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Enjoy tranquil surroundings in the brand new lounge

The Escape Lounge is a luxurious, brand new lounge at East Midlands Airport. The surroundings are tranquil so we can guarantee you will leave for your holiday utterly relaxed. The facilities within the lounge are plentiful; complimentary food and drink, including alcoholic beverages, free WiFi, a selection of newspapers and magazines plus much more. Whether you are travelling for business or pleasure, why not escape the crowds and treat yourself to the comfort of the Escape Lounge before you fly - all for a great, low-price with Holiday Extras.

Reasons to book

  • Peace and quiet. Hot and cold food and drink.
  • Complementary food and drink, meaning you can fill up before that long flight.

Lounge Facilities

The Escape Lounge features The lounge has free wifi and food and beverage facilities

  • Children allowed
  • Disabled access
  • Wifi


Adult: £34.99 *

*Date valid for 19-07-2023 booking, checked on 19-05-2023

Opening times

Open: 04:00
Close: 17:30

<strong>Here are the opening times from the 27th March:</strong><br> Monday: 4am to 6.30pm<br> Tuesday: 4am to 5.30pm<br> Wednesday: 4am to 6.30pm<br> Thursday: 4am to 5pm<br> Friday: 4am to 5pm<br> Saturday: 4am to 6.30pm<br> Sunday: 4am to 5.30pm</br></br> <strong>From the 1st May to the 30th September:</strong><br> Monday: 4am to 7pm<br> Tuesday: 4am to 7pm<br> Wednesday: 4am to 7pm<br> Thursday: 4am to 7pm<br> Friday: 4am to 7pm<br> Saturday: 4am to 7pm<br> Sunday: 4am to 7pm</br>

Children permitted

Children are welcome in the lounge and those under 2 get in free. Make sure you ring the lounge to book a space for children aged 2 years or younger. Children older than 2 are required to pay the child price, while those aged 12 and over pay the adult price.


The dress code in the lounge is smart casual - so no sports kits, hair in rollers, clothing with offensive slogans, hats/caps or fancy dress. The lounge asks that men ensure their shoulders are covered and women's midriffs and upper thighs are too. If they deem your clothing unsuitable they can refuse entry, without a refund.

Food and drink

It doesn't matter what time of day you visit there'll be a selection of delicious food and drink available at any time.
If you're travelling in the morning, you'll find continental breakfast treats including cereals, fruit, croissants and pastries. You can also enjoy a selection of traditional hot items including sausages, bacon and beans. From lunchtime onwards, a range of hot options, sandwiches, soups and salads. There is also a great selection of dessert treats available.

Hot drinks, soft drinks, spirits, wine and beer are all included. For a few more pounds, you can toast the start of your holiday with a glass of champagne.

Food & drink service stops 30 minutes before closing time.

Entertainment facilities

The lounge is packed with comfy chairs and sofas. Sit back, relax and watch something on one of the TVs before your flight.

Disabled facilities

The lounge is equipped with disabled facilities.

Business facilities

You'll find everything you need from free Wi-Fi access, printers, scanners, handy work spaces, and several power points for those who just want to browse on their own machines.


Head through security and past the Duty Free area. The lounge is located after the shopping area, opposite Gate 17.

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