The new ETIHAD Airbus A380 set a new level of luxury commercial travel: their new first class suites will feature a stunning extra-large private VIP suite called The Residence, along with nine First Apartments.
Etihad’s Airbus A380 First Class: The Residence
The Residence is a three-room private VIP cabin, located on the forward upper deck, with a lounge room, two dining tables and a double bed by Poltrona Frau with custom-made mattress, along with a private shower suite. You’ll be assisted by a personal butler trained at London’s Savoy Butler Academy.
First and business class also has a communal space called The Lobby, a bar and lounge with a semi-circular leather couch, a marquetry table and large flat screen TV.
Etihad’s Airbus A380 First Class: The Apartments
The new A380’s feature nine “First Apartment” suites for a total area of 39 square feet each. Every “apartment” has a 30.3 inch reclining lounge chair and separate full length ottoman (which opens into an 80.5 x 26 inches wide fully flat bed), a chilled mini-bar, personal wardrobe and a separate vanity unit.