Review of Star Pride deck 5 (Lobby-Cabins-Lounge)
Deck 5 layout starts with passenger cabins from 500 to 551, of which 14x OceanView Suites (category S2, wheelchair-accessible cabins are #548 and #550 near the lifts), 20x Balcony Suites (category BS/midship), 11x Star Balcony Suites (category SBS/midship), plus two Classic Suites (category CS/forward location, rooms #500-501) and one Deluxe Suite (category DS, room #531, midship-starboard).
A Whirlpool (with a sunbathing area and lounge chairs) is located at the ship’s prow (most forward part).
Next is the Atrium with the ship’s Reception Desk (information, assistance, purser). There is a small Card Room (starboard) for bridge playing and board games.
Destination Services Office (starboard) is for booking Windstar Cruises tours and excursions, providing information on all activities ashore.
The Computer Center (starboard) offers Internet access with rates per minute and discount package rates.
Screening Room is an indoor cinema also hosting port talks and cruisetour itinerary-related media presentations.
“Lounge” is the ship’s “theater” (main show lounge) offering live evening entertainment (without bar service).