HQ escape rooms - Dartmouth

HQ escape rooms - Dartmouth

HQ escape rooms - Dartmouth
4.5
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At HQ Torquay & Dartmouth nothing feels better than calling out ' Stop the clock!!' , A must do family friendly ACTIVITY. Complete tasks and puzzles as a team to beat the clock in a themed room. Age 6 to Seniors have enjoyed our unique activity, book on line to play. We are situated behind The Flavel. Perfect for an hour of fun, even bring your 4 legged family member too. Our all weather activity is hidden amongst Foss Street centrally located near holiday accommodation, shopping, the River Dart restaurants and bars. Love Task Master on TV? or a mystery? Remember the crystal maze or The Adventure game? , We are a little mix of all of above A gentle storyline helps you on your way, and one of our friendly hosts on hand. Spend an hour to remember with us like many teams before YOU at HQ
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  • Joanne M
    1 contribution
    A fabulous family friendly escape room!
    We visited the Dartmouth escape rooms for the second year in a row. Such a fun experience for all the family (even the dog enjoyed it!) The escape rooms are family friendly, you don’t get physically locked in, so great for kids or anyone nervous about being locked in a room. The staff are lovely and so helpful and are on hand for providing tips if you get stuck. An hour of puzzle solving fun. We would highly recommend.
    We can't leave our 4 legged family members out of the fun to be had at HQ glad u had a blast Thanks for reviewing
    Written 9 September 2023
    This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 25 July 2023
  • Donna L
    1 contribution
    Fun family outing
    Fabulous Fun for everyone! We really enjoyed our very first trip today. A very warm welcome and as we have never been to an escape room before, we were welcomed with plenty of information on what to expect. From the minute we stepped in we had amazing fun figuring out the clues. We did the Dartmouth Hotel and we can’t wait to come back. Thank you so much this is perfect family fun. I cannot believe for all the years we have been coming to Dartmouth we never knew you existed! Thank goodness for google! I would draw more attention to where you are as what you have created and what you do plenty of families will have the best time! Thank you again we loved it!!!!!!
    I'm do glad u found us !!! We love offering all generations a hour of family time working together and creating memories..thanks fir your advice. And for such a heart warming review Many thanks HQ
    Written 10 September 2023
    This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 27 July 2023
  • Cruiser58516084098
    1 contribution
    Escaped!!
    We had an amazing time. I have avoided escape rooms in the past due to claustrophobia but I thoroughly enjoyed this. Thanks for the reassurance and good luck with your business. Wonderful hosts. 5 stars from us.
    At HQ we worked hard to the the scare out of escape rooms and illeviate any anxiety or preconceptions a family has atrached to the idea of escape rooms... thank you for your well wishes and I'm glad u had a great experience from HQ
    Written 10 September 2023
    This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 31 July 2023
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Cruiser58516084098
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Jul 2023 • Family
We had an amazing time. I have avoided escape rooms in the past due to claustrophobia but I thoroughly enjoyed this. Thanks for the reassurance and good luck with your business. Wonderful hosts. 5 stars from us.
Written 31 July 2023
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At HQ we worked hard to the the scare out of escape rooms and illeviate any anxiety or preconceptions a family has atrached to the idea of escape rooms... thank you for your well wishes and I'm glad u had a great experience from HQ
Written 10 September 2023
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Donna L
1 contribution
Jul 2023 • Family
Fabulous Fun for everyone! We really enjoyed our very first trip today. A very warm welcome and as we have never been to an escape room before, we were welcomed with plenty of information on what to expect. From the minute we stepped in we had amazing fun figuring out the clues. We did the Dartmouth Hotel and we can’t wait to come back.
Thank you so much this is perfect family fun. I cannot believe for all the years we have been coming to Dartmouth we never knew you existed! Thank goodness for google! I would draw more attention to where you are as what you have created and what you do plenty of families will have the best time!
Thank you again we loved it!!!!!!
Written 27 July 2023
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I'm do glad u found us !!! We love offering all generations a hour of family time working together and creating memories..thanks fir your advice. And for such a heart warming review Many thanks HQ
Written 10 September 2023
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Joanne M
1 contribution
Jul 2023 • Family
We visited the Dartmouth escape rooms for the second year in a row. Such a fun experience for all the family (even the dog enjoyed it!) The escape rooms are family friendly, you don’t get physically locked in, so great for kids or anyone nervous about being locked in a room. The staff are lovely and so helpful and are on hand for providing tips if you get stuck. An hour of puzzle solving fun. We would highly recommend.
Written 25 July 2023
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We can't leave our 4 legged family members out of the fun to be had at HQ glad u had a blast Thanks for reviewing
Written 9 September 2023
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jennifer m
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Nov 2022 • Couples
Joe, the host, was lovely and welcoming. A well-thought-out room. Unfortunately, we did not escape The Hotel, but we will return with the rest of the family to try the other room. Great fun!
Written 27 November 2022
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Thank u so much for taking the time to review us
Written 21 July 2023
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Michal C
London, UK26 contributions
Sept 2022 • Couples
We had a good time doing The Hotel, and would recommend if visiting Dartmouth, but it could have been a bit better.

A few too many things I think “broke the spell” of the room: would be good to have a backstory to set the scene, and I think a few too many things in the room weren’t part of the puzzle. Some bits felt slightly shabby, and I wonder if some of the puzzles were too cryptic (but I might be being unreasonable on that point since that’s a bit like complaining that we weren’t smart enough!). And there was a small chain of puzzles that we didn’t end up using since a lock wasn’t locked when I think it should have been.

And the final exiting of the room was a bit anticlimactic (I don’t want to be more specific to not spoil it!).

All in all a good time, but could have been a bit more polished.
Written 12 September 2022
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Thanks for the recommendation! And thanks for booking HQ!
Written 15 September 2022
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Torroreviews
Kingham, UK12 contributions
Jul 2022 • Family
Great escape room! Had loads of fun and they host was really welcoming and helpful! I would 100% recommend to anyone who would like to give escape rooms a go!
Written 4 July 2022
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Hey guys Thank you fir reviewing HQ You were such good fun Many thanks Jo
Written 22 July 2022
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Sophie L
2 contributions
Jul 2022 • Family
We really enjoyed our time at HQ Escape Rooms, a lovely way to spend the afternoon with the family. I would highly recommend booking this into your trip to Dartmouth, Jo was very welcoming and we all had a good laugh!
Written 3 July 2022
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Thanks for taking the time to review and including HQ on your visit to Dartmouth. We really enjoyed hosting for you Jo
Written 22 July 2022
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Julie T
Devon, UK3 contributions
Apr 2022
Great family activity. We visited in the school holidays, with children aged 10 and 8. Chose this because it said good for families and would agree worked really well for us. Puzzles entertained and challenged us all, some the kids worked out quicker than the parents. Jo was a great host, really friendly and welcoming, offering help if needed but not interfering. The room was big enough for us all to be looking at different things, not claustrophobic. Would recommend.
Written 19 April 2022
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Thank you for your recommendation. We try to take away any anxiety during our breif and are always on hand to point you on the right direction if u need us ! Very pleased you had an exciting experience at HQ and thank you for supporting our family business
Written 12 July 2022
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kaydav1111
Bournemouth, UK20 contributions
Oct 2021 • Family
Our family of 5 ( 2 adults,2children and a dog) visited this afternoon although I’m not sure the dog helped us much lol! This was our first escape room and we had no idea what to expect. Obviously cannot compare it to any others, but we all had a really good time and managed to just about make it out in time - we did Captains room. Great thing to do as a family.
Written 29 October 2021
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Congratulations on your first Escape we hope it has given yiu the escaping bug ! I'm sure your doggy detective enjoyed not being left at home and help to sniff out a few clues !! Thank you for such a lovely review at thanks for booking HQ
Written 12 July 2022
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Kate L
Dudley, UK7 contributions
Oct 2021 • Family
We visited this afternoon - 6 family members between 9 and 80-something. Jordan was welcoming and explained what was going to happen, and then led us to the Captain's Study... An hour later, by the skin of our teeth (and after a couple of clues!) we finally escaped! The puzzles were entertainingly frustrating, and one we fluked has been driving my husband mad for the 2 or 3 hours since we left (he's just got it - phew!). The decor was great, with red herrings left to confuse us.
We had a great time, thanks!
Written 28 October 2021
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This reveiw is such a great read ! Jordan is a super host and we're happy your family had an entertaining experience with HQ... So glad your husband managed to tick the box with one of our conundrums Thank you so much for supporting our little family business
Written 12 July 2022
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