London Heathrow Terminal 5 Aspire Airport Lounge

The perfect start


Free WiFi Fast, reliable wifi is available free-of-charge within this lounge
Business facilities Business facilities are available at this lounge.
Champagne Enjoy a 75cl chilled bottle of champagne within this lounge (additional cost applies)
Charging facilities Need to charge up your laptop, phone or tablet? This lounge offers personal charging facilities.
Flight Information Up to the minute flight information screens are available within the lounge.
Complimentary hot food Simply help yourself to hot food such as freshly baked pastries and fresh soup
Newspapers & Magazines Enjoy complimentary daily newspapers and glossy magazines within this lounge.
Complimentary snacks and treats Simply help yourself to a selection of snacks and treats including breakfast cereals & pastries, cakes, biscuits and more
Complimentary soft drinks This lounge offers complimentary premium brand soft drinks.
Runway views Sit back enjoy views of the runway at this lounge.
Shower Facilites This lounge has shower facilities available at additional cost
Priority Pass Accepted This lounge welcomes Priority Pass membership card holders. Guests can also purchase access on-the-day subject to availability.
Complimentary Food Help yourself to a selection of freshly prepared sandwiches, snacks and treats including breakfast cereals & pastries, cakes, biscuits and more
Spa Facilities Treat yourself to a spa visit and fully relax before your flight. Additional costs apply.
Rest Pods Relax and fully recline in your own private room; complete with private television, table, personal lighting and great views of the runway.
Complimentary Beers, Wines and Spirits Enjoy the drink of your choice from our served bar.

Welcome to Aspire The Lounge and Spa at LHR T5

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Whatever the reason for your journey, if you are flying from Heathrow Terminal 5, there is no better place to begin your travels.

Find a comfortable seat to relax in and choose something delicious from our complimentary food menu. Refresh with a Spa treatment, or invigorating shower* or simply settle down with a good book.


Aspire The Lounge & Spa at LHR T5 is more than just an airport lounge and boasts a host of facilities to ensure that the time spent before your flight is just the way you want it to be.

Fantastic Food and Drink

We bring a British feel to our complimentary and premium menus.

From scones with clotted cream and jam and traditional cakes to a delicious Pasta Salad, there is no reason why you should board an aircraft feeling hungry.

Our food menu is complemented by an extensive drinks menu.

Enjoy a great range of soft drinks, specialty teas, freshly brewed coffees and a very well stocked bar. The bar is where you will find exclusive and complimentary SPEY Tenné single malt Whisky - one of the finest whisky's in the United Kingdom as well as Moretti beer on draught and local London Pride Ale - brewed right next to the iconic River Thames

Our Rest Pods

Our bespoke Rest Pods have been designed to offer guests a relatively private haven to recline and relax before a flight. Each Pod comes with a fully reclining lie flat chair, personal television, space to stow a bag, a small desk and a privacy curtain. Pods are complimentary but do need to be reserved at reception on arrival.

Working Areas

For those travelling on business a seat at the work desks will allow guests to continue the working day in comfort. The high bar work desks boast a host of charging points with UK, US and USB ports meaning that any device can be plugged in and charged ready for the flight ahead.

Fast, Free WiFi

A must in today's modern and connected world! Log on and catch up on emails, update social networks or simply browse the web. It's fast and free for guests of the lounge.

Introducing the Bliss™ Spa at Aspire
(OPEN FROM 09:00 - 17:00 DAILY)

Aspire The Lounge & Spa at LHR T5 is the first Aspire Lounge to contain a Spa*. Treat yourself to one of the express 20 minute or 40 minute treatments and make sure you arrive at your destination looking radiant and glowing. Be the envy of your fellow passengers as you board the plane having had an Oxygen Blast facial, Hot Cream Manicure or Neck and Shoulder massage. Don't worry if these treatments are not for you, we have a comprehensive range of treatments, each designed to have maximum effect whilst maximising the time you have before your flight. Spa treatments can be booked in the lounge.

Guest Showers

(OPEN FROM 06:00 - 21:00 DAILY)

If you are connecting through Heathrow T5 and need to refresh as you step off one flight and onto another, then why not use one of our showers*.  Located within the lounge, they offer the perfect opportunity to re-invigorate yourself before the next leg of your trip.

Showers are priced at £20 and can be booked within the lounge

Introducing Wine Flights*

Take a journey around the globe by wine, before you travel around the world by air! Created by wine experts to give you a taste of the world with thought provoking and interesting wines. Ordered at the bar, three 75ml tasting glasses will be brought to your table for you to enjoy.

• Sensational Sauvignon Blanc - 3 Sauvignon Blanc wines from Chile, France and New Zealand

• The French Affair - 3 quintessential classic white wines from across the English Channel.

• Brave New World - Full flavoured, rich style red wines from the Southern Hemisphere

• The Jet Set - Treat yourself with this line-up of some of the most iconic red wines.

Iconic Cocktails*

Our range of cocktails use only premium spirits, superior liqueurs and 100% natural ingredients for a truly authentic cocktail experience. 

Choose a Mai Tai for a flavour of the Caribbean, an on-trend classic Cosmopolitan, an unique Elderflower Collins and indulgent Espresso Martini.

* Items available for additional charge.

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  • After security follow signs to Gate A1-23.
  • Follow signs for 'Aspire Lounge and Spa'
  • The lounge is adjacent to Gate 18 on the left hand side.
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Normal opening times

1 Feb - 30 Apr
Mon 05:00 - 23:00
Tue 05:00 - 23:00
Wed 05:00 - 23:00
Thu 05:00 - 23:00
Fri 05:00 - 23:00
Sat 05:00 - 23:00
Sun 05:00 - 23:00
1 May - 31 Jul
Mon 05:00 - 22:30
Tue 05:00 - 22:30
Wed 05:00 - 22:30
Thu 05:00 - 22:30
Fri 05:00 - 22:30
Sat 05:00 - 22:30
Sun 05:00 - 22:30
1 Aug - 31 Oct
Mon 05:00 - 22:30
Tue 05:00 - 22:30
Wed 05:00 - 22:30
Thu 05:00 - 22:30
Fri 05:00 - 22:30
Sat 05:00 - 22:30
Sun 05:00 - 22:30
1 Nov - 31 Jan
Mon 05:00 - 23:00
Tue 05:00 - 23:00
Wed 05:00 - 23:00
Thu 05:00 - 23:00
Fri 05:00 - 23:00
Sat 05:00 - 23:00
Sun 05:00 - 23:00


Does this lounge accept Priority Pass™?
Yes, this lounge exclusively accepts Priority Pass but does not accept other lounge card entry schemes such as Dragon Pass.

Can I pre-book with my Priority Pass™ card?
No, unfortunately not. All card schemes are subject to availablty on the day. If you pre-book your lounge stay (paying for entry) you are guaranteed a place.
Does this lounge have shower facilities?
Yes we do - these are priced at £20 for 30 minutes. Showers are open from 6:00 - 21:00 daily.
Can I use this lounge if I am not flying from Terminal 5?
No, due to security restrictions you can only use this lounge if you are departing from Terminal 5. We also have a lounge in Terminal 3 for flights departing from there. Unfortunately we do not have lounges in T1, T2 or T4.
How long can I stay in the lounge?
Each booking allows you to stay a maximum of 3 hours. If you are on a connecting flight and wish to use the lounge for longer you can make bookings that follow on from each other, each for three hours.

Does this lounge have a dress code?
We understand that all our customers want to travel in comfortable clothing with our lounges having a relaxed dress code to reflect this. We do ask that guests refrain from wearing sportswear (such as football shirts, tracksuits, baseball caps etc) and clothing with offensive slogans. Smart, tailored shorts are accepted.
Does this lounge have a view?
The lounge has a fantastic view due to its unique position within Terminal 5. It it fully surrounded by windows to the north / east side of the lounge.
Does this lounge have a Spa?
Yes, this lounge contains a Bliss™ Spa. All treatments are at additional cost to a lounge visit with guests able to choose from a great range of 20 minute / 40 minute treatments such as pedicures, manicures, massages and more.
How do airport lounges differ from the busy cafés or restaurants in the airport?
We are very different - Our lounges offer simple snacks and light meals away from the hustle and bustle of the main airport terminal, but we don’t offer full meals. Cafes and restaurants offer full meals within the main terminal area, however if you’ve travelled through and airport recently, you’ll know how busy these establishments can get. So if you’re looking to help yourself to a range of snacks, along with a few drinks, free WiFi, great customer service and a tranquil environment with a guaranteed seat, airport lounges are for you.
Can I earn LoungeMiles® Stamps at this lounge?
No, this lounge is not part of the LoungeMiles scheme.
Who are airport lounges open to?
All travellers, no matter which airline or class of travel, are welcome. It’s a common misconception that you have to be a first or business class passenger to get access to an airport lounge, and this isn’t the case. We do however ask that passengers adhere to our smart casual dress code which is outlined below.

Important Information

Please be advised that Aspire The Lounge and Spa at LHR T5 is located within Terminal 5A. We ask guests with flights departing from Terminal 5B and 5C to allow sufficient transit time between T5A and T5B & T5C.

Catching your Flight
All lounges have flight information screens within the lounge and due to the number of flights departing at any one time, flight announcements aren't made by lounge staff - we'd ask you to keep an eye on when your flight leaves.

Washroom facilities
Washroom facilities are available a very short walk outside of the lounge.

We're open to all Travellers
We welcome all travellers whether you are travelling economy or first class and as long as you agree to our terms and conditions of entry. We are also open to you no matter which airline you are travelling with. Do make sure that your flight leaves from the terminal you are booking.

Drinks, Snacks and Hot Food
Most drinks and snacks are provided completely free of charge and are available for you to help yourself although we do ask that you enjoy the food and drink within the lounge and don't take it out.
Some items are only available at selected times of the day (ie breakfast items). Champagne, Cocktails, Wine Flights and Premium Meals are available for an additional charge. Alcohol is not available to people under the age of 18.

Bliss Spa at Aspire & Showers

A range of treatments are available for additional charges and only to persons aged 18 or over.

Shower use is limited to one person per shower at an additional charge and only to persons aged over 18. Shower use must be booked at the lounge reception desk on arrival.

Dress Code

We understand that all our customers want to travel in comfortable clothing and our dress code is relaxed to reflect this. However, we do ask that guests wear smart casual attire for the duration of their stay. 

We allow any smart casual attire along with items such as non-sport shorts (i.e. smart shorts / cargo shorts), sandals and smart trainers, non-sport fashion tracksuits, hooded tops and your favourite woolly jumper. 

We don’t allow clothing such as (but not limited to); Vest tops for men, football/rugby team shirts, clothing with offensive slogans, baseball caps, tour shirts or clothing with offensive messaging, fancy dress, onesies or ostentatious Christmas jumpers…(well ok, Christmas jumpers are fine).

Essential Information

Length of Stay
The length of stay is dependent upon the lounge and will be clearly stated in your quote - the standard length of stay at this lounge is 3 hours. If your flight is delayed, we'll always do all we can to help.

Children and infants
Aspire The Lounge and Spa at LHR T5 accepts children and infants but we do ask that they be accompanied by an adult at all times.


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Standard Stay (3 hours)