OK, this is a weird one. But I can’t help thinking that it will be welcomed by some Head for Points readers!
The new lounge is …. a bar.
To be precise …. The Grain Store Cafe & Bar.
Obviously this is not an airport lounge. It’s a bar. In an airport.
The terms and conditions are simple. Turn up at The Grain Store Cafe & Bar, flash your Priority Pass or Lounge Club card, and you will receive £15 per person off your bill. You can charge as many guests as you like to your pass, although you will obviously be recharged later on if you are beyond your guesting limit.
This is quite tempting. I have an American Express Platinum card which comes with two free Priority Pass cards. Each allows me a free guest. If my wife and I turn up at The Grain Store Cafe & Bar with our kids, we will get a £60 discount on our bill. And if we’re still hungry or thirsty, we can pop into the No 1 Lounge anyway …..
This is also a decent way of using the two Lounge Club passes that come with American Express Preferred Rewards Gold. ‘Take out our card and get £30 of free beer’ – now that’s a selling point!
Thanks to Jeremy for this.
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