The best holiday of my life . I look forward to cruising with royal Caribbean again

Independence of the Seas Cruise Review to Transatlantic

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 3

Overall rating:

4.6 out of 5
Independence of the Seas

14 Night Caribbean Transatlantic (Ft. Lauderdale To Southampton)

Sail date: May 04, 2019

Ship: Independence of the Seas

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 9658

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Lovely people, staff and amazing islands. Would do this again in a heart beat


4 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Anmri and law were fantastic

Main Dining Room

5 out of 5

Wonderful food, amazing waiters Amri and law and beautiful views

Pool Bar

4 out of 5

Lovely staff and service

Plaza Bar

4 out of 5

Lovely service

Johnny Rockets

5 out of 5

Loved this highly recommend lovely staff

Chop's Grille

5 out of 5

Pleasant clean and lovely staff and food

Champagne Bar

4 out of 5

Good vibe good service

Cafe Promenade

5 out of 5

Amazing service

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Enjoyed them all

Logo Souvenir Shop

3 out of 5

Plenty to buy

Jewelry Shop

4 out of 5

Could shop in here daily

Photo Gallery and Shop

3 out of 5

Was excellent to view

Perfume Shop

4 out of 5

Good assortment

Jogging Track

4 out of 5

Lovely views for working out

General Store

4 out of 5

Most essentials there if needed

Dunes Mini Golf

4 out of 5

Very entertaining

Center Ice Rink

4 out of 5

Enjoyed the show

Casino Royale

5 out of 5

Plenty to play on


5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Was a delight

Children's Programs

Had no children with me

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Polite and nothing was to much trouble for any of the staff

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Very clean

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Clean and well maintained

Ship tip

Enjoy every minute

Ports of call

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

5 out of 5
No, but we watched the air show

Labadee (Cruise Line Private Island)

5 out of 5
Beautiful and peaceful

San Juan, Puerto Rico

3 out of 5
No excursion, just shopping

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

5 out of 5
Yes we did the snorkelling it was amazing

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

5 out of 5
Yes we did a 4 hour quad bike around the whole island

Southampton (London), England

3 out of 5
Easy enough to find way home


4 out of 5
Easy and care free
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