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Wind Spirit
Ranked #1 of 6 Windstar Ships
86% Loved It
  • Pro: An eye-catching, refurbished ship offering free water sports and private events around idyllic islands.
  • Con: Limited onboard facilities and entertainment may not appeal to fans of big ships.
  • Bottom Line: A yacht-like experience with casual elegance and friendly, attentive service.
  • Launched: 1988; Passengers: 148
Wind Surf
Ranked #2 of 6 Windstar Ships
83% Loved It
  • Small ship (312 passengers) with big-ship amenities
  • Personal service; guests addressed by name
  • Casual dress code at most times
  • Launched: 1990; Passengers: 312
Wind Star
Ranked #3 of 6 Windstar Ships
80% Loved It
  • Pro: Unique four-masted small ship with high crew-to-passenger ratio
  • Con: Not wheelchair accessible for people who have mobility difficulties
  • Bottom Line: Perfect for active travelers who want an intimate shipboard life and picturesque ports
  • Launched: 1986; Passengers: 148
Star Breeze
Ranked #4 of 6 Windstar Ships
62% Loved It
  • Pros: Small-ship cruising, port-intensive itineraries
  • Con: Limited entertainment and enrichment activities
  • Bottom Line: Terrific upscale yet casual cruise line for active travelers
  • Launched: 2015; Passengers: 212
Star Pride
Ranked #5 of 6 Windstar Ships
58% Loved It
  • Smaller ship can steer into ports that large ships can't visit
  • Private yacht-style ambiance with personal, attentive, authentic service
  • All-suite, standard staterooms are a spacious 277 feet
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 212
Star Legend
Ranked #6 of 6 Windstar Ships
57% Loved It
  • Pro: Destination-driven yacht that visits the world's most off-the-beaten-path ports of call
  • Con: Older ship shows its age despite its $8.5 million refurbishment in 2015
  • Bottom Line: Ideal for active couples seeking a romantic, small ship atmosphere
  • Launched: 2015; Passengers: 212
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Windstar Member Reviews

71% Loved It

This was our 2nd Windstar cruise. We are now serious fans of this line. We have been on both the "yachts" and the sail ships now and ... Read more
by PatSR
This was our 5th cruise on the Wind Surf, 7th on Windstar ships. This cruise was not on our radar until Windstar announced the partnership with the ... Read more
by sb44
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 ... Read more
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 ... Read more
by JennyWren10
We chose this cruise based upon the itinerary which started in Lisbon, ended in Barcelona, and included ports we were very interested in. It was our ... Read more
by TexasGrown
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