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Royal Caribbean Independence of the Seas Inside Cabin Cruise Reviews

4.5 / 5.0
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1639 reviews
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Stateroom 6666 Balcony
Stateroom 6666  Spacious Balcony
Portside Punch.  Rum, Malibu Rum, Peach Schnapps, Fruit Juice.
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Very good!
"We liked the ship just as much as Harmony.We just like relaxing on Chill Island and walking over to the free buffet...."Read More
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Very good!

Review for Independence of the Seas to Bahamas

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GuinnessLove
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We literally just got off the ship. We are on a bench waiting for our Go Port bus. We have used Go Port twice and like it. The good: We enjoyed the Grease show. It is just singing and dancing but lots of fun. We thought the food in the MDR was as good as when we were on Harmony. We liked the ship just as much as Harmony. We love CocoCay! No need to pay for anything extra. Plenty of ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Connecting Promenade Interior


Great B2B cruise, exceeded expectations after reading other reviews

Review for Independence of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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SDGD
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

This was our first time sailing this cruise line and I would have to say that value wise I rate it close to the top after 7 cruises. We are looking into a family cruise with grown children and grandchildren with Royal Caribbean in the near future. Embarkation went extremely smoothly, fast and efficient; the least painful of any cruise we have taken. Disembarkation was good, there was ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Interior


Royal failure

Review for Independence of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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AMBERBRAMAN145
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

Well the excitement didnt last long. This was my children's first cruise and I feel that the independence of the seas was a let down. The food was poor quality. Unless I went to the the formal dining and I traded good food for poor quality of cleanliness. Lipstick on my water glass, napkins that had lipstick on them and my husband's silverware had food still left on it when it was delivered. The ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Interior Accessible

Traveled with children


Cheapened to extreme

Review for Independence of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Sdmsc
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

I understand that nickle-and-diming guests is core to the cruise business now, but making drinking water hard to come by is unconscionable. Staff wanted a $9 value drink ticket for a bottle of water, or would stand there and pour it into a cup for free. The only drinking fountain is hidden in the gym, with a 'no bottle filling' sign. Added one star to review because everything else was very ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Interior


K-Love Cruise 2020

Review for Independence of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Brooke.Anne85
6-10 Cruises • Age 30s

This was the best vacation my husband and I have ever taken together! The entertainment provided by Christian Radio Station K-Love was outstanding! The staff on ship as well as the K-Love staff were all amazing, helpful, and friendly! We had concerts every night and got to spend our time on ship mingling with Christian music artists as well as comedians. It was amazing getting to have your ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior Accessible


The push for more money is a turn off

Review for Independence of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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angelmiles
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

When I go on a cruise, I’m looking to get away and to fully relax and enjoy my vacation. I would like to express some reasons why I will think hard before I choose to cruise with RC again... -As we board the ship and begin to look around, we are bombarded with cruise members approaching us at different areas, trying to sell us the EXTRA’S. This continued through the time on our cruise , and ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior Accessible


Girls' trip

Review for Independence of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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subtlefantasy
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

We arrived at the pier at 1230 after visiting Total Wine. Check in was a breeze as we had already done most of the work online. We met with the agent who scanned our passports and took a quick photo. We were walking onboard within 10 minutes of arrival. We headed straight to the Windjammer for lunch. Plenty of seats to be found. When they made the announcement for the cabins being ready, ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Promenade View Interior


Horrible Customer Service - Mega Loud horrible time

Review for Independence of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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alandlord
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

We had a cruise certificate for a discount on a Royal Caribbean Cruise we had gotten from Hilton. Only RCL goes to Haiti, so we figured we'd make use of the certificate by going somewhere no one else goes to. The cruise also went to Falmouth, Jamaica. Big Mistake. The moment we got onto the cruise ship, we went straight to our room. The trouble started immediately. People were smoking pot ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Interior Accessible


Enjoyable

Review for Independence of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Conleymom
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

We had never been on a cruise before. Glad we went. Glad it was a big ship, seas were calm. 2 Ports, Haiti and Jamaica, both were interesting, worth it. We sat alone in the Main dining room, which was okay, but we sort of got 'forgotten' due to the waiters being so busy with the larger tables. We ate at the buffet Windjammer mostly. Food was pretty good. Nothing out of the ordinary, nothing ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Interior


Royal Caribbean great cruise, Malecon21 in Costa Maya best part of our trip!

Review for Independence of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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nicolacarle
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

The cruise ship is nice, really spacious and hight quality details! We had a wonderful trip around the caribbean, We dock in really nice places but of course Our favorite one has been Costa Maya Mahahual Which we spent a wonderful day at Malecon21 The food in the restaurants of our royal Caribbean are perfectly organized! All the guys of the staff have been super friendly all the time, ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Interior


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