Sleeping in Airports

Manaia Lounge
Queenstown Airport

If you are an economy class traveller, you can wait for your flight in the comfort of the Manaia Lounge at Queenstown Airport. Below you will find helpful information such as: lounge location, hours, services, and lounge access for economy class travellers.


Queenstown Airport, Airside, International Departures.

Services & Facilities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free Food and Drink
  • Business Centre
  • Desktop Computers
  • Wireless Printer
  • Scanner and Fax
  • TV
  • Reading Areas

This lounge does not have any sleep facilities.


The lounge is open 11:15AM – 12:45PM & 2:00PM – 3:30PM (Mon & Thurs) • 10:45AM – 12:15PM & 2:00PM – 4:30PM & 7:15PM – 8:15PM (Wed & Sat) • 10:45AM – 12:15PM & 2:00PM – 3:30PM & 7:15PM – 8:15PM (Fri) • 2:00PM – 3:30PM (Sun & Tues).

Lounge Access & Rates

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 ($32 per lounge visit) • Standard Plus – $ 299 (10 free lounge visits and $32 per subsequent lounge visit) • Prestige – $429 (unlimited lounge visits) per year. Guest access can be purchased for US$ 32 per visit. At the time of our last lounge update on 08 August 2019, 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. (Some conditions for entry may apply. See Priority Pass web site for more details.)
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Pay at the door

When space is available, this lounge accepts guests travelling on any airline and any class of service. The door rate is NZ$40 (up to 3 hours) and NZ$55 (for more than 3 hours) per person.

Elite Status

The lounge is open to Qantas and Jetstar passengers travelling in business class; Qantas platinum one, platinum and gold frequent flyers as well as Qantas club members travelling on a Qantas international or Jetstar international flight.

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