2021 Press Releases
12/13/2021 Windstar Cruises Names Karl Gulotta Corporate Executive Chef
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises has hired Karl Gulotta as its new corporate executive chef. The leading line in small ship cruises places a distinct emphasis on an elevated culinary experience and sources ingredients locally whenever possible.
12/7/2021 Windstar Cruises Launches New Ad Campaign and Holiday Sale
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises launched its new ad campaign today touting that “The Wind and Stars Know the Way.” 12 Ways of Windstar holiday sale runs 12/14-28.
11/16/2021 Windstar Cruises Adds All-Inclusive Pricing for Luxury of Choice
SEATTLE, WA, U.S. headquartered Windstar Cruises is changing the way it sells cruises. Previously the small ship line had a base cruise fare, with an option to add things like alcohol, gratuities, and other onboard services on top.
10/19/2021 Windstar Cruises Signs Lease on New Miami Office Headquarters
SEATTLE, WA/MIAMI, FL, Windstar Cruises has officially found its new home in Miami, the epicenter of the cruise industry.
10/14/2021 Twice the Tahiti: Windstar Cruises Now Has Two Yachts in French Polynesia
PAPEETE, TAHITI, U.S. headquartered Windstar Cruises now has two of its six yachts in French Polynesia, making it the biggest small ship cruise line in the region.
10/13/2021 Windstar Cruises Takes Delivery of Star Pride
PALERMO, ITALY, Pride is the third and final all-suite Star Plus Class yacht to emerge from a multi-year, $250 million renovation project.
9/27/2021 Windstar's Reimagined Star Legend Makes Debut
SEATTLE, WA, The all-suite Star Plus Class Star Legend makes its debut today, sailing from Lisbon on a ten-day voyage to Barcelona.
9/7/2021 Windstar Reveals Clues to a Massive Treasure
SEATTLE, WA, Award-winning small ship cruise line Windstar Cruises is about to reveal the clues to a massive treasure hunt, running September 10-October 1.
8/16/2021 Windstar Cruises and James Beard Foundation Strengthen Partnership
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises has renewed and strengthened its relationship as the Official Cruise Line of the James Beard Foundation.
8/10/2021 Announcing New 79-Day Grand European Cruise
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises today announced the longest itinerary ever offered by the award-winning small ship cruise line.
8/8/2021 Wind Surf Resumes Operations
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises' flagship, the largest sailing ship in the world, returned to cruising today through the Mediterranean.
8/5/2021 Stijn Creupelandt Named Vice President of Hotel Operations and Product Development
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises has chosen the 20-year veteran to take charge of overall leadership, management, and operation of the guest experience.
7/16/2021 Windstar Resumes Sailing In Tahiti
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises has resumed cruising in French Polynesia/the Islands of Tahiti with vaccinated guests + crew aboard the line’s 148-passenger Wind Spirit sailing yacht.
6/22/2021 Windstar Resumes Cruising
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises resumed cruising operations on June 19 as the sailing yacht Wind Star tours the Greek Isles.
6/9/2021 Windstar Expands Travel Professionals Team
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises expands its Star Promise commitment and high-level of sales support and service to travel advisors
5/21/2021 Star Legend Delivered
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises’ President Chris Prelog officially received Star Legend back from the Fincantieri shipyard in Palermo, Italy.
5/5/2021 Windstar Celebrates Travel Advisor Appreciation Day
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar Cruises announces Send Your Travel Advisor on a Cruise Vacation Contest for Travel Advisor Apppreciation Day
3/22/2021 Windstar Adds New Marketing Tools For Travel Advisors
SEATTLE, WA, Travel Advisors can sign up for two new tools free via Windstar's Travel Advisor Hub.
1/26/2021 Windstar Outlines New Sailings Through May 2023
SEATTLE, WA, Windstar annoucnes fresh itineraries, transformed ships, and updated Health & Safety Protocols.
1/5/2021 Windstar Launches Wave Sale January 5
SEATTLE, WA, The Sail Small, Live Large With Big Perks offer lets travelers choose from a set of complimentary perks plus a reduced deposit of 5%.