Windstar Cruises Ships

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Windstar Ship Reviews

Wind Spirit
Ranked #1 of 6 Windstar Ships
84% 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 Star
Ranked #2 of 6 Windstar Ships
82% 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
Wind Surf
Ranked #3 of 6 Windstar Ships
82% Loved It
  • Pro: 312-passenger sailing yacht prides itself on food and service
  • Con: No balconies, limited onboard entertainment
  • Bottom Line: Perfect for travelers who like packed itineraries and a casual atmosphere
  • Launched: 1990;  Passengers: 312
Star Breeze
Ranked #1 of 6 Windstar Ships
69% 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 #2 of 6 Windstar Ships
66% Loved It
  • Pros: Service-driven, laid-back luxury, with longer visits in lesser-known ports of call
  • Cons: Lacks big ship bells and whistles
  • Bottom Line: Great for active couples looking for romance on a sophisticated ship
  • Launched: 2014;  Passengers: 212
Star Legend
Ranked #3 of 6 Windstar Ships
61% Loved It
  • Pro: Upscale, destination-driven yacht that visits off-the-beaten-path ports of call
  • Con: Without sails, it lacks some of the panache of Windstar's original iconic ships
  • Bottom Line: Ideal for active couples seeking a romantic, small ship atmosphere
  • Launched: 2015;  Passengers: 212
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