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The Cipher Room

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Espionage uncovered!

Was our second room. We completed the Cabin previously. Absolutely love their rooms - rooms within... read more

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Paul A
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Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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Fantastic rooms but overall experience could be improved outside of the room.

We’ve done all three rooms here and even after having done quite a few different rooms across... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Liizzzyy
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Brisbane, Australia
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King St Newtown's original, vintage-inspired escape room! The Cipher Room is Sydney's most immersive gaming experience. With unique games filled with bespoke puzzles (we build everything ourselves by hand!), can you escape in time?
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640 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was our second room. We completed the Cabin previously. Absolutely love their rooms - rooms within rooms and a mix of puzzles, locks, technology. Great fun!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Paul A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We’ve done all three rooms here and even after having done quite a few different rooms across Australia these are some of our favourites, we especially loved Marlowe Hotel and Cabin. The rooms all had very well thought out and original puzzles, and none of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and boyfriend did the Marlowe Hotel escape for Valentines Day. I’d never done an escape room before and was a little sceptical about but it was the most fun I’ve had in a long time. The puzzles were so creative and complex and we’re...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place and the experienve i was was indescribable!!! Im an avid fan of clues and hints type puzzles but this was beyond my wildest dreams!! I went here for valentines day and the staff were so nice and funny and helpful! Emersive, brain teasing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I booked into one of the rooms a few weeks ago having never done an escape room before and we loved it so much that we booked the remaining two rooms the following two weekends. The rooms are so well made, completely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an excellent time at the Cipher Room - the puzzles were great - challenging but logical, inventive, varying and engrossing. Would absolutely recommend, by far the best escape room experience I have ever had.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Cipher Room was an amazing experience for all of us. Loads of diverse and interactive challenges, and not just lots of boring codes. Very authentic. Don’t go anywhere else.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LouiseHassey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb experience, excellent ambience, great hosts and cool puzzles! We thoroughly enjoyed the espionage room and we will definitely be back to try another room!!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time escaping at Cipher. Great rooms, challenging and very fun. The staff were very friendly and professional. Thanks Marise!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank katem5781
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Marlowe Hotel - An amazing experience. Intelligently constructed cipher room suitable for all social groups. A diverse and interlocked game through well designed scape with an immersive story. A gentle redirection is offered (and appreciated) to help refocus. Kudos.

Date of experience: January 2019
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I did both rooms with just my boyfriend and they were both good for couples as you get to work together!
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