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Independence of the Seas

The Independence of the Seas will satisfy even the most seasoned traveler. It is seasonally ported in Ft. Lauderdale for much of the year, and the rest of the year it is ported in Southampton, England. The Independence of the Seas sails to destinations in both Europe and the Caribbean! Packed with all of the special perks that you can expect from Royal Caribbean cruises, you'll find the ship complete with all of the pools, activities, entertainment and food that you've been looking for!

Activities on Independence of the Seas

The Liberty of the Seas has so many activities onboard that you'll never want to stop exploring, even for a second! There's an ice skating rink, a rock-climbing wall, Adventure Ocean ® for the kids (with lots of organized games and activities for the younger crowd), a full fitness center and day spa, and even a full-size Everlast boxing ring! There's a sports pool, a FlowRider ® surf simulator so you can hang ten, H2O Zone (a fully loaded water park), and a 9-hole miniature golf course. If that's not enough, go play some sports on the full-size sports court! On top of all this, you can enjoy many other organized activities and win prizes in contests! All in all, the Liberty of the Seas has everything you need to stay occupied for hours and hours! So step on board, because fun awaits!

Dining / Food on Independence of the Seas

On the Liberty of the Seas, your mouth will start watering when you see the array of food available! Choose from your regular dining options for breakfast, lunch and dinner and enjoy delicious food prepared to your taste! Or, check out the Johnny Rockets ® on the ship for 50's style diner food! There's a Portofino Italian Restaurant, a Chops Grille, Sorrento's Pizza and even a Ben and Jerry's ® Ice Cream parlor! Don't forget, there's 24-hour room service as well, serving the full menu!

Entertainment on Independence of the Seas

Once you've explored the ship and enjoyed your day, the fun continues all night long! Go dancing in the nightclub and groove to the beat. Check out one of the great live performances - Broadway-style shows, musical plays, and much more - or kick back with a cocktail and listen to some great live music! The bars and lounges on the Liberty of the Seas each have a different theme - so you can explore and indulge yourself to your heart's content! There's even a latin-themed lounge! If you're feeling lucky, you can also go try your luck in the Casino Royale! With all of your favorite casino games - and so much more floating entertainment? It could only be a cruise on the Liberty of the Seas!

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Independence of the Seas Fast Facts
Previous Name N/A
Maiden Voyage 2008
Refurbished May 2013
Ship Class Freedom
Ships Registry Bahamas
Officer Nationality Norwegian
Crew Nationality International
Tonnage (GRT) 160,000
Length 1112'
Beam 184'
Passenger Capacity 3,634
Number of Crew 1385
Passenger Decks 15
Total Accommodations 1,817
Suites 120
Balconys 722
Oceanview Staterooms 242
Interior Staterooms 733
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