I liked the haunt's use of lighting, or lack of (the black corridor
is a lot of fun) and the strategic
use of fog. The haunt is clearly laid out and
there is just enough to look at in each room without being
overwhelmed by props thrown in for the heck of it.
A special Haunted Bay sound effects award for the realistic
spooky sounds the actors make at the Chamber of Chills. A
favorite room of ours was the spider room with the hissing
spiders. We heard the hissing before we saw the spider and
stopped dead in our tracks to see what was making the
sound. Then the spider jumped out at us and I jumped at
Although the blood and gore have been toned down because of
an agreement with the super family friendly San Mateo County
Fairgrounds the Chamber is scary enough for teens and adults.
I'm told the Chamber is kid-friendlier during the day so if you
have very little ones, you may want to consider a day trip. Be
prepared to yell Happy Meal if you get too scared though!
They'll help you get out alive.
Although the crowds were light when we attended I've been
assured that closer to Halloween there will be lines to get in.
Don't worry though, the Chamber of Chills will keep you
entertained with spooky props and costumed actors to interact
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