United Polaris SFO lounge is by far the biggest United lounge in America, spanning 2 floors with lots of food, drinks and amenities. It even has waitering services!
Located in the G concourse close to gate G92. Once you pass through the security checkpoint leading to the international G gates, take an immediate right turn.
You can only enter if you are on a long-haul United or Star Alliance flight flying on business or first class. Star Alliance Gold flying on economy or premium economy will use the United Club lounge. United Polaris has quite a few amenities, like a dining area where you proper restaurant service. Quiet suite to catch the snooze, shower suite to refreshen up before you catch the next leg of the flight, or get that pre-departure drink at their bar.
Overall, the lounge gave a corporate vibe. Decorated in their corporate colour – grey and blue, the lounge has rather a sombre mood.
Overall decor of the lounge is modern futuristic chic – brightly lit, decorated with shiny objects. You will be greeted with showers of drop lights hanging from the ceiling as you make your way up to the 2nd floor.
United is the only airline which has waitering service in its lounge. The Dining Room is located on level 2 overlooking the runway as you have your entrée and desserts. And if you do not have the luxury of time you can always go for their buffet spread which you will be spoilt for choices.
Plentiful of comfy seats in various configurations.