Independence of the Seas

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.

Specifications

Launch Date05/02/2008
Passenger Capacity3634
Total Crew1360
Length1112
Tonnage160000

Interior

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

Promenade Family Stateroom

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

Deluxe Balcony

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

Superior Balcony

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

Grand Suite

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

Family Inside Stateroom

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

Owners Suite

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

Presidential Family Suite with Balcony

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.

Accessible Suite

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 Inside

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.

Interior

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

Accessible Outside

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.

Ocean View Stateroom - Guaranteed

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

Accessible Balcony

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.

Deluxe Balcony

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

Interior

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

Royal Suite

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

Family Oceanview Stateroom

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

Interior Stateroom

Interior Stateroom

Spacious Panoramic Ocean View

Two lower twin beds convert to Royal King. Double sofa bed for quad staterooms. Vanity with sitting area, Private bathroom with shower. Floor to Ceiling wrap around panoramic window. Stateroom: 175 sq. ft.

Promenade (Inside)

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

Ocean View Panoramic Suite

Two twin beds that convert to Royal King. Curtained section with bunk beds. Living area with double sofa bed, vanity and sitting area. One and a half baths with shower. Floor to ceiling wrap around panoramic windows. Stateroom: 406 sq. ft.

Royal Family Suite

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.

Suite - Guaranteed

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.

Junior Suite

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

Interior

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

Ocean View Stateroom

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

Deluxe Balcony

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

Ocean View Stateroom

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

Interior Stateroom - Guaranteed

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.

Superior Balcony

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

Balcony Stateroom - Guaranteed

Balcony Staterooms offer a spectacular view, small sitting area, and a private balcony Note that this is a guaranteed category and no particular stateroom number will be assigned until passengers are on board. There is a possibility that the cabin may have a restricted view.

Interior

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

Large Ocean View

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

Ocean View Stateroom

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

Superior Balcony

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

Deck 10

Deck 11

Deck 12

Deck 2

Deck 3

Deck 4

Deck 5

Deck 6

Deck 7

Deck 8

Deck 9

Deck 13

Deck 14

Deck 15

Relaxation Whirlpool, Sauna, Beauty Salon, Massage, Day Spa & Fitness Centre, Spa, Cantilevered Whirlpool

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

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

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

Entertainment Casino Royale, Photo Gallery, Dance Floor

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

Technology Internet Access Lounge, Extensive WiFi capabilities and connectivity.

Entertainment

Chops Grille

Dog & Badger

Vitality Spa

Dinning

Main Dining Room

Schooner Bar

Jewellery Boutique

Champagne Bar

Independence of the Seas

Luxury Fashion

Family Holidays

Vintages Wine Bar

Cafe Promenade

Cupcake Cuboard

Running Track

Adventure Ocean

Art Gallery

On Air Club

Boleros

Giovanni's Table

Sports Court

Royal Babies

Windjammer

Activities

Johnny Rockets

24 Hour Room Service

Sorrento's Pizza

Royal Tots

Basketball Court

Our Cruise Specialists are ready to help

Our Cruise Specialists are ready to help.

Our Travel Experts:

  • Are Cruise Specialists
  • Are based in New Zealand
  • Have the widest range of cruises
  • Can answer your questions about cruise types and inclusions
  • Can find exclusive packages to save you money

How can we help with your travel enquiry?

By proceeding I agree to Flight Centre's Terms of Use and my personal information being handled in accordance with Flight Centre's Privacy Policy.