We recently took the the new concept cruise “back to back” (14 days) with Windstar Cruises on the Wind Surf. It appears that this will be successful for Windstar Cruises because over half the passengers stayed on for two weeks. After flying long distances it is great to be able to stay for an extended time. It felt like time was much slower. This cruise was perfect for us in every way.
This was our 22 cruise with Windstar Cruises we are obviously fans. Having said that I have to state that she , Wind Surf, is a beautiful “old lady”, high maintenance yes but absolutely beautifully maintained. Her interiors are modern, bright and cheery,immaculate in every way. Because she is a motor sailing ship there is a tremendous amout of outside space to enjoy the ship. Both weeks she was neary full at at no time did we feel there were
300 people onboard. There was always space to find sun and shade, space for privacy, your very own nook, and space to meet friendly people and have a refreshing rum punch. She was fitted with new sails so the sail aways were great with bright white new sails being unfurled as we listened to the signature music.
We love the 188 sq foot cabins, great water pressure, outstanding mattresses, thick towels, great storage. We sleep the best on WS due the location of the cabin with the seas rocking us to sleep every night and a mattress that is great for my bad back. The products are L’Occitaine perfect addition.
Beautiful island and very friendly people. Great Beaches.
Not our favorite. We did not think the beaches were that great. A bit too crowded for is.
We love this island, the walk to Pontpierre Beach with the cows and goats is really beautoful and fun. Lovely village.
Our friends kite sail so we went to a beautoful beach where he could induldge. He said great.
Beautiful beaches especially the park at Pigeon Island.