Staying at Incheon Airport’s Matina Lounge: Review & Price

Enjoy the hot meals, resting area, and shower facility in Incheon International Airport’s Matina Lounge! Book your pass for Terminal 1 here or for Terminal 2 here.

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Highlights

  • If you’re looking for lounges in Incheon Airport (ICN), you definitely have to consider Matina. It’s good value for money and has all the amenities that travelers look for.
  • There’s a Matina Lounge in Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Both offer a buffet spread that surpasses expectation, a resting area, and conducive bathing facilities.
  • If you’d like to spend time in a more premium lounge where it’s less crowded, visit Matina Gold Lounge in Incheon International Airport Terminal 2. It’s got sectional seating, nice massage chairs, a reading zone, and a business center. Check the price of Matina Gold here.
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Matina Lounge at Incheon Airport Terminal 1

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Got time to spare before your flight from ICN Terminal 1? Spend it well at the Matina Lounge Eastside or Matina Lounge Westside. Here are some of the things to love:

1. Amenities

⚬ Buffet Area

For travelers who need a pick-me-up, the buffet will be a treat. Here you can get your fill of Korean munchies, hot meals, beer, and wine. This is definitely an experience you wouldn’t want to miss before saying goodbye to Seoul!

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닭강정 or Gangjeong Chicken for the kids and kids-at-heart!
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Looking for something heavy? Matina Lounge’s buffet has options that satisfy.
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There’s also the quintessential Korean food like dumplings and cup ramen!

The Eastside and Westside locations of Matina Lounge in Terminal 1 also serve breakfast. The menu usually consists of scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, wedge potatoes, cereals, and salad.

⚬ Shower

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⚬ Seating & Business Center

2. Price

Access to the Matina Lounge in Incheon Airport Terminal 1 originally costs ₩48,000 or $39 (as listed on Walkerhill, the lounge’s operator), but you can book your visit on WAUG here for only ₩27,000 or around $22.4!

3. Reviews

What did visitors have to say about this Incheon airport lounge? Here are some reviews from those who booked on our app:

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One of the best airport lounges I have been [to]! [It] really was a great experience!

Matina Lounge Review on WAUG | 2019-05-14
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The lounge was great! [Clean], good service, and the food was also really good.

Matina Lounge Review on WAUG | 2019-08-14
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The food changed recently and it was even better. They added kimchi dumplings, shrimp, tea, and salad! I will make a reservation again for Matina at WAUG ^^

Translated Incheon Airport lounge review on WAUG | 2019-06-17
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I ate well and rested. Thank you.

Translated Incheon Airport Matina lounge review on WAUG | 2020-01-20

To see more reviews left by WAUG members, click here.

4. Location & Hours

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Matina Lounge has two locations inside Terminal 1. There’s one near Gate 43 (Westside) and another near Gate 11 (Eastside). The two Incheon airport lounges in T1 are open from 7am-9pm. (The buffet service closes at 8:30pm.)

Matina Lounge at Incheon Airport Terminal 2

Compared to its sister locations in Terminal 1, the Matina Lounge in Incheon Airport Terminal 2 has a more modern look — something expected given that it opened not too long ago. Of course, you will find the same great service, buffet goodness, and clean amenities. Here’s what to expect:

1. Amenities

⚬ Buffet Area

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Enjoy excellent buffet choices while waiting to depart Terminal 2!
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Fill your plate with steamed dumplings and munchies that burst with Korean flavor!
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Sweet endings at Matina Lounge Terminal 2.

If you’ve already been to Matina Lounge in the other terminal, you’ll find the buffet spread here to be more sophisticated. Among the food they typically serve in this lounge in Incheon Airport Terminal 2 are:

  • Smoked salmon & caper sauce
  • Grilled beef with sweet rice & vegetables
  • Assorted olives flavored with lemon and feta cheeses
  • Boiled beef
  • Potato pancakes with rucola
  • Grilled pork belly with perilla leaves
  • Draft beer, wine, coffee, green tea, ginseng tea and soda

⚬ Rest Area, Shower, & Business Center

2. Price

A pass to Matina Lounge in ICN Terminal 2 costs the same as Terminal 1. Originally, it’s $39 (as listed on the operator’s site), but WAUG offers it for less at around $23 or ₩27,000! Check out the rates here.

3. Reviews

What are the reviews for lounge in Incheon Airport Terminal 2? Overall, it’s great! Here are some feedback from WAUG members:

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The usage time is up to 3 hours, so you should check the time carefully and use it ~ There are many delicious foods, such as egg, bulgogi, sweet and sour shrimp. It’s enough for one meal.


Translated Matina Lounge Terminal 2 Review on WAUG | 2019-09-19
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As a lounge operated by Walkerhill, the buffet is delicious, and the atmosphere is quiet and comfortable. Having a seat for one person was good. It was a pity that the time in the lounge was short.


Translated Incheon Airport Terminal 2 Lounge Review on WAUG | 2020-01-18
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The food was good. There were a lot of delicious foods such as bulgogi, sweet and sour, eggs, bacon, sausages, vegetables, and desserts.


Translated Incheon Airport Terminal 2 Lounge Review on WAUG | 2019-09-24
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It was good to book on WAUG as it was less costly!


Translated Matina Airport Lounge Terminal 2 Review on WAUG | 2019-07-05

To find more reviews for this lounge in Incheon International Airport Terminal 2, click here.

4. Location & Hours

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Matina in Terminal 2 is located on the 4/F of the Duty Area, across Gate 250. They’re open from 7am-10pm. Buffets close at 9:30pm.

Matina Gold Lounge in Incheon Airport Terminal 2

If you’re looking for a lounge in Terminal 2 that’s premium and private, visit Matina Gold Lounge. Aptly called Incheon Airport’s Gourmet Boutique Lounge, here you can expect superior service and culinary offerings that you and your party will enjoy. Here’s what you can look forward to:

1. Amenities

⚬ Buffet Area

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Power up your day with the best breakfast treats!
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With a wide selection of food, Matina Gold Lounge buffet will have something for everybody.
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Have a feast before your flight home!
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Fruits or chocolate? Why not indulge in both?

⚬ Premium Seating, Study, Business Center, & Bath

Some of the food that’s often served in Matina Gold Lounge (which you can look forward to!) are:

  • Salmon gravlax
  • Beef tartare bruschetta
  • Seasoned shrimp with pine nut juice
  • Spicy beef soup
  • Boiled beef with Janghyang sauce
  • Grilled fish marinated in soybean paste
  • Salmon steak & caper berry
  • Draft beer, canned beer, wine, tea, juice, etc.

2. Reviews

If you’d like to know what guests thought about this premium lounge in Incheon Airport Terminal 2, check out the following reviews on WAUG!

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Such a great way to rest before [the] long flight! The food was also delicious.


Matina Gold Lounge Incheon Airport Terminal 2 Review on WAUG | 2019-07-11
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I loved the [coziness] of the place, and the amenities were really good.


Matina Gold Lounge Incheon Airport Terminal 2 Review on WAUG | 2019-02-07
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I’ve only used the regular lounge, so this time, I went to the premium one and felt very pleased. The regular lounge is good, but if you come in during peak hours, it’ll be packed with people.


Translated Matina Gold Lounge Review on WAUG | 2019-08-16

Find more reviews for Matina Gold here, one of the best lounges in Incheon International Airport.

3. Price

Get instant access to Matina Gold Lounge in ICN Terminal 2 when you book on WAUG. The regular fee costs $50, but you can book on WAUG here at an exclusive reduced rate.

4. Location & Hours

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Matina Gold is located on the 4/F of Incheon International Airport Terminal 2. They are open from 7am-9pm. (Last call for buffet is at 8:30pm.)

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