Independence of the Seas

The UK’s favourite ship is coming back to Southampton in 2017 and 2018 with a host of amazing features and sailing to incredible destinations across the world – from Europe to the Caribbean.

You won’t believe what’s sailing your way on Independence of the Seas®. Our guests’ favourite ship will be back in 2018.

You know her, you love her and she will be even better than ever before. We recently announced some of the stunning new features: two waterslides, Splashaway Bay water park, an Escape Room, a Trampoline Bungee Dome and Izumi, the Japanese dining experience.


Guests can spring into an extraordinary virtual world on the new bungee trampoline experience, Sky Pad, grab a British classic at the all-new new Fish & Ships, score an amazing time at Playmakers Sports Bar & Arcade and then dive into sweet delights at Sugar Beach Candy & Ice Cream Store.


Enjoy a comfortable, feel at home accommodation onboard Independence of the Seas, no matter where you are in the world. Our at-sea accommodation is designed with a special focus on comfort and convenience, from interior rooms to suites, there is a room to suit everyone needs.


Food & Drink

Whether you're looking for a quick snack, a family dinner or a gourmet dining experience, you can have it all – and more besides – at an incredible variety of restaurants, cafés and bars onboard Independence of the Seas®.

Take your taste buds on a delicious journey, with mouth-watering flavours from around the world at a variety of fantastic restaurants.


Life on Board

Independence of the Seas® offers countless amazing ways to enjoy yourself, from spectacular stage performances and incredible shopping opportunities, to the magnificent outdoor cinema screen and the vibrant atmosphere of the Royal Promenade. It’s all onboard, and it’s all waiting for you.

From fast-paced fun to blissful relaxation, there’s an incredible range of activities for guests of all ages onboard Independence of the Seas®.

Life on Board


Get a feel for life onboard the Independence of the Seas by browsing through the image gallery. Click on any of the images above to get started.

Independence of the Seas Cruises

May we present you with a small selection of the wide range of cruises available on Royal Caribbean' Independence of the Seas. For more details click on one of the links below.

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Deck Plans Independence of the Seas

Browse Independence of the Seas's deck plans to get a feel of her layout. Explore cabins, restaurants, entertainment and shared spaces at your leisure.

Independence of the Seas Deckplans

The Royal Caribbean Fleet

Our fleet of cruise ships boasts an amazing variety of thrilling activities, spectacular entertainment, mouth-watering dining, not to mention award-winning kids' and teens' clubs, spacious, comfortable accommodation and sailings that take in some of the most incredible destinations in the world. So whether you're looking for a fun-packed family adventure, a relaxing couple's retreat or anything in-between, it's waiting for you onboard one of our exceptional cruise ships.

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Allure of the Seas
Anthem of the Seas
Empress of the Seas
Enchantment of the Seas
Explorer of the Seas
Freedom of the Seas
Grandeur of the Seas
Harmony of the Seas
Independence of the Seas
Jewel of the Seas
Liberty of the Seas
Majesty of the Seas
Mariner of the Seas
Navigator of the Seas
Oasis of the Seas
Ovation of the Seas
Quantum of the Seas
Radiance of the Seas
Rhapsody of the Seas
Spectrum of the Seas
Symphony of the Seas
Vision of the Seas
Voyager of the Seas
Serenade of the Seas
Brilliance of the Seas