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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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The good, the great, and the bad..... Our family of 6 and a first cruise. This was an inaugural Christmas cruise for ... Read more
12/08
We are experienced cruisers with 20 or more under our belts with a number of different lines including RCCL. ... Read more
INDEPENDENCE OF THE SEAS Eastern Caribbean Nov. 29 - Dec. 7, 2008 By Mary & Vincent Finelli The Royal Caribbean ... Read more
best cruise ever timothy tracy
12/08
Independence of the Seas review December 7-13, 2008 What follows is my review of my family's incredible first time ... Read more
12/08
I read a previous review on this boat so I had to respond. First day, quick check in, easy access to the boat and ... Read more

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Just returned this afternoon from 6 nights visiting the Western Caribbean on the Independence of the Seas. We were ... Read more
12/08
My comments are qualified by having only cruised RCL 3 times previously (28 days). I purchased 100 shares of RCL stock ... Read more
12/08
Our group consisted of 10 family members, who had all sailed on Royal Caribbean previously (except the 14 month old). ... Read more
First of all let me say that I have cruised 7 times (3 Carnival, 1 Princess, 3 Royal Caribbean) and enjoy cruising very ... Read more
Transatlantic RennyBar
12/08
I am a Diamond, almost Plus, member and cross regularly on RCCL's larger ships and the QM2. I decided to cross the ... Read more

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We cruised from Southampton to Ft. Lauderdale on this mega-ship's first Transatlantic crossing. The Independence had ... Read more
Independence of the Seas - November 19 - 23/08 Boarding - We had been pre-warned that boarding was going to start ... Read more
11/08
This was the first time that we have cruise with RC as we have always cruised with P & O before and wanted to see ... Read more
10/08
We joined the ship at Southampton and the facilities for parking and embarkation were smooth and really quick. In no ... Read more
1st Time Cruising Cairngorm
10/08
Independence of the Seas 4th Oct from Southampton to Madeira,Canary Islands,Lisbon and Vigo. What can I say !! ... Read more

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Bit of a blog NorbertsNiece
10/08
Day One Arrived in Southampton around 10am. Turning the corner and seeing IOS was some experience! Like the ... Read more
Our first cruise, a belated 25th Wedding Anniversary present to ourselves. Booked back in June 2007 before the ship was ... Read more
09/08
My Husband and I went on the Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas for our Honeymoon. We first Arrived in ... Read more
IOS review Simon Kelly
09/08
Hi here is my Cruise review of the Independence of the Sea (6th September 2008). I have written this as we travelled ... Read more
EMBARKATION This was myself and OH's first cruise, we don't know many people who have been on one before and we didn't ... Read more

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09/08
This was our first experience of cruising and we had high expectations of this holiday. I'm pleased to say that RCI ... Read more
We had an enjoyable cruise, not fantastic but I am not going to harp on about our experience but just mention some ... Read more
09/08
It was awful, awfully good to use a double negative. It was so good that me and my wife are already booked on the same ... Read more
Well we travelled on the Maiden on this ship to Ireland, but just myself and my wife, we had a great trip and enjoyed ... Read more
Drove down a very busy M3 and got to Southampton by 11.00. Had prebooked the carpark with AB parking [abparking.co.uk] ... Read more

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