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Independence of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 9

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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Independence of the Seas

8 Night Eastern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail Date: January 03, 2015

Ship: Independence of the Seas

Cabin Type: Balcony

Cabin Number: 6412

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review Summary

The customer supporting teams - stateroom, restaurant, cafeteria and refreshments were always courteous, helpful and thoughtfull.

The themes and activities were very well done, and had the guests lively involved.

The dining waiter team - second seating (08:30 PM), table 436 was expecially
good.  He provided expert service, entertainment and we felt that he was only
service the one table, although knowing her had several under his watch.

The time in Port for San Juan could have been longer, it seemed that the time was just barely enough to walk through old San Juan, and nothing more.

The BBQ lunch at Labadee did not really account for the sports/excursions that were starting around 12:00 (Noon) - we were on the Wave Runner excursion and by the time we reached the BBQ it was closed.


Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Macbeth 08:30 PM table 436 - Service and Bar - outstanding

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ports Of Call

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

3 out of 5

Basseterre, St. Kitts

3 out of 5

San Juan, Puerto Rico

3 out of 5

Labadee (Cruiseline Private Island)

5 out of 5
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