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76% Loved It
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4.5 Editor's Rating
In April 2013, the ship underwent a $7 million upgrade as part of Royal Caribbean's larger $300 million investment in its fleet. The new features included a cupcake shop, an Italian trattoria called ...
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919 Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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There were 11 of us. My wife and I in the 70s, our two kids and spouses in their 50s and 4 grand kids from 13 to 20. ... Read more
There is something seriously wrong with the food management on this ship. The worst filet mignon you will ever eat ... Read more
My husband and I just got back from our honeymoon cruise with the Independence of the Seas. We have been previous ... Read more
Sorry it's pretty lengthy......and this is just MY opinion (which i have a lot of) I am probably being picky, but I ... Read more
06/15
We normally cruise with Princess, but went on RC for the 2nd time with son, his wife and 2 kids, and her parents and ... Read more

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Good for teenage grandchildren traveling southerner
06/15
The family suite worked well for my husband and me and our three 15 year old grandsons. Our grandsons loved the surf ... Read more
Today, my family (we were a group of 6 adults) and I returned from a 7 night western Caribbean cruise on Independence ... Read more
Very Disappointing Cruise lovecruising1998
06/15
My husband, teenage son, and I cruised on Indy the week of Memorial Day 2015. This was our 3rd Royal Caribbean cruise. ... Read more
Our family of 5 and friends sailed on the Independence of the Seas May 24th - 31st. We stayed in the Promenade ... Read more
Great Cruise snail
06/15
After cruising on Norwegian and Princess ships we decided to try Royal Caribbean. After much trepidation over what we ... Read more

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LOVED THE INDY RichardandMark
06/15
Just debarked from the INDY,,,we had a wonderful time,,, The Wait Staff in the MDR was wonderful and very attentive. ... Read more
A No No ukjimbo
06/15
This will now be our last cruise. The novelty has worn off at last. A very clean ship with great staff (if you have 'my ... Read more
Very Enjoyable Ragland T Tiger
06/15
Me and my wife very much enjoyed this cruise. No major complaints. I knocked off one star because we found food in ... Read more
Dissapointing at Best kimberlybills@gmail.com
06/15
I take my mother on a cruise every 2 years, It had been 3 years this time around due to numerous family situations so ... Read more
We sailed the Independence of the Seas May 17-24, 2015 for our 10 year wedding anniversary. This was my 4th cruise and ... Read more

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Nothing Special jgleason15
05/15
I am not new to cruising. My family and I have been on 10 in the last 20+ years. And the cruise industry has changed ... Read more
Family of 10. Ages 10-75. 1 handicapped. Arrived at the port at 11am. Checking in took longer then usual. Half check in ... Read more
We were travelling with our extended family ages 27 - 82 with a total of 11 in all on an Eastern Carib Itinerary. ... Read more
This was our first time on Independence of the Seas, but had sailed with RC before and we have been on a Freedom class ... Read more
Great Cruise usparks
05/15
This was our best cruise ever. We have cruised with Carnival before, but Royal is just that step above that make it a ... Read more

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Fantastic Cruise Valley Boy
05/15
This was my 9th cruise, 7th with Royal and my daughters 20th with Royal. I can't praise the crew of the Independence ... Read more
This was my 14th cruise and 2nd with Royal. My husband and I had a blast. Embarkation – went fairly smoothly. ... Read more
I had a wonderful time inboard the Independence of the Seas. The music was superb, the Ice Show, Strings, amazing, and ... Read more
We decided to arrive a day early to spend at the beach and start our vacation early. We stayed at the Best Western Plus ... Read more
This was our 14th cruise overall and 5th cruise with RCI. It was unfortunately the worst cruise we have been on. The ... Read more

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