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The Great Escape Room

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Fun Time

Had a fun time with family friends. This is my second time at TGER. I personally liked The Library... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
LarriRandi S
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Sherlock

Great place! Love to come back! Maybe this time we will escape. Great staff awesome team building... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Shahaan T
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The Great Escape Room is a real-life room escape game in Downtown Royal Oak. The adventure is based on online escape games in which you are locked in a room with a series of clues and puzzles that must be solved in order to exit the room. It is part...more
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301 W 4th St, Suite LL110, Royal Oak, MI 48067-2546
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The challenges are too many to be finished by a couple in an hour. I'd recommend that you go with a big team and divide the tasks in order to maximize your chances. Few of the hints are very American so anyone from outside will...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Had a fun time with family friends. This is my second time at TGER. I personally liked The Library better than The Gameroom, but it could've been the team I was with. Ask for Will—he's awesome!

Thank LarriRandi S
The Great Escap... R, Lead Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hello Larri, Thank you for taking the time to give us a review! We're very to happy to hear that you enjoyed your time at The Great Escape Room! We hope you'll come again to try out our other two rooms. Best regards, Lauren

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Great place! Love to come back! Maybe this time we will escape. Great staff awesome team building event!

Thank Shahaan T
The Great Escap... R, Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thanks for your awesome review Shahaan.We are happy to hear that your team enjoyed the room for your team building event and hope to see you soon at your next event here at The Great Escape Room Royal Oak. Jomar

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The room was a great way to promote analytical thinking. Teamwork problem solving together. It was a great time with family and friends.

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The Great Escap... R, Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for your positive review--we're glad you had a good time working as a team through our puzzles! We'd love to have you back to try one of our other escapes with friends, family, or co-workers alike! Alex

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Reserved and paid online for ten of us to experience the President’s Bunker. Super easy ! They even sent several reminders the day before and the day of the reservation. Make sure to arrive early like they say because each person needs to fill out...More

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The Great Escap... R, Lead Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Hello Yvonne, Thank you for taking the time to review The Great Escape Room Royal Oak! We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our President's Bunker experience with Jeorgia! We hope that you will come back and try out any of our other three escape...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Family activity -- we did it with seconds to spare. A fun engaging activity. We had our family plus a few others. We worked well together. A great time

Thank Terry P
The Great Escap... R, Lead Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hello Terry, Thank you for your review! We hope that you will come back and try out some of our other great rooms soon! Best regards, Lauren

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

What a great time. Our family of 4 enjoyed the bunker. Our guide Matt was awesome! Challenging puzzles with twists & turns. We will definitely be back. Thanks Matt for a great 1st experience.More

Thank Karen S
The Great Escap... R, Lead Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hello Karen, Thank you for taking the time to give us a review! We're happy that your first escape room was with us, and that you had such a great time! We hope that you will come again soon to try out our other three...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018

Our firm did a group event where roughly 30 of us participated. We had one group in the Gameroom, one in the Infirmary and one in the Library. My group went into the Infirmary room with host, Will. We all had a blast and he...More

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The Great Escap... R, Lead Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Thank you for the 5 star review! We're ecstatic to hear that you escaped and enjoyed your time in Dr.Watson's Infirmary with Will. We can't wait for you to return to try to escape agin from another one of our rooms!

Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Can just you and one other person have a room to escape from alone? Or it has to be other people? I wanted to do something cool for my bf birthday hes turning 25 and this is something that we never done before

Thank Alieshia J
The Great Escap... R, Lead Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Yes, if you would like the event to be private for you and your group you have to purchase all 10 tickets available If you have any additional questions, please email us at royaloak@thegreatescaperoom.com.

Reviewed 12 June 2018

We came for my husband's birthday and had a blast! Our group solved Sherlock Holmes' Library room. Our host Alex was phenomenal and his presence made our night. We all loved him. The room itself was challenging but not too much. The puzzles and their...More

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The Great Escap... R, Lead Room Monitor at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Hello Konan, Thank you for taking the time to give us a review! We're very happy that you enjoyed the challenge that is our Sherlock Holme's Library, as well as your room monitor Alex. We hope that you will come back to try out our...More

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