US Airways canceled flights and extended a flexible travel policy whereby customers with itineraries with travel to and from Bermuda between Sept. 5 and 10 can make changes to their itineraries and US Airways will waive the standard change fee and advance reservation and ticketing requirements.
On the hotel front, several properties on the island closed Friday due to Hurricane Fabian`s then-impending arrival.
The Pink Beach Club & Cottages - in Tucker`s Town on the island`s south shore -closed for the weekend, arranging alternate accommodations for its guests at other on-island hotels as well as calling all incoming guests and postponing their arrivals. Guests who had to cancel their trip before traveling received a full refund and have the option to postpone their trip for up to one year from the scheduled arrival.
in addition, the Sonesta Beach Resort Bermuda
also closed Friday and Saturday, relocating its guests to the Fairmont Southampton, which also took in some 40 police officers from the island`s barracks, some displaced residents and its own guests and employees, leaving it with about 1,000 guests for the weekend.