Windstar Cruises

The Windstar Cruises Experience

Welcome to a world of understated luxury and uncommon beauty. A world that leaves crowds and commonplace behind to find unique ports of call, and local, exotic cultures that are at once fascinating and wondrous. Where the allure and beauty and magic of the places you sail to is equalled only by the ship that takes you there.

Windstar Cruises are best for

Windstar takes cruising in a different direction. Guests see the world from closer perspectives, on lovely small ships that set the standards for impeccable service and culinary excellence. Banish cliché, toss aside regimen, steer clear of stuffiness. Free from crowds, experience cultures in ways that are personal and authentic, with 148-312 guests, each one of Windstar’s fleet of six ships are large enough to pamper whilst small enough to explore secluded coves and docks across the world.

Atmosphere & Experience onboard

The moment you board you will feel it: a very-attentive crew at your service, providing you with what you want and need, when you want and need it. The Windstar staff-to-guest ratio is 1:1.5, and it shows. Windstar was named “Best Cruise Line (under 500 berths)” in the 17th Annual Travel Weekly Readers’ Choice Awards and made Condé Nast Traveler’s Gold List for Best Cruise Ships in the World!

Clientele

Clients with an active mindset who enjoy seeing and participating in new things, they appreciate quality but aren’t status driven. Travellers seeking unique experiences and access to the unforgettable who are ready to immerse themselves in destinations. Primarily married couples or small groups of couples travelling together, often celebrating an occasion like an anniversary or milestone birthday.

At a glance

Ship size: Small 
Class: Luxury 
Style: Couples, Enriching

Highlights

Visit small and less-visited ports of call like Metlakatla, Kodiak, Homer, Wrangell, Dutch Harbor and Haines. Launch a kayak or Zodiac straight from the ship in remote places like Misty Fjords and Kenai Fjords where excursions aren’t usually offered.

Food & Dining with Windstar Cruises

Windstar spoils for choice in indulgent dining from alfresco lunches at Veranda to moonlit dinners at the magical Candles, as with everything onboard guests are free to choose. There are no formal nights, set dining times, assigned seating or specialty restaurant surcharges.

Windstar Cruises Fleet

Wind Surf
Built: 1989
Refurbished: 2019
Passengers: 342 
Crew: 210
Wind Spirit
Built: 1988
Refurbished: 2015
Passengers: 148  
Crew: 101
Wind Star
Built: 1986
Refurbished: 2015
Passengers: 148 
Crew: 101 
Star Pride
Built: 1988
Refurbished: 2016
Passengers: 212 
Crew: 151
Star Breeze
Built: 1989
Refurbished: 2015
Passengers: 312 
Crew: 188-190 
Star Legend
Built: 1988
Refurbished: 2015
Passengers: 212 
Crew: 153 

Windstar Cruises Deals

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Windstar Cruises
Departing Feb 18, 2022

Australia & Indonesia Encounter - 18 Night Cruise & Stay PACKAGE - Bali to Cairns (WIN22702)

Australia & Indonesia Encounter - 18 Night Cruise & Stay PACKAGE - Benoa to Cairns (WIN2702)

OutsideA$6864
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Departing Mar 7, 2022

Coral Sea Crossing: Australia to New Caledonia - 7 Night Cruise Only Offer - Cairns to Noumea (WIN21851)

Embark on a 7 night cruise voyage from Cairns to Noumea and enjoy your time at sea aboard what feels like your own private Yacht

Outside$2,430
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Hot Deal
Departing Nov 10, 2022

Edge of the Outback - 12 Night Cruise Only Offer - Cairns to Sydney (WIN23196)

  • 12 Night Cruise from Cairns to Sydney aboard Star Breeze
  • Visit: Port Douglas, Townsville, Airlie Beach, Fraser Island and more!

This is Boutique small ship cruising at its best – Experience a cultural immersion on you 12 night Cruise voyage onboard Star Breeze, Have exclusivity to small ports that very few other ships visit. 

Plus 

Book before 31 March 21 and choose between: US$200 Onboard Credit per stateroom, twin share or Free Wi-Fi (VALUED UP TO $70 PER DAY). Further conditions apply*.

C3

SuiteA$7021
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