Amex Opens New Lounge In Melbourne

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American Express today announced that they have a new American Express Lounge in the Melbourne Airport (MEL). Consider The Platinum Card® from American Express or The Business Platinum® Card from American Express. According to American Express,

Opening today in Terminal 2 at Satellite Level Departures, The American Express Lounge at MEL will offer Card Members a place to relax, refresh and reboot while traveling through Australia.

Amex Opens New Lounge In Melbourne

Amex Opens New Lounge In Melbourne

Images courtesy American Express

The Lounge will feature:

  • Complimentary food, prepared by Chef Kalesh Kamal, and beverages featuring barista service
  • High-speed Wi-Fi, computer and copy facilities
  • Flight information screens
  • Selection of local and international magazines and newspapers
  • Unique design elements including the Plaza Premium Lounge’s abstract ‘honeycomb’ and ‘cabin’, set to parallel cabin seating inside an aircraft and the American Express lounge’s modern aesthetic
  • The lounge will be open between the hours of 6 AM to 11 PM, 7 days a week.

The American Express Global Lounge Collection
The Platinum Member must present his or her valid American Express Card, government-issued I.D., and same-day corresponding airline ticket to club ambassador. Access to Delta Sky Club partner lounges is not permitted.

American Express Global Lounge Collection℠ Programs & Partners

An expanding network of airport lounges, the American Express Global Lounge Collection℠ is dedicated to offering Platinum Card Members more lounge options than any other card on the market*. Platinum Card Members can enjoy access to more than 1,000 airport lounges across 120 countries and counting, including flagship locations through The Centurion® Lounge and The International American Express lounges.

*Based on comparison with other U.S. credit card programs, as of 11/2016

Bottom Line

It’s always good news when there are more lounges for Platinum Card® from American Express or The Business Platinum Card® from American Express cardholders to benefit from.


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  1. I was there as they opened this morning as I am on my way home to Europe. It is nothing impressive in terms of amenities, yet it is stylish.

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