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The Lounge

Discovery has partnered with SAA to give Discovery Bank Platinum, Black and Purple clients access to The Lounge, a world-class airport lounge experience.

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Get ready for the Future of pre-flight experiences. Now.

Every journey begins with a single step. A moment of discovery. The start of a beautiful adventure.

 

The Lounge, a partnership between Discovery Bank and SAA, offers our clients an elevated pre-flight experience with upgraded comforts that will refuel body, mind and soul.

Serving a curated coffee collection and healthy dining options, The Lounge offers a restful and ambient space where guests can connect, or get connected, ahead of their beautiful adventures.

A client's complimentary lounge allocation depends on their account engagement, however as an introductory offer, qualifying clients can enjoy unlimited complimentary visits to The Lounge until the end of 2022.

Access to The Lounge is now available at:

Cape Town International Airport domestic departures, OR Tambo International Airport domestic and international departures and King Shaka International Airport domestic departures

  Monday - Friday Weekends
  Open Close Open Close
OR Tambo Domestic 04:30 18:00 05:00 18:00
OR Tambo International 07:00 00:30 07:00 00:30
Cape Town 04:30 17:00 05:30 18:30
King Shaka 06:00 19:00 06:00 19:00

How to access The Lounge

How to generate a voucher for The Lounge:

  1. Log in to your Discovery Bank app.
  2. Tap Transact.
  3. Tap Lounge.
  4. Tap Generate voucher.
  5. Select the airport lounge location.
  6. Enter the number of individuals aged 13 years or older accessing The Lounge including yourself. Then, select if you'd like to use your complimentary visits or paid access.
  7. Enter the number of children aged between 2 years and 13 years accessing The Lounge. Then, select if you'd like to use your complimentary visits or paid access.

Please note: Once your voucher has been scanned at The Lounge, you will not be able to cancel the voucher and you will not be entitled to a refund.

Annual allocation of complimentary visits

Other features

  • Discovery Bank Purple clients get unlimited access to the exclusive Platinum section of the Lounge.
  • The annual lounge visit allocation can be used by primary accountholders or secondary cardholders aged 18 years or older.
  • Clients, or secondary cardholders, may take up to four others (including their children under the age of 18, or guests aged 18 and older) into The Lounge.
  • Once a client has used up their annual allocation, they and their guests will each be charged an access fee of R300 per visit

Technical detail

  • Access to The Lounge is dependent on the primary accountholder being up to date with their banking fees, their account being in good standing and their account qualifying for rewards.
  • From 2023, the number of complimentary visits will be based on the client's level of engagement with their account.
  • The Lounge benefit through Discovery Bank operates independently of the worldwide lounge benefit that Black and Purple cardholders receive through LoungeKey.

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