostling through crowded terminals or paying a hefty
price for airport food - Airport lounges will change how
And they’re not just for VIP’s - although you may feel like
one! Lounges are often filled with complimentary amenities such as premium
food and snacks, fully stocked bars, modern shower facilities, fast WIFI,
plentiful power outlets and secure business centres.
So, whether you’re a newbie airport
lounge traveller or seasoned user, here are four ways you can
make the most out of your airport lounge access:
Experiencing a flight
delay or cancellation, or just trying to relax and get
into holiday mode? Lounges offer a calm and peaceful haven away from the bustle
of the terminals – with more comfortable chairs! Grab
a complimentary paper or magazine and settle in for your wait to catch you
flight. Plus, many airport lounges include showers facilities – allowing
you to freshen up ahead of your next flight connection.
Airport lounges are kitted out with their own assortment of
electrical outlets – so charge up those tablets for
the kid's entertainment and your phone to call the family
or taxi when you land for an easy and pleasant trip ahead.
One of the biggest perks of airport lounges is the
complimentary light meals, snacks and drinks. They make the perfect place
to refuel after a busy day of meetings where you skipped lunch
or to get you ready and fuelled for the day ahead with a
light breakfast and good strong cup of coffee.
Free WIFI, charging points, complimentary coffee and a
quiet environment, means just one thing for the business
traveller - an amazing pre-flight office! Lounges offer
the opportunity to catch up on emails, send meeting
requests, making sure you have the car rental companies
details and more in comfort. The friendly staff can
also assist you with finding the correct terminal for your
flight. After the rush to get to the airport, lounges offer
the chance to regroup, reorganise and get ready for your
trip in comfort.
Airport lounges can be accessed with many
status credit cards or by paying a once off walk-in rate. If you're travelling from
Lanseria International airport try
out Bidvest’s Premier
lounge. The beauty of this lounge is that it is situated on the
landside to really relax, refresh and refuel ahead of OR after your
Take a 360 degree tour of the lounge and visit the website on www.bidvestlounge.co.za to view their other 10 lounges nationally.
This post is sponsored, written and provided by Bidvest.