Windstar Cruises operates a fleet of small luxury cruise ships known for its intimate yacht style experience and unique voyages to the world’s best small ports and hidden harbors. Its four recently renovated sailing yachts carry just 148 to 310 guests and cruise to 50 nations, calling at 150 ports throughout Europe, the South Pacific, the Caribbean, and Central America. In May of 2014, Windstar launched Star Pride, followed by Star Breeze and Star Legend in May of 2015. The additional capacity will open up new itineraries such as voyages to Southeast Asia, Arabia, Iceland, and beyond. Windstar Cruises is named World’s Best Small Ship Cruise Line by Condé Nast Traveler 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards.
Cradling guests in pampered comfort, our intimate ships exude a private yacht-like atmosphere allowing for sincere camaraderie and lasting friendships between shipmates. With more than one staff member for every two guests, service is attentive without being intrusive. Menus are based on fresh, local produce that the chefs purchase at local markets giving the cuisine an incomparable local flair. Windstar carefully crafts guest’s special magical moments such as Exclusive Private Events, guest visits to the Captain in the Open Bridge, dine under the stars, listen to the swell of music as our beautiful yacht leaves port and complimentary waterskiing, windsurfing, sailing, ski-tubing and kayaking from the ship’s Water Sports Platform.
Key Selling Points
Beautiful, luxury Wind Class and Star Calls yachts that offer 5-Star+ luxury without pretense
With fewer than 300 guests, Windstar’s graceful yachts reach unique and intimate ports world’s most treasured destinations where larger ships cannot go. No crowds, lines or mass tourism
Casually elegant atmosphere and attire
Opening seating dining featuring 5-Star cuisine. All meals are cooked to order, so it’s really like operating a restaurant at sea rather than offering guests a commercialized “buffet experience”
Complimentary Private Events create special memories. Water Sports Platform including snorkeling gear, kayaks, and other water craft.
Our newly added Star Legend and Star Breeze are redesigned from stern to stern
Transportation to and from all shore excursions and hotels is included
- Costa Rica
- Greek Isles
- Northern Europe
- Ocean Crossings
- Black Sea
- E. Mediterranean/Aegean
- Panama Canal
- South Pacific/Tahiti