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Windstar Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews
Cruiser Rating
3.9
Average
67 reviews
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Fumes, Food, and Grinding
"Very nice cruise--great destinations, most notably smaller islands where big ships couldn't go. Kusadasi was wonderful--dinner at Ephesus was spectactular; food utterly unedible, but setting and light chamber..."Read More
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plight0

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

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Fumes, Food, and Grinding

Review for Wind Star to Mediterranean

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plight0

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Very nice cruise--great destinations, most notably smaller islands where big ships couldn't go. Kusadasi was wonderful--dinner at Ephesus was spectactular; food utterly unedible, but setting and light chamber music was extraordinary. Three big problems. Fumes filled the second and first decks on Monday--might have been paint, but more likely adhesives or sealant. Terrible, but no one on ...
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Sail Date: June 2017

Departure Port: Tortola

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom

27 Helpful Votes


Athens to Istanbul

Review for Wind Star to Mediterranean

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Fair911

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

Our first trip on Windstar . We have been on the Star Clippers at least 4 times and our Travel Agent suggested this when our trip arrangements could not match . Whilst we we enjoyed the destinations Athens to Istanbul and the Greek Islands the Windstar has some issues. These are old but refurbished boats that have had a " powder puff". The cabins are very nice and well laid out with a nice ...
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Sail Date: June 2013

Departure Port: Tortola

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom

3 Helpful Votes


Wind Star - Western Med

Review for Wind Star to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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barmills

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

As veteran cruisers we're always looking for new ports & new cruising "experiences". Sure, we'd been to Rome before, but how much can you see in 8 hours... this time things would be different... maybe even a little "too" different in some respects. Admittedly our 3 day days our Athens Greece "pre-cruise" was anticipated as a "warm-up" to the real thing... a seven night sailing adventure ...
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Sail Date: October 2010

Departure Port: Tortola

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom

8 Helpful Votes


Wind Star - Eastern Mediterranean

Review for Wind Star to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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the mice

First Time Cruiser

Age 40s

Having heard many good things about the WindStar, and having received many brochures and emails touting the Windstar difference, I was looking forward to our cruise from Athens through the Greek Isles to Istanbul. We also had friends who sailed on this same ship in Sept. 2006 and were very enthusiastic about their cruise. Unfortunately, this cruise was our least favorite. In fact, we can say ...
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Sail Date: May 2007

Departure Port: Tortola

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom

3 Helpful Votes


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