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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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790 Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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Family aboard for our first Owners Suite experience in 20+ years of cruising RCCL. We arrived at the dock to no lines ... Read more
Best ever! The Duke of Bethnal Green
04/14
The Duchess and I decided to break our time which we spend annually in Florida and take advantage of the cruise ... Read more
Our family of three – 60, 57 & 21 – took our first cruise on Royal Caribbean beginning March 15 after 4 ... Read more
My husband and I just returned from our 5th cruise and the first one we've taken with just the two of us. We thoroughly ... Read more
We’re a well traveled couple in our early 30’s who have previously been on 8 cruises (5 Carnival, 2 ... Read more

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First off, this may be long and extensive, but you can skip around to the parts that interest you. My husband and I ... Read more
04/14
This was my 5th RC cruise, and I've always had great experiences before so I expected this one to be the same. It's ... Read more
Very disappointed sandra3022
04/14
After 20 cruises with RCCL I was very disappointed with the food and service and I can only atribute this to pre paid ... Read more
Only our second cruise (first for Hubbie and son). We are a family of four with older teenagers (16 and 17) and we were ... Read more
This was our first cruise with RCCL. We had heard nothing but good things especially about the food. The ship itself ... Read more

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04/14
There is a lot to cover on a ship this size. You can read many reviews and get a different take from a very different ... Read more
04/14
We just returned from a great time on Indy, visiting the Eastern Caribbean. This is our 14th cruise, and they just keep ... Read more
Back to back cruises Robyn hermes
03/14
We just completed a back to back cruise. Our very first cruise was on the Liberty Of the Seas 3 yrs ago. We thought we ... Read more
In general, our cruise was nice and so was the ship. The good things that stood out were; Eating at Chops is a must ... Read more
On this our 6th RCI cruise, we decided to go with an itinerary that was filled with "1sts" in terms of stops. This ... Read more

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Where do I begin – this is our 4th cruise overall and our 3rd with RCCL, my wife and I decided to try a different ... Read more
Sailer Stan
03/14
For our eleventh cruise with R.C.C.L. we decided to explore the Canary Isles, including ports in Spain and Portugal .We ... Read more
This was the second time for us on the Indy. We really enjoy that class of ship with the flow rider and the Promenade. ... Read more
Royal Caribbean International is not my favorite CRUISE LINE by far at the moment AND YOU SHOULD KNOW WHY SO YOU ARE ... Read more
Being the first time on Royal, we loved the ship.  We have sailed on NCL and Princess (45-50 age) Embarq: Went ... Read more

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Mixed jancy
03/14
We have just got off a b2b 6 nights western and then 8 nights eastern. We had a junior suite 1372which was great. We ... Read more
I cannot commend this holiday more. I know this is late as it has been about half a year but when we booked our cruise ... Read more
Best Cruise Ever!!! Rolretire2
03/14
Totally perfect! Great weather,sun and 80's. Lovely ship. The pool arrangement is brilliant. Three separate venues . . ... Read more
We flew from the UK to Miami on a Fly/cruise package. It took over two hours to get through immigration and customs. ... Read more
All I'm going to say was that this was an incredible ship and I had an awesome time. Everything on the ship was ... Read more

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