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One of the best escape rooms we've ever done

The location was a little tricky to find as our GPS took us way past the turn-off. We did... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2019
christrox
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Lloydminster, Canada
Excellent set up

I introduced my family to this escape room as their Xmas present. We needed two bookings me... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2018
Kiwiintheus
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Levin, New Zealand
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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...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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1134 Poihipi Road | Clay Break Taupo, Taupo 3377, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

The location was a little tricky to find as our GPS took us way past the turn-off. We did eventually find it though, and actually managed to still be early. We were greeted by a lovely lady who said that even though we were early...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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KelvinOConnor, Manager at The Locked Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

Thank you so much for your Glowing review of The Locked Room in Taupo. Your feedback is very valued & we appreciate the time you took to write this review. Yes, google maps have been known to let our location down occasionally. Again thanks so...More

Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

I introduced my family to this escape room as their Xmas present. We needed two bookings me, brother and his wife and my other brother, wife and his two teenagers. Everyone enjoyed the escape and will now seek out more of them to do. Neither...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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KelvinOConnor, Manager at The Locked Room, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2019

Good Morning from Taupo & The Locked Room. Thank you for your kind review, we are pleased it met your expectations & your family were challenged accordingly. Thanks for visiting, kindest regards.

Reviewed 24 October 2018

Great team building activity, had a lot of laughter throughout as well. Highly recommend - great challenge! Amazing Hosts too!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Elderly parents and 2 adult children. Make sure to remember your reading glasses, or you will inadvertantly add another degree of difficulty. Very challenging series of puzzles. Definitely needed all our brains working together. Can see it would be excellent team building, but also a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

Great team building activity. Quite a challenge but lots of fun. Everyone in our group enjoyed the experience. Great hosts, highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

Awesome team building activity with wonderful hosts. Challenging at times but we had a lot of laughs. Will definitely be back and recommending it to others. We had a fantastic time and all agree it was certainly worth an applause!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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KelvinOConnor, Manager at The Locked Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

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.

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

Date of experience: November 2017
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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

Date of experience: October 2017
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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

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

Date of experience: September 2017
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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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