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De Gouden Kooi - Escape games

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Superb escape room and friendly owner

With a group of friends we already did 3 out of the 4 available escape rooms. Each time it was a... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2017
J0eriW
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Brussels, Belgium
Top escape games !

Well styled rooms, difficult enough to entertain a group of enthusiasts, very friendly staff and a... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2017
agu_bg
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Mechelen, Belgium
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Apr 23, 2017
“Not what I expected”
Feb 15, 2017
“Superb escape room and friendly owner”
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At The Gouden Kooi - Escape games you are a treasure hunter, a thief, a detective or a space traveller during 1 hour. Solve puzzles, look for answers and work together to escape. This is the ideal activity for teambuildings, or a night out with...more
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Gerechtstraat 10, Mechelen 2800, Belgium
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Reviewed April 23, 2017

This was my first escape room and I was expecting a lot more from this! What I expected was to be submerged in a story where puzzles would be logically intertwined with that story, taking the whole group on a journey together. What we got,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Jan G, Eigenaar at De Gouden Kooi - Escape games, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2017

Hey Geert, thanks for your review. We try to intertwine the story with the puzzles and vice verse. But indeed, in most cases, the first thing escapists do when entering a room, is looking around for clues and puzzles and that regularly happens in a...More

Reviewed February 15, 2017

With a group of friends we already did 3 out of the 4 available escape rooms. Each time it was a very pleasant experience with a lot of fun and sensation. You are welcomed by the owners themselves, followed by an introduction about the game...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank J0eriW
Jan G, Eigenaar at De Gouden Kooi - Escape games, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2017

What a lovely review. Thanks a lot! And see you soon for our 4the room :-)

Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Well styled rooms, difficult enough to entertain a group of enthusiasts, very friendly staff and a great location. I hope the rooms will be filed with new escape games in regular intervals as I'd love to be back!

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed December 7, 2016

Last week was my first time to visit an Escape Room. A friend has chosen this activity for a get together and I must say I was a bit apprehensive since I'm not really into riddles. Were we really really bad at this? Yep. But...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

This is a fun thing to do with friends. You'll have to work together so make sure you bring only your good friends. The guy who introduces us to the game was very friendly

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

I did two rooms with colleagues. The games are well created and fun to do! A great challenge and very friendly guys.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Leen D
Reviewed June 14, 2016

there alweys friendly here , en the rooms are decreted very good , the puzzels are alweys a challenge. have 3 rooms already and can't wait until the nex room is open in september

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Tom V
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