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Save 20% on all Plaza Premium airport lounges worldwide

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Plaza Premium is running a special offer across its global portfolio until 29th February.

You will save 20% on advance bookings for all Plaza Premium lounges when you book via this page of their website.

You need to both book AND visit the lounge by 29th February.

Save 20% on Plaza Premium airport lounges

We are big fans of Plaza Premium lounges, with your fellow HFP readers voting the Heathrow Terminal 5 lounge ‘Best Independent Airport Lounge’ in the Head for Points 2019 Travel & Loyalty Awards.

Here are links to our UK Plaza Premium lounge reviews if you want to find out more:

PS.  We hear that the HFP award is now on display in the Terminal 5 lounge.  If someone can take a photo and send it across, we’d be grateful.  We already have a picture, see Instagram here, of Club Aspire Gatwick South showing off their ‘Best New Airport Lounge 2019’ trophy.


Getting airport lounge access for free from a credit card

How to get FREE airport lounge access via UK credit cards (January 2022)

As a reminder, here are the three options to get FREE airport lounge access via a credit or charge card:

American Express Platinum card Amex

The Platinum Card from American Express

30,000 points and an unbeatable set of travel benefits – for a fee Read our full review

The Platinum Card from American Express comes with two free Priority Pass cards, one for you and one for a supplementary cardholder. Each card admits two so a family of four gets in free. You get access to all 1,300 lounges in the Priority Pass network – search it here

You also get access to Plaza Premium, Delta and Eurostar lounges.  Our American Express Platinum review is here. You can apply here.

Nectar American Express

American Express Preferred Rewards Gold

Your best beginner’s card – 20,000 points, FREE for a year & two airport lounge passes Read our full review

American Express Preferred Rewards Gold is FREE for the first year. It comes with a Priority Pass card loaded with two free visits to any Priority Pass lounge – see the list here

Additional lounge visits are charged at £20.  You get two more free visits for every year you keep the card.  

There is no annual fee for Amex Gold in Year 1 and you get a 20,000 points sign-up bonus.  Full details are in our American Express Preferred Rewards Gold review here.

HSBC Premier World Elite Mastercard

A huge bonus, but only available to HSBC Premier clients Read our full review

HSBC Premier World Elite Mastercard gets you get a free LoungeKey card, allowing you access to the LoungeKey network.  Guests are charged at £20 although it may be cheaper to pay £60 for a supplementary credit card for your partner.

The card has a fee of £195 and there are strict financial requirements to become a HSBC Premier customer.  Full details are in my HSBC Premier World Elite Mastercard review.

PS. You can find all of HfP’s UK airport lounge reviews – and we’ve been to most of them – indexed here.

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