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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
84% 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
58% 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 Legend
Ranked #5 of 6 Windstar Ships
58% 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
Star Pride
Ranked #6 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
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Windstar Member Reviews

71% Loved It

We have sailed Windstar 5 or 6 times in the past and always had a great experience. So when it came to going on a special trip with my Mom the cruise ... Read more
by keckley
The Barcelona to Lisbon cruise was excellent. The captain and crew were magnificent. The cabin accommodations were comfortable, ship very clean and ... Read more
by ranchomiragecalifornia
My husband and I chose this cruise because we wanted to go to the French Riviera, Monaco, Portofino, and Cinqueterre and this cruise covered all ... Read more
by bim2bam
This is the WORST boat ever. There was no greeting. They would tell us to have a "magical day" on the PA... that would have been a real ... Read more
by qaz111111
We chose this cruise ship firstly because of its destinations (Tahiti & French Polynesia) and secondly because we liked the idea of a smaller ... Read more
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