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Turks and Caicos Resorts Open and Operational After Hurricane Fiona

Directors of the Turks & Caicos Hotel and Tourism Association (TCHTA) have announced that their members are open for business following the recent passage of Hurricane Fiona.

Cleanup efforts continue but it appears the islands have fortunately been spared any catastrophic damage.

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“While we await reports from the Sister Islands, we can confidently say that the members of Providenciales fared very well and suffered little to no damage from Hurricane Fiona,” said TCHTA CEO Stacy Cox in a statement. “Crews were all over the area carrying out clean-up drills, and the roads were clear. There was little visible damage and most of the area appeared to be fully fueled,” she added after a visit. of Grace Bay.

Seven Stars, Grace Bay Club, Rock House, Point Grace, West Bay Club, The Palms, The Shore Club, Royal West Indies, Bianca Sands, Ports of Call and Beaches Resort are all operational as cleanup continues.

While some properties are out of service due to scheduled routine closings, TCHTA points out that the average occupancy rate in the area for this weekend is around 65%. Additionally, hotels and resorts were already welcoming guests on Wednesday with the reopening of Providenciales International Airport (PLS).

“The NEOC team and their consistent communications led by Acting Governor HE Anya Williams, the DDME Alert app, TCIAA briefings and updates from our communications service providers helped the country weather Hurricane Fiona. with a welcome level of ease, and we applaud all of these organizations for the level of expertise displayed,” added TCHTA President Trevor Musgrove.


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