Adventure Rooms Frequently Asked Questions

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General Questions

AdventureRooms! What's it about?

AdventureRooms is ​part of an exciting & unique global phenomenon of real life escape game​s.

Use logic, lateral thinking and team work to tackle the tasks​ at hand ​to ​solve puzzles with the help of strange objects.

​Can you e​scape from the midst of a mysterious room/rooms within 60 minutes.
​Do you have what it takes to escape?​
What are our Opening Hours?

​7 days a week. Games start at the following ​set ​times. 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm & 8pm​ is our last game.
Please note: 2/3 player games are only available Monday through Thursday.

What age groups do we cater for at AdventureRooms?

We cater ​from 11 years of age and up are welcome. (Participants under 16 years of age must be accompanied by a guardian​)​.
Please note: Our games are not suitable for Infants or toddlers.

Who can participate at Adventure Rooms?

AdventureRooms is fun and unique outing for Families, Friends, Stag nights & Hen nights, Birthday celebrations, Tourists, Date Nights, Pre Dinner Activity, Christmas celebrations, Corporate team building, and more. We also welcome teachers and lecturers with students for an interesting class outing.

I'm a first timer. What game do you recommend booking?

If this is your first outing playing an escape game, we recommend our first game, The Original Swiss.
If you fancy something a little more challenging, The Black Queen is for you. Both games are lots of fun and equally rewarding.

Can I come see the rooms before we play?

No, this would defeat the purpose of our game and take away the element of mystery and surprise.

Where is Adventure Rooms located?

6-7 Little Britain Street, Dublin 7, Corner of Campbell’s Court

Is there parking at our location?

Metered on street parking is available near our location. Jervis street parking is a 5 minute walk from our location.

Is AdventureRooms suitable for pregnant women?

Yes. Our games are non physical.

I am claustrophobic, can i participate?
There are no small or tight spaces inside our game rooms and we can accommodate several people in one game.
While the games are not brightly lit, there is some light.
We have had claustrophobic guests in the past and they thoroughly enjoyed the experience.
Participants can leave the game at any time. We hope this helps you in deciding whether to join us or not.
I'm nervous. Is AdventureRooms scary?
We get asked this question a lot. There is absolutely nothing scary about our games. Many people come to us nervous at first because of the unexpected, and they always have a great time!
What attire should i wear?
Our games are non physical but we do recommend comfortable clothing and flat shoes.
Is Adventurerooms wheelchair accessible?
Due to the layout of our games this is not possible.
When should I arrive for my game?
Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your game. Please note, due to time restrictions, groups that arrive late cannot be accommodated.
Is this a suitable place for a birthday party?
While AdventureRooms is a popular event to do for a birthday celebration, we cannot host parties. We do not have facilities or adequate space for parties, and we ask   that food and drink not be consumed at our games.
Is AdventureRooms suitable for my child's birthday?
Older children or teenagers over the age of 14 might find this more entertaining than younger children, as some of our puzzles may be a bit too advanced. However, we welcome a mix of ages and families to participate together. Please note: Children under the age of 16 require an adult supervisor to accompany them for the entire duration of the game. AdventureRooms cannot host birthday parties, as we do not have the adequate space or facilities.
Can we have alcoholic beverages at AdventureRooms?
We have a no-alcohol or controlled substance policy at AdventureRooms. Please note, any player displaying drunk or disorderly behavior will be asked to leave, and no refund will be issued.

Corporate/Social Club Bookings

I want to book for a company outing, can i receive an invoice?

Yes. Please contact us to request an invoice for the full amount or request one on the day of your appointment.

I would like to book for a large group. Can you accommodate more than 28 players at a time?

Our capacity is 26-28 players divided between both games. To book for more than 28 players, multiple time slots need to be booked. To book both games, click on “add another item” during the booking process. When booking two games for the same time slot, please check that both games are available before proceeding.

Our games run every two hours 7 days a week from 10am – 8pm which is our last game.

I want to book on behalf of a social club. We don't have a credit card. What to do?

Booking Questions

How to view times, prices, availability & booking options for each game?

To view times, prices, availability & booking options, please visit the “book now” page of our website and follow the instructions.

Bookings marked in RED are available to book.
Please note: 2/3 player games are only available Monday through Thursday.
How much does a game cost?

Please visit the “pricing” page of our website.

I want more information about booking, how it all works, etc. Can you call me on the phone to discuss?
In the interests of offering the best possible service, we request that all guests correspond via email only.
This ensures that all booking details and correspondence are in writing and helps avoid any potential problems. We have compiled an extensive list of most commonly asked questions on this page.
What form of payment is accepted?
Is a reservation required?

Yes. We only accept bookings via the online booking calendar. Please visit the “book now” page for availability, times and pricing.

How can I book a game?
To book a game/games, please visit the “book now” page of our website and follow the instructions.
To offer the best service possible, we only accept bookings via the online booking calendar on the “book now” page of our website.
How can I book both games for the same time slot?

To book two games for the same time slot, please book both games indepedently.
Please note: If you wish to book both games for the same time slot, please check that both games are available first.

Can I book a game at the last minute?
What is the minimum/maximum number of participants PER GAME?

The Original Swiss (Classic one hour format 2-7 players) – (Duel Format 7-14 players) .

The Black Queen (Classic one hour format 3-7 players) – (Duel Format 7-14 players) .

A maximum of 26-28 players can be accommodated at any one time when both games are booked for the same time slot. Both games can be played concurrently.


What games do you offer?
At present we have two games. The Original Swiss is our first game. (located on the ground floor, opened March 2015). An excellent introduction to the live escape game genre.

The
Black Queen is our second game (located in the basement, opened October 2015) and is slightly more challenging but just as fun as The Original Swiss       game.
Both games are available in a classic one hour format or a duel format. Please see below for the duration of each format.
What game format do you offer?

The Original Swiss & The Black Queen can be played in either the Classic 1 hour format or the DuelFormat.

(Please see “Our Games” for more information)

What is the duration of a game?

The classic format comprises of 60 minutes game play. (Please allow at least 1 hour 10 minutes for this game).

The Duel format comprises of two 30 minute rounds with a short reset break between rounds. (Please allow at least 1 hour 30 minutes for this game).

For Further details about our game formats, please visit “Our games

How does The Classic format work?

The classic format is where a group works together as a team to solve puzzles and escape from a mysterious room within 60 minutes. Only one third of participants manage to escape within the given time. Use logic and lateral thinking to tackle the tasks at hand with the help of obscure and interesting objects to regain freedom.

How does the duel format work?
The duel format is where two teams go head to head in two 30 minute rounds. Team A are placed in one room and has to try solve all puzzles and enter the room of Team B. Team B are placed in another room and has to try solve all their puzzles and escape their room.
There is a reset after 30 minutes. Both teams switch rooms and continue for another 30 minutes. The first team to escape with the overall best time or most puzzles solved wins.

Please note. Total game play in the Duel format is one hour. (Two 30 minute rounds)

What is the difference between our two games, The Original Swiss & The Black Queen?
The Original Swiss is an excellent introduction to escape games. The Black Queen is slightly more challenging but just as fun as The Original Swiss game.
I am trying to find specific details/pictures of your game but can't find anything.
We do not post any details regarding the puzzles or any photos of our game online or anywhere else. It is essential that these games remain secret to maintain the mystery of the experience.
I want to book a game but i am unsure of numbers?
We suggest booking for less people than expected. Extra players can be added and paid for on the day once the maximum number of players alloted for that game are not exceeded.
I am unsure of dates, can i provisionally book a date.

We do not offer the option to provisionally booking. All games must be booked online in order to secure a booking.

I have made a booking. I would like to INCREASE the number of players. What to do?
Addtional players can be added to a game once the maximum number of players alloted for that game are not exceeded.
Please note: We do not need to be notified in this case. The price difference can be settled upon arrival.
I have made a booking. I would like to DECREASE the number of players. What to do?
Please inform us at least 72 hours before your game. Adventurerooms is a live event game. Once a booking is confirmed, any cancellations, modifications to number of players or rescheduling made within 72 hours of a game will incur full cost. In the event that less people attend than the game is booked for, the price difference will not be refunded.

Please note: Any payments made for a game cannot be refunded within 72 hours of a game. When booking with us, we strongly recommend booking for less people than expected as full payment is incurred for no shows or partial no shows.

What is our cancellation policy?

AdventureRooms has a strict ONE WEEK cancellation policy to facilitate other guests. AdventureRooms is a live event game. Once a booking is confirmed, any cancellations, modifications to number of players or rescheduling made within ONE WEEK will incur full cost. In the event that less people attend than the game is booked for, the price difference will not be refunded. In the event of more people attending the game than it is booked for, the price difference can be settled upon arrival. Please note: Due to our busy Christmas season, all bookings modifications/cancellations during the months of November and December inclusive require one week cancellation notice without exception.

Please note: Any payments made for a game cannot be refunded within one week of a game. When booking with us, we strongly recommend booking for less people than expected as full payment is incurred for no shows or partial no shows.

Can large groups be accommodated?

Yes. A maximum of 26-28 players can be accommodated at any one time when both games are booked for the same time slot.

The Original Swiss (Classic one hour format 2-6 players) – (Duel Format 7-13 players).
The Black Queen (Classic one hour format 3-7 players) – (Duel Format 7-14 players).
I want to cancel/modify/reschedule my booking?

AdventureRooms has a strict 72 cancellation policy in order to facilitate other guests. Adventurerooms is a live event game. Once a booking is confirmed, any cancellations, modifications to number of players or rescheduling made within 72 hours will incur full cost. In the event that less people attend than the game is booked for, the price difference is non refundable. In the event more people attending the game than it is booked for, the price difference can be settled upon arrival.

Please note, due to our busy Christmas season, all booking modifications/cancellations during the months of November and December inclusive require one week cancellation notice.

Please note: Any payments made for a game/games are non refundable within 72 hours of a game.

We strongly recommend booking for less people than expected as full payment is incurred for no shows or partial no shows.

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