Earlier this summer, the new Terminal C at New York’s LaGuardia Airport began serving the public for the first time, and with that, Delta opened its doors to what will eventually be the largest Delta Sky Club in the world. .
Located directly in front of the unified TSA security checkpoint in the new terminal, this new Delta Sky Club has a distinctive New York flavor, along with floor-to-ceiling windows and lots of space. to handle passengers departing and arriving from Delta’s 32 gates at LaGuardia (which will increase to 37 gates when all construction is complete). The new club can accommodate 600 guests at first, but will expand over time to a total of more than 34,000 square feet, and will eventually include a year-round Sky Deck with outdoor views.
When you first step into the new Sky Club, it’s impossible to ignore its sheer size, along with its impressive range of seating options – almost all with power outlets – and the sheer amount of bright light provided. leveled by tall windows that line the entire side of the club.
Once you’re in the new Sky Club, it’s easy to forget you’re at the airport without the unobstructed view of the runway that plane watchers will love as they sit and enjoy a drink while it charges. devices again.
You won’t forget that you’re in New York either, as the club’s designers have done a fantastic job of bringing in many New York touches, including artwork that evokes many facets. of the city. The club itself feels like an oasis amidst the urban setting.
Further in the club is even more varied seating, with communal tables if you need space to spread your items and documents. While there isn’t any natural light here in this part of the club, there are plenty of attractive lighting fixtures that provide light and brighten the area.
Of course, no Delta Sky Club would be complete without free food and drinks. You’ll find a varied buffet along with a full bar offering a number of beer, wine, and in-house wine options (although some of the more upscale alcoholic beverage options are available for a fee).
It’s a modern airport necessity that travelers can plug in on the go, and this new Sky Club certainly won’t disappoint. Stores are literally everywhere, even at some dining tables, so you can eat and drink at the same time your phone is full.
While there will likely be dozens, if not hundreds, of patrons in the lounge at any one time, there is a range of private phone booths in the back for first come, first served. So if you have a call to make, you can pop into one of them and close the door behind you for a quiet conversation. Each stall even has a small stool and desk shelf, so you can sit down and take notes if needed.
This new Sky Club is sure to have a lot of passengers, so it’s great that it has so much open space and so many seating options. The Sky Club in the old terminal C LaGuardia was closed when the new club opened and while the existing club in the old terminal D will continue to operate throughout the summer, it is likely This new set will receive most of the pedestrian traffic as customers. looking for a place to stay away from the crowds.
If you want to join this new Sky Club on your next trip to, from or through LGA, you need to make sure you have access. Payment procedures Our ultimate guide to Delta Sky Clubs for more information on how you can access this lounge – and other rooms in Delta’s network – on your next trip.