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Travel Experts Point to Windstar as the Gold Standard for Small Ship Cruises

Travel Experts Point to Windstar as the Gold Standard for Small Ship Cruises

Windstar’s team on board and ashore is thrilled to be awarded by one of the leading travel agent publications – Travel Weekly as a “Gold Winner in Overall Small Cruise Ship” again! In total, we took home three Gold Magellans and two Silver Magellans in the 2017 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards.   Windstar also earned

Windstar Dominates 2017 Cruisers’ Choice Awards for Best Small Ships

Travel Experts Point to Windstar as the Gold Standard for Small Ship Cruises

Windstar’s team on board and ashore is thrilled to be awarded by one of the leading travel agent publications – Travel Weekly as a “Gold Winner in Overall Small Cruise Ship” again! In total, we took home three Gold Magellans and two Silver Magellans in the 2017 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards.   Windstar also earned

Windstar Dominates 2017 Cruisers’ Choice Awards for Best Small Ships

Windstar Dominates 2017 Cruisers’ Choice Awards for Best Small Ships

Winning the Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice Awards is prestigious as it’s based on each cruiser’s personal review of the cruise line. Windstar Cruises is pleased to have been awarded 17 individual awards in the 2017 Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice Awards, notably claiming two of the top five awards for the Best Overall Small Ships with Wind Surf

Windstar Wins Top Awards in USA TODAY & Condé Nast Traveler

Windstar Dominates 2017 Cruisers’ Choice Awards for Best Small Ships

Winning the Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice Awards is prestigious as it’s based on each cruiser’s personal review of the cruise line. Windstar Cruises is pleased to have been awarded 17 individual awards in the 2017 Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice Awards, notably claiming two of the top five awards for the Best Overall Small Ships with Wind Surf

Windstar Wins Top Awards in USA TODAY & Condé Nast Traveler

Windstar Wins Top Awards in USA TODAY & Condé Nast Traveler

wardsWindstar’s six small ships win new travel awards and garner travel influencer accolades. We wrap up the year on a high note with a bevy of travel awards from trusted travel publications. We also received accolades from influential travel insiders who have experienced a personalized cruise vacation on the line’s iconic sailing and all-suite yachts

Vote for Windstar Cruises Best Boutique Cruise Line

Windstar Wins Top Awards in USA TODAY & Condé Nast Traveler

wardsWindstar’s six small ships win new travel awards and garner travel influencer accolades. We wrap up the year on a high note with a bevy of travel awards from trusted travel publications. We also received accolades from influential travel insiders who have experienced a personalized cruise vacation on the line’s iconic sailing and all-suite yachts

Vote for Windstar Cruises Best Boutique Cruise Line

Vote for Windstar Cruises Best Boutique Cruise Line

UPDATE: Windstar Cruises is Named Best Boutique Cruise Line in USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice 2016 Award. A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to picked the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Thank you everyone for voting for Windstar! Vote today! Windstar Cruises has been nominated

Windstar Wins Gold for Small Ship Cruising, Best Itinerary & Best Excursions

Vote for Windstar Cruises Best Boutique Cruise Line

UPDATE: Windstar Cruises is Named Best Boutique Cruise Line in USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice 2016 Award. A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to picked the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Thank you everyone for voting for Windstar! Vote today! Windstar Cruises has been nominated

Windstar Wins Gold for Small Ship Cruising, Best Itinerary & Best Excursions

Windstar Wins Gold for Small Ship Cruising, Best Itinerary & Best Excursions

We are thrilled to have recently received three Gold Magellan Awards in the 2016 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards. Voted on by travel professionals in the know, the awards recognized Windstar Cruises as a leader in small ship cruising with the top level gold award. Gold accolades were also bestowed upon the Windstar team for having

Award-winning Fusion: Small Cruise Ships & Outstanding Service

Windstar Wins Gold for Small Ship Cruising, Best Itinerary & Best Excursions

We are thrilled to have recently received three Gold Magellan Awards in the 2016 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards. Voted on by travel professionals in the know, the awards recognized Windstar Cruises as a leader in small ship cruising with the top level gold award. Gold accolades were also bestowed upon the Windstar team for having

Award-winning Fusion: Small Cruise Ships & Outstanding Service

Award-winning Fusion: Small Cruise Ships & Outstanding Service

We are very excited to announce that Windstar Cruises recently landed on two “World’s Best” lists, named both #3 World’s Best Small Ship Cruise Line and #3 World’s Best Medium Cruise Line in Travel + Leisure’s annual readers’ awards. Voters specifically recognized our ship staff for their high level of service standards. “Windstar Cruises —

Windstar Cruises recognized on Condé Nast Traveler’s  2016 Gold List

Award-winning Fusion: Small Cruise Ships & Outstanding Service

We are very excited to announce that Windstar Cruises recently landed on two “World’s Best” lists, named both #3 World’s Best Small Ship Cruise Line and #3 World’s Best Medium Cruise Line in Travel + Leisure’s annual readers’ awards. Voters specifically recognized our ship staff for their high level of service standards. “Windstar Cruises —

Windstar Cruises recognized on Condé Nast Traveler’s  2016 Gold List

Windstar Cruises recognized on Condé Nast Traveler’s 2016 Gold List

Windstar Cruises ranking as a top selection for “Favorite Cruise Lines.” The ranking focused on the fleet’s expansion of three additional power yachts, exclusive complimentary Private Event offerings, and diverse cruise itineraries in destinations including the Caribbean, Tahiti, Europe, Costa Rica and the Panama Canal. Windstar’s three recently renovated sailing yachts carry fewer than 300

Windstar Cruises Ranked #2 in Condé Nast Traveler 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards

Windstar Cruises recognized on Condé Nast Traveler’s 2016 Gold List

Windstar Cruises ranking as a top selection for “Favorite Cruise Lines.” The ranking focused on the fleet’s expansion of three additional power yachts, exclusive complimentary Private Event offerings, and diverse cruise itineraries in destinations including the Caribbean, Tahiti, Europe, Costa Rica and the Panama Canal. Windstar’s three recently renovated sailing yachts carry fewer than 300

Windstar Cruises Ranked #2 in Condé Nast Traveler 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards

Windstar Cruises Ranked #2 in Condé Nast Traveler 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards

It’s been a great month here at Windstar Cruises and we cannot say thank you enough for all the support we received from our dedicated alumni, Facebook fans, and Twitter followers for voting for Windstar. Windstar Cruises was named one of the Top Small Ship Cruise Lines in the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards.

Open Letter from Windstar CEO

Windstar Cruises Ranked #2 in Condé Nast Traveler 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards

It’s been a great month here at Windstar Cruises and we cannot say thank you enough for all the support we received from our dedicated alumni, Facebook fans, and Twitter followers for voting for Windstar. Windstar Cruises was named one of the Top Small Ship Cruise Lines in the prestigious Condé Nast Traveler 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards.

Open Letter from Windstar CEO

Open Letter from Windstar CEO

Thank you, Merci, Grazi, Gracias, Danke, Havala, Tack! It is with great excitement that we announce Windstar Cruises was named one of the Top Small Ship Cruise Lines in the prestigious Travel + Leisure 2013 World’s Best Awards readers’ survey. We were ranked #3 beating out five other small ship lines and are extremely proud

“Top 20 Small Cruise Ships” Award

A couple months ago we were thrilled to announce that the readers of Condé Nast Traveler selected us to be among the magazine’s prestigious Gold List award. As a fifth-time recipient of this honor, we were additionally recognized by being placed in the Platinum Circle. Now, we are honored once again to announce that all

Windstar on Condé Nast’s 2012 Gold List

We are delighted to announce our latest accolade, and we have you to thank for it! Condé Nast Traveler magazine released their prestigious annual Gold List, a compendium of the best hotels, resorts and cruise lines in the world selected by their readers. Our wonderful alumni have once again shown their support by voting us

All-Time Best Cruises

How does the Mediterranean look different from the deck of a Windstar sailing yacht? It’s more accessible, closer and more magical than you ever imagined. We don’t just take you to Italy, we introduce you to places like Ischia, a small volcanic island in the Tyrrhenian Sea; and Portovenere with its stunning villages and medieval

“Most Romantic Cruise Line” and “Best Tall Ship”

We often hear from our alumni how romantic they find our yachts to be, and it is our pleasure to have hosted some of your most treasured memories throughout the years. Many of you tell us that our sails are what make our yachts so romantic. Well, all of your feedback has been affirmed by

Windstar’s Condé Nast Traveler Honor

Condé Nast Traveler just released their annual Reader’s Choice Awards for 2011 and Windstar is thrilled to be recognized on the prestigious “Top Small-Ship Cruise Lines” list. “We are honored that the readers of Condé Nast Traveler selected Windstar Cruises again as one of the top small-ship cruise lines in the world,” said Hans Birkholz,

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