PLAZA Premium Group, the pioneering global airport lounge operator, is excited to announce the opening of its second lounge at Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport (FCO) in Rome, Italy. Located in Schengen Area – Terminal 1, the lounge provides a serene and restful space complemented with a world-class in-lounge experience thoughtfully curated by a team of passionate hospitality experts for all types of travellers.

Covering a spacious area of over 400 sqm, the new lounge can accommodate up to 76 guests and is designed to offer a luxurious and refined experience to modern travellers. The lounge is divided into different zones inspired by the beauty of Italian culture, art and architecture, and designed with elegant marble and natural wood elements to create a welcoming ambiance.

According to Okan Kufeci, Senior Vice President of Europe, Middle East, and Africa at Plaza Premium Group said the lounge features a manned buffet bar where guests can indulge in a great selection of freshly made international dishes.  Shower facilities are available for travellers to refresh and rejuvenate before the flight.

 “The launch of our second lounge at Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport in Rome represents a significant milestone in our regional expansion plan and positive sign for post-pandemic recovery. Our award-winning Plaza Premium Lounge at Terminal 3, has been included in Top 5 Skytrax World’s Best Independent Lounges in 2022, and demonstrated our steadfast dedication to delivering exceptional service to all travellers. We are devoted to provide best-in-class service at the new Terminal 1 lounge and further expand our footprint in Italy,” said Okan Kufeci.

The Group has been actively growing its footprints in Europe, with strong growth momentum, the lounge at the Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport is the newest addition to the Plaza Premium Lounge global network, following our recent lounge openings in Adelaide, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Orlando, Edinburgh, Cebu and Dubai and leading up to our upcoming opening in Nagoya, Japan.

As Plaza Premium Group celebrates 25 years of offering unrivalled hospitality this year, the opening marks another key milestone of the group both regionally and globally.

The Plaza Premium Lounge is open daily from 4:30am to 9:30pm for all travellers regardless of airline or class of travel without pre-booking. Varies multi-city passes are also available at a value deal, travellers travelling through Rome can opt for the Europe Pass which gives access to all Plaza Premium Lounges across Europe including Italy, Germany, Denmark, Hungary, Finland, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and United Kingdom. Passes are valid for 12 months from the activation date and can easily be shared with family and friends. [sources/photo special]