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Yelp’s Key To Bankside: An Epic London Hunt!



London_Yelp's Key To London with Citizen M and Visit Bankside_postcard_front
For about a month, yelpers got the key to the city.

Partnering with citizenM hotels and Visit Bankside, Yelp did
a treasure hunt through the south London neighbourhood of Bankside. 13 hotel
keys
were hid in or around businesses with clues being posted daily. And if someone
found one? They walked away with amazing local items like A £100 bar tab, a tour and tickets to
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, exhibition tickets and lunch at Tate Modern, free tickets to The View from
The Shard
… and so much more.

After three weeks, 13 keys were hidden and 13 sleuths walked
away with one in hand!

1
Key1: Found by Paul E at
The Real Greek.

2
Key 2: Found by Adas M
at Roast.

3
Key 3:
Found by Jasper H at The Tate Modern.

4
Key 4:
Found by Rachel J at The Golden Hinde.

5-2
Key 5:
Fond by Sefinat O at Woofson and Tay.

6
Key 6:
Found by Tracey B at The View from The Shard.

7
Key 7: Found by Becky H at
The Table.

8
Key 8: Found by Andew M at The Jerwood Space.

9
Key 9: Found by Natasha L at Konditor & Cook.

10
Key 10: Found by Lee H at Vinopolis.

11
Key 11: Found by Vienna K
at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.

12
Key 12: Found by Jamina W
at The Refinery Bar.

13
Key 13: Found by Ashley V
at Oliver Bonas.

To celebrate this momentous hunt, a party was thrown in the
beautiful indoor/outdoor patio of the citizenM Hotel. Beer, wine and drinks
were served and key finders and yelpers came together for a night out.

Party3

People who discovered keys were able to try their hand at the
mystery box
. One of the 13 keys fit the lock and that person would find a trip for two to
Amsterdam hidden within. And that key would belong to…

Party1

Yelper Becky H! She had the right key and walked away with the
epic trip.

Party2

But wait, that’s not all! We hid another key that night for
an overnight stay at the citizen. Paul E discovered that one hidden in a tucked away
shelf and will relax for an evening, hotel style.

All in all, it was a fantastic three weeks and a great way to
discover more about Bankside.

Until next hunt!

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Alex S, Yelp London Community Director. 

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