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12 Windstar Wind Star Cruise Reviews

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Cruise Worm

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Not a Good Fit for Me


Ditto other reviews: delicious food, few onboard activities, personalized service, beautiful sail-away events, phenomenal cabin storage, nice L'Occitan toiletries, great shower with 2 heads, great spa with massages, ...
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Sail Date January 2020

Mocamps avatar


2 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Some disappointing features

We were excited about this cruise, having been on a cruise on the Royal Clipper several years ago and expecting it to be a similar experience. We were disappointed that it wasn't. Prior to the cruise the admin ...
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Sail Date March 2019

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2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great ship, great crew, really bad weather

We sailed on the Windstar to the Caribbean, St George to St George, in early March 2017. The ship was lovely, the crew was very attentive and food was quite good. The advantage of cruising on a small ship like this ...
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Sail Date March 2017

daynasteele avatar


1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Windstar Surprise Disappointment

After a spectacular Windstar experience through the Panama Canal several years ago, we could not wait to do it again with our two younger sons - and this time - adding our oldest son and his wife. We planned a ...
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Sail Date December 2016

mediapro avatar


5 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

Communication is a great trait; wish Windstar understood the concept.

First a disclaimer. I have enjoyed five cruises on the Paul Gauguin and wanted a fair comparison between PG and the recently refitted former Seabourn ships. I understood the key difference between the two - PG ...
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Sail Date January 2016

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the skipster

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Windstar Windward Islands

This was our second New Year's cruise with Windstar & we love the casual atmosphere that you find on board. Last year we did the Windsurf out of St Marteen, it was outstanding this one not quite up to the same ...
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Sail Date December 2015

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1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Star Pride, Best of the ABC Islands

First time on a small ship (146 passengers on a ship that holds 212) and did not miss the "floating city" experience of past larger ship cruises. The staff were very friendly, helpful and attentive and the service ...
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Sail Date November 2015

HockeyLady avatar


3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Athens to Venice

Disappointing end of trip!! The Sea Breeze, the food and the crew were outstanding (Athens to Venice, October 2015) BUT a tour we took in Venice at the end of the trip, supposedly of the little canals, which we ...
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Sail Date October 2015



1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

We were spoiled by Viking in comparison.

Acknowledging we're not "cruise people" and have no real desire to be on a huge ship after spending the afternoon in SanTorini with the crowds getting to the dock, so I have no comparison to the big ships, but we ...
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Sail Date August 2015

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Jeremy L

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Don't be fooled.

This trip was my 5th with Windstar Cruises. Since my first trip they have changed owners twice. The new owners have spent time and money renovating the public areas and keeping the cabins up to standard. However ...
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Sail Date August 2013

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Greek Isles

Wanted a smaller ship for the Greek Isles. The crew was great. The bar service was slow. They needed more bar staff. Meals were adequate. Went to the Crystal Restaurant our last night and my husband and I ...
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Sail Date June 2019

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3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes


7 nite Athens Greece, round trip, 9/19 Cruise was fine, not unpleasant. Friendly crew, outstanding food and service related to food. Cabin comfortable but really missed having a private veranda (and just for ...
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Sail Date September 2019

Wind Star Ratings

Public Rooms4.54.3
Fitness Recreation3.03.4
Value For Money4.53.9
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