The Points Guy will not sell your email. Glad I read this before heading there next week... family had 1.5 hour transit at the airport and I was worried about missing out on a fine Lounge experience... might pop my head in for a look, but not so disapointed with the short turn around time now. The … Qatar Airways Doha … Do everything you can to sweet talk your way in to Al Mourjan if you have to and give this lounge a miss. If you’ve forgotten your password, simply enter your email address But I certainly don't see the logic of it. Since last year Qatar Airways also offers … Not just two or three business class flights. But if you’re flying in first class you’ll want to go to the Al Safwa First Lounge, while if you’re flying in business class you’ll want to go to the Al Mourjan Business Lounge — or possibly pay for to access the Al Safwa First Lounge. To the left, near the entrance, is a sleeping area with six couches and reclined sleeping chairs. This being said, the lounge is disappointing when compared to the first-class lounges offered to Oneworld Emerald elites at other Oneworld hubs. I've said it before and I'll say it again. That's $750 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®. The lounge doesn’t have its own Wi-Fi, so you’ll need to connect to the airport’s free Wi-Fi. You can kinda see why they have this weird lounge policy in place. The difference is that the CCR and Galleries First is not materially different with the exception of the quality of booze, as I've been told. 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I have to agree the review is spot on, if not a little generous. Bit of a raw deal if you're used to a proper First lounge, but you can see why they do it. Premium Class customers, Privilege Club Platinum, Gold and Silver members travelling on Qatar Airways as well as oneworld Emerald and Sapphire members travelling on any oneworld flight can enjoy premium lounge facilities in airports around the world. Emirates have their failings but they have honoured the agreement with QF and provide superior lounges in most places. Convert your points into Virgin Australia Velocity Points, and more. Flying economy on Qatar you cant get access to the real Business class or First class lounges. Members of oneworld airline frequent flyer programmes with the equivalent of oneworld Emerald or Sapphire tier status can use lounges offered by oneworld airlines when departing on any flight marketed and operated by any oneworld … What a joke. So I'm a QF WP and flying out of Doha (with QR) in J so I should go to the  business class Al Mourjan lounge because it's better than the one reviewed here? Will not be flying Qatar again as a paying leisure customer (and with the flow on effect of not flying business with them either). So as a Oneworld Emerald traveling in Economy on Qatar what lounge in Doha would myself and companion have access to? Already have an ET account? That's because this isn't a true 'first class' lounge, as such: the confusingly-named space caters to Oneworld Emerald frequent flyers (including Qantas and Qatar Platinum-grade members) travelling in economy – not to actual first class flyers who are whisked to the separate and far superior Al Safwa Lounge. This site does not include all credit card companies or all available credit card offers. That's because this isn't a true 'first class' lounge, as such: the confusingly-named space caters to Oneworld Emerald frequent flyers (including Qantas and Qatar Platinum-grade members) travelling in economy – notto actual first class flyers who are whisked to the separate and far superior Al Safwa Lounge. There were six salads, four hot dishes, two soups and two types of cake. - Gordons and Johnny Red as their gin and whisky? Oneworld Emerald status also lacks punch at the Doha hub of Oneworld alliance member Qatar Airways, where the ‘first class lounge’ isn't intended for actual first class passengers (who instead visit the exclusive Al Safwa Lounge): only for Oneworld Emerald … I visited once at 12:30am and found the lounge to be extremely crowded — so much so that I couldn’t find two seats together. The beverage selection is a little more promising with both still and sparkling water, soft drinks, juice, wine and spirits available... ... pleasingly with true (French) Champagne in the Jacquart Brut Mosaique NV, which retails for around A$70 a bottle. They’re allowed to even bring one guest with them (also traveling on a oneworld … Currently , AA freq flyer program status is, EXEC PLT on AA ( Emerald-OneWorld ). Pros: hot food, showers and sleeping couches. Flying Melbourne to London, why would I give up the Emirates first class lounge in Dubai, the Cathay Wing first class lounge in HK or the MH first class lounge in KL to fly through Doha instead and use this lounge?? oneworld is an alliance of the world's leading airlines committed to providing the highest level of service and convenience to frequent … Login now. Regular travellers through Doha Hamad International doubtless hope that one day the Al Safwa lounge will open to top tier members of Oneworld (Emerald). You should only go to this lounge if you’re a Oneworld Emerald elite flying in economy on a Oneworld flight. These include the Qatar Airways Al Safwa and Al Mourjan lounges in Doha, for first and business class passengers respectively. When most of the flights come in overnight, the lounge is packed to the rafters, and then some. It seems odd, but it has a total capacity of 123 seats - compare that with over 500 in the real First Class Lounge. Sounds like first world problems, and relevant only to those OW Emeralds who randomly find themselves down the back, but seriously, these guys are taking the mickey. Talking point: have you given up on airport WiFi? One World passengers get an average lounge with QF But you really can't compare the QF Perth International lounge with the so called first lounge in Doha. Editorial Disclaimer: Opinions expressed here are the author’s alone, not those of any bank, credit card issuer, airlines or hotel chain, and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities. Receive up to 200,000 bonus Amplify Points when you apply, are approved and spend $12k on eligible purchases each year for two years. If you're flying at the pointy end your frequent flyer status isn't relevant in Doha – so yes, you'll have a much better experience in the Al Mourjan lounge. The lounge curves leftward to make an L shape. The lounge for a start is tiny. I'm here right now. I feel this is blatant misrepresentation of what is being offered. For an explanation of our Advertising Policy, visit this page. Oneworld Emerald status: All of the Sapphire benefits, plus access to fast-track security and first-class lounges and check-in when flying on Oneworld partners. At the square snack counter, juices, milk and assorted cereals were available during breakfast hours. I have found that on a lot of airlines, traveling out of their home airport in business with Emerald status, can leave the lounge experience feeling like a cattle call (DFW on AA, LHR on BA etc). However, at its hub in Doha, Qatar Airways also has exclusive business and first class lounges … I visited the lounge once at 12:30am and another time at 7:30am. I checked with AA EXEC PLT Desk, and they too confirmed ACCESS to the lounge. The partner airlines earning charts for Qatar and Qatar’s for Oneworld alliance airlines should be available hopefully sometime tomorrow. Kick back with a glass of Champagne as you peer into the terminal for some people watching... ... take a shower before your onward flight or pull up a chair in the high-walled TV zone... ... but which could do with a bigger TV to suit the space and make legible the scrolling bars commonly found on international news channels: On the whole, for Qantas Platinum/Oneworld Emerald members stuck in economy on long journeys to Europe, Qatar Airways' First Class Lounge just doesn't live up to its name. As you may have noticed, Qatar’s amazing Al Mourjan Business and Al Safwa First lounges do not appear on the above list. I've used the Al Mourjan lounge in DOH quite a few times when travelling J on Qatar (they offer some amazing J class deals out of europe). If Qatar is serious about attracting frequent travellers across from the competition then something really needs to be done about these piddly Oneworld lounges in Doha. All Oneworld Emerald elites and first-class passengers on a Oneworld flight have access, but if you’re flying in first class, you’ll definitely want to go to the Al Safwa First Lounge instead. The First Class punters will be in the 'Concord Room' which is the 'real' First Class lounge and only for those with an actual F boarding card. I spend quite a bit of time traveling long-haul Business Class on OneWorld with Emerald status. In meantime as average as economy is on EK, they do meet their obligations with very superior lounges all over the world. If you are not flying business or first class, don’t fly Qatar and don’t connect through Doha. Then they have a massive 'Galleries First Lounge' which whilst pretty good (and definitely better than the QR lounge reviewed here) doesn't actually have any BA First Class punters in there. business class Al Mourjan lounge because it's better than the one reviewed here? I'm in the lounge right now and the photos and description are an accurate reflection of the overall experience - which is disappointing to say the least. This site does not include all credit card companies or all available credit card offers. Let's keep the personal comments at bay, Jason. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). New Amplify Signature cards only. Was just there last night.I agree, Al Mourjan business class lounge eclipses everything else in Doha and pretty much the rest of the world. parties. While we've listed all travellers who can technically access this lounge, business and first class flyers would find better comfort in the expansive Al Mourjan and Al Safwa lounges, respectively, while economy flyers of other Oneworld airlines are pointed to the nearby Oryx Lounge by default. Hi Guest, join in the discussion on Qatar Airways 'First Class' (Oneworld Emerald) Lounge, Doha Hamad Airport, Executive Traveller is published by Business Travel Media Pty Ltd, a corporate authorised credit representative (#515763) of MGS FINANCIAL PTY LIMITED (#337568). I usually fly business class for work but sometimes there are no seats available at the last minute or a client books an economy ticket because their own company has a low budget travel policy, in which case my choice of airline for the trip reflects the lounges I can use with my Qantas Platinum card. Yes, this is very much like BA at Heathrow except that the BA 'first class' proposition for those not actually flying in First is much better than the Qatar lounge. As the lounge doesn't offer its own wireless service you'll need to connect to the airport's own WiFi network, which we found delivered slow but usable 1Mbps speeds – but there was nowhere great to plonk a laptop, beyond the few tables in the dining room. Members of oneworld airline frequent flyer programmes with the equivalent of oneworld Emerald or Sapphire tier status can use any lounge offered by any ... are eligible for lounge access. When I visited in the middle of the night, there was still a full buffet with daytime foods. British Airways Executive Club Gold card holders, being equivalent to oneworld Emerald, can also access Qatar Airways first class lounges. EY would have given me their superb first lounge, EK their presumably acceptable J lounge  (not flown with them since I lost WP) but I assumed QR would be fine as a One World Emerald. It’s so amazing that my husband, JT Genter, once showed up to the airport seven hours before departure because he had access. After the L’s elbow, there’s more seating and then a dining area at the far end of the lounge. The Qatar Airways First Class Lounge in DOH is certainly a step up from the neighboring business class lounge. Qatar Airways | Privilege Club - Which Lounge in Doha - Hi apologies if this has been covered, i will be transiting in Doha flying QR business class and have OneWorld emerald status...which lounge do you recommend i should use as i see they have many lounges Many thanks Although the outlets are universal, they won’t fit three-prong US-style plugs. We should also note that when the lounge is overflowing, some fortunate visitors are redirected to Qatar's stellar Al Mourjan (business class) lounge. oneWorld Emerald: Generic First Class Lounge For members with a Priority Pass there is also the ‘Al Maha Transit Lounge’ available 24 hours a day. I wish I had seen this review before I decided to pay up. Qatar Airways Privilege Club Platinum and Gold members travelling in an economy cabin of another OneWorld carrier can only access lounge … For example, consider the lounges offered to Oneworld Emerald elites by JAL in Narita, Japan, Malaysia Airlines in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Cathay Pacific in Hong Kong. The food is well yes, ordinary in QF Int'l Perth but it is a far more roomy generous lounge, not a second rate after thought aimed at circumventing the aims and reciprocity of One World. Subscribe to our free newsletter and get the latest news, reviews, tips and more sent straight to your inbox, Review: Qatar Airways 'First Class' (Oneworld Emerald) Lounge, Doha Hamad Airport. Traveled economy with Qatar with a 6 hour connection at Doha, and was offered paid access to "First Class Lounge" @ around $120 pp when I made the booking. If you are flying Y with QR but hold FF status you are sent to the Skyteam Lounge instead (which is still at least decent). When I visited at 7:30am, the buffet contained breakfast items. See, showed up to the airport seven hours before departure, can use First Class, Business Class or frequent flyer lounges, Hilton Honors Aspire Card from American Express, Malaysia Airlines in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Riding the bus could now give your United status a boost, New Zealand says its borders may remain closed through 2021, Many limited-time Chase card perks for groceries and more extend into 2021, U.S. Bank Altitude® Go Visa Signature® Card, Earn 60,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. You should only go to this lounge if you’re a Oneworld Emerald elite flying in economy on a Oneworld flight. These lounges look they're conceived and built to circumvent the spirit and rules of Oneworld membership. Also reviewed: Qatar Airways Al Mourjan lounge, Doha Hamad Airport. *Bonus value is an estimated value calculated by TPG and not the card issuer. i.e. [Deleted per AusBT comment policy: personal remark]. It is a very poor set up and one of the worst aspects is the smokers room in the middle of the lounge, immediately on entering the lounge you can smell the stench of stale cigarette smoke pervading every part of the lounge. All Oneworld Emerald elites and first-class passengers on a Oneworld flight have access, but if you’re flying in first class, you’ll definitely want to go to the Al Safwa First Loungeinstead. If you don’t have Oneworld status and aren’t flying in a premium cabin, you can access the Al Maha Lounge using Priority Pass. It's certainly a pleasant space with greenery adding colour to otherwise dark and muted tones... ... but which is firmly on the smaller side. I spend quite a bit of time traveling long-haul Business Class on OneWorld with Emerald status. Doha Lounge Access. Although miscellaneous power outlets can be found in the floor and along the walls, the most convenient power outlets are located between the seats in the middle part of the lounge before you get to the square snack counter. The so called first class lounge for one world emerald is an insult to Oneworld elite members. Already have an Executive Traveller account? Near the women’s restroom is the women’s shower area, which has two individual shower rooms. For comparison, you're QF Plat and flying ex MEL on QF you have access as follows, In Eco - QR First Lounge, which is worse than the Biz lounge, In Biz - Al Mourjan Lounge, which is better than QR First Lounge, In First - Al Safwa Lounge, which I assume is their real First lounge and is better than Al Mourjan. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. I would like to subscribe to The Points Guy newsletters and special email promotions. The First Class Lounge at Doha airport for oneworld carriers was designed to honor the spirit of the oneworld rules, which, on paper, grant Emerald status passengers access to First Class lounges. Qatar Airways | Privilege Club - Which Lounge in Doha - Hi apologies if this has been covered, i will be transiting in Doha flying QR business class and have OneWorld emerald status...which lounge do you recommend i should use as i see they have many lounges … A hallway on the left side of the lounge leads to an enclosed family room, an enclosed smoking room and restrooms. ECON tkt( code share) issued by American Airlines. Editorial Note: Opinions expressed here are the author’s alone, not those of any bank, credit card issuer, airlines or hotel chain, and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities. The main Al Ma… Signing up with Executive Traveller only takes a second and lets you You'd expect that a first class lounge on an airline's home turf would exude luxury and prestige befitting its 'flagship' status, but Qatar Airways' 'First Class Lounge' in Dohais an exception to that rule. At Heathrow, oneworld travelers have plenty of choice when it comes to lounges. If you’re a Oneworld Emerald you’ll want to go to the Qatar Airways First Class L… An emerald card will not provide access to these exclusive spaces. There were four hot dishes as well as congee and another type of porridge. In a first class lounge!? The "first class lounge" is inferior to the domestic Qantas Club lounge in food offering, toilets and facilities. * Exception: Lounge access will not be applicable for SriLankan Airlines FlySmiLes Platinum … The lounge is accessible to Qatar Airways Platinum as well as other oneworld airlines Emerald frequent flyer customers and eligible guests. below, then click 'Submit'. All Oneworld Sapphire and Emerald elites as well as business- and first-class passengers on a Oneworld flight technically have access. Although Champagne wasn’t visible, you could request it from a lounge attendant. Oneworld Emerald status: All of the Sapphire benefits, plus access to fast-track security and first-class lounges and check-in when flying on Oneworld partners. third It's completely free and we'll never pass your information on to This is absolutely not the best First Class or even Business Class lounge in Doha … It is not the bank advertiser’s responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered. There is a "Purchase Access" button there for the Business Lounge, but I figured since I was offered the First lounge with the booking I would take it up just for the rare experience. Poor food,  mediocre drinks, noisy, crowded, limited space and seating...  Will certainly avoid QR for anything requiring anything more than a direct connection in future. The Business Class lounge basically exists to honor the spirit of oneworld rules—per which Emerald and Sapphire customers receive lounge … Newspapers are available in the area between the first-class and business-class lounges. Good point! Flying at the back of the plane and could have flown any of the ME3 for my current flight. Resend one to yourself here. However, there are usually agents at the bottom of the escalator that will check and scan your boarding pass before you ascend, so there’s no need to approach the desk unless you need assistance. You'd expect that a first class lounge on an airline's home turf would exude luxury and prestige befitting its 'flagship' status, but Qatar Airways' 'First Class Lounge' in Doha is an exception to that rule. Enjoy a reduced annual card fee of $139 in the first year (normally $279). This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). There are a few access restrictions. here to apply. Your picture of the bar trolly says it all, looks like an after thought and a great way saving space in what is an already tiny lounge. I'm sure in their minds it makes sense. The lounge is accessible to Qatar Airways Platinum as well as other oneworld airlines Emerald frequent flyer customers and eligible guests. Apart from the usual benefits like extra baggage and so on, the big perk is access to … Qatar Airways is a member of the oneworld® airline alliance. In practice, the First Class Lounge is effectively a contract lounge … You’ll enter into an area with seating along a curved wall on the right. Crowds in the lounge vary greatly. 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