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Wind Star Review

4.5 / 5.0
115 reviews

The Best Ever

Review for the Western Mediterranean Cruise on Wind Star
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Jul 2012
Cabin: Oceanview Stateroom

Having sailed three times on the Windsurf we were slightly apprehensive about how it would be on a smaller ship.Windsurf had always felt 'just right' in terms of size and passengers.Well,we were in for a surprise.There were just 118 passengers on board this sailing and it felt almost like being on a private yacht.

The boarding process was the easiest ever.We arrived at the port of Pireaus via the bus 040 from Athens as we like a bit of a challenge rather than the easy option of ship transfer or taxi.Yes,we had to walk for 5 mins or so along the front and round to the terminal but it was not a problem with wheely luggage.As we entered the terminal at around 1pm (the earliest boarding time) we were approached by a Windstar rep asking if we were cruising with Windstar.We were told that we were good to board and went straight through security and out the door to the waiting ship.I was actually the first passenger to board.Boarding early like this gives you a whole afternoon on board to unpack and relax a little before life boat drill.There was a limited buffet lunch available for early boarders.

The cabin was a little different to what I recall on the Windsurf but not much.There were new linens on the bed.

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Oceanview Stateroom

Cabin B
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