INFORMATION FOR BERMUDA-BOUND TRAVELLERS

Planning Factory is thrilled to be able to welcome visitors back to our island home & hope our compiled information for Bermuda-bound travelers is helpful for your journey!  Bermuda, which re-opened their borders to travel on July 1, is a SAFE, pristine island paradise & just a short flight from all eastern seaboard locations. Bermuda’s hotels & hospitality experiences are top notch, with natural beauty blending into gorgeous resorts with outstanding amenities & activities such as: golf, dining, shopping, cultural outings, & soaking up all the Bermudaful bliss!

Bermuda boasts a variety of pristine, spacious resorts and clean, comfortable cottages with dazzling views, plenty of rooms, & an emphasis on safe & healthy service.

The Planning Factory Team has compiled a list of links & travel regulations to make your getaway carefree to travel with ease.  Read more to learn how to navigate the international entry process for maximum enjoyment.


Before Leaving for Bermuda:  

–        Complete the Bermuda Travel Authorization

–        You will be charged $75 per traveller, which includes the cost of all COVID-19 testing in Bermuda

–        Within 72 hours – 5 days before departure, visitors must take a COVID-19 test and obtain a negative result

–        It is suggested you acquire health insurance covering illness and injury outside of your home, including those related to a positive COVID-19 diagnosis abroad

–        Pack a thermometer


Bermuda-Bound Travellers:

Wear face masks and practice physical distancing at departure airport & while in-flight.

Check out Best of BDA Award Winner for Fashion Rochelle Nicole’s inspired masks – purchase in advance & support Bermuda style upon arrival!

 


Upon Arrival to Bermuda – Bermuda L.F Wade International Airport COVID Prevention Measures Information:

Present a copy of the pre-departure COVID-19 negative test result

Undergo PCR COVID-19 testing at the Bermuda L.F. Wade International Airport


After Leaving the Airport:

Go directly to your hotel or guest house *do not stop anywhere along the way!* Travellers are required to isolate in their room at their accommodation until results are ready, with a turnaround time between 6 to 8 hours.

Consider booking a Rosewood Bermuda Private Residence!  These 2-3 bedroom luxury accommodations are the perfect place to decompress after flying with views that will keep you captivated for hours.  Private Residences feature golf cart use to explore the 240 acre property, private infinity pool with Owner’s Club & of course, Bermudaful beaches!

Bermuda is known for its’ golf, & the 18-hole, par-70 Tucker’s Point Golf Course is as scenic as it is challenging; world-class in its ambition and scope, golfers traverse undulating fairways while coping with the varying speed and direction of changeable winds; holes and greens, meanwhile, showcase dramatic water and overland views. The green itself features TifEagle, a Bermuda-grass hybrid that makes for a quick putting surface.

Rosewood Hotels are currently offering a Family Time Free 5th Night; learn more about this stunning, award-winning properties outstanding promotion.


Bermuda On-Island Culture & Fun Experiences:

The Bermuda National Gallery Biennial Events riveting exhibits “Let Me Tell You Something” ‘represents the excellence of local contemporary art and brings Bermudian artists the opportunity to engage in an internationally juried process overseen by established international curators…’  Learn more about the featured artists or watch this video walkthrough.


Have a one-of-a-kind shopping experience at Della Valle Sandals, custom made footwear fashioned in a private fitting by an Italian artisan.

Consider making an event out of visiting the Fairmont Hamilton Princess: this pink gem boasts a world-class art collection, luxury shopping, & excellent spa.  Enjoy an unforgettable meal dining on the harbor at internationally acclaimed restaurant Marcus’ Bermuda-inspired restaurant, or if you stay at this stunning hotel, Marcus’ provides  In-Room Dining service!


Bermuda On-Island Health Responsibility:

  • Practice physical distancing, hygiene, & mask-wearing in all public spaces
  • Take your own temperature twice per day & report via your personal online application/portal
  • Take a COVID-19 test on Day 3, Day 7 & Day 14 at easily accessible pop-up testing centers around the island. Reservations accepted; no wait for results & visitor is notified of results.

Bermuda-Bound Travellers, Please Note: 

Please refer to www.gov.bm for the most complete, up-to-date COVID information!  This list was compiled on 7/15/20.  Because regulations change quickly, please be sure to confirm all your plans in advance.

There are restrictions on gatherings to a max 50 people & a nightly curfew 12am – 5am

If a traveller becomes COVID positive or is potentially exposed, they will be subject to public health regulations and will be quarantined at their accommodation for up to 14 days.