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Dubai International opens lounge filled with sleep pods

Passengers flying through Dubai International Airport’s (DXB) Terminal 3 have more options to get some rest with the launch of the sleep ‘n fly lounge, which features 27 pods and cabins. 

DXB’s new sleep lounge features 20 ‘igloo’ sleep pods, plus seven premium double cabins with pull-out children’s beds. Inspired by nature, sleep ’n fly provides a place for a one-hour power nap to an entire night.

Eugene Barry, executive vice president at Dubai Airports Commercial Group, said, "The opening of sleep 'n fly expands Dubai International's existing range of rest and relaxation options, and is the latest in a line of personalized and engaging products we are rolling out to cater to the evolving needs of global travelers."

Geoffrey Carrier, general manager at Onground Hospitality, added, "After operating dedicated airport sleep lounges for several years now we have taken our unique concept to a new level at Dubai International.

“Having launched our new flagship sleep ’n fly lounge, we are very excited to be part of the amazing DXB experience, and we look forward to offering some much-needed rest to the ever-growing number of passengers passing through the airport." 

Pods and cabins can be reserved via and members of Priority Pass and LoungeKey are welcome.

Written by Kirstie Pickering

June 2, 2017


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