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TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms

The Basement 377 Lonsdale St | The Basement, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9077 7941
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Prohibition Room

We had a group of 6, and all but one of us had never done one before. This was definitely something... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
rachael_matson
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Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Australia
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Ok but not worth it

The Alchemy puzzle was difficult and the staff were helpful and friendly but the equipment and... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
Darryl D
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TRAPT is the first bar and escape room venue located in the heart of Melbourne's CBD. Our themed adventures will transport you to a world you could previously only imagine. Your team has 45 minutes to solve a series of puzzles guaranteed to challenge your thinking! You will need intuition, logic and teamwork to succeed! Can you escape?
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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The Basement 377 Lonsdale St | The Basement, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 3 9077 7941
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a group of 6, and all but one of us had never done one before. This was definitely something I would do again. So much fun. We did it as a family so it was great to work together to solve the clues...More

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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Rachel, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a great review. It really is great to hear that people enjoyed our rooms so much. We are also super excited that you would like to come back! I will try...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

The Alchemy puzzle was difficult and the staff were helpful and friendly but the equipment and clues were a bit old and worn. The staff even had trouble opening locks etc. Drastically need maintenance and revampMore

1  Thank Darryl D
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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Darryl, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We do value all feedback whether positive or negative as it shows us where we need to improve. I find your comment about the staff having trouble opening padlocks a little concerning...More

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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

I was expecting big things from such a popular place! My friend and I have done escape rooms all over Melbourne and this would have had to have been my least favourite of them all. We did the Wonderland room. We found no enthusiasm from...More

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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We do value all feedback as it shows us where we have to improve. We do have a training session tomorrow and all the staff are going to be made aware of your...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Had a daytime work function here and it was one of the best we have had! Everyone raved about how much they enjoyed the escape rooms, and getting to have drinks and pizzas at the same venue was really convenient. The staff were fantastic on...More

Thank Jasm1ne99
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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a great review. It is always so great to hear that our guests enjoyed our escape rooms so much. I will particularly make sure that Domonique gets to see this review. Hopefully...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

I've been looking to book tickets for the new room as a birthday event and I was hoping to use my student discount. I called over the phone yesterday to let them know I will be coming in to book at a later date but...More

1  Thank annathipham
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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we value all feedback as it helps us improve and the feedback you have provided does concern us. I am truly sorry that you had a bad experience attempting to book one of...More

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Reviewed February 7, 2018

I recently celebrated my birthday here. The staff were very professional and everything ran smoothly. Thanks to Dominique in the planning and for the staff on the night who looked after us that evening. Three groups went through the Escape Rooms plus we had cocktails...More

Thank silvia123745
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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Hi Silvia, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a great review. I will make sure that Domonique sees you as well as the rest of the team who were working that night. You were great fun to have in...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

I have done quite a few escape rooms and espionage stood out as one of the best! Really clever puzzles, immersive and very true to the theme. Difficulty 8/10 Only negative was the timing. 45 minutes just wasn’t enough time for you to walk in...More

Thank kennedy t
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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Hi Kennedy, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a great review. It really does mean a lot to us to hear that our guests had such a good time and it's great when people leave reviews that have other...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

We were a group of 3 experienced escape room players and did the Espionage room at Trapt. Didn't make it out in time but we were close! Puzzles: It was a fairly low technology room but it didn't feel like it was as there was...More

Thank Marie R
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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018

Hi Marie, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a fantastic review. It is always great to hear that groups enjoyed their time at Trapt so much and also really good to get such detailed feedback. We have always thought...More

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Reviewed January 23, 2018

We tried to book for a function and had a couple of under 18's... each were accompanied by several adults. But still a no go. We have done one room and found it pretty good and the people very helpfulMore

Thank namowi
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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. It is always good to hear the things that people enjoyed in our rooms as well as the things they found did not add to their experience positively. Unfortunately, having underage people who...More

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Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have completed all four rooms at Trapt - Wonderland, biohazard, espionage and Prohibition - The rooms were well thought out and the puzzles were good. My favourite room was biohazard, although we escaped quite fast (about 20 minutes) the puzzles were...More

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Michael T, Manager at TRAPT Bar & Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a great review. It is always great to hear that people have enjoyed all our rooms. Super impressive to hear that you escaped Biohazard in 20 minutes, not many groups have achieved...More

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yinok k
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Response from Michael T | Property representative |
Hi Yinok, While it is not always necessary to book we do recommend booking through our website as it is impossible for us to guarantee the availability of a game if you do not.
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