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Fear Factory Queenstown

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Spooky fun

I popped in with my 10 yo son, they recommended an age over 15 but he was confident, it was a heap... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shaun H
via mobile
Brilliant

We were looking for something fun to do on a rainy day and came across The Fear Factory. The girl... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynn199425
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Experience true terror, fun and frights at Fear Factory, Queenstown's newest, scariest haunted attraction! Be brave, grab a tight hold of your best friends and enjoy the horror that lurks in our spooky halls!
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54 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I popped in with my 10 yo son, they recommended an age over 15 but he was confident, it was a heap of fun, the lady at the front desk was great and the actors in the house (that seemed to go on forever) were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shaun H
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Shaun H - Thank you for your great review! Brilliant to know you and your son enjoyed your visit so much. And your recommendation to others made our day:)

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’ve been to numerous haunted houses. Fear Factory was mediocre. There are several people along the way to try and scare you, darkness, and fumbling your way through the maze. But visual effects, tactile stimulation, and variation of scary people is severely lacking. Very expensive...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RuthAnnW_11
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Well RuthAnnW_11 it just goes to show how people can react in different ways when they are plunged into the darkness of our Haunted Hallways! It would seem you are more a fan of the straightforward visual scare - whereas we love to play with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for something fun to do on a rainy day and came across The Fear Factory. The girl at reception was so nice and friendly. The staff were so professional. Would defo recommend, we had a ball!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lynn199425
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's great to hear Lynn199425, many thanks for your awesome review :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, in a way our family (with 2 teenagers) certainly didn't get our money's worth. We hadn't even made it half way through when I was made to call out on behalf of the rest of my family, "I'm chickening out". The friendly front-desk person...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Geck O
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Sounds like quite a family experience to us Geck O!! We loved reading your review, thanks for taking the time to share your adventure with us:) Happy New Year from all our team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A friend and i decided on a whim to challenge ourselves to a spooky time! and WHAT A GREAT TIME IT WAS! the staff at the desk were super friendly, polite, and encouraging until you get past that big red door where the fun begins!!!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ellasburke
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi ellasburke - thank you! We loved reading your review, and are really grateful for your compliments:) Happy New Year from all our team here in Queenstown

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well omg, this would have to be one of the best things of done after a few drinks It scared me and my girlfriend but in a really good way . Staff were great well run BOO!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gavinsch
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Glad to know you and your girlfriend had such a good time gavinsch! Thanks for your review :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was so scary in a good way! The staff are super friendly and give you clear instructions & love to have a laugh. The actors inside do a great job and genuinely scare you! Me & my partner could not stop laughing afterwards, was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kaitlynt209
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

That's awesome kaitlynt209! Thanks so much for your great feedback, means a lot to us

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great kickoff with a warm, well-qualified welcome. Informed and passionate team. The intro and welcome are great. Once past the "red door" the venue is super fun and scary (in a good way). They really optimize the use of space : we have been more...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank joewO2934KQ
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi joewO2934KQ, Thanks for your great review of our attraction here in Queenstown. We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit...and you're right, we are truely passionate about the very special Haunted House we created!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Warm and friendly welcome at reception, despite the attempt to freak me out with the briefing. I’ve done a number of these experiences and thought I’d knew what to expect. Low and behold this was completely different. Being in complete darkness for much of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KevAghadowey
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Brilliant KevAghadowey - thank you for your great review! We love exceeding people's expectations, so it's great to know we 'got you' so well :) Happy 2019 from all the team here in Queenstown

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited yesterday with my children (27 & 30) My daughter has already done it and was too scared to do it again. So this time my son and I thought we would give it a whirl. Staff were awesome, so friendly and welcoming. We was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sonic692
VivS844, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Stuart, Thank you! We loved reading your review - especially your comments about our staff, made our day:) We're so pleased to know you and your son (and your daughter!) all enjoyed your visit and hope we can welcome you back sometime - Happy...More

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Questions & Answers
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Pip M
19 April 2018|
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Response from natalieeokane | Reviewed this property |
No, too scary I think!
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alpal78
13 December 2017|
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Response from Manish_B28 | Reviewed this property |
No you can't see the actors but yes you can feel and sense them they are closer to you than you think. the don't grab you but sometime they touch your leg or shoulder. Sometime they ran beside you sometime suddenly appear... More
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tara124428
6 January 2017|
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Response from TheFearFactoryTeam | Property representative |
Hi Tara12442... Maximum group sizes of 6 at one time. We don't mix groups so you will only go through with your friends or family :-). Thanks, The Fear Factory Team
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