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|Expected Passengers||3,836 to 4,603|
|Expected Space Ratio||34|
|Decks with cabins||9|
The Independence of the Seas started sailing in 2008 . Former names: none. The Independence of the Seas is registered in Nassau, Bahamas. The Independence of the Seas has 1918 cabins. 44 percent of the staterooms on board have balconies.
You can expect between 3836 to 4603 passengers on a typical sailing. This means that at the higher number (usually peak and holiday sailings) Independence of the Seas has a space ratio of 33.5 . (A space ratio less than 33 means that you may find the ship crowded in areas. A space ratio greater than 39 means that there should be plenty of space for each passenger.) When this ship isn't sailing at capacity the space ratio can be as good as 40.3.
The Independence of the Seas has 1360 crew members on board. There are 3 passengers for every crew member on board. There are no self serve laundromats on this cruise ship.
The ship last major refurbishment was in May 2018 .
There are 15 decks on this ship. The highest deck number is 15. The number of decks with passenger cabins is 9.
The following ships share the same class as this ship. This means the basic design and layout of the ship is the same. For the most part the cabins will be identical among these ships, but may be decorated differently.
2006 - Freedom of the Seas
2007 - Liberty of the Seas
2008 - Independence of the Seas
There are 31 special needs cabins on this ship. These cabins have been modified for accessibility purposes.
The abbreviation Royal Caribbean uses for this ship is ID.
During Drydock April 3 to May 5 2018 a trampoline park, water slides, splashaway bay, Izumi, escape rooms and laser tag added. Panoramic cabins added to deck 12 forward.
|Four pullman beds|
|Sleeps up to 3|
|Sleeps up to 4|
|Sofa and pullman bed|
|Two pullman beds|