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Mindgame Escape

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16 Chartwell Drive | Grenada Square, 2nd Floor, Unit 205, Umhlanga 4319, South Africa
+27 87 238 2524
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Mindgame Escape - Escape Houdini's Basement
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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good5%
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“great fun”(4 reviews)
“street room”(4 reviews)
“a lot of fun”(2 reviews)
About
Are you ready for adventure, to solve the mystery and escape the room? You and your detective friends, family or co-workers have 60min to solve the puzzles, find the hidden compartments and escape the room!
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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16 Chartwell Drive | Grenada Square, 2nd Floor, Unit 205, Umhlanga 4319, South Africa
Website
+27 87 238 2524
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"great fun"
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"street room"
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"a lot of fun"
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"staff were very friendly"
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"fun activity"
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"escape"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a lot of fun. Unexpectedly even. you think you know how it's going to work and you'll be out of the room in a few minutes, but the clues and riddles are so well thought out that it's never as easy as it...More

Thank Keith D
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was a bit sceptical when a friend booked the Baker Street 5 for a birthday celebration about 2 months ago as I didn't know what to expect. After the first experience, I was blown away by how much fun one could have in 60...More

Thank Shannon_Naidoo2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much fun!Very well organised and friendly.Definitely a must for a fun,exciting time.Will definitely be recommending you guys.Already looking forward to the next one!

Thank Anika G
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Monique W, Owner at Mindgame Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Anika G. Thank you for the amazing review and rating. It was lovely having your team around and we look forward to having you back again soon!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did this on our last day in the area, and were not disappointed! All of us have done escape rooms in other parts of the country, but this was great fun. Attention to detail and clear instructions stood out - we never had to...More

Thank Hildezahn H
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

So delighted that they have this in Umhlanga. A fun, exciting, thrilling and entertaining themed escape room, we did the Baker Street five and will very likely be coming back to do the Houdini room as well as the new room they have opening soon....More

Thank Celishka C
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Monique W, Owner at Mindgame Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Celishka. Thank you so much for the great review and rating! It was lovely having you and your team around and we look forward to challenging you to one of our other rooms soon!

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I did this on our last day in Durban area and had a great time here. Good series of puzzles and a nice theme in the Houdini room. We've done lots of escape rooms and this would be one of the better...More

Thank crisco10
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Monique W, Owner at Mindgame Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Hi Crisco10. Thank you very much for the wonderful review and rating. We are so happy to hear that you guys enjoyed the experience. We look forward to challenging you to one of our other rooms on your return to Durban!

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

This was such a nice surprise that we found while spending the weekend in Umhlanga!! We had so much fun attempting to solve the puzzles and riddles. The staff there is wonderful and so helpful! Truly, great fun was had by all. Cannot wait to...More

Thank melissaopperman456
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Monique W, Owner at Mindgame Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Hi Melissaopperman456. Thank you for the wonderful rating and review. It was lovely hosting your team and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

So my wife and I have been doing escape rooms since around 2 years ago, and in that time have probably done at least 10. Mindgame Escape’s rooms are extremely well thought out and logical, and they flow brilliantly. Both themes are fun and exciting,...More

Thank Zachary A
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Monique W, Owner at Mindgame Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Hi Zachary A. Thank you so much for your wonderful review and feedback. It was lovely hosting your team and we are so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Mindgame Escape. We hope to challenge you to one of our other rooms...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

This was our first visit to one of these mindgames rooms. Mindgames Escape is a truly fun place. The family had a lot of fun trying to solve all the various clues. We did the Baker Street room. The staff were very friendly and entertaining...More

Thank 827aminaa
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Monique W, Owner at Mindgame Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Hi 827aminaa. Many thanks for your wonderful review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Mindgame Escape! We look forward to challenging you to Houdini's Basement on your next visit to Durban!

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Mindgame Escapes made for an amazing date. Lots of fun solving the puzzles and clues in the Baker Street Room. This was my second visit and we will definitely be going to solve the other room. Definitely worth a visit for anyone look for a...More

Thank KrivashaGovender
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Monique W, Owner at Mindgame Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hi KrivashaGovender. Thank you for the great review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the experience and we look forward to challenging you to our new room!

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