Monday, 2 May 2011

Windstar's 'Rail & Sail' Voyage

- Limited Availability On One Departure Only -

Windstar Cruises is offering guests an exclusive opportunity to combine rail with sail on its June 25 Nice to Barcelona sailing.

Guests will take the Eurostar from London St Pancras to Nice on June 24 and spend a night at the four-star Mercure Nice Centre Notre Dame, which is located in the heart of Nice opposite Notre Dame church, near Place Masséna, Promenade des Anglais and the old town.

The following day they will join the intimate, 312-guest Wind Surf for a seven-night cruise from Nice to Barcelona during which they will visit the beautiful ports of St Tropez, L’lle-Rousse, Ajaccio, Alghero, Mahon and Ibiza.

Wind Surf features deluxe, ocean-view staterooms that include beds with luxury linens and mattresses, flat-screen TV and DVD player, Bose SoundDock speakers for Apple iPods, waffle-weave robes with slippers and sumptuous L’Occitane products. Guests enjoy culinary wonders in The Restaurant, Degrees, Le Marché and Candles. The ship also features a lounge, Yacht Club, WindSpa, casino, three bars, two pools, two hot-tubs, a shop, photo gallery and watersports platform. At the end of the cruise, guests will transfer to the airport in Barcelona for their return flight back to the UK.

Prices for this exclusive Rail & Sail package start from £2,450 per person including train from St Pancras to Nice, an overnight at the Mercure Nice Centre Notre Dame in Nice, transfer from hotel to ship, seven nights on Wind Surf in an ocean-view stateroom with all meals and entertainment and port taxes, transfer from ship to airport in Barcelona and flight back to the UK.

Further Rail & Sail dates will be announced shortly.

For more info, visit/ or luxury cruise specialists The Cruise Line Ltd on 0800 008 6677.