Small Ship Cruising

Wind Spirit

Windstar Cruises

440 ft. / 134 m.
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Wind Spirit

Welcome Aboard Wind Spirit

Step aboard a vessel that is "180° from Ordinary," the four-masted schooner, Wind Spirit, provides guests with a luxury yachting experience that is as delightfully pampering as it is uniquely personal. Renovated from stem to stern with open teak decks, Wind Spirit is intimate and stylish with public spaces that invite conversation and relaxation among guests.

Wind Spirit is a romantic, four-masted sailing ship with recently updated accommodations, a casual yet elegant atmosphere, and friendly service. While her towering sails echo a bygone era of explorers, her sleek lines and computerized controls are innovative in concept and design. Teak decking, rich wood interiors, an attentive service staff, intimate surroundings, eclectic artwork, exceptional signature cuisine featuring both light and vegetarian menu selections, and complimentary wine with dinner are the elements synonymous with your ship. Staterooms (188 square feet each) offer ocean views, new LCD flatscreen TV, DVD/CD player, IPod Nano and Bose SoundDock system, safe, mini-bar/refrigerator, international direct-dial phone, bathroom with pampering toiletries, hair dryer and plush terry robes. All are equipped with one standard U.S. 110 volt and European 220 volt, 60 cycle AC electrical outlet. She exudes a private, yacht-like ambiance creating camaraderie and lasting friendships among guests, a hallmark of small ship cruising.

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Lounging on the deck

Enjoy the view from Wind Spirit's wide-open teak decks

Wind Spirit is intimate and stylish with public spaces that invite both conversation and relaxation; spend time in the Lounge, Library, Pool, World Spa by Windstar... and experience cruising unlike any other.

Life onboard

"Casual Elegance" defines life aboard Wind Spirit...

Teak decking, rich wood interiors, an attentive service staff and intimate surroundings are just a few reasons that showcase the Windstar Cruises' slogan, "180 from Ordinary" to the fullest.

Pool & Jacuzzi

Take a dip in the pool to cool off or relax in the connected jacuzzi.

Enjoy a refreshing dip in the swimming pool to cool off during those hot days aboard Wind Spirit... or, alternatively, relax in the connecting hot tub, where you can converse with the friends you've met onboard as the jets massage your body. For those seeking a bit more adventure, a watersports platform, fitted with a variety of aquatic equipment to explore the wondrous ocean and native sea life, is yours to enjoy.

Wind Spirit

The four-masted sailing yacht, Wind Spirit, is designed to show guests the world with luxury in mind

Boasting beautiful teak decks, Wind Spirit invites you to enjoy tranquil staterooms featuring warm and contemporary color palettes, luxurious linens. and L'Occitane Bath Amenities.

Ship Specifications
Built 1986
Air Conditioned Yes
Renovated 2016
Elevator No
Length 440 ft. / 134 m.
Guests 148
Draft 14 ft. / 4.1 m.
Crew Members 101
Beam 52.1 ft. / 15.8 m.
Ship Registry Bahamas
Tonnage 5,307 gross registered tons
Crew Nationality International
Cruising Speed 10 knots
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Key Features

With a maximum capacity of 148 passengers, the three-masted Wind Spirit provides guests with a yachting experience that is as delightfully pampering, as it is uniquely personal.

Onboard, enjoy a variety of public spaces including a salt-water swimming pool, hot tub and accompanying pool bar, World Spa by Windstar, a casino and entertainment lounge, a water sports platform and a library. Wide open teak decks from end to end invite conversation between guests.

Staterooms (188-square-feet each) offer ocean views, queen-size beds, LCD flatscreen TV, DVD/CD player, Bose SoundDock speakers for Apple iPods, safe, mini-bar/refrigerator, international direct-dial phone and private bathroom with premier toiletries, hair dryer and plush terry robes with accompanying slippers.

  • Equipment available for a variety of aquatic activities including kayaking, water-skiing, windsurfing and snorkeling, weathering permitting
  • A choice of onboard dining available, including the gourmet AmphorA restaurant for evening meals and the casual Veranda for breakfast and lunch
  • Candles Grill, an alternate option, offers dinner by candlelight under the stars, weather permitting
  • With over 90 crew members on board at any given time, attentive service is a top priority
  • All staterooms are equipped with one standard U.S. 110-volt and European 220-volt, 60 cycle AC electrical outlet

Deck Plans

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Deck Four

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Deck Three

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Deck Two

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Category AX Deluxe

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Deck One

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Category BX Deluxe

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Onboard Experience

Wake up aboard the romantic, four-masted Wind Spirit in your oceanview stateroom, whose amenities include a queen-sized bed and a private bathroom with pampering premier toiletries. Breakfast tempts in the casual Veranda restaurant. After breakfast, you may venture off the ship for a morning of guided sightseeing ashore, or enjoy time onboard ship – because this elegant sailing ship feels very much like a private yacht. Lunch as you choose… onboard in the Veranda, or perhaps staying ashore to sample the local fare in today's port of call. Beverages, from soft drinks to house wine and spirits, complement your mood and are available onboard throughout the day. Afternoon invites more exploration ashore… or relaxation onboard, whether it's cuddling up with a good book in the library… taking a dip in the ship's pool or relaxing in the hot tub… sipping a cocktail in the lounge… attending an insightful lecture by an onboard expert… enjoying a rejuvenating treatment in World Spa by Windstar… or going snorkeling in the ocean from the watersports platform aft. This evening, dine with new friends – or enjoy a romantic dinner for two – under the stars at Candles Grill, or in the gourmet AmphorA restaurant. Nighttime brings out the stars in the sky above… and time to watch them twinkle from the open deck with Wind Spirit's sails unfurled. Or, you can try your luck in the Casino, or enjoy live entertainment in the lounge. And when it's time to turn in, you'll close your eyes and sleep to the rhythm of the seas aboard Windstar's classic four-masted ship. Read Less


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