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The Locked Room

1134 Poihipi Road | Clay Break Taupo, Taupo 3377, New Zealand
+64 800 252 9273
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Great team building with 5 star service

We have booked The locked room multiple times for military team building. The activity appeals to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bryony H
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Fantastic group activity

We did the locked room as a work do...I am highly clostrophbic but after being reasured the door... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Indochic
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New Zealand
via mobile
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The Locked Room is a live puzzle game experience involving the illusion of being trapped in a room. You will need to work together to find hidden clues, solve puzzles and crack codes to ensure you escape the room in time. The experience will challenge all levels of ability.
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“great fun” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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1134 Poihipi Road | Clay Break Taupo, Taupo 3377, New Zealand
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+64 800 252 9273
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have booked The locked room multiple times for military team building. The activity appeals to all sorts of people and has been a favourite for all the guys we send. Highly recommended.

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KelvinOConnor, Manager at The Locked Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Hosting your staff is always a pleasure, the competitive aspect really brings the best out of them. Thank you again & kind regards.

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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We did the locked room as a work do...I am highly clostrophbic but after being reasured the door was not in fact locked I was fine and way to busy hunting out clues to even worry about that.The staff were really friendly and came in...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We’ve done a few escape rooms now but we found this one very challenging. We couldn’t finish it, in fact we had to ask several times for clues - maybe we are just getting old! But just because we couldn’t complete it doesn’t make it...More

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KelvinOConnor, Manager at The Locked Room, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Hello, thanks for your review. Your comments are appreciated & valuable. Sorry you found the signage a bit obscure, we will work on that! Unfortunately some GPS units do fail to locate our property correctly. Your group was great to host... sorry you didn't quite...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We played this game having played many escape rooms before. The concept was awesome and the room had lots of exciting and mechanical parts, however, a lot of them weren't working or were poorly maintained, so the experience was broken a few times by the...More

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KelvinOConnor, Manager at The Locked Room, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you for your review, which comes as a bit of a surprise. We have had a little hiccup with one clue not presenting itself as it should. However it is rectified now. To suggest "a lot of them were not working" is untrue, nor...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Today the rain was pouring in down in Taupo, so we went to check out the "Locked Room" just to see what it was all about.... AMAZING!!! You get an hour to crack all the codes to get out of this Hi Tec shipping container!...More

Thank TheAdventuresOfAss
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KelvinOConnor, Manager at The Locked Room, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

Hey, thanks for visiting "The Locked Room" situated out at Clay Break Taupo. We loved hosting your group, sorry you just didn't make it out in time. Kin\d regards.

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We called at short notice and got straight in for a family escape experience that was really awesome. Great hosts and great setup! Can't give away any clues though :)

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Reviewed 28 March 2016

This was the first escape game we have done and found it absolutely amazing. The room is really well set out considering the space there is to work in (it's in a shipping container), don't let that put you off though, it is like Dr...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

A must do if you got the time and even if you don't try to make time because this is a must do! We loved it and English is not our native language but still easy to understand. Big thanks for the experience! 5/5

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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

As a first time escapee, I wasn't too sure what to expect at The Locked Room. What I got was an awesome challenge, that will definitely lead me to finding more experiences like this. I don't want to spoil this for anyone else, but in...More

Thank tinders
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Reviewed 6 February 2016

This is brilliant fun and really well done, You are put in a small room and have loads of puzzles to solve within an hour to escape. The room looks professionally authentic and the puzzles are wide ranging and at a high level. Highly recommend...More

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