Class rating 9.0
- Boarding 9.4
- Seat for sitting 9.2
- Seat for sleeping 9.2
- Service 9.2
- Entertainment 7.8
- Food & drink 8.2
- Punctuality 9.4
- Baggage 9.2
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Malaysia Airlines' first class seat offers a completely flat bed with an ottoman that doubles as a "buddy seat" if you want to have a meal or meeting with a companion. Seats on the 747 have a 115-volt power socket and 15-inch TV monitor.
Meals are served on fine china and include Malaysia Airlines' signature dish, satay. There is also a SKYSNAX selection including cheese and crackers, chocolates or biscuits and fruits. Cabin crew will also prepare sandwiches on request.
On the Airbus A380, seats are fully flat beds that are 40 inches wide and 87 inches long. Design touches include a granite cocktail table, personal closet and a 23-inch TV.
First Class passengers have a 50kg luggage allowance.
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In summary: a wonderful flight with an excellent seat and very good service, but some opportunity for improvement in terms of ground /back-office operations. This was a redemption booking using Virgin Atlantic flying club miles (145k miles plus about £480 in taxes / surcharges). As such it was booked through the Virgin Atlantic call centre, who I have always found to... more
LOUNGE @ LHR T4 Décor is fairly cool, decent lighting and a mahoosive plasma TV in the middle of lounge which can be seen from just about everywhere. Really nice welcome from reception and then into wee door to 1st lounge. Quite small and I am the only one at that time, no food out on buffet either. They also do an a la carte. I’m poncing around thinking about where... more