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UrbanQuest

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
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19 Aug 2015
“Fun and educational”
28 Jul 2015
“Fun experience”
About
Quests are a unique and exciting way to explore a city. A clue package will lead the way as you solve fun puzzles and see interesting sight and finish off with a mystery location for Dinner!
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1960 Scott St Suite 202C, Ottawa, Ontario K1Z 8L8, Canada
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+1 866-863-4577
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Reviewed August 19, 2015

We chose the original quest in Ottawa without the restaurant reservation. We set ourselves a time limit but you can go at your own pace. Be prepared to improvise! The parliament buildings were under construction: there were areas that were blocked as well as building...More

1  Thank Bruce M
Reviewed July 28, 2015

We received the quest with a 3 course dinner as a gift. Although Parliament Hill was under construction, we still managed to solve our clues with the internet. The finish was further away from the restaurant than the starting point. The restaurant had our reservation...More

Thank Catherine K
Reviewed February 14, 2015

I participated in an urban quest in the byward market for Valentine's Day. We did all the clues and figured out where our mystery restaurant was. We got all the way there to find out that even though urban quest had said that they had...More

4  Thank Starterrshre
Reviewed February 11, 2015

It was freezing. We went to Ottawa thinking of skating the Canal and seeing some winterlude activities. I figured, it was out valentines getaway- lets try something new. We were cold...but we knew we would be so we dressed right. 2 pairs of pants, bootes-...More

2  Thank KatJonMur
Reviewed February 7, 2015 via mobile

From start to finish our experience with UrbanQuest was brutal. The online support was awful, the website was difficult to navigate, the clues on the quest were out of date, and the restaurant we were sent to was out of business. I will never participate...More

8  Thank Kimberly J
Reviewed September 23, 2014

This review is actually based on an Urban Quest in Kingston, but the link they sent me to do a review brought me here. We went to Fort Henry to do the scavenger hunt as a group. We had 4 adults and 3 pre-teens. It...More

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1  Thank shytan007
Reviewed September 22, 2014

When I saw the brochure in the hotel, it looked like a great time. Scavenger hunts are typically fun, and after seeing that there was an opportunity to do the "Original Quest" in Ottawa...we put it on the plan. We went to the location to...More

3  Thank DFcanada
Urban Q, Manager at UrbanQuest, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2014

Dear Dustin, We are so sorry that our Scavenger Hunt did not meet your expectations, and that we fell short on a number of issues. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality, fun and enjoyable experience in the nation's capital, and will address your...More

Reviewed September 19, 2014

I did the urbanquest Ottawa after living in the city for about 5 years. About 80% of the quest items were places, facts and trivia that I already knew about Ottawa. However, I would definitely recommend this activity to someone who has recently moved a...More

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1  Thank Michelle K
Reviewed September 18, 2014

My friends and I have done Urban Quests in Kingston and Ottawa and it was a fun way to discover little known trivia and tidbits about each city. It was great for young explorers and adults alike.

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1  Thank skcornwall
Reviewed September 18, 2014

Went on the Valiants Whisper, definitely a date Quest, we had a blast! Restaurant was amazing and the actual Quest was a whole lot of fun!

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