We make sure you don’t miss a beat of adventure on land and the high seas by curating everything the minute you arrive at the airport to the day you set sail for home. Our extended Easy Stays experience features hand-selected, luxurious accommodations, superior rooms, and exceptional service at some of the most distinguished hotels in 30 cities worldwide. Select properties include The Nusa Dua Beach Hotel in Bali, The Kyoto Granvia, Mandarin Oriental in Singapore, Hotel Grande Bretagne or St. George Lycabettus Hotel in Athens, Hotel Borg or Hilton Nordica Reykjavik, Ambasciatori Palace in Rome, Bristol Hotel Panama, and Sheraton Puerto Rico.
We extend the small-ship cruising experience offering the latest way to pamper guests with Easy Stays, where we handle the details leaving you to experience all the fun, adventure, and peace you seek before and after your dream cruise for as long as you like, even if just for a day. Easy Stays guarantees preferred category rooms and upgrades when available with most properties featuring an onsite Windstar Hospitality Desk staffed by knowledgeable and friendly locals who can recommend everything from restaurants, shops, and attractions to sharing a bit of local lore.
“We think of Windstar as a travel company that goes beyond cruising and inspires our guests to discover new perspectives on the regions we visit. Our new Easy Stays hotel program reflects that attitude by giving guests a convenient, simple way to lengthen their vacation at our hand-selected hotels around the world.”John Delaney, Windstar Cruises President
Chosen for their prime locations, sightseeing opportunities as well as local charm, we add an extra level of grandeur to your holiday with bespoke stays at four and five-star properties that will leave you breathless. Every service has been designed to make you feel pampered and maximize your enjoyment, with convenient, well-thought-out features like complimentary breakfasts, as well as concierge and luggage portage services. Enjoy the opportunity to sample regional, mouth-watering breakfast specialties like Poisson Cru, freshly baked croissants, and vanilla honey in Tahiti; dolmades, yogurt, and goat cheese in Greece; and
The Easy Stays program also offers unique hotel experiences such as the world-famous overwater bungalows of the Tahitian Islands on both Moorea and Bora Bora. These locations were strategically selected by Windstar product managers to offer guests an enhanced on-land experience in desirable destinations, paying particular attention to layouts, tranquility, and views taking the guesswork out of hotel selection for guests interested in extending their cruise experience simply and conveniently.
“We developed Windstar’s Easy Stays program with guests’ convenience in mind. Each hotel property has been hand selected by a member of our Product Development team based on many criteria among them location and exceptional service level. We have personally experienced the hotels’ amenities and service levels. All stays include all taxes and resort fees, complimentary breakfast, transportation between the hotel and the ship, complimentary Wifi and more giving our guests peace of mind that all is taken care of and there are no hidden costs. This all-inclusive package program even includes the services of a local hospitality desk on sailing dates to assist our guests with suggestions for local activities.”Kelly Hubbard, Windstar Cruises Product Development Director
Let Easy Stays save you additional research and planning for your before and after cruise experience. Leveraging your vacation time will not only give you effortless convenience and curated stays but also ensures peace of mind knowing that when you book with Windstar Cruises, we always know where you are in case unexpected circumstances occur. In addition, you have the opportunity to accumulate points at favorite hotels where you enjoy loyalty status as well as our selecting from our boutique hotel offerings.
Let us save you time and take all the worry out of your journey. Easy Stays will make your next cruise unforgettable, by raising the bar on transformative travel. To learn more about authentic, smallship cruising and Easy Stays with Windstar, contact a travel advisor or Windstar Cruises by phone at 877-958-7718, or visit www.windstarcruises.com.