"Business Only" E-Lounge?

Old Nov 16, 18, 11:20 am
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"Business Only" E-Lounge?

Flew this week for the first time from the E gates . Tried to enter the Dan lounge in the E gate area with priority pass only to be turned away being told that this lounge was for business class only. I enquired about Star Gold as I was flying Turkish and was told no and sent to the C gates lounge. Was this just a misinformed lounge attendant or is this a new policy?
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Old Nov 17, 18, 12:27 am
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Happened to me a couple of weeks ago. It seems to be a policy, at least as long as the B lounge is closed (due to renovation of the entire B concourse, I was told).
Looking forward to trying the E lounge in two weeks. Probably won't be much different from B/C, but still.

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Old Nov 19, 18, 7:18 am
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The lounge dragon told me itís only for C and not status customers.
I looked in, the seats seam uncomfortable like B or c
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Old Nov 19, 18, 12:47 pm
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Last time I flew with BA I tried it. It was way better than the Dan+. Not up to the EL AL lounge standard mind you, but that would be a tough task.
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Old Nov 21, 18, 11:30 am
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Indeed it's for Biz/F customers only, which is why it isn't heaving in there.
I've been in a couple of times, and while nothing to write home about, it's definitely superior to the other Dan lounges including the Dan+.

Better food variety, a proper manned bar, decent seating.
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Old Jan 1, 19, 1:46 pm
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Open on Saturday

Flying OS to ORD via VIE. On Saturday. Lounge would be open ?
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