In London Heathrow bietet American Express ab 2019 eine Centurion Lounge …

Die American Express Centurion Lounges für Inhaber der Platinum Card (auch Centurion) erfreuen sich doch sehr großer Beliebtheit. Manche behaupten, sie seien überbewertet. Darüber kann man sich 2019 ein Bild in London Heathrow machen. Hier wird American Express die Idee einer Centurion Lounge aus den USA exportieren.

Die Pressemitteilung:

“This will be American Express’ first Centurion Lounge in Europe, and second outside of the US. Opening in 2019, the new Centurion Lounge at Heathrow will be located post-security in Terminal 3 and offer an exceptional level of luxury including the premium facilities and services that Platinum and Centurion Cardmembers have come to expect as well as a bespoke offering specific to the UK. …
London’s distinctive combination of history and modernity will serve as inspiration for the space, which will span approximately 7,000 square feet. In addition to the existing amenities found across Centurion Lounge locations – such as complimentary food and beverage from top chefs and mixologists, premium showers, access to high speed wi-fi and private noise-buffering work stations – the lounge will feature specially curated amenities influenced by British hospitality, culture and style. …
Access to The Centurion Lounge is complimentary and exclusive for Platinum Cardmembers and Centurion Members. Platinum Cardmembers may enter with up to two travel companions at no additional charge. Centurion Members may enter with their immediate family or up to two travel companions. Platinum and Centurion Cardmembers may purchase access to The Centurion Lounge for further guests for an additional fee per guest.”

Zur Pressemitteilung: THE NEW PREMIUM AIRPORT RETREAT IN TERMINAL 3 WILL OPEN IN 2019

Zugang hat man mit der Platinum American Express Karte. Die kommt mit zwei Priority Pass Mitgliedschaften, einem riesigen Versicherungspaket und 24 000 Meilen.

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