Fantastic Cruise, exceeded my expectations

Independence of the Seas Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall rating:

4.1 out of 5
Independence of the Seas

12 Night Spanish Mediterranean (Southampton Roundtrip)

Sail date: September 02, 2019

Ship: Independence of the Seas

Cabin type: Oceanview

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

End to end fantastic experience, staff were superb. Cudy and his entertainment team were outstanding. Food was sensational. Well done everyone for making our holiday such a great one.


5 out of 5
Really easy and straight forward.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Loved the Flow rider, John was patient ,helpful with a great fun and helpful attitude.


5 out of 5

Great fun!


5 out of 5
Brilliant and talented.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
All the staff had fantastic customer service, special mention to , Vivek, Monish, Paul, Maileen and Avon who made us feel very special.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
All perfect, loved Washy washy who made the washing of hands a fun experience. They made me smile everyday. The ship was spotless at all times.

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
The Cabin was acceptable, disappointed with the very small port hole. I expected a bigger window. Room 2596

Ports of call

Southampton (London), England

5 out of 5
No just boarded

Vigo, Spain

3 out of 5
Pleasant, not much to do.

Lisbon, Portugal

5 out of 5
Loved Lisbon, my favourite stop.

Ibiza, Balearic Islands

4 out of 5
Lovely Town.

Palma De Mallorca, Balearic Islands

3 out of 5
Long way into Palma.

Barcelona, Spain

4 out of 5

Cartagena, Spain

4 out of 5

Cadiz (Seville), Spain

4 out of 5


5 out of 5
Again as easy as boarding.
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