Independence of the Seas Cruise Review by christina bradley: Independence of Seas only suitable for people with children
Overall Member Rating
Independence of Seas only suitable for people with children
Destination: Europe - Western Mediterranean
3 swimming pools - childrens pool very large geared for young kids and babies. Second pool dominated by children geared for older kids so not really suitable for adults. ADULT ONLY POOL - Tiny 20 people and its packed unsuitable for swimming.
Alcholic Drinks very expensive - drinks package available but still very expensive 8 USD for a Pint of beer 7 - 12 USD Glass of wine. SPA prices much higher than UK Prices.
Dining rooms theatre and general interiors very cold due to air conditioning.
Theatre - Lower standard of entertainment in comparison to other cruises some highlights buy not many - on board singers and dance shows almost of amateur standard. Ships orchestra very good they saved the poor quality singing and dancing of the theatre shows.
Children allowed in most bars and theatre till late and allowed unsupervised in cinema
Not a relaxing cruise outside areas particularly were always congested. Sunbeds rare as usual.
Appears that the lowest More cost ports of call were chosen VIGO MALAGA ALICANTE inparticualar not very interesting or at all scenic. Ships entertainment for Sail offs was not very memorable
Food very good and staff friendly - ship very clean and well maintained. Cruise director was good and made the final 2 nights entertainment very memorable. Plenty of things to do but overall my least favourite cruise. Less
Read more Independence of the Seas cruise reviews >>
Read Cruise Critic's Independence of the Seas Review >>
Cabin review: H Oceanview Stateroom
Smaller than cabin on previous cruises. Small good view , good insulation from noise from cabins on either side, did not like layout of cabinRead All Oceanview Stateroom (H) Reviews >>
Port and Shore Excursions
Western Mediterranean Cruise? ...
The boat that rocked
We had a great time.
Nice Sunny Cruise
Nice Sunny Cruise
OK I suppose!
A dull cruise waiting for god
Enjoyable, but room for improv...