6 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: October 2016
This was our first transatlantic and generally we enjoyed it. However it didn't start too smoothly as once onboard we noticed our sea passes were endorsed as Emerald and not Diamond as they should have been. Having seen the C&A manager ... Read More
3 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: October 2016
This was the fifth time on Indy as she's affectionately called. She is our favourite ship having had 17 other cruises with different lines. However, RCCI are letting standards slip, twice my breakfast was lukewarm and cold by the time I ... Read More
5 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: October 2016
I have been a loyal cruiser, I have been summer cruises with Royal Caribbean, but I wanted to experience an Autumn cruise. As I am an emerald member, the embarkation process was quick, smooth and easy, it had taken 10-15 minutes from ... Read More
3 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: October 2016
We headed to Southampton on a bright autumn afternoon - looking forward to our 16th cruise on our largest ship to date. We entered the port of Southampton via dock gate 8 - dock gate 8 is near the holiday inn - it can be tricky to find ... Read More
Sail Date: October 2016
We booked a 3 day cruise to Paris and Bruges, in actual fact you don't go anywhere near these places without paying a large amount for excursions. Paris is a 2.5 hours coach trip each way. We thought there would be a formal night for ... Read More
Independence of the Seas Ratings
Category Editor Member
Cabins 4.0 4.4
Dining 4.0 3.8
Entertainment 5.0 3.9
Public Rooms 5.0 4.3
Fitness Recreation 4.0 4.2
Family 5.0 4.2
Shore Excursion 4.0 3.5
Enrichment 2.0 3.6
Service 4.0 4.2
Value For Money 4.0 3.8
Rates 4.0 3.8

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