NEW YORK -- The Bahama Hotel Association's 2003 hurricane policy
states that guests staying in The Bahamas when a hurricane occurs
-- including those who must extend their stay --should be "offered
all possible courtesies and be charged the lowest possible rates in
light of the situation."
Travelers who don't make the trip at all can use payments toward
a future stay at the same property or get a refund.
The policy, by the 80 hotel and resort members of the BHA, is