Wind Star is a luxury sailing yacht with four sails standing at over 60-metres in height. She offers space aboard for upwards of 100-guests and her facilities include a casino, whirlpool and library.
Wind Star has over 70 cabins. These are neatly decorated with bright colored interiors and teakwood bathrooms, they are all equipped with every electronic device a real cruise ship could offer including a CD player and rotating TV's that permits viewing from every corner of the room. There is plenty of storage space and an operating friendly 24 hours room service.
American nouvelle cuisine is served at the only dining restaurant room with sea views and dishes elegantly decorated by well known chefs Joachim Splichal and Jeanne Jones. For romantic dinners, there is always grilled meat and seafood served under the stars on the ship's deck or order, which has been introduced recently and called “Cuisine de l'Amour,” a delightful menu for two served straight to your cabins with candles included at no extra charge.
As with the other vessels that make up Windstar Cruises' fleet. activities on Wind Star are limited but the exciting off shore excursions do really make up for those walks on the decks that big cruise ship offer which make this vessel an ideal alternative for couples and friends that enjoy sails cruising and privacy on the ship.
Wind Star Accommodation
Total 74 all have sea view
All categories contain the following and are stylishly decorated
Several stateroom have interconnecting doors ideal for families
- Queen size beds (some convert into twin beds)
- Two portholes with deadlight (to make the cabin dark)
- Cupboard and drawers
- Flat screen TV CD/ DVD player
- Vanity desk with mirror
- Stocked mini-bar (extra charge for more drinks)
- Bathroom with plenty of storage
- Wall-fixed hairdryer
- Circular shower unit with fixed and hand held shower
- Toiletries/vanity kit/shower cap by L’Occitane
- Bathrobes and towels 100% cotton
- Personal safe
- 24-hour room service
- Basket of fruit (re-filled daily)
SUITES also include
- Living area with sofa, chairs and table
- Bathroom with shower and bath
Wind Star Dining Options
The Restaurant is the only main dining room on the cruise yacht. You can enjoy open dining for all meals and enjoy the scenery through large windows and sit in a authentic small shipping style room with wooden panels. Meals each day will be created by two master chefs: Joachim Splichal and Jeanne Jones.
Also at times on the upper deck for a causal meal and to enjoy a pleasant nights sky there will be an option to have plates of grilled seafood, steaks and salads etc.
At the bars at cocktail times hot and cold hors d’oeuvres will be served.
Romantic meal in your cabin is a speciality of the ship “Cusine de L’Amour” served with a candle and several courses. This is at no extra cost.
Wind Star Entertainment
The main lounge has a small casino area and dance floor, which the ship’s trio will play easy listening music to enjoy a quiet drink or dance if the mood takes you. The lounge will be the venue for onboard cocktail parties and any social functions. Onboard there is the aim to get away from lots of noisy entertainment as this is more cruising experience to get away and enjoy quieter relaxing activities. It is more a ship to enjoy your partners and friends company by walking on deck, enjoying a drink under the starts or watching a DVD in your cabin.
Wind Star Facilities
Gymnasium with some machines and sauna
Beauty spa treatment rooms (which can be arranged on booking)
- Spa operated by Steiner Leisure
- Water-sports platform offering kayaking, sailing, windsurfing, diving and snorkelling equipment and speed boating
- Small swimming pool