With vaccinations on the rise and travelers gaining more confidence in travel with each passing day, Sandals Resorts International has announced the extension of its Travel Protection Plan - Insurance Is On Us and Cancellation Protection Benefit to give customers even more reasons to Book with Confidence at Sandals® and Beaches® Resorts. All bookings made now through August 31, 2021, for travel now through December 31, 2022 will receive these added benefits, allowing them to truly unwind in paradise knowing everything else is covered for them.
“We always put the customer first, and we want both new and existing guests to book their next vacation at Sandals and Beaches Resorts with the utmost confidence,” said Gebhard Rainer, CEO of Sandals Resorts International. “Extending our travel protection plan with coverage into 2022 shows the level of commitment we have to our guests in providing them with a worry-free vacation they can all look forward to.”
Under the new extension, Sandals and Beaches Resorts are offering guests more protection through the Travel Protection Plan - Insurance Is On Us powered by Trip Mate™, purchased on behalf of guests. The plan offers travelers booking now through August 31, 2021, for travel now through December 31, 2022, expanded medical benefits during their resort stay which includes extension of their stay to quarantine and to receive any necessary medical treatment for up to 14 nights at no extra cost. Additional benefits of the plan include coverage of medical expenses and maximum benefits of up to $100,000 per guest.
Cancellation Protection Benefit*
Now extended, bookings made at Sandals or Beaches Resorts now until August 31, 2021, for travel anytime through December 31, 2022, can cancel their vacation at least 31 days before arrival and receive a full refund on the land portion of their vacation with zero penalties. Guests cancelling 30-15 days before arrival will receive a combination of a 50 percent refund and 50 percent travel certificate for future travel to any Sandals or Beaches Resort within 12 months. Travelers also have the option of canceling within 14 days and up to the day of arrival for a travel certificate valid for 12 months from the original travel date.
*This benefit is provided by Unique Vacations Inc. and is not an insurance benefit.
In the spirit of always putting the customer’s needs first, Sandals Resorts International also announced complimentary COVID-19 testing for international guests departing back to the U.S., Canada and the UK. To offer a truly seamless vacation experience, COVID-19 antigen tests are provided for US residents and PCR tests are provided for Canadian and UK residents right from the comfort of the resort. All tests are conducted by approved medical professionals with guest’s maximum convenience in mind and a minimal distraction to their overall vacation experience. Should a guest test positive for COVID-19 before their departure, the resorts are fully prepped with medical stations staffed daily with a registered nurse and 24/7 on-call medical personnel.
Confidence is key when booking a vacation, and travelers can always be confident when booking a vacation with Sandals and Beaches Resorts. The extended Travel Protection Plan - Insurance Is on Us and Cancelation Protection Benefit coupled with the Sandals Platinum Protocols of Cleanliness and Beaches Platinum Protocols of Cleanliness, allows travelers to escape to the Caribbean with safety top-of-mind.
For more information, please visit: https://www.sandals.com/book-with-confidence/.