The Centurion Lounge at CLT Will Open on February 24th
American Express has announced that The Centurion Lounge at Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) will open on Monday, February 24th, 2020, marking the company’s 11th location within its iconic Centurion Lounge network.
CLT is the seventh busiest airport in the world with more than 46 million travelers passing through. The new Centurion Lounge is one of the largest to date spanning more than 13,000 square feet and it will be located post-security on the top floor of the airport’s newly expanded area called “The Plaza,” situated between Concourses D and E.
The new Centurion Lounge location will welcome Platinum Card, Centurion and Delta Reserve Card Members and their guests to redefine their pre-flight experience with top of the line amenities and a premium dining menu curated by James Beard semifinalist and local Charlotte Chef, Joe Kindred.
“As lounge access is one of the most important benefits to our Card Members, we are excited to continue enhancing their airport experiences with premium travel benefits such as our Centurion Lounges,” said Alexander Lee, Vice President of Loyalty and Benefits at American Express. “The new Centurion Lounge in Charlotte builds on the ongoing expansion of our airport lounge offerings, marking our second new Centurion Lounge to open this year, and 11th Centurion Lounge globally. From premium amenities, to a taste of some of the region’s best culinary offerings, we’re excited to bring this new location to Card Members traveling through Charlotte,” said Alexander Lee.
In addition to the locally inspired food menu from Chef Joe Kindred, the new Charlotte Lounge will offer Platinum Card, Centurion and Delta Reserve Card Members, along with their guests, access to premium amenities and services including:
- A complimentary full bar with custom cocktails created by renowned mixologist Jim Meehan and wines selected by wine authority, Anthony Giglio
- A custom mural by local artist, Amanda Moody
- Shower suites to keep travelers refreshed while on the go
- Family rooms designed as a respite for parents and kids alike
- Floor-to-ceiling windows with sweeping airfield and downtown skyline views
- Essentials for business and leisure travelers alike, including dedicated workspaces, power outlets, private phone areas, comfortable seating and access to high-speed Wi-Fi
The Centurion Lounge
Here is a list of the lounges that are currently available and the ones that will open soon:
- Denver (coming soon)
- Hong Kong
- Las Vegas
- London (coming soon)
- Los Angeles (coming soon)
- New York – LaGuardia
- New York – JFK (coming soon)
- San Francisco
The Centurion Lounge is the signature lounge program within the broader American Express Global Lounge Collection, which provides Amex Platinum, Amex Business Platinum, Delta Reserve and Amex Centurion Members with access to more than 1,200 lounges around the world, in 500 plus cities across 130 countries and counting. Card Members can search and find lounge locations within the Global Lounge Collection through the Find A Lounge tool online or within the American Express App. They can also check into select Centurion Lounges through the mobile check-in tool within the American Express App.