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American Independence (formerly Independence) Review

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Historic South and Golden Isles Cruise

Review for American Independence (formerly Independence) to the USA
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bhopal21
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Mar 2016
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Balcony

American Cruise Lines- Historic South and Golden Isles Cruise

March 19-26, 2016

We arrived in Charleston two days prior to the cruise departure and stayed at the Hyatt Place historic district on King St. The hotel is only 5 months old and the accommodations were very nice and convenient to shopping and dining in the King St. area. I would caution anyone against ordering any foodstuffs from the “Pickup and Go Menu” in the rooms as these items are all pre-packaged and hardly edible to say the least. There are plenty of local eateries offering a wide selection of lunch and dinner options all along King St. that would be a far better choice and cost about the same. On the other hand, the downstairs daily hot breakfast at the Hyatt was quite good and plentiful.

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Cabin AAL

Decor a bit dated but roomy and very convenient.

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