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Independence of the Seas Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 6

Overall rating:

4 out of 5
Independence of the Seas

14 Night Mediterranean Highlights (Southampton Roundtrip)

Sail date: September 22, 2018

Ship: Independence of the Seas

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Great holiday just get a feeling they are after extra dollars for things that should be included


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5

Viking Crown Lounge

3 out of 5

Great views for pre dinner drinks but short staffed late evening hence 3 stars

Chop's Grille

4 out of 5

Service excellent

Boleros Lounge

3 out of 5


Onboard Activities

4 out of 5

Photo Gallery and Shop

2 out of 5

As with all cruises far too expensive

RC Online

1 out of 5

Tried to download app on 4 devices , Apple and android, none worked . All devices less then year old

Center Ice Rink

5 out of 5

Fantastic , book shows in advance


3 out of 5

Children's Programs

Service and Staff

4 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5

Ship tip

Pre pay drinks

Ports of call

Southampton (London), England Did not visit port

Gibraltar (U.K.)

3 out of 5

Villefranche-Sur-Mer, France

4 out of 5

Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

4 out of 5

Livorno (Florence & Pisa), Italy

5 out of 5

Toulon, France

4 out of 5

Barcelona, Spain

5 out of 5

Lisbon, Portugal

4 out of 5

Vigo, Spain

4 out of 5


5 out of 5
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