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Wind Star Review

4.5 / 5.0
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107 reviews
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Worst cruise in 40 years

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jatchi
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Sep 2018
Cabin: Oceanview Stateroom

Booked this cruise due to itinerary and being a small ship. The whole cruise was terrible starting with the ship not arriving into New York at 1 pm instead we boarded at 11.30 pm. Our first port of call was cancelled with a $55 refund ! Very little to do on board on the sea days. Food very average and sometimes cold. Shore excursions over priced and poorly run with guides that did not speak very clear English. The ship always docked way out of the towns, whilst other cruise ships docked in the towns. The information on the daily news sheet was never correct. There was no evening entertainment apart from two singers who were not very good and required an ipad to sing the words. Our cabin, whilst spacious, was old with the door not closing (requiring a total lock replacement) the shower over the bath did not drain and one of the vanity basins did not work. The cruise was a total nightmare with the detailed credit on our final statement never refunded. In 40 years of cruising this was just the worst ever.

Cabin Review

Oceanview Stateroom

Cabin A

Good size but very old and tired with shower and vanity broken

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