Plaza Premium Lounge has opened its second Plaza Premium Lounge in Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport, Hungary’s largest international airport. The opening marks the second lounge launch in a month; Plaza Premium Group debuted its first Lounge on 1 February and the second Plaza Premium Lounge follows on 1 March. The latest opening fulfils the Group’s ambition to provide a consistent airport experience for passengers transiting through and departing from Budapest’s Liszt Ferenc International Airport.
Locating in Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport Non-Schengen area, the new lounge accommodates 65 seats with runway views. The lounge offers the only shower facilities at the airport for travellers. Both business and leisure travellers can comfortably enjoy exclusive and distinctive Plaza Premium Lounge services while waiting to depart from or transit through the airport. A wide range of services will also be available at the lounge including free high-speed Wi-Fi and digital reading materials. Guests can also enjoy a refreshing cuisines and beverages to refresh their senses, alongside typical Hungarian cuisine and international cuisines.
At the end of 2019, Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport has expanded its network to 153 destinations in 49 countries. It recorded a dynamic recovery in air passengers at the airport in 2021, notably during the start of the summer season. In January 2022, the airport recorded a 750 percent increase in Passengers compared to the same month in 2021. The airport has also been recognised by Skytrax as “Best Airport in Eastern Europe” for eight consecutive years from 2014 to 2021 and has emerged as a leader, becoming the fastest developing airport in the region. Together with its airline partners, it is a key contributor to the development of tourism in Hungary and Budapest.
“We are delighted to bring the second Plaza Premium Lounge at Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport, and serve different types of travellers’ needs, including Schengen and Non-Schengen areas. The opening marks another significant milestone in the history for us to expand our footprints in Europe, at the same time bringing our Group’s core value, convenience, comfort, love and care to our travellers. Partnering with Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport further strengthens our growing footprint in Europe, together, we are looking forward to further expanding our award-winning, best-in-class signature hospitality with our second lounge at the airport,” said Okan Kufeci, regional general manager, Europe, Middle East and Africa.