SOURCE: Cathay Pacific Airways

Cathay Pacific Airways

May 01, 2014 15:33 ET

Cathay Pacific and LoungeBuddy Present the "Escape to Hong Kong" Sweepstakes

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - To celebrate the launch of LoungeBuddy on Android, Cathay Pacific Airways, recognized by Skytrax as the "Best Transpacific Airline", and LoungeBuddy, the only single resource dedicated to helping travelers discover their airport oasis, have teamed up to announce the "Escape to Hong Kong" sweepstakes. One lucky jetsetter and a companion will win the trip of a lifetime to Asia's World City and the home of Cathay Pacific -- Hong Kong.

"Cathay Pacific constantly raises the bar in the travel space -- this is especially evident with the opening of their most recent lounge, The Bridge, in Hong Kong. We're excited to be working with a carrier that continues to reinvest in improving the experience for their customers," said Tyler Dikman, CEO of LoungeBuddy. 

"LoungeBuddy and Cathay Pacific are both pacesetters in the travel space, so we see this partnership as a natural fit. Cathay Pacific is committed to providing a superior end to end product; our airport lounges have long been considered a global benchmark for their premium amenities and aesthetics," said Eric Odone, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Americas, Cathay Pacific. "'Escape to Hong Kong' allows us to truly showcase Cathay Pacific's renowned products and services in the air and on the ground to LoungeBuddy's extensive network of travelers."

From now until May 31, 2014 visitors can enter the sweepstakes for a chance to win this exclusive prize package, which includes:

  • Two round-trip Premium Economy class tickets from any Cathay Pacific gateway in North America (Chicago, Los Angeles, Newark, New York, Vancouver & Toronto) to Hong Kong
  • Luxurious airport lounge access on the trip
  • Silver Status in Cathay Pacific's Marco Polo loyalty club, which provides the holder with:
    • Access to Cathay Pacific Business Class Lounges and Dragonair Lounges (when departing on Cathay Pacific or Dragonair flights)
    • Priority Boarding, Advanced Seat Reservations, Priority Waitlisting, Extra-legroom Seats, Priority Baggage Handling and more.

For more information on how to enter the sweepstakes, please visit

About Cathay Pacific

Cathay Pacific Airways flies daily to Hong Kong and beyond, including over 22 destinations in Mainland China, from Chicago, Los Angeles, Newark, New York (JFK), and San Francisco. More information, including current fares and availability, may be found by visiting the airline's website at, Facebook page at, or Twitter handle @CathayPacificUS. For North American reservations, dial toll-free: 1-888-678-9978.

About LoungeBuddy

Launched in 2013, LoungeBuddy is the only single resource for travelers to be able to locate, review, and access airport lounges around the world. Hundreds of thousands of members use LoungeBuddy to discover their perfect airport oasis and improve their travel experience. LoungeBuddy covers over 1400 airport lounges in over 400 global airports including all of Cathay Pacific's lounges around the world. The free LoungeBuddy App is available on iOS and (starting today) Android. To learn more about LoungeBuddy, visit

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