Why Virgin Is Opening Luxury Airport Lounges Outside Of The Airport [Pics]

Why Virgin Is Opening Luxury Airport Lounges Outside Of The Airport [Pics]
Design & Architecture

Get free refreshments, snacks, and WiFi when you next visit your local bank.

Ross Brooks
  • 21 april 2014

Banks can be stressful places for many people, but Virgin Money wants to try and add a little bit of relaxation to the experience of dealing with your finances with their new lounge concept. Designed by Allen International, the lounges offer free refreshments, snacks, WiFi, advice, and use of public iPads. Located near Piccadilly Circus in London, Virgin Money also wants to try and offer a place where communities can come together.

The idea from Virgin money also includes a “sky lounge,” an area complete with Virgin Atlantic first class seats and windows. Bank customers can recline and enjoy the in-flight entertainment system while on the ground, and also browse free daily newspapers and magazines.


Lounge membership is completely free, along with almost everything else, and you’re welcome to bring a friend or family member in with you. For those with kids, there is even an area designed to keep them entertained while you take care of all your financial needs.


Virgin Money

[h/t] DesignBoom

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