Have $40,000 (round trip between Abu Dhabi and London) burning a hole in your pocket and always wanted the private jet experience at first class suite prices? Etihad Airways “The Residence” is just for you. Located on the upper deck of the Airbus A380, the private cabins will accommodate up to two people and are described as “the world’s most luxurious living space in the air”, complete with a living room, separate double bedroom w/ensuite shower room and even the use of a personal butler trained by the Savoy Butler Academy in London. Official page. Continue reading for two videos and more information.
According to Arabian Business, “Each A380 will contain two 125 square foot residences, nine First Apartments and 70 Business Studios. The The Residence by Etihad living spaces will be targeted at private jet customers…Each Etihad A380 aircraft will also feature full mobile and Wi-Fi service, while the B787 will be equipped with Wi-Fi. The Lobby, a serviced lounge and bar area located between the First and Business cabins of the A380 and will include a semi-circular leather sofa, a marquetry table and a large TV screen.”