OW lounge in DXB

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Old Jan 13, 18, 7:32 am
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OW lounge in DXB

Hi all,
Flying BA F next month. LHR to DXB I'll know what to expect, but any options of lounges on the return from DXB to LHR? I'm silver with BA. Am I allowed to use the Qatar lounge I DXB (actually as I type this I'm working wondering if the Qatar lounge is even open any more with the embargo).
What's the F lounge like in DXB? Worth arriving early for (afternoon flight).
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Old Jan 13, 18, 7:37 am
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Hi all,
Flying BA F next month. LHR to DXB I'll know what to expect, but any options of lounges on the return from DXB to LHR? I'm silver with BA. Am I allowed to use the Qatar lounge I DXB (actually as I type this I'm working wondering if the Qatar lounge is even open any more with the embargo).
What's the F lounge like in DXB? Worth arriving early for (afternoon flight).
The QR lounge is closed at the moment. You'll use the BA lounge. There is a Concorde Lounge within the main BA lounge, but don't expect too much (based on the comments on here - I've not experienced it).
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Old Jan 13, 18, 7:38 am
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The Qatar lounge in DXB is closed because of the embargo.
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Old Jan 13, 18, 7:46 am
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The Qatar lounge in DXB is closed because of the embargo.
Not only closed but all signs of QR removed and/or covered up!
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Old Jan 13, 18, 10:43 am
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Not only closed but all signs of QR removed and/or covered up!
The website is even blocked from here now.
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Old Jan 13, 18, 1:18 pm
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The CCR area in the DXB lounge is a small bar area with free-pour champagne and some food. It is a perfectly fine place to spend an hour or two, but definitely no longer
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Old Jan 13, 18, 2:18 pm
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The CCR aection is pleasant with champagne. Worth an hour or so but not too long. Much better than the old lounge.
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Old Jan 14, 18, 7:10 am
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Thanks everyone. Should have realized about the QR Lounge.
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