Sleeping in Airports

Al Ghazal Lounge
Abu Dhabi Airport (Terminal 2)

If a long day of travel has you feeling exhausted, escape the hustle and bustle of Abu Dhabi Airport with a relaxing stay in the Al Ghazal Lounge. Refuel at the unlimited buffet, rest your weary body on a comfy couch, or use the high-speed WiFi to catch up on those emails. Regardless of what class of service you are flying, you can access the Al Ghazal Lounge by purchasing a lounge pass to guarantee a seat or paying at the door when space is available. Below you will find some useful information to plan your visit including: lounge location, hours, services, and lounge access rates.


Abu Dhabi Airport. Terminal 2, Airside.

Directions: after Security Checks pass through Duty Free and the coffee shop. T2 flights only. The lounge is located on the right hand side of the Waiting Hall. The lounge is not accessible to passengers departing from Terminal 1.

Services & Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Beverages (alcohol)
  • Beverages (non-alcoholic)
  • Disabled Access
  • Fax ($)
  • Flight Information Monitor
  • Internet/WiFi
  • Newspapers/Magazines
  • Telephone ($)
  • Television

Additional Information: Complimentary alcoholic drinks are limited to bottle beer only. Smart casual dress at all times. A separate smoking room is available.  Telephone calls and fax facilities are subject to payment.

This lounge does not have any sleep facilities.


The lounge is open: 8:00AM – 4:00PM and 8:00PM – 4:00AM daily.

Lounge Access & Rates

Lounge Passes

If you want to guarantee a seat during your layover or before a flight, you can purchase a one time lounge pass. Lounge passes can be purchased by any traveller regardless of airline or class of service.
» Benefits: Guarantees a seat in the lounge for your desired time period  • Changes & Refunds up until 24 hours prior to arrival.
» Disadvantages: Online pricing in GBP  • Non-refundable within 24 hours of arrival.
The online rate is GBP 22.00 (3 hours) or GBP 30.00 (up to 6 hours) per person. » Buy a lounge pass

Membership Programs

» Priority Pass – With Priority Pass you have access to over 1200 airport lounges around the world. There are three membership plans to choose from: Standard – US$99 ($27 per lounge visit) • Standard Plus – $ 249 (10 free lounge visits) • Prestige – $399 (unlimited lounge visits) per year. At the time of our last lounge update on 20 February 2018, this lounge was included in the Priority Pass program. You should check the Priority Pass web site for the most up to date access information if you are a member or plan to be a member.
Special Promotion: Save up to 20% off your Priority Pass membership

Pay at the door

When space is available, this lounge accepts guests at the door. The walk-in rates are:
» 2 Hour lounge use = AED 105
» 5 Hour lounge use = AED 168
» Children (ages 2 – 11) receive a 30% discount

Buy a Lounge Pass

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