Nice ship, so-so staff

Independence of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Contributor Level: Cruise Director
Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 17

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
Sail Date: April 01, 2014
Ship: Independence of the Seas
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 3 years ago
The ship could use some minor updates. However\, the design was open and comfortable. The stateroom was great! The spa was large with new equipment.

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
Marginal food quality and poor service


3 out of 5
4 stars driven by the wonderful main shows. They ship needed additional evening entertainment options.

Children's Programs

1 out of 5
12 and 17 year old did not like programs. They have enjoyed the programs on other ships.

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
The quality of service depended on the function. Room service was strong\, but bar and food was very weak.

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
It is a large ship will large public spaces. The ship and public areas all clean and well kept.

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
The room was very nice and the service was perfect

Pros: The ship was beautiful

Cons: Food Service

Recommends Independence of the Seas? No.

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