Windstar Cruises has begun the process of adding three new all-suite power yachts, and has completed the renovation three sailing yachts. The Star Pride is Windstar’s first all-suite power yacht, and is part of Windstar’s efforts to expand their fleet. Following the May 2014 introduction of Star Pride, Windstar Cruises will take possession of two additional yachts in April and May of 2015. Star Pride’s European voyage collection will include new itineraries for Windstar in Europe such as a voyage in the Black Sea. These sailings are now available to book, so hurry and you can be one of the first people to sail Windstar’s new itineraries on their newest ship in 2014!
The Star Pride will have four new exclusive itineraries, including the Black Sea Tapestry. For the first time, Windstar Cruises will cruise the wonders of the Black Sea and visit destinations like Istanbul, Yalta, Sevastopol, Odessa, Bucharest, Romania and Nessebar, Bulgaria. You will want to book now to secure your spot on this new Windstar ship; get ready because the Star Pride:
This expansion of the Windstar fleet means more destinations and new itineraries! If you’ve ever dreamed of sailing the Greek Isles, Turkey or the Black Sea, click here to see all the 2014 flagship sailings of the Star Pride, and lock in your reservation today.
Windstar has agreed to purchase three of Seabourn's small ships: Seabourn Pride, Seabourn Legend, and Seabourn Spirit. This purchase continues Windstar's path of growth under the project name Global Windstar. Windstar Cruises will now become the market leader in small-ship cruising, and for the first time they will expand their sailings to new regions like Asia and South America. Along with this expansion, Windstar will be returning to Tahiti with the newly renovated Wind Spirit.
Windstar will take possession of the three all-suite ships over the next two years. Each ship holds 208 passengers, and the Seabourn Pride will be the first ship to enter the fleet in April of 2014. It will undergo a Windstar-branded renovation, be given a new name, and then set sail a month later in the Mediterranean in May 2014. These voyages on the newly acquired ship are expected to go on sale in May of 2013, so stay tuned! Windstar will get the other two ships in April 2015 and May 2015, and will start sailing them in May of 2015 following their dry-dock period.
This Global Windstar project also comes with Windstar's return to Tahiti in May of 2014. Excitment is growing for these sailings since Tahiti has been the number one requested destination from Windstar guests. The Wind Spirit will begin 7-day voyages from Papeete, Tahiti on May 2, 2014, and sail the South Pacific Islands through November 7, 2014. The week-long voyage will begin in the capital city of Papeete, Tahiti and cruise through the Society Islands of Moorea, Taha'a, Raiatea, Huahine, and Bora Bora. View Tahiti Special Offers
These sailings will continue Windstar's signature deck barbecue and popular watersports platform perfect for everything from water-skiing to windsurfing! The 148-passenger Spirit was recently renovated, with a makeover of reception area, a makeover of The Restaurant and an expansion of the outdoor seating area of the The Compass Rose lounge to an outdoor deck. As a preferred partner of Windstar Cruises we can get you more details on these new sailings to Tahiti. Be sure to call us or click here.
We are excited to introduce theme voyages on Windstar that will take you to Monte Carlo's Grand Prix, the world's best golf courses or the birthplaces of the world's great religions. In addition to these special voyages, we are able to offer amazing rates on Windstar cruises to Panama, the Caribbean and transatlantic crossings starting from just $1,499 if you book by Saturday, March 2, 2013.
Add a Grand Prix package to your Windstar Yachting the Riviera voyage, and experience the glamorous port of Monaco and the world's most legendary auto racing event! Available with Windstar Cruises' Yachting the Riviera voyage, the Grand Prix Package gives you exclusive access to two days of Monaco's legendary Grand Prix. Don't wait, this is one of Windstar's most sought-after sailings and space is limited! The Monaco Grand Prix is one of the most important and prestigious automobile races in the world. Overlook the gorgeous Monaco harbor as the race is run through the streets of Monaco. Just add “Grand Prix with Windstar” to your May 21, 2013 Yachting the Riviera Cruise for this exclusive VIP Grand Prix experience.
The Legendary Links package includes a two night stay at the beautiful Fairmont St. Andrews, including a special welcome dinner, green fees and golf trolleys at five of the world's most famous courses, a golf pro at all courses and events, exclusive small group shore excursions in Edinburgh and Stromness and a Gala Farewell and Awards Dinner. All this, plus all transfers fees are included as well. This is the perfect once-in-a-lifetime experience for and avid golfer or golf fan! If you are a great lover of history, the Footsteps of Faith voyage hosts expert lecturers that will bring new insights and understanding to each port, and you will go on unique overnight land tours and small group tours.
If you want to get away from it all in 2013, now is the time to book your sailing to the Caribbean or on a relaxing transatlantic crossing! Rates start at just $1,499 to travel from Panama to Hamilton, where you'll stay overnight and the lively port town covered in two-story pastel-colored Victorian buildings, delightful cafes and fabulous shopping. Windstar's landmark Caribbean cruise is available from just $1,799, so click here to see all of these voyages and book now to experience the flavors, cultures, and colors of the Caribbean.
You can count down to the holidays this year with spectacular deals to Italy, France, Spain, England, Turkey and the Caribbean. From now until December 21st, we are able to offer you unprecedented discounts for top Windstar cruise destinations. From the warm and cheerful islands of the Caribbean to the wonders of the Mediterranean, this twelve day count down is your chance to get amazing seasonal deals with savings up to $3,999 per person!
Sail, swim, and kayak in the middle of January on the 7-night Yachtsman's Caribbean Cruise. You can experience the Caribbean's private yachting scene starting at just $1,299. This special price has been lowered from $3,999 for a savings of $2,700! The Caribbean is the perfect place to relax and discover inviting beaches, attend the yacht deck barbecue at Gustavia and experience 5-star restaurants, luxury resorts and boutiques in St. Barts.
Sail from Lisbon to Barcelona on the 8-night Splendors of Southern Spain Cruise at rates starting at just $1,499, a savings of $3,999! Lisbon is an accessible mix of new and old world charm, and Spain is full of natural beauty and historic remains and monuments. Barcelona is the largest metropolis on the Mediterranean Sea, and features many World Heritage Sites that make this cross-cultural cruise the trip of a lifetime.
Spend seven days exploring Italy from just $1,599 on the Islands of Italy Cruise. This sailing is regularly priced at $4,999, which means you save $3,400. You will tour some of the most famous places in Italy, including the Roman Forum, the Vatican, the Trevi Fountain and the ruins of Pompeii. Since the cruise begins and ends in Rome, you can take some of the money you are saving and spend an extra few days pre or post cruise to explore one of the most-visited cities in Europe. To see all of the popular sailings with holiday discounts, click here.
The latest dates to sail on Windstar in 2013 are now out, with amazing itineraries to Europe, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean and the Panama Canal. No matter what you want to experience, from the beaches of Lipari Italy and the Parthenon and the Acropolis in Athens, to the sun and fun of Barbados, there is a great Windstar sailing for you. If you book by December 29, 2012, you'll get up to $1,000 per stateroom on select Caribbean and Panama Canal voyages, and enjoy a special gift of two free hotel nights in one of the world's great cities to begin or end your cruise on select European sailings.
The 7-night Greek Isles & Turkish Delights Cruise comes with $200 shipboard credit on select sailings and runs from May through October in 2013. Start where East meets West in the ancient city of Istanbul to begin your tour of Turkey and Greece. You'll see the modern bustling cities, mountainous terrain and beautiful beaches, and the ruins of a culture 2,500 years old. Get to know Athens even better with two free hotel nights at the end of the cruise! Two free nights are also yours on Europe Discoveries cruises, where you can explore Italy, Spain, Greece and France from just $2,099.
Windstar is also running a flash sale for cruises in the Caribbean through November 16th. Travel aboard the 312-passenger Wind Surf from just $999 per person. These rates make a relaxing Caribbean vacation the perfect Christmas gift! Walk through the pretty seas-side towns and the lush green valleys. View the banana plantations and bubbling sulfur springs of St. Lucia, and dive and snorkel along the 24 miles of vibrant reef there. These itineraries have tropical fun for everyone, and these rates are only available until the 16th, so click here now to see all the Flash sale savings.
When you sail the Caribbean on Windstar you get all the benefits of small ship sailing, like access to tiny harbors and hidden coves where no one else can go, with the luxury and fun of sailing a private yacht. As a valued professional partner of Windstar, we are able to bring you these limited-time low rates for cruises to the Caribbean in the winter of 2012 and 2013. Stay close to the ship and splash around on the signature Watersports Platform, or go out snorkeling or try scuba diving in the middle of winter! These incredible rates start at just $1,299. Hurry, this sale ends Saturday, October 27, 2012.
The 7-night Flavors of the Caribbean Cruise starts at just $1,299 per person and comes with $200 shipboard credit. The cruise embarks from St. Maarten December 8th and heads to many amazing, diverse destinations. Le Marin is a beautiful port in Martinique featuring one of the largest marinas in the Caribbean. The lush, mountainous island of St. Lucia was once used as a hideout to raid passing Spanish galleons, and Dominica exhibits colonial and modern style along with beautiful waterfalls and botanical gardens.
The 7-night Yachtsman's Caribbean Cruise gives you the experience of the Caribbean's private yachting scene from the high life on St. Barts, with its 5-star restaurants, luxury resorts and boutiques to the laid-back beach relaxation and yacht deck barbecue at Gustavia. Experience the Caribbean's private yachting scene during this voyage as well as the quaint island charm of Soper's Hole. At Jost Van Dyke, eat fresh lobster at the famous Foxy's bar and restaurant before overnighting in the harbor, then sail to Virgin Gorda, with its assembly of house-sized rocks called "The Baths." This sailing also has rates starting at just $1,299.
Whether you want to sail the Caribbean over the holidays, or later in the winter, book now to lock in these low rates before they go up. You can check out all the dates and itineraries by clicking here.
Take this opportunity to sail Europe as it was meant to be seen: by small ship sailing. As a valued professional partner of Windstar, we are able to bring you these limited-time low rates for cruises to Europe in 2013. Sail through hidden coves and tiny harbors in Italy, Spain, France and more. Book your 2013 spring Windstar vacation now and you will get the special bonus of two free hotel nights in one of the world's great cities before or after your cruise!
The 7-Nights of Italy voyage fares start at just $2,499; sail Rome to Rome for seven days in April or June. You'll experience Italy as you've never seen it before: visit Sorrento's rugged cliffs and exquisite beaches, take in Lipari's stunning waters and even cruise around the awe-inspiring Stromboli volcano! We are able to offer $200 in ship-board credit on this sailing, plus you can choose to stay over in Rome for two extra nights pre or post cruise at no extra cost! To view details of this cruise, click here.
The 6-Night Islands of The Western Mediterranean Cruise sails from Barcelona to Rome starting at just $2,299. Choosing between Barcelona and Rome for your extra two nights will be difficult considering the amazing city and current trendsetting qualities of these cities. At just $2,299 you may want to arrange to stay in both! Take some time away from the major cities in the emerald mountains, turquoise seas, lemon orchards and Bellver Castle in Palma de Mallorca, or the pine forests and pristine beaches of the Island of Elba. We are also offering $200 in ship-board credit for this sailing, so your time onboard will be as fun as your time on land!
France and Spain are also waiting for you: yacht the Riviera from Rome to Nice (or from Nice to Rome) over seven days for just $2,399! See the best of France and Italy as you sail to Cannes, St. Tropez, Nice, Rome and more. The Splendors of Southern Spain cruise travels from Lisbon to Barcelona (or reverse) over eight days. You'll see Lisbon, the home of legendary explorers, along with some of Spain's most important national parks, archaeological site and monuments, and breath-taking architecture. To see these sailings and all the 2013 Europe voyages, click here, and book before this offer expires in October!
Take advantage of incredible low rates for 2012 voyages when you book now. Windstar recently completed $18 million dollars' worth of beautiful new yacht renovations, and you can be the first to see them! Whether you want to explore the beachy coves of the Caribbean, or the stunning shores of the Greek Isles, Northern Europe, and the Mediterranean, there is a Windstar 2012 cruise for you.
The 7-night Mediterranean Cruise tours Greece for just $1,799, and you will get $200 ship-board credit. Ports include Athens, Mikonos, Santorini and Rhodes, as well as stops in Turkey ending in Istanbul. To see all the 2012 Greece options, click here. If you'd like to split your time between Greece and Italy, there are several Mediterranean cruises including the 8-night Classic Mediterranean Cruise which is only $1,299! You'll go from Athens to Rome with $200 ship-board credit per couple. For more 2012 cruises to Italy, Greece and Spain, click here.
The 7-night Islands of Italy Cruise is just $1,999 per person. The itinerary starts in Rome, hitting Italy's major islands like Sorrento and Stromboli before returning to Rome. With prices this low you could stay an extra few days in Rome before or after the cruise! To check out all the deals for cruises that exclusively tour Italy, click here.
If Europe isn't your style and you are looking to go somewhere warm near the end of 2012, sail the Caribbean! The 7-night Flavors of the Caribbean cruise is just $1,599 with an additional $200 ship-board credit per couple. To see all Caribbean and Central American cruises, click here. If you enjoy transatlantic cruises there are six to choose from starting at just $1,299! Spend your time at sea relaxing and enjoying Windstar's shipboard activities, water sports, spa treatments and restaurants. For all transatlantic voyages, click here.
Hurry and book now, some of these deals won't last! Can't decide where to go? To see all of these special offers and explore their itineraries click here.