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Cruise Critic's Review 4.5 out of 5+ star 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 ... read more
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Independence of the Seas Cruise Reviews: 771

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Better Than expected by icruise0414

This was my second cruise and my family's first. My husband and I travelled with our teenage son ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Not Impresssed by damarlin

I should of known that going on a cruise at the end of Spring Break was a bad decision, I went ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Not quite enough bang for the buck... by Mocksville Cruisers

Well, we just got back from the April 20th sailing of the Indy, and we were pleased with some ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 3.0 out of 5+
Least Enjoyable Royal Cruise to Date by suwaneedad

This cruise was our family's 6th spring break cruise in a row. We are in our 40s now, and travel ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Love the FREEDOM class - Staff on Independence dissapointed by NotSo_LostSailor

Family aboard for our first Owners Suite experience in 20+ years of cruising RCCL. We arrived at ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
1st time on Royal Caribbean by lithlith

We’re a well traveled couple in our early 30’s who have previously been on 8 cruises ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 3.0 out of 5+
Royal v. Carnival - our take on it by skipper711

First off, this may be long and extensive, but you can skip around to the parts that interest ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Best ever! by The Duke of Bethnal Green

The Duchess and I decided to break our time which we spend annually in Florida and take ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Way Too Long But Hopefully Helpful -- Spring Break, March 2014 by cruisin4dhr

Our family of three – 60, 57 & 21 – took our first cruise on Royal Caribbean ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Nice Get-away for Two! by jsrga

My husband and I just returned from our 5th cruise and the first one we've taken with just the ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Wowed, but not in a good way by Raracruiser

This was my 5th RC cruise, and I've always had great experiences before so I expected this one ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 3.0 out of 5+
Very disappointed by sandra3022

After 20 cruises with RCCL I was very disappointed with the food and service and I can only ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 3.0 out of 5+
Beautiful ship, good service, so-so food. by travelbound44

This was our first cruise with RCCL. We had heard nothing but good things especially about the ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Very Enjoyable! by dkbrig

There is a lot to cover on a ship this size. You can read many reviews and get a different take ... continue

Western Caribbean 03/14 5+ out of 5+
Great balcony on Indy! by APDMOM

We just returned from a great time on Indy, visiting the Eastern Caribbean. This is our 14th ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5+ out of 5+
Back to back cruises by Robyn hermes

We just completed a back to back cruise. Our very first cruise was on the Liberty Of the Seas 3 ... continue

Western Caribbean 03/14 2.0 out of 5+
Quiet, Relaxing, Laid Back + A-OK! by jeditden

On this our 6th RCI cruise, we decided to go with an itinerary that was filled with "1sts" in ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5+ out of 5+
A FANTASTIC CRUISE ON RCCL INDEPENDENCE OF THE SEAS by Srandaz2

Where do I begin – this is our 4th cruise overall and our 3rd with RCCL, my wife and I ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Mixed by jancy

We have just got off a b2b 6 nights western and then 8 nights eastern. We had a junior suite ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Nice cruise-A few things need work by Bedrock58

In general, our cruise was nice and so was the ship.

The good things that stood out ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
Second time as fun as the first by nbsjcruiser

This was the second time for us on the Indy. We really enjoy that class of ship with the flow ... continue

Western Caribbean 03/14 5+ out of 5+
Feb. 15 Cruise review - would do it again by hannaloulou

Being the first time on Royal, we loved the ship.  We have sailed on NCL and Princess ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
Best Cruise Ever!!! by Rolretire2

Totally perfect! Great weather,sun and 80's. Lovely ship. The pool arrangement is brilliant. ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5+ out of 5+
Service is noticeably slipping by gettinold

We flew from the UK to Miami on a Fly/cruise package. It took over two hours to get through ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 2.0 out of 5+
Awesome ship. Can't wait to sail again by lazeydazey

All I'm going to say was that this was an incredible ship and I had an awesome time. Everything ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
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