Top Things for Business Travelers to Do at Heathrow Airport
Are you traveling for business through Heathrow Airport (LHR)? We’ve got you covered. Check out our terminal-by-terminal guide to Heathrow Airport, hand picked for business travelers like you:
Heston's The Perfectionists' Cafe: Want to treat yourself to an upscale dining experience in a hurry when you have a layover at Heathrow? Heston Blumenthal's cafe brings you the best of British fine dining without the time-sink. This restaurant is one of those "I can't believe this is in an airport" moments that will make a great impression, even on experienced business travelers.
Case: TUMI, Rimowa and other luggage brands line the shelves in this Heathrow airport shop. If you have lost luggage and you need a high-quality replacement, make this your first stop. You don't want to try to drag broken luggage around, after all.
Plaza Premium Lounge: Heathrow Airport has its own selection of lounges that are well-suited for business travelers. Unwind in a private relaxation room, take a shower or get a massage treatment at the spa. Fresh food, a tendered bar with snacks and a nap area round out the lounge amenities.
Club Aspire Lounge: This Heathrow Airport lounge has the Bliss Spa inside with a range of massage treatments. Free WiFi and plentiful charging stations provide fuel for your electronics. The complimentary food and drinks help you keep going on a long business trip, and the day beds are plentiful and a great place to catch a nap without checking into an airside hotel.
Excess Baggage Company: How many times have you forgotten an essential business travel accessory after you went through security? This store has all the basics on sale, plus, they can weigh your luggage, wrap it and offer other services.
Bridge Bar and Eating House: Enjoy the classic British pub experience in a casual atmosphere with great drinks and delicious comfort food. You don't have to worry about missing your flight for a meal, as the fast service has you on your way in no time.
SkyTeam Lounge: Passengers with SkyTeam elite status can enjoy the amenities offered by this lounge. You get a great view of the airfield, a wellness center, showers, publications and complimentary food and drinks.
Boots: Need to pick up last-minute medicine for a long-haul business flight or other travel-size essentials? Use this store as your one-stop shop for everything on your packing list.
Costa: You have to subject yourself to more than enough bad airport coffee when you're a frequent business traveler. Stop that trend by visiting this British coffee stop staple.
Aspire Lounge and Spa: It's time to spend a few hours on a Heathrow layover by focusing on relaxation. Whether you get a professional massage or curl up on one of the daybeds in the rest areas, you're going to leave this lounge refreshed and renewed.
Wetherspoon Bar & Restaurant: Get a quick bite of bar food or a pint of your favorite British beer before you head off for a long-haul business flight. The casual atmosphere is a great way to unwind after you have a stressful business meeting or a long work day.
Bradley Smith Hair Express Bar: Need to freshen up your hairstyle before you go to an important business meeting? Drop-in on this welcome addition to Heathrow and have the experienced hairdressers help you out.
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