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St. Maarten Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
St. Maarten

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Luxury Cruises


Romantic Cruises


Family Cruises


Senior Cruises


Repositioning Cruises


28 St. Maarten Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

ATAJanie avatar


2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Only 100 passengers, First Class Casual Luxury, Extremely Personalized, and FUN!


BACKGROUND: I am 57 and my husband is 63. We enjoy good health and like to be active. We were invited to spend this cruise with another couple. We have cruised on big ships: Disney, Royal Caribbean, ...
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Sail Date January 2020

brianbollwage avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good cruise but some significant drawbacks

The cruise was nice, ship was in great condition , staff was accommodating but the management has some strange ideas about customer service. 3 major problems occurred on our recent cruise which would prevent me from ...
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Sail Date February 2020

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Misty Morning

3 Reviews Written

33 Helpful Votes

Wind Surf Delivers Again

First, we are a French Canadian couple in our early 50’s from Montreal. We sailed 5 times with Celebrity prior to sailing on Wind Surf for the first time in 2013. We have since sailed 7 times with them, all in the ...
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Sail Date February 2019

LuvDCaribbean avatar


9 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

A bit disappointed, something has changed with Windstar

My wife & I sailed on 1/12/19, Our 6th Windstar cruise, 3rd on Wind Surf. Room 126. The ship – Wind Surf – was built in 1990, and is showing its age in too many areas. Rust, loose planks, paint peeling, ...
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Sail Date January 2019

paccup_sailor avatar


1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

7 Day Odyssey December 2018

Chose the 7 day Yachtsman Holiday Cruise in the Caribbean aboard Seabourn Odyssey. Booked the Penthouse Suite on 10th floor. Hadn’t sailed with Seabourn in nearly 10 years...However, we’re seasoned cruisers: 14 ...
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Sail Date December 2018

SailingCrew88 avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Such a disappointment, so sad to say.

We picked this cruise because we are loyal repeat customers, but no longer. It was such a disappointment. The crew were rude and room had no air conditioning. The staff did nothing to help us, the higher up we ...
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Sail Date February 2018

KnottyCanadian avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great ship & crew - not for unsociable people

This was our first voyage on a small luxury cruiser and it was excellent. The ship, crew, food, venues, cabins and majority of passengers were great. No mega pools, large outdoor TV screens or ice rinks here. I ...
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Sail Date February 2018

Redtravel avatar


25 Reviews Written

58 Helpful Votes

Relaxing in style

This was our 3rd time on the Windsurf. The cruise had been scheduled to embark and disembark in St. Martin. However, after Hurricane Irma destroyed St. Martin, the cruise was rescheduled to go RT Barbados. The ...
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Sail Date January 2018

K11TEXAS avatar


5 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Excellent Service and Great Itinerary

Chose this cruise because DH wanted to cruise on the ship with sails, and there were islands we had not yet experienced in the Caribbean-Barbuda, Isles de Saintes, and St Barths. Our cabin was 222 which was ...
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Sail Date March 2017

romeo801 avatar


1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Sorry to say, disappointed!!

We chose Wind Surf because we wanted a more personalized experience and no children. The embarkation process was not a great experience.Possibly because we arrived on the late side (4:00pm)? The person who ...
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Sail Date February 2017

DPJ46 avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Another Fantastic Island Windjammers Sagitta Cruise

As usual, an excellent sailing experience aboard the Sagitta, with a great itinerary and a comfortable mix of sailing and island visits. It is so nice to be able to work with a crew who are as professional, ...
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Sail Date January 2017

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So Cal Cruise Mom

6 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

15 Things I Loved About the Wind Surf

When I received an email that Windstar was offering a sizable discount on certain cruises during the holidays, I investigated their sailings to Tahiti and the Caribbean. Since Tahiti gets a lot of rain in December ...
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Sail Date December 2016



2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Just amazing

This was my 3rd Windstar cruise. Excellent staff, food, ship etc. I have seen some negative reviews and just don't understand why. Our room was great and always super clean as the whole ship was. They had one ...
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Sail Date December 2016

maervo avatar


1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Best Vacation I every Had!

My husband and I have done the big cruise ship thing before and found it not to be what we were looking for. Sailing on the Vela was exactly what we wanted. We had the comforts of home, but were able to explore the ...
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Sail Date May 2016

IslandDreamer2 avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Best vacation yet!

I am delighted to give high marks to the company Island Windjammer, it's ship the Sagitta and the crew! Booked this trip to celebrate my birthday and was not disappointed. The entire experience was amazing! The ...
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Sail Date February 2016

coachzf avatar


1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

One fantastic time!

I just recently returned from a 6 night cruise aboard the Island Windjammer Sagitta. It was everything I expected and more! I travel all of the time so my expectations were high on seeing some great islands, ...
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Sail Date March 2016

kimcallis@hotmail.com avatar


1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Sagitta Smiles :)

My girlfriend and I just returned from an incredibly enjoyable and relaxing vacation aboard Island Windjammers' Sagitta Motorsailer. From initial questions about booking the trip until stepping off the vessel at ...
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Sail Date February 2016

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1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Windstar Windsurf was AWESOME; better than a perfect 10.

While this was not our first time cruising my wife and I are 51 and 45 both have lived in Europe, the US and South America, it was our first time on Windstar - WindSurf. In short, it was a fantastic cruise and I ...
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Sail Date February 2016

menea avatar


2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

An AWESOME Cruise Vacation on the Wind Surf

Want to start by saying our whole vacation was AWESOME! We started early Friday morning traveling to DCA to catch our flight to St. Marten. We managed an upgrade to first class seats between DC and MIA. Our ...
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Sail Date December 2015

russg140 avatar


22 Reviews Written

79 Helpful Votes

Made the leap; now we're hooked!

You might notice that I have written several (read as "a lot") of cruise reviews, having been traveling with RCCL and Celebrity for years. We're fans of the "modern luxury" approach to cruising but have wanted to ...
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Sail Date December 2015

kazbaz@bellsouth.net avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

The best experience we've ever had

Wanting something special to celebrate our 40th anniversary we chose the Star Clipper. We could not have made a better choice. There were only 100 passengers (out of a possible 170) on the first Caribbean sailing of ...
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Sail Date November 2015

suzeshoes avatar


4 Reviews Written

96 Helpful Votes


Thoroughly enjoyed the seven days spent on the Wind Surf! Was nervous about being on a smaller boat compared to some of the others but found it to be a delight, especially since we were in a port every day! The crew ...
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Sail Date January 2015

LuvDCaribbean avatar


9 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

This was an unbelievable cruise - Windstar Wind Surf

We sailed from St. Maarten, March 15th. My wife & I, and this was our 1st Windstar cruise, but maybe our 20th cruise overall. We’ve sailed on Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Seven Seas, Oceania, and Princess. The ...
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Sail Date March 2014

Palomita avatar


1 Review Written

Only 2 days off ship and we want to come back!

I've read the previous reviews of this ship and will not repeat the positive remarks as I agree with all from staterooms to dining and ports. We are looking forward to another future sailing! We are avid cruisers ...
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Sail Date January 2014

Mderby2 avatar


1 Review Written

Caribbean Bliss

As our first cruise we don't have much to compare our experience too, however as seasoned travellers and as persons accustomed to 5-star luxury holidays we held high expectations for the trip. We started in ...
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Sail Date December 2012

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