Plaza Premium Group on Friday announced the opening of its esteemed global lounge network with the inauguration of a luxurious lounge at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), situated in terminal 1D, adjacent to gate 4 on level 2.
The newly unveiled Plaza Premium Lounge embodies sophistication and functionality, offering discerning travelers at JKIA a premier space to unwind, dine, imbibe, work, and rejuvenate.
Encompassing an expansive 366 sqm area and accommodating 150 seats, Plaza Premium Lounge Nairobi seamlessly merges comfort and convenience in a contemporary setting.
The lounge’s interior exudes a fusion of modern African aesthetics, harmoniously blending tribal motifs with a serene color palette, catering to the refined tastes of travelers.
Patrons can relish an array of amenities including diverse lounge seating, high-speed Wi-Fi, charging stations, dedicated workspaces, and rejuvenating showers.
Additionally, guests can savor the gourmet delights on offer, with a diverse menu showcasing popular Kenyan delicacies and international cuisines meticulously crafted by adept chefs, ensuring a culinary experience that caters to every palate.
JKIA, serves as a pivotal African hub for business and tourism, welcomes an average of 9 million travelers, 40 airlines, and over 200 nationalities annually, making it a key destination in the region.
In response to the launch of Plaza Premium Lounge Nairobi, Kenya Airports Authority Ag. MD Henry Ogoye expressed, “The introduction of Plaza Premium Lounge at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport marks a significant milestone for Kenya Airports Authority, underscoring our commitment to providing passengers with top-tier amenities and comfort throughout their journey.”
We take pride in being part of this momentous development and are confident that it will enhance the overall airport experience for travelers exploring East Africa, seamlessly aligning with our vision to render travel stress-free and our mission to deliver a consistent and delightful travel experience.”
The Plaza Premium Lounge sets a new benchmark for airport hospitality, offering an unparalleled experience tailored to meet the diverse requirements of modern global travelers.
The grand unveiling of Plaza Premium Lounge at JKIA signifies the brand’s dedication to enhancing travel experiences and offering a sanctuary of opulence in the heart of East Africa.
Okan Kufeci, Senior Vice President of EMEA, remarked on the launch, stating, “PPG’s footprint in the MEA region is expanding robustly. We recently celebrated the successful openings of Plaza Premium Lounge Amman, Jordan, as well as two Root98 outlets in Jeddah.
Today’s announcement marks our fourth milestone in this vibrant region within the past 6 months, and we are honored to collaborate with Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to provide a more comfortable pre-flight experience in one of the rapidly growing global tourism markets.
The new lounge represents the group’s second venture in Africa, marking a significant stride in its strategic expansion within its global network comprising over 250 locations across 80 international airports and 30 countries.
The JKIA lounge bolsters the company’s presence in the MEA region, complementing an already impressive array of executive airport lounges, hotels, and F&B outlets in Amman, Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, and Addis Ababa.