The reopening of the Sandals Royal Bahamian in Nassau was postponed from Oct. 15 to Oct. 25 because of damage sustained from Hurricane Matthew, and the Sandals Emerald Bay in Exuma has closed and will reopen Dec. 15 because of hurricane damage.

Affected customers will have one year to travel to the same resort at no additional cost for the resort stay. Those who wish to stay at a different Sandals or Beaches resort may do so at no additional cost when travel is completed by Dec. 20, 2016.

For travel after that date, the guest is responsible for any difference in resort cost.

All air penalties and fees will be covered by Sandals for revisions made by Oct. 31, 2016. Fees incurred after that date will be the responsibility of the guest.

The Sandals Foundation, Sandals’ philanthropic arm, has donated $150,000 to relief efforts in Haiti and the Bahamas.

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