Star Clipper

Star Clipper and her sister ship Star Flyer are true clipper ships reflecting their proud heritage in every inch of their polished brass and gleaming brightwork. Step aboard these unique vessels and discover a new age of sail, where the traditions of the past are happily married to the comforts and amenities of the present day. Star Clipper and Star Flyer are modern cruise ships in every way, created for passengers who love the traditions and romance of the legendary era of sailing ships. They are both 115 metres long and each carries just 170 guests in pampered comfort. Life onboard is blissfully relaxed, much like travelling on a private yacht. You'll never feel confined onboard.

  • Lloyds No8915445
  • Size boutique
  • Style premium
  • Type ocean
  • Year of launch 1992
  • Year of last refit
  • Gross tonnage 2298t
  • Length 115.0m
  • Width 15.2m
  • Decks 4
  • Language en
  • Currency US Dollar ($)
  • No. of passengers 170
  • No. of crew 75
  • No. of cabins 85
  • -wheelchair access 0
Unique Features

Star Clipper and her sister ship Star Flyer boasts a traditional four-masted sailing ship design. Offering modern cruising facilities that will please passengers from all over the world, they have a distinctly luxury feel despite their smaller size.


The suggested amount is 8€ per person per night. A 12.5 % service charge is added to your bill when ordering drinks.

Children not advised
Designated areas only
Not available

There are seven stateroom grades available onboard Star Clipper, the majority of them with ocean views, some with verandas. Like a fine resort, all the amenities are here. The décor is tastefully traditional. You'll find accoutrements of a classic yacht, where everything is ingeniously designed for comfort, ease and efficiency. Burnished brass fittings and mahogany brightwork recall the line's nautical heritage. Soft natural fabrics reflect the colour of the sun, sea and sky. Prints of famous clipper ships and sailing yachts grace the walls. Everything is immaculately maintained and your stewards knows exactly when to appear. All in all, your Star Clippers cabin or suite is a perfectly arranged abode for daydreams and nights of blissful rest and relaxation.


The Clipper Dining Room is the only restaurant onboard the ship. Serving breakfast from 8-10am, lunch between 12-2pm, and à la carte dinner from 7.30-10pm. Guests are free to dine when and with whomever they wish - including with the officers, who join guests in the dining room most nights.


You are free to do as you wish with your days - and evenings. To entertain you at certain ports, locals are brought onboard to give passengers an authentic taste of the local music and arts. The Captain and crew are superb improvisers of the kind of light-hearted fun you'll only find on Star Clippers. There are other events and activities, such as the hilarious crab racing contest, that have evolved from Star Clippers' sailing heritage.

Health and fitness

With Star Clipper, guests have the opportunity to enjoy some watersports such as snorkelling and kayaking.

Kids and Teens

Please note: there are no children's or teens facilities onboard.


Enrichment onboard Star Clipper is done via classes about sailing-related topics. The Captain's daily briefing on deck is wonderfully informative, and a chance to hear some great storytelling as well.

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