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The Locked Room
Ranked #5 of 10 Fun & Games in Taupo
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: 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.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Lockers / storage
Reviewed 30 January 2016

This was my second live escape game and we were lucky to be asked to help test this new game. We found the puzzles challenging and had a great time working our way through them, would definitely recommend you give it a go if you are in Taupo.

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TheLockedRoom, Public Relations Manager at The Locked Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2016

Glad you enjoyed the room. We learnt a lot from your experience and hope to see you back in future - thanks for testing!

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Reviewed 30 January 2016

Loved the puzzles and the staff were really friendly. I hadn't done a locked room before, but had heard about them on when travelling around Europe. Me and my friend were testers for the room so we got to do it before it officially opened. We didn't manage to escape before the time ran out!!!! Would definitely do again.

1  Thank rachael_meek32
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Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Hadn't heard much about this before but thought we'd give it ago. It was crazy but awesome and would recommend to anyone coming to taupo. We'll be on the hunt for more of these challenges. My partner and I did this together,was really challenging at first but got to the end eventually but recommend more than a team of two as everyone thinks differently.

2  Thank Hannah M
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

My girlfriend and I heard about this locked room challenge when exploring Taupo and gave it a go, we booked online and arranged a time. It was a short walk away from the CBD on a beautiful day, the air conditioning was a welcome escape. The room was ready for our booking and we received our instructions. Then we went about trying many puzzles and decoding activities, unfortunately we got stuck a few times but the staff's clues were helpful and got us going again. We didn't make it out in time but it was awesome having the little victories as we went, a great way to spend an hour. Definitely gets your brain working, thanks Locked Room

2  Thank Hoote22
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TheLockedRoom, Public Relations Manager at The Locked Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review. You and your team did very well, even though you didn't quite make it out in time. Hope you enjoyed your experience.

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Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

This was a great find on our trip - a locked room in a container! Definitely challenging, needed a few clues but so rewarding and fun!

2  Thank Jenna B
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