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The Great Escape Room

233 Fulton St E, Suite 211, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3200
+1 616-426-9227
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The staff was very helpful and wonderful. It was one of our stops for our senior all night party... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
happydanceldk
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Loved It

My mother and I went to this room and we had a blast! We were putting in the last combination for... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
lindaradashaw
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Lowell, Michigan
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The Great Escape Room is a real-life room escape game based on the popular computer and mobile phone escape games. Escape games are the newest craze sweeping the nation - a fun, team-building, brain-busting experience! After entering a room with your team, the door is locked behind you. 60 minutes are on the clock! You must work together in order to find clues and solve puzzles that will lead you to escape the room. Perfect for: DATE NIGHT FAMILY FUN CORPORATE TEAM BUILDING SPORTS & YOUTH GROUPS *OPEN BY APPOINTMENT for private party groups of 10 or more during our closed hours
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“a lot of fun” (59 reviews)
“great fun” (44 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
233 Fulton St E, Suite 211, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3200
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+1 616-426-9227
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff was very helpful and wonderful. It was one of our stops for our senior all night party. The kids loved it. It was a highlight

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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for visiting us and leaving a great review! We are so happy that the kids all had fun with us, what a great idea for a senior night! We would love to have you back to try playing another of our rooms!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My mother and I went to this room and we had a blast! We were putting in the last combination for the last lock when we ran out of time, we needed about 6 more seconds. I would do this again in a heartbeat -...More

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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for visiting us and leaving a great review! We are so glad you had a great time with us and that you almost made it out! We would love to have you back to try a new room and escape!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved Professor M's gameroom! We went with all my adult siblings and spouses. It is a much more interactive and challenging way to spend time together than any of the other options. Everyone found their way to contribute and worked together outside of the...More

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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting us and taking the time to write a great review! We are so glad you had a great time with us! We would love to see you back to play a new room!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The puzzles were all well put together and had just the right amount of difficulty for our group. We only really tripped up when we over thought the problems, or things weren't obvious we had the stuff upside down. My only complaint was we were...More

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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We value input from each and every customer and also realize that not everything is for everyone. People that have done other escape rooms will notice that we are indeed different having a person in the room with you. We feel that it allows a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Secret Service Agent, Hutch was excellent. My husband and I had a lot of fun. We would love to do one of the other Great Escapes adventures the next time we’re in G.R.

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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting us and writing a review. We are so glad you had a fun time with us, and that Hutch was a great room monitor! We hope you will visit us again to try another of our rooms! Chance Loman, Manager

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

9 People in each Bunker. Worked through the puzzles and escaped! or didn't escape! Either way, we learned a lot about each other and had a great time. Had some fun in the competition of it but true success found in just trying something different...More

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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting us and writing a review. We are so glad you enjoyed playing the Bunker! The picture at the end is a great way to wrap your adventure up, as well as a wonderful memory of your visit! We hope you will...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with 5 of my friends for my friend's bachelorette party. We had a great time and almost made it out... an additional 30 seconds and we would've made it!

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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for visiting us and writing a review. We are so happy you had a fun time with us! What a fun bachelorette party idea! We hope you will visit us again to try another of our rooms! Chance Loman, Manager

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a ton of fun and can’t wait to do another escape! The puzzles were really intricate and were so much fun to figure out.

Thank Elizabeth W
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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us and writing a review. We are so glad you enjoyed your time here with us! We hope you will visit us again to try another of our rooms! Chance Loman, Manager

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went in as a group, and were paired with another group for our room. Our room designed, Steph, did a really great job laying the place out, as well as describing what we were and weren't supposed to be doing. I wasn't sure what...More

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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the awesome review! We are so happy that you had a fun time with us, and that Steph made it even more enjoyable! We look forward to seeing you and your group back to try a new room! Chance Loman, Manager

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I took our 2 married young adults, their spouses, our college kid, her boyfriend, our international student and 17 year old to do an escape room. Everyone was able to participate and had a great time. We even solved it. Rachel was...More

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Grand Rapids M, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so glad that everybody was able to have a great time, and that Rachel made the experience even better! Chance Loman, Manager

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christine L
8 August 2017|
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Response from redwinguno | Reviewed this property |
It's a mind challenge. You get a great thinking group and you go into several rooms with limited clues and try to figure the way out of the room. Several aspects will need people from different mindsets to solve the quest... More
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MKCPfam
24 June 2016|
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Response from Jalverson | Reviewed this property |
Definitely! They are very busy all the time it seems like! I would get a reservation to be safe!
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mischellew
7 October 2015|
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Response from Brian K | Reviewed this property |
No, all rooms are the same. FYI, we had a Phd., 3 Masters Degrees, a Chemical Engineer and 2 old dummies (my wife and I!) and were challenged. All members of the team contributed in solving the puzzles, clues, details... More
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