Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) Amex Centurion Lounge

The PHL Amex Centurion Lounge opened it’s doors in late 2017 and features a sophisticated menu by Michael Solomonov, a four-time James Beard Award Winning Israeli Cuisine Pioneer..

entrance to the phl amex centurion lounge

entrance to the phl amex centurion lounge

Where to find the Amex Centurion Lounge

The PHL Amex Centurion Lounge is located in Terminal A West, near Gate A14.

Hours: 5:00 am - 9:00 pm

Who can access the lounge

Complimentary lounge access, along with two guests, is available to American Express Platinum and American Express Centurion cardholders.

Guest with any other American Express credit or charge card may purchase a one-day pass for $50.

Lounge Space

The lounge covers 6,300 square feet with a dining area, bar, and a second room with individual workstations.

bar and dining area

bar and dining area

A phone room to take calls is available on a first come, first serve basis.


Secondary room with work stations, a conference table, and sofa.


Food and Drink

Food and beverages are complimentary in the lounge. I’m a fan of Israeli fusion cuisine, and the food was the highlight of the lounge visit.


The lunch/dinner menu featured a soup, baked chicken, and roasted vegetables.


One of the featured desserts was passionfruit malabi.

passion fruit dessert

passion fruit dessert

An assortment of snacks and cookies is also available.



Each Centurion Lounge features a unique cocktail menu inspired by the respective city. Drinks are complimentary.



The shower in the lounge is available on a first come, first serve basis. Signup for your spot in line at the front desk to receive a pager.

shower pager

shower pager

You’re limited to up to 15 minutes in the shower room.

shower room

shower room

The shower amenities feature products from L’Occitane En Provence.


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