NEW YORK -- Hotels in the Caribbean have started to reopen
following Hurricane Lenny's visit in November.
Hotel Guanahani on St. Barts reopened Dec. 5. The resort's
general manager, Marc Theze, said the most visible sign that Lenny
paid a visit to the island is around the harbor, where trees and
vegetation are gone. He also said all the shops and restaurants are
The Hotel Carl Gustaf reopened on Dec. 13, and the Sofitel
Christopher reopened Dec. 20.
La Samanna in St. Martin is looking at a Feb. 26 reopening. The
hotel reported flooding in the main building and some villas as
well as landscape damage and beach erosion.
Le Meridien L'Habitation reopened Dec. 17. A Le Meridien
official said bookings were strong.
The Four Seasons Nevis has not scheduled a firm reopening