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Oct 6, 19, 9:12 pm
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Posted By samuelo

The quotes that I received for a stay later this...

The quotes that I received for a stay later this month are XPF 40,000 for the Pool OWV, XPF 65,000 for the King Pool OWV and XPF 100,000 for the Royal Pool OWV.
Oct 5, 19, 11:50 pm
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Posted By samuelo

Wanted to check if anyone knows if the upgrade...

Wanted to check if anyone knows if the upgrade spend for reward bookings (I upgraded from the Garden Suite to the Royal Pool OWV) is eligible for HHonors spend? And if so, when should this post?...
Sep 10, 19, 4:32 pm
Replies: 273
Views: 46,637
Posted By samuelo

Iíve taken 10 long haul flights over that same 18...

Iíve taken 10 long haul flights over that same 18 month period in J and the last 2 were the only ones where I received the card so while service may always have been of a high quality they clearly...
Sep 10, 19, 9:11 am
Replies: 23
Views: 6,951
Posted By samuelo

Just to reiterate once again. This is not the...

Just to reiterate once again. This is not the situation here. The BA lounge was happy to let me come in but said CX told them not to let CX passengers come in without a lounge pass even if their...
Sep 10, 19, 9:09 am
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Views: 6,951
Posted By samuelo

Errr, this is the CX board

Errr, this is the CX board
Sep 10, 19, 9:07 am
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Views: 6,951
Posted By samuelo

Actually not the case. My boarding pass clearly...

Actually not the case. My boarding pass clearly showed my CX Diamond/OWE status which she acknowledged and I showed her the BA webpage which clearly states that the lounge can be accessed by OWE and...
Sep 10, 19, 2:13 am
Replies: 18
Views: 3,216
Posted By samuelo

I for one applaud the CAAC in getting rid of...

I for one applaud the CAAC in getting rid of incompetent CX management which is something Swire was unwilling and incapable of doing. Clearly, Merlin & Co value loyalty more than competence. You have...
Sep 10, 19, 2:07 am
Replies: 273
Views: 46,637
Posted By samuelo

Ever since the recent issues, I have noticed a...

Ever since the recent issues, I have noticed a significant difference in how they treat Diamond members on board. Previously, while the staff did welcome personally, it all felt slightly pro-forma...
Sep 9, 19, 11:25 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 6,951
Posted By samuelo

Thanks but this is the first time that I heard of...

Thanks but this is the first time that I heard of CX doing this. As you said I have visited the CX lounges and QF lounge in HKIA on the same day and entered QF lounge without any invitation and there...
Sep 9, 19, 11:22 pm
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Views: 6,951
Posted By samuelo

I understand that but this is not a case of BA...

I understand that but this is not a case of BA closing the lounge to other OW passengers. They said they were happy to let me in but CX told them not to!
Sep 9, 19, 9:44 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 6,951
Posted By samuelo

Denied entry in to BA Lounge in Rome as CX Diamond/OWE

I flew back earlier this week in Business Class from Rome to Hong Kong on CX. CX does not have its own lounge at FCO so I was given a pass to the Priority Pass lounge. After entering the lounge, I...
Sep 9, 19, 9:37 pm
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Views: 429,915
Posted By samuelo

600s Villas

Could someone please comment on the quality of the sand around the 600s villas - both sea and lagoon facing to the extent there is any difference in sand between the 2 sides?
Aug 5, 19, 1:38 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,511
Posted By samuelo

Or at the very least allow those holding F...

Or at the very least allow those holding F boarding passes to reserve in advance. BA manages to do this for F class passengers at the Elemis Spa at T5. The rest just have to turn up and see what...
Aug 1, 19, 2:56 am
Replies: 83
Views: 11,841
Posted By samuelo

As an example of how bad CX food has become in J...

As an example of how bad CX food has become in J look at the plating and quality of what is being served on Air Italy.
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Aug 1, 19, 2:53 am
Replies: 83
Views: 11,841
Posted By samuelo

I have actually taken the flight back from Madrid...

I have actually taken the flight back from Madrid 3 times in J this year and it is one of the outports where they have pasta as a main course option. I've had the pasta each time and it is always...
Jul 18, 19, 2:43 pm
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Views: 1,348
Posted By samuelo

The PEK lounge will be renovated. The budget has...

The PEK lounge will be renovated. The budget has been approved. However, for some reason, the airport authority would not allow CX to do it before they opened Daxing airport.

This was...
Jul 18, 19, 2:40 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By samuelo

I have taken a garment bag several times (flying...

I have taken a garment bag several times (flying J to Europe) and they have hung it in the closet for me with no issues. They also usually leave it hanging in the galley after landing so I can pick...
May 8, 19, 10:32 pm
Replies: 181
Views: 23,199
Posted By samuelo

I'm afraid we will have to agree to disagree. I...

I'm afraid we will have to agree to disagree. I have found the drinks selection, complexity of food and lack of crowds to be what I value in a lounge. In addition, the ability to actually schedule a...
May 8, 19, 1:37 am
Replies: 181
Views: 23,199
Posted By samuelo

[QUOTE=thatflyer;31040158]T wooohh. Hold on...

[QUOTE=thatflyer;31040158]T

wooohh. Hold on here.

Whilst i too complained about the F CX lounge in HK let’s not get to the point to say it is not worth going to.

If you would spend any time...
Feb 14, 19, 11:54 pm
Replies: 2,491
Views: 429,915
Posted By samuelo

As someone who has not been to The Maldives...

As someone who has not been to The Maldives before, I was wondering if it was possible to "upgrade" to the half board package when booking on points (I know it is possible to upgrade rooms for cash...
Feb 14, 19, 7:35 am
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Views: 429,915
Posted By samuelo

According to Lucky at OMAT breakfast is included...

According to Lucky at OMAT breakfast is included for Diamonds but not clear if itís continental only with extra for cooked items or the whole monty.
Feb 11, 19, 9:14 am
Replies: 2,491
Views: 429,915
Posted By samuelo

Unfortunately you do. Once you make a booking and...

Unfortunately you do. Once you make a booking and go to your Honors account to check the confirmation it states the transfers are US$370 excl. service and taxes so it’s another 23.2% on top I’m...
Feb 11, 19, 8:09 am
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Views: 429,915
Posted By samuelo

No one seems to be talking about the yacht...

No one seems to be talking about the yacht transfers which are US$370 + taxes per person each way!
Nov 19, 17, 9:16 am
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Views: 2,188
Posted By samuelo

Answer = nothing. See my earlier post about CX F.

Answer = nothing. See my earlier post about CX F.
Oct 18, 17, 2:48 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,162
Posted By samuelo

I have recently flown on CX A350, QR 787, 777 and...

I have recently flown on CX A350, QR 787, 777 and A380, Etihad's A380, Turkish Airlines 777-300ER and all of these aircraft have better screen resolution than CX 777s. The configuration doesn't...
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