FAQs

Q. When can I use my City Hunt?

You don’t need to inform us when you want to do your hunt however you must start your hunt within 30 days of purchase. When you purchase a hunt, you will receive an activation code via email that you can use whenever you wish within the following 30 days. Our opening email to you will contain all the instructions you need to get going!

Some of our hunts involve locations and venues with specific opening and closing times so keep these in mind when planning your day. These times are included on the Choose a Hunt page.

Q. Can under 18s take part?

Unless the trail is marked ‘over 18s only’, then supervised children can be brought along.

Q. I’ve bought a hunt, how many people can I bring along?

A. We recommend 2-4 players per hunt.

Q. How much does it cost?

A. The price of each hunt is listed on the Choose a Hunt page.

Q. How do I pay?

A. We accept Visa, Mastercard, and American Express.

Q. Can I play if I don’t know the city?

Of course, our hunts do not require local knowledge.

Q. Will I be able to complete the hunt if English is not my first language?

A. Our hunts are written with native English speakers in mind, and we sometimes use English idioms, slang or cultural references. But don’t let that put you off! You can always request clues should you come across a question you find particularly tricky.

Q. Will my phone work with City Hunt?

A. Any smartphone with an Internet connection will work with our hunts.

Q. Do I have to play at a specific time of day?

Some of our hunts involve locations and venues with specific opening and closing times. Many questions and clues are obtainable by entering these places. The hunt start times ensure players can access certain venues within the time it takes to complete the hunt. If you choose to take lots of breaks from playing, bear in mind you may risk not being able to complete the trail due to venue closing times. Start times are listed per hunt on the Choose a Hunt page.

Q. How much walking is involved?

A. All points of interest are less than 10 minutes away from each other.

Q. How can I keep up to date of new hunts?

A. Follow us on Facebook!