Hoodwinked Escape


Picture this, sixty minutes countdown as you’re locked in a small room with a group of people. It might sound like the beginning of a horror movie but it’s a different type of mystery game that has been growing in numbers here in New York City.

13575764_10206743249924632_5697362862569460721_oHoodwinked Escape, located in Harlem puts a historic twist to the adventure. Located on 116th street, Hoodwinked offers 4 different room escape experiences including a military styled room, a hangover themed room and the “Spirit of Harlem” room. Games can include maximum 8-10 people at a time. The interior is beautifully decorated — very sleek and clean. There are lockers for your belongings which is great since cellphones cannot enter the escape rooms.

Once inside you work as a team to solve clues and puzzles all while taking in the frustration and excitement of the game. You have 60 minutes to escape. During your game, you can ask for up to three clues from the Game Master, so no worries if you get stuck. hoodwinked5Good luck!

Hoodwinked Escape also partners with several local Harlem restaurants to offer you a unique Harlem experience while saving you money. From classic American to Italian to Indian to Soul food – there’s something here entice your taste buds (p.s. also check out some of our favorites from Harlem’s Restaurant Row). Hoodwinked Escape is a great activity for groups and lots of fun!