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Independence of the Seas Review

4.5 / 5.0
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Fun Autumn Break

Review for Independence of the Seas to France
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10+ Cruises • Age 40s

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Sail Date: Oct 2016
Cabin: Deluxe Oceanview Stateroom with Balcony
Selfie on the balcony

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 as the sgins are not clear.

AB Parking were on duty at the city cruise terminal - as it was a short cruise it was self parking - we got a great space close to the terminal. In my opinion the staff were not as jolly as the CPS (cruise and passenger services) staff who service the carnival ships (p and o etc ) There were no porters around to take luggage - as it was just 3 nights we carried our bags on with us.

Cabin Review

Deluxe Oceanview Stateroom with Balcony

Cabin E3

Great - best yet!

Port Reviews


Just be warned RCI do not advance ships clocks to local time in Europe and the causes great confusion.

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