Aspire Lounge Edinburgh Airport

Aspire Lounges announces opening new lounge at Edinburgh Airport

Global aviation services firm Swissport has announced the opening of a new Aspire Lounge at Edinburgh Airport, featuring a refreshed look and feel.

The new lounge, which seats 142, has been designed to offer passengers a comfortable start to their journey, with uninterrupted runway views, separate booths for business and family passengers and private washroom facilities.

DV8 Designs has been tasked with the designing of the lounge. They made a contemporary, high spec lounge textured with traditional patterned fabrics and featuring the artwork of iconic scenes from the city. Open to all travellers irrespective of airline or travel class booked, it offers unlimited free WIFI, plush seating with tableside charging facilities and food cooked fresh on-site and served on marble countertops.

The food includes pancakes at breakfast, a cheeseboard and hot and cold meals throughout the day. A comprehensive bar offer includes the exclusive to Aspire Lounges Spey Whisky and Byron’s Gin.

Sharon Jevans, Lounges Director at Swissport, said: “We’re excited to unveil our new Aspire Lounge at Edinburgh Airport – the first to showcase our brand-new design for our lounges worldwide. This fabulous space is a natural choice for guests to enjoy before their flight.”

Jason Holt, CEO Swissport Western Europe added: “We are proud that the evolution of the Aspire brand of Airport Lounges has its debut at Edinburgh Airport – a long-standing and important partner to Swissport. The new lounge offers business travellers, families and individuals a comfortable and stress-free experience.”

Gordon Dewar, chief executive of Edinburgh Airport, said: “We’re delighted that we’re the first airport to be home to Aspire’s new look lounge as they begin to roll it out across the world. It looks excellent and has already received great feedback from passengers who have had time to enjoy the new surroundings and relax ahead of their flights.”

The lounge will be open to guests booked using ExecutiveLounges.com, membership schemes such as DragonPass and PriorityPass.


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