Independence of the Seas stars

Meet Independence of the Seas, the third in the spectacular Freedom class of ships. Seasonally ported in Southampton, England for part of the year and Fort Lauderdale, Florida the rest of the year, this ship offers all of the amazing onboard experiences you'd expect from the Freedom Class of ships, while cruising to your choice of destinations in Europe or the Caribbean. Enjoy a European cruise on the Independence of the Seas.


Cruises Available with this Ship

A Royal Experience - Europe

Spend 2 nights in the A Royal Experience, in the Europe.

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15th May 2018

Canaries Adventure - Canaries

Spend 14 nights in the Canaries Adventure, in the Canaries.

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2nd Jun 2018 8th Sep 2018 6th Oct 2018

Caribbean Transatlantic - Transatlantic

Spend 15 nights in the Caribbean Transatlantic, in the Transatlantic.

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29th Oct 2017

Caribbean Transatlantic - Caribbean, Transatlantic

Spend 14 nights in the Caribbean Transatlantic, in the Caribbean, Transatlantic.

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28th Oct 2018

Eastern Caribbean Holiday - Caribbean

Spend 9 nights in the Eastern Caribbean Holiday, in the Caribbean.

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21st Dec 2017

France & Spain - Europe

Spend 7 nights in the France & Spain, in the Europe.

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14th Oct 2017

France & Spain - Europe

Spend 6 nights in the France & Spain, in the Europe.

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5th Aug 2018

French & Dutch Adventure - Europe

Spend 5 nights in the French & Dutch Adventure, in the Europe.

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24th Oct 2017

French & Dutch Adventure - Europe

Spend 5 nights in the French & Dutch Adventure, in the Europe.

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20th Oct 2018

Italian Mediterranean - Europe, Mediterranean

Spend 14 nights in the Italian Mediterranean, in the Europe, Mediterranean.

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2nd Sep 2017

Italian Mediterranean - Europe, Mediterranean

Spend 14 nights in the Italian Mediterranean, in the Europe, Mediterranean.

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30th Sep 2017

Mediterranean Beaches - Mediterranean

Spend 14 nights in the Mediterranean Beaches, in the Mediterranean.

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16th Jun 2018 11th Aug 2018

Mediterranean Cities - Europe, Mediterranean

Spend 13 nights in the Mediterranean Cities, in the Europe, Mediterranean.

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20th Aug 2017

Mediterranean Cities - Mediterranean

Spend 14 nights in the Mediterranean Cities, in the Mediterranean.

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30th Jun 2018

Mediterranean Highlights - Mediterranean

Spend 14 nights in the Mediterranean Highlights, in the Mediterranean.

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14th Jul 2018 22nd Sep 2018

Norwegian Fjords - Scandinavia

Spend 8 nights in the Norwegian Fjords, in the Scandinavia.

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20th May 2018

Norwegian Fjords - Scandinavia

Spend 8 nights in the Norwegian Fjords, in the Scandinavia.

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31st Aug 2018

Norwegian Fjords - Scandinavia

Spend 8 nights in the Norwegian Fjords , in the Scandinavia.

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28th Jul 2018

Paris & Bruges - Europe

Spend 3 nights in the Paris & Bruges, in the Europe.

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21st Oct 2017

Royal Experience - United Kingdom

Spend 3 nights in the Royal Experience, in the United Kingdom.

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28th Aug 2018

Sunshine in the Canaries - Canaries, Europe

Spend 14 nights in the Sunshine in the Canaries, in the Canaries, Europe.

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16th Sep 2017

Taste of Ireland - United Kingdom

Spend 5 nights in the Taste of Ireland, in the United Kingdom.

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28th May 2018

Taste of Paris & Bruges - United Kingdom

Spend 3 nights in the Taste of Paris & Bruges, in the United Kingdom.

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25th Aug 2018

Taste of Paris & Bruges - Europe

Spend 3 nights in the Taste of Paris & Bruges, in the Europe.

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25th Oct 2018

Transatlantic - Transatlantic

Spend 10 nights in the Transatlantic, in the Transatlantic.

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5th May 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 4 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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23rd Nov 2017 22nd Nov 2018 6th Dec 2018 20th Dec 2018 3rd Jan 2019 17th Jan 2019 31st Jan 2019 14th Feb 2019 28th Feb 2019 14th Mar 2019 28th Mar 2019 11th Apr 2019 25th Apr 2019

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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27th Nov 2017

Western Caribbean - North America

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the North America.

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2nd Dec 2017 16th Dec 2017

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 4 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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7th Dec 2017

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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11th Dec 2017

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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8th Jan 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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13th Jan 2018 27th Jan 2018 10th Feb 2018 24th Feb 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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5th Feb 2018 19th Feb 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 4 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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1st Mar 2018 15th Mar 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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10th Mar 2018 24th Mar 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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19th Mar 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean, in the Caribbean.

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29th Mar 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean , in the Caribbean.

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18th Nov 2017 10th Dec 2018 7th Jan 2019 4th Feb 2019 4th Mar 2019 18th Mar 2019 1st Apr 2019 29th Apr 2019

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 4 nights in the Western Caribbean , in the Caribbean.

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4th Jan 2018 18th Jan 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean , in the Caribbean.

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5th Mar 2018

Western Caribbean - Caribbean

Spend 6 nights in the Western Caribbean , in the Caribbean.

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25th Jan 2019

Western Caribbean Holiday - North America

Spend 5 nights in the Western Caribbean Holiday, in the North America.

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30th Dec 2017

Western Carribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Carribbean, in the Caribbean.

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17th Nov 2018 1st Dec 2018 15th Dec 2018 29th Dec 2018 12th Jan 2019 26th Jan 2019 9th Feb 2019 23rd Feb 2019 9th Mar 2019 23rd Mar 2019 6th Apr 2019 20th Apr 2019

Western Carribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Carribbean, in the Caribbean.

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26th Nov 2018 21st Jan 2019 18th Feb 2019 15th Apr 2019

Western Carribbean - Caribbean

Spend 5 nights in the Western Carribbean, in the Caribbean.

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24th Dec 2018


Cabin Type


Accessible Suite (AW)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) with open bed frames, wider entry door, turning spaces, private balcony, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink.

Accessible Balcony (AX)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) with open bed frames, wider entry door, turning spaces, private balcony, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink.

Accessible Outside (AY)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) with open bed frames, wider entry door, turning spaces, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink.

Accessible Inside (AZ)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) with open bed frames, wider entry door, turning spaces, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink. Following inside staterooms have a Promenade view: 6315 and 6615.

Superior Balcony (D1)

Superior Balcony (D1)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), sitting area (some with sofa bed), private balcony and private bathroom.

Superior Balcony (D2)

Superior Balcony (D2)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), sitting area (some with sofa bed), private balcony and private bathroom.

Superior Balcony (D3)

Superior Balcony (D3)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), sitting area (some with sofa bed), private balcony and private bathroom.

Deluxe Balcony (E1)

Deluxe Balcony (E1)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), sitting area (some with sofa bed), private balcony and private bathroom.

Deluxe Balcony (E2)

Deluxe Balcony (E2)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), sitting area (some with sofa bed), private balcony and private bathroom.

Deluxe Balcony (E3)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), sitting area (some with sofa bed), private balcony and private bathroom.

Large Ocean View (F)

Large Ocean View (F)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), and private bathroom.

Family Inside Stateroom (FI)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) and private bathroom.

Family Oceanview Stateroom (FO)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), sofa and/or Pullman beds, sitting area and private bathroom.

Promenade Family Stateroom (FP)

Promenade Family Stateroom (FP)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) and private bathroom.

Family Suite (FS)

Royal Family Suite (FS)

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Two bedrooms with twin beds that convert to queen-size beds (one room with third and fourth Pullman beds), a private balcony, two bathrooms and living area with double sofa bed.

Ocean View Stateroom (G)

Ocean View Stateroom (G)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), and private bathroom.

Grand Suite (GS)

Grand Suite (GS)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, sitting area (some with sofa bed) and private bathroom.

Ocean View Stateroom (H)

Ocean View Stateroom (H)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) and private bathroom.

Ocean View Stateroom (I)

Ocean View Stateroom (I)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) and private bathroom.

Junior Suites (JS)

Junior Suite (JS)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size), private balcony, sitting area (some with sofa bed) and private bathroom.

Interior (K)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) andprivate bathroom.

Interior (L)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) and private bathroom.

Interior (M)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) and private bathroom.

Interior (N)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) and private bathroom. (150 sq. ft.)

Owners Suite (OS)

Owners Suite (OS)

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Queen-size bed, private balcony, private bathroom and a separate living area with a queen-size sofa bed.

Promenade (Inside) (PR)

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A view of the Royal Promenade with bowed windows, two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) and private bathroom.

Presidential Family Suite with Balcony (PS)

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Two master bedrooms with baths. Two additional bedrooms, each with two Pullman beds and two twin beds that convert to a queen-size bed. Two additional bathrooms with showers and a spacious living area with a sofa bed and dining table. Private balcony with dining area and lounge chairs.

Interior (Q)

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Two twin beds (can convert into queen-size) andprivate bathroom.

Royal Suite (RS)

Royal Suite (RS)

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Separate bedroom with king-size bed, private balcony, living room with queen-size sofa bed and private bathroom.

Interior Stateroom (VB)

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Interior Stateroom

Suite - Guaranteed (W)

Suite - Guaranteed (W)

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Suites offer more room, comfort and luxury. Most come with a private balcony and all include standard features. Some suites even include complimentary concierge service, which includes access to a private lounge as well as personalized service to help with making reservations or other arrangements. Suites are a great way to travel in style and give your family more space, while keeping everyone together.

Note that this is a guaranteed category and no particular stateroom number will be assigned until passengers are on board.

Balcony Stateroom - Guaranteed (X)

Balcony Stateroom - Guaranteed (X)

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Balcony Staterooms offer a spectacular view, small sitting area, and a private balcony

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There is a possibility that the cabin may have a restricted view.

Ocean View Stateroom - Guaranteed (Y)

Ocean View Stateroom - Guaranteed (Y)

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Spend the day exploring the world, then come back to your room and don't miss a thing. Take in the spectacular sights and enjoy the beautiful ocean view from the window in your stateroom.

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Interior Stateroom - Guaranteed (Z)

Interior Stateroom - Guaranteed (Z)

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This standard stateroom offers two twin beds, a private bathroom and all the amenities of our standard staterooms.

Note that this is a guaranteed category and no particular stateroom number will be assigned until passengers are on board or just before.


Cruise Ship Facilities

Entertainment

  • Casino Royale
  • Dance Floor
  • Photo Gallery

Fitness

  • Aerobics
  • Fitness Center
  • Fitness Equipment
  • Full-size Everlast boxing ring
  • Gym
  • Personal Training
  • Sports Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Yoga

Food and Drink

  • 24-hour Room Service
  • Bar
  • Ben & Jerry's ice cream
  • Cafe Promenade
  • Chops Grill
  • Chops Grille
  • Grill
  • Italian Restaurant
  • Johnny Rockets
  • Portofino Italian Restaurant
  • Restaurant
  • Themed Bar and Lounges

Other

  • Art Gallery
  • Emporium
  • Medical Centre
  • Photo Shop
  • Royal Promenade
  • Shore Excursion Office

Recreational

  • 9-hole Mini Golf
  • Adventure Ocean Youth Facilities
  • Card Room
  • Flowrider
  • Flowrider
  • H2O Zone Water Park
  • Ice Skating Rink
  • Library
  • Nightclub
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sports Court
  • Sports Pool

Relaxation

  • Beauty Salon
  • Cantilevered Whirlpool
  • Day Spa & Fitness Centre
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Whirlpool

Technology

  • Extensive WiFi capabilities and connectivity.
  • Internet Access Lounge

Cruise Ship Facts

Line: Royal Caribbean International
Launched: 2nd May 2008
Tonnage: 160,000
Length: 1112 feet
Total Crew: 1,360
Occupancy: 3,634


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