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Toniow
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
I will start by saying that we selected a March cruise being in the low season it's more of a bargain because it is also considered the rainy season. We kept an open mind and thought we could expect some rain. We were lucky, it did rain ... Read more
nzdaydreamer
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
This was our first cruise and we chose it because of the small ship size, good food reviews and itinerary. Being able to visit multiple islands was a great way to experience this part of the world. You can embark from 1pm and all aboard ... Read more
rjukkola
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
10 helpful votes
Windstar cruise line offered an interesting opportunity to see more than Tahiti and Moorea by taking a week long cruise on the Wind Spirit. The itinerary included the additional Society Islands of Bora Bora, Taha'a, Raiatea, and Huahine. ... Read more
jjverboom
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 helpful votes
My wife and I selected this cruise because it had good reviews and was in the area where we wanted to do a cruise, being Tahiti and French Polynesia. Our only other cruise experiences are just two, a 4-day Blue Lagoon cruise in Fiji and a ... Read more
lyak
Member Since 2008
1 review
1 forum post
10 helpful votes
A Tahiti/French Polynesia cruise has been on my bucket list ever since Windstar initiated this itinerary. I'm a solo cruiser and particularly enjoy the Windstar cruises because of the more intimate, convivial feeling with a relatively ... Read more
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Storman65
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed December 2016
The term 180' from normal is very fitting. We have been on 10 cruise with larger cruise ships and this one was very different. Everyone is so relaxed and friendly and there is no need to get all dressed up. The crew where amazing and ... Read more
VetteCity
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 forum post
18 helpful votes
I have nothing but nice things to say about WindStar. First, the disclaimers- if you are YOUNG, this might not be for you. We've been on 3 Windstar cruises and they are typically older folks who don't want evening entertainment. There ... Read more
Sally Swanson
Member Since 2016
1 review
15 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We had sailed on the Aegean Cruise with the Wind Spirit and wanted to go to Polynesia with them. We loved every minute! Our cabin was constantly tidied with fresh towels provided, and our meals were superb - expertly cooked from scratch ... Read more
dbqgirl
Member Since 2012
1 review
18 forum posts
25 helpful votes
It was always my dream to cruise the Tahitian islands and it was my chance to try the Windstar Cruise Line. I was not disappointed in taking this cruise! I have limited experience in cruising, having only been on an Oceania Cruise before ... Read more
noeld
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 helpful votes
We chose this cruise firstly for the destination, then for the small number of passengers & finally because the ship was different with its sails. The ship & staff were excellent & although the cabins are a little dated they ... Read more
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rockabybaby
Member Since 2011
1 review
7 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Water activities around the Society islads was the aim. That was great. The ship itself is sufficient but limited. One bar one restaurant (ok there is the so called "candles) but actually that is just setting the tables on the pool ... Read more
Gentlemenofverona
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
23 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
I may be the only person who didn't enjoy this cruise and i accept some responsibility for this. The ship itself is beautiful; if you are a couple or family travelling together, it is perfect. if you are single and don't drink and aren't ... Read more
KARROY
Member Since 2015
1 review
31 helpful votes
We chose this cruise ship firstly because of its destinations (Tahiti & French Polynesia) and secondly because we liked the idea of a smaller boat that offered the feel of a "private yacht" without being surrounded by ... Read more
ONANISLE
Member Since 2016
1 review
15 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
This cruise was selected based the variety of destinations included in the cruise and the fact that the ship was a four masted sailing yacht. The ship did not disappoint. The crew was fabulous and treated each passenger with amazing care ... Read more
JennyWren10
Member Since 2016
1 review
15 helpful votes
This was the best trip ever! The location is dreamy. The boat is fantastic. The food was delicious and I mean every last bite. The crew is 5 star all the way. Major plus if you like sunsets and sea life! We liked it so well we ... Read more
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sgoneau
Member Since 2015
1 review
29 helpful votes
This was our first ever cruise but we have stayed at various resorts (all-inclusive and non-all inclusive) and I am basing the experience on those stays. This trip was our honeymoon in Tahiti and also included stays in Papeete and Moorea. ... Read more
Austin72
Member Since 2006
1 review
19 forum posts
21 helpful votes
FIVE STARS! Just back from a ten day Windstar sail through Tahiti. Can’t say enough good things about the super friendly crew, the food, the itinerary, the fellow passengers, and the incredible beauty of French Polynesia. As close to ... Read more
Tilted Tillmans
Member Since 2015
1 review
12 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
We arrived in Papeete Thursday night, and began the trip of our life time. Windstar picked us up and took us to the Hotel Les Meridien were we spent the night. The next day after a bountiful breakfast we were taken to the docks to board ... Read more
coastcashier
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
7 forum posts
14 helpful votes
We embarked at Papeete. Cruised for 7 days Moorea,Tahaa, Raiatea, Bora Bora two days, and Huahine. This is a magnificant Sailing Yacht. It is by far the best cruise we have done in 22 cruises. We have been on 6 star cruise lines that don't ... Read more
lee61156
Member Since 2015
1 review
14 helpful votes
Sailed July 2015
Just got home from my third Windstar cruise (twice previously in the Med). I love the smaller yachts which appeal to better clientel and few if anyone under age 18. Windstar is not a cruiseline that people take children on and let them ... Read more
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lexfrank
Member Since 2014
1 review
26 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We booked the inaugural 10-day voyage of the Wind Spirit in French Polynesia as our wedding venue, accompanied by our teen-and-older boys and my bride’s parents. The ship had just returned to Tahiti from extensive renovation, and ... Read more
dncee11
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2015
I had always wanted to visit the Panama Canal since I was born there while my father served in the US Navy. The Windstar cruise fit our needs very nicely. Our pickup from the Panama City airport was exactly on time - and our short stay at ... Read more
bobbinc
Member Since 2014
1 review
3 helpful votes
This was the first smaller cruise we have done (roughly 120 passengers on this cruise) and we really liked it in comparison to the larger cruise ships we have taken. The service provided by the staff was exceptional. I don't know how they ... Read more
obijuan
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 forum post
2 helpful votes
Sailed August 2014
Celebrating 40th. Had a great time - super cruise. Very well taken care of every step of the way. Had about 100 guests on board (max is 148). Very easy to meet folks - lot of really nice people. This size vessel was terrific for us. We ... Read more
MiMiT
Member Since 2009
1 review
28 forum posts
2 helpful votes
My husband and I recently returned from our first Windstar cruise celebrating our 45th Anniversary. From start to finish, we can not say enough good about our experience. The staff and crew on the Wind Spirit were top notch and waited on ... Read more
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