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Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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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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833 Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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Have always loved cruising on the Independence with family including grandchildren. Excited to be back after 2 years, ... Read more
Had an amazing time on the Independence this year. Having been on the Adventure of the Seas last year, we booked as ... Read more
08/14
Royal Caribbean and the Independence of the Seas delivered again been onboard the last 4 years, need a change prefer to ... Read more
08/14
Me and 3 other family members sailed on RCI 'Independence of the Seas a couple of weeks ago. The best part of our cruse ... Read more
Our adventure started with an overnight flight to London Heathrow. As we landed Friday morning we had roughly 24 hours ... Read more

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08/14
Embarkation Well-organised and took less than 30 minutes State Room We changed to outside guarantee about 3 weeks ... Read more
Last year we cruised on this ship and horrendous smells on our corridor create a complaint and a cruise discount and as ... Read more
I have sailed on approximately 40 cruises, and this has been my first cruise with royal Caribbean I unfortunately must ... Read more
Fantastic Sunny Spain Beyond The Sea 03
08/14
This was our 4th RCI cruise, each of them have been 2 week long european cruises. Our children think they are the best ... Read more
08/14
We booked our cruise in early December 2013, I had been given an April date for surgery and we felt it would be a ... Read more

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08/14
If you are looking for a luxury vacation, this isn't for you. We generally sail on Celebrity, although we have have ... Read more
Not rated
08/14
We booked a 14 night cruise on the Independence prior to reading the reviews on here and I must admit that I thought I ... Read more
Please don’t let some of the negative reviews of this ship put you off. We have been on 20-25 cruises, mostly on ... Read more
We have been cruising on and off for 12 years and most of it has been done with RCI or Celebrity, though this cruise ... Read more
Well Done Indy! SeastarTexas
07/14
This was our fourth cruise with RC (our 3rd on IOS) and we have cruised before with both Disney and Princess. We are a ... Read more

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Best weather ever! Broomboy1948
07/14
Probably best cruise ever for weather able to sun bathe from day one! Food was varied and good--toast being the only ... Read more
My last cruise with RC thehotmustards
07/14
This was my third cruise and second cruise with RC. My previous cruise with RC was ten years ago and that cruise was ... Read more
Honeymoon heaven Nicola13
06/14
Well having read many reviews I was not sure how much I would enjoy this cruise, well it was fantastic, Positives ... Read more
06/14
Our first taste of RCL We had booked this a year in advance to coincide with my partners birthday, being day of ... Read more
We have cruised with Royal Caribbean five or six times now, and tend to like the layout of the ship, the size, and now ... Read more

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First, let me say this was my first time on RCCL as I wanted to try out this brand. I've travelled with Celebrity, ... Read more
This is the review for Independence of The Sea, going from London to Malaga, Cannes, Barcelona, Gibraltar, Vigo, ... Read more
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06/14
Had an absolutely fantastic time on this ship. There were six of us, two parents and 4 children aged 16-24. We all had ... Read more
Badly let down RoySigs
06/14
Boarding the ship was easy and straightforward. Our stateroom was excellent very clean and tidy. Our cases were ... Read more
I was on RCCL’s Independence OTS’s May crossing from Fort Lauderdale to Southampton. It was my 41st cruise. ... Read more

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