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Boda Borg Boston

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Fun fun fun -- but a little disappointed...

Heard so much about Boda Borg, when I finally went, I must admit I was disappointed (some of the... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2019
Favorite place ever!

My friends and I go here all the same, it's so much fun! There are so many things to do and I enjoy... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2019
Genevieve G
Boston, Massachusetts
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Are you ready to break out of prison, be on a TV game show, explore a haunted house or run an obstacle course? Boda Borg Boston has seventeen Quests to challenge your team. You'll climb, crawl, explore and fail -- a lot -- as you work together to...more
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90 Pleasant St, Malden, MA 02148-4905
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Reviewed July 31, 2019

Heard so much about Boda Borg, when I finally went, I must admit I was disappointed (some of the rooms were not so well presented or designed and Alcatraz was closed -- very disappointing). That said, it was still quite fun. It is probably more...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 30, 2019

My friends and I go here all the same, it's so much fun! There are so many things to do and I enjoy going every single time. They also have make your own tacos for lunch and it's really good. The quests are so creative...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Genevieve G
Reviewed May 19, 2019

Awesome! Definitely worth the trip. we took a group of seniors in high school and they had a blast! Many different escape rooms to try!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jordan J
Reviewed May 7, 2019

loads of laughs and great brainstorming! We have made this a yearly tradition! … it is surprising how it a NEVER gets old!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank greenwoodandsonsinc
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

NO SPOILERS :) This place is great for an adventure. It features multiple rooms all with different themes that are puzzle rooms you need to solve to escape. We had a teen birthday party here with a group of 5. That's a nice adventuring number...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank BrianNorthboro
Reviewed February 26, 2019

We expected Boda Borg to be a great physically oriented room escape experience. However, we felt a little disappointed mainly because of the way they design those quests. Every time you need to start from scratch is quite annoying from our opinion. And some 'tricks'...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 22, 2019

This place is awesome! Started in Sweden, I believe it still the only one on the continent. This real world gaming, or questing, you are the live characters trying to get from one room to another and need to figure eout how to do it;...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank John P
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Went for the first time this month. Our family loved it (2 adults, 2 teenagers). There are 18 quests to do. They consist of small rooms, with no directions and you have to solve something to move on. So much fun! Good for all ages...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GwenM100
Reviewed January 15, 2019

I have gone twice. Once with 3 high school boys and again with a 10 year old boy, 14 year old girl and their parents. We ALL had a blast! Staff is friendly and the challenges are great!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jeanne L
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

It was kids as well adults friendly. We had an awesome time.kids didn't want to leave at the end. To be honest I didn't want to leave either. We had some food next door and went back as a family to have more fun.

Date of experience: February 2018
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January 11, 2018|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
Definitely on a weekday. Avoid weekends. Call ahead as sometimes they have special events planned for school or companies during the week and it can be crowded.
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Usually 15 -20 minutes per room.