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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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790 Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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03/14
Excellent Cruise and Customer Service.  We did the 6 night - Western Caribbean, Feb 23-March 1. Plenty of ... Read more
Loved the cruise pegb13@gmail.com
03/14
My husband and I have cruised many cruise lines, but this was by far our best experience. We were in cabin 6652 on the ... Read more
Fabulous ship grandmarnnurse
03/14
This was our 7th cruise, but 1st on RCCL. The Independence of the Seas was everything we expected from RCCL! It was ... Read more
Wonderful cruise for our anniversary. vkingston7@earthlink.net
02/14
This was our 9th cruise sailing with Royal Caribbean and the Independence is one of the best ships in their fleet. My ... Read more
02/14
January 18-26, 2014 Cruise review:  A little less spectacular than previously, but still a great cruise ... Read more

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LOVED this cruise drumming cruisers
02/14
Embarkation: Got to the port at 10am. Security made us sit in the hot sun on the curb until 10:30 before we could enter ... Read more
02/14
Independence of the Seas may not be the most elegant ship, but it certainly is one of the most fun ships. Royal ... Read more
Beautiful Week stmorris09
02/14
Embarkation was very smooth, as we stayed in the Presidential Suite, and had priority boarding.the room was ready when ... Read more
We just returned from the February 1 2014 sailing of the Independance of the Seas. RCCL really did deliver the WOW. ... Read more
LOVED THE SHIP nurseneale
02/14
We drove from Orlando which was cold and rainy to sunny 82 degrees Fort Lauderdale. Boarding the ship was very speedy. ... Read more

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02/14
We sailed the Independence of the Seas February 1-9, 2014, for our honeymoon. It was my seventh cruise (second on ... Read more
My husband and I did B2B cruises on the Independence of the Seas, but 90% of what you’re about to read is about ... Read more
This is our fourth time cruising on a Royal Caribbean Ship and this time we were disappointed the most of all our ... Read more
02/14
We did a 6 day cruise on the independence of the seas it was my first cruise on the independence and will be my last I ... Read more
loved the ship but not the food Loving retirement 2010
02/14
This was our first time on Royal Caribbean and having just gotten off a 7 day cruise on Celebrity Silhouette,we ... Read more

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My wife and I started our trip flying out from the Indianapolis International airport to Miami International airport on ... Read more
Cabin 9562 Costello08
02/14
Wanted to give a little info on Cabin 9562. This was a great balcony room. The balcony was huge compared to what we've ... Read more
After a harrowing adventure in which our parking lot/shuttle service basically lost one of our bags at Port Everglades, ... Read more
Disappointed Scubagal2005
02/14
Follow through on things said. This was my first Royal Caribbean cruise. Several friends who travel with RC have always ... Read more
This was our second cruise with RCI and the first on the Independence. The ship was a nice size and well-kept. The ... Read more

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02/14
Independence of the Seas: January 18, 2014 My wife and I booked this cruise to celebrate our five year anniversary. We ... Read more
This was my first cruise, and I couldn't be happier. The service was excellent, the food fabulous. I was impressed with ... Read more
Our Waiter, Assistant Waiter and Cabin steward all left an unfortunate first impression, but all three managed to turn ... Read more
We had a family and friends cruise, with 16 people. Of our group, this was a first cruise for two couples. They ... Read more
My wife and I have enjoyed always cruising as our preferred holiday as an escape from our Canadian winters. We have ... Read more

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