As Roissy Airport, this is Europe’s second largest airport (after Heathrow). IMHO, this is Europe’s best Business Class lounge, The lounge was completely redesigned and refurbished in 2020.
The lounge is enormous. It has a total surface area of 3,400 sq. m. and a capacity of 530 seats. A dining area is located at the lounge’s far end. Called ‘Gourmet Table1, it is designed in the spirit of a modern Parisian brasserie. Food at the lounge is great. The buffet offers hot and cold dishes, with simmered casserole. At lunch and dinner time, a chef prepares the dishes in front of the guests. several sitting areas. of seats and tables for relaxation, working or dining.
Each area features different types of seats and tables for relaxation, working or dining. The lounge was created by French designer Lehanneur. The space is crafted to convey a sense of motionlessness. The lounge’s center piece is a stunning bar. The curved structure is sheltered under an immense golden mirrored ceiling. The bar is called ‘Le Balcon1. Two press kiosks are located on both sides of the bar. Balcon is chic, immersive and digital. It includes a succession of outlying theatrical box seats upholstered in blue velvet. They are specially designed by the head bartender of the Hotel Lancast. Every evening, coctails are served here. They are specially designed by the head bartender of the Hotel Lancaster in Paris.
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A small buffet station is located behind the bar. It offers the same food selection as at the larger dining area shown earlier. What’s your favorite airline lounge?. Leave a comment. The lounge features an ‘Air France Shopping’ boutique. It allows travelers to purchase a variety of unique and stylish Air France branded items. The lounge also features a quiet area. In “Le Petit Salon” calm reigns and smartphones are silent. The lounge’s large wellness area provides guests with A relaxation area with mini suites, a detox bar, and a Clarins spa with two cabins. The wellness area also features large luxury showers.
There are even two private saunas within the shower area to freshen up between flights. Improved air pressure and humidity levels also contribute to a greater travel comfort. There are eight rows of Business Class. This is my seat for the flight to the Maldives: 7A. The Business Class cabin has a sleek look. The soothing grey and white color palette features a few playful splashes of red and blue. Air France has a slickly choreographed safety video. Five fashionably and color-coordinated dressed women demonstrate the safety rules. Lights on/off crew call the clip is “tres chic”. It fits the airline’s very elegant and upscale branding.
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Air France‘s B787 Dreamliners are powered by General Electric engines. It features either a hotel review or a flight trip report in Business or First Class. Air France is a subsidiary of the Air France-KLM Group. The carrier is a founding member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance. Air France was formed in October 1933. The airline served as France’s flag carrier for 7 decades prior to its 2003 merger with KLM. The takeoff path takes us over Paris. France’s most famous landmark – The Eiffel Tower – is recognizable among the.city lights. Let’s take a tour of the Business Class seat.
The seat is comfortable, private and well equipped. In front of the seat is a large 16″ HD touchscreen. The screen is stowed to the side and swings out at the touch of a button. An ottoman is installed in the suite’s apex. Underneath this footrest is some storage space for smaller items (e.g. shoes). The console on the side houses a bright red storage unit. It holds the headphones, a vanity mirror, and elastic restraints to keep items in place. Seat adjustments can be made via buttons in a met. A bi-folding tray table is hidden below this trim and the adjoining large side table. Air France’s refurbished B777s feature the same seat. The carrier is currently retrofitting its A330 fleet with a different Business Class seat type. The kit contains the usual travel items Toothpaste, brush, dental floss, ear plugs, pen, comb, eye mask, & Clarins spa products.
Business Class passengers also get a shoe bag. It holds marine blue slippers and socks. Noise-cancelling headphones are provided. They can only be powered within an aircraft. Air France’s sleeping amenitites are fairly nice. A decently sized pillow and warm blanket are provided (but no quilted matress). Let’s have a look at the menu. On this flight, a 3 course dinner (after takeoff) and breakfast (prior to landing) are served. Beet mousse with cheese crumble, and spicy mixed nuts. Sauteed shrimp & mango tartare, and couscous with flowers, grapefruit & vegetables. i nere are iwo lavatories tor Business uiass passengers.
Both lavatories are located in the galley behind the cockpit. Time for some rest. The Business Class seat can recline into a fully flat-bed, which is 2 meters (82 inches) long. Mindfulness My Flight Air France Meal Menu Shopping. Air France has an excellent entertainment selection. There’s a huge selection of movies, TV shows, games and music to choose from. The IFE features interactive flight maps. The flight path takes us over the Middle East and the Arabian. Time to Destination: 1:22, Distance to Destination: 1116 km. A few hours later. The cabin lights are turned on 90 minutes prior to landing. Breakfast is served on one tray. It comprises a fruit juice, fresh fruit salad, pastries, and organic curd cheese.
First glimpse of the Maldives. The nation consists of 26 breathtaking atolls in the Indian Ocean southwest of India. The archipelago has 1192 coral islands and sandbanks. Around 200 islands are inhabited and 100 islands have been developed in tourist resorts. Every hotel in the Maldives is set on its own private island. This is One&Only Reethi Rah, one of the Maldives’ most famous and exclusive resorts. The islands are encircled by incredibly beautiful lagoons.
They are blessed with magnificent beaches and crystal clear waters. Landing at Male Airport. The airport is located on Hulhule island, nearby the capital island Male. The airport is also known as Velana International Airport. This refers to the family house name of Maldivian President Ibrahim Nasir. The Maldives has around 420,000 inhabitants. More than one third of them live in the capital Male (locally known as the King’s Island). Male is one of the world’s most populous cities. The capital island is connected to the airport island by a recently opened bridge. I paid 1850 euros for this return ticket to the Maldives. I booked the ticket directly on the KLM website (which I prefer over the Air France site).