Nassau, Amexco offer Bahamas rebate deal

NASSAU, Bahamas -- The Nassau-Paradise Island Promotion Board and American Express, in the latest extension of the Bahamas Getaway program, provide an instant rebate of up to $150 per package on air-inclusive sales to the island, but protect agents on the original commission.

Under the offer, clients using the company's credit card save up to $150 when prepaying four-night or longer stays; $75 for three nights and $50 for two nights.

Packages must be booked with any of nine participating tour operators.

The offer applies to all new bookings made from July 14 through Aug. 20; stays must occur between Aug. 15 and Feb. 15.

Participating tour operators are Apple Vacations-East, (800) 727-3400; Apple Vacations-West, (800) 640-1170; Brendan Worldwide Vacations, (800) 421-8446; Costco Travel, (877) 849-2730 (serving only Costco shopping club members); Destination Bahamas, (800) BAHAMAS; Gogo Worldwide Vacations (local offices); Nassau-Paradise Island Express, (800) 722-4262; Paradise Island Vacations, (800) 722-7466; and Travel Impressions, (800) 284-0044.

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