Auckland Airport turns wait time into a great time

For most of us, the idea of international travel conjures up thoughts of romance, delicious food and new experiences. Auckland Airport is now offering a new range of facilities and services at the international terminal that ensures all of these things before you even leave the country. Here’s a summary of what awaits you on your next adventure:

Reward yourself with Strata Club Did you know that you can get rewarded whilst you relax at Auckland Airport? All you have to do is join the Strata Club. It’s Auckland Airport’s loyalty programme and it offers members some pretty amazing benefits. From parking your car, to relaxing at the Strata Lounge you can get deals, discounts and perks. Plus, you’ll earn points called Strata Points when you shop with Strata Partners. Strata Points can then be redeemed for vouchers you can spend with most of the Strata Partners. Strata Club lives in the Auckland Airport app so there is no need to carry an extra card. Simply join here, it’s that easy!

Relax at the Strata Lounge Before you visit the world, visit the award-winning Strata Lounge, open from 5:00 am until 1:00 am, seven days a week. The Strata Lounge is perfect for relaxing before your international flight. The quiet space is ideal for a delicious meal, a final check of emails and messages or to freshen up in the lounge’s premium facilities. Anyone can visit no matter what airline or class you are flying, we highly recommend you make a booking prior to your date of departure to ensure your spot and earn your Strata Points.

Dine and shop Auckland Airport offers a selection of high-quality New Zealand and international dining options, all set in a modern and vibrant dining environment. Popular New Zealand eateries such as Better Burger, Mexico and Al Brown’s Best Ugly Bagels are now open in the international terminal, as well as a range of international eateries including 400 Gradi, an Italian restaurant by Melbourne award-winning chef Johnny Di Francesco, and Tea Garden, an exciting high-tea concept developed especially for Auckland Airport by tea company Dilmah and celebrity chef Simon Gault. When it comes to shopping, there’s something for everyone, with the addition of new retail brands that reflect a mixture of style and price points to suit a range of travellers. Luxury offerings such as Rolex and Omega in a brand new Partridge Jewellers have recently opened as well as Michael Kors, Kate Spade, Max Mara Weekend and Hugo Boss stores.