Bermuda -- The 593-room Fairmont Southampton reopened this spring
after undergoing $60 million in renovations.
The resort, one
of the islands upscale properties, had been closed for seven months
after Hurricane Fabian devastated much of the island in the fall of
As part of the
rehabilitation, the resort installed a hurricane-resistant roof and
redid the Willow Stream Spa and the Fairmont Gold Lounge. The pool
area, tennis courts and beach cabana also were redone, along with
483 of the resorts rooms.
In addition, the
Fairmont added Bacci, an Italian restaurant with seating for up to
96 guests, to its list of restaurants. Bacci joins the Whaler Inn,
where guests can dine on seafood; the Waterlot Inn, which serves
steaks and chops; and the Newport Room, which offers a continental
Room rates for
the Fairmont Southampton, from Oct. 22 through Nov. 26, will be
$379 for a Fairmont room (standard room with either king bed or two
double beds), based on single or double occupancy, and $869 for a
one-bedroom suite. Winter rates are in effect from Nov. 27 through
March. Winter rates are $259 for a double and $609 for a
information on the hotel, call (800) 441-1414.
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