Plaza Premium Lounge has opened its first Finnish facility, with a 445 sqm lounge at Helsinki airport.
Located between gates 34 and 40 on the third floor of the non-Schengen International Departures Terminal 2, the lounge has seating for up to 140 guests, with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the runways.
Features include a live cooking station offering “international cuisine and selected Finnish signature dishes”, with breakfast served between 0500 and 1100, and an all-day menu between 1100 and 0000.
Other facilities include showers, free wifi, workstations with printing service on request, and the brand’s first Playroom, a kids zone in collaboration with Australian-based toy brand Masterkidz.
To celebrate the opening Plaza Premium is offering a 25 per cent discount on pre-booking and walk-in entry prices until July 31.
Commenting on the news Song Hoi-see, Founder and CEO of Plaza Premium Group, said:
“We are excited to open our doors and welcome international travellers departing Helsinki Airport to experience our best-in-class services and facilities.
“Finavia is a very astute company I admire, they are strategically building stronger routes not only in Europe but also with China and Russia, two strong economic giants, we are proud to be part of the airport development and look forward to becoming an integral part of the airport experience in Helsinki.
“The launch of Playroom is our brand promise – creating value, comfort, convenience with love and care and kids facility is key to meet travellers’ needs today with the increasing multigenerational travel.
“By launching Playroom in the passenger-friendly Helsinki Airport, it raises the bar for thoughtful facilities in an airport – we are always about pushing the boundaries and making travel better for everyone of all ages.”
Plaza Premium recently announced plans for expansion in both the US and China, with openings at Denver International Airport and Dallas Fort Worth next year, and a goal of 40 new openings across the China by 2024.