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A Great Escape - CLOSED

| E8/9, Bletchley Science and Innovation Centre, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6EB, England
+44 7593 724230
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Superb hour spent escaping!

Present for my 40th birthday, absolutely brilliant time had at A Great Escape. Following clues... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2016
Emma F
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Bedford, United Kingdom
Awesome first experience of escape rooms

Filled an hour for six adults brilliantly - challenging and fun and expertly designed and managed... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2016
lotte_ta
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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THE LIVE ESCAPE GAME EXPERIENCE Created by professional game designers, "A Great Escape" brings you "ENIGMA". Situated in the "Home of the Codebreakers" - Bletchley, Milton Keynes - where Alan Turing and his team cracked the Enigma Code during World War Two, your team need to work together to solve puzzles, crack codes, and resolve riddles in order to escape the room in 60 minutes.
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“great fun” (18 reviews)
“great hosts” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| E8/9, Bletchley Science and Innovation Centre, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6EB, England
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+44 7593 724230
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Reviewed 18 December 2016

Present for my 40th birthday, absolutely brilliant time had at A Great Escape. Following clues, using powers of observation, solving puzzles,cracking codes, all with the pressure of a countdown! Thoroughly enjoyed our visit, would heartily recommend.

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Dear Emma F, Thank you for such a fantastic review! We are delighted that you had a great time with us, and hope you enjoy many more escapes! Happy birthday! With best wishes Audrey and the "A Great Escape" Team

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Reviewed 18 December 2016

Filled an hour for six adults brilliantly - challenging and fun and expertly designed and managed by the onsite team. Thank you - you have set the bar very high for future escape rooms for us :DMore

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Dear lotte_ta Thank you so much for such a fab review - we are delighted you had such a great time - and that you wish to do more!! It's so important to us to give first time players a great experience, as well as...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Booked as a surprise 60th birthday present for my mum for a group of 5. We received a very friendly welcome by Audrey who is so enthusiastic about her creation. We were briefed on the room with a well thought out story that continued throughout...More

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Dear smac291 Thank you so much for such a fab review. It was such a pleasure to host your team and to receive such praise from experienced escape artists is really wonderful. We have been delighted to have brought the game and escape experience to...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

Absolutely great fun. Never done an escape room before but want to do some more now !!! Would recommend this to everyone. Great hosts, great props, so fun to do, a great way to learn to work with each other. It was just brilliant, we...More

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Dear Cazraline123 Thank you so much for such a fab review. I will also ensure David who was hosting with me gets the compliment - thank you! We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us, especially as you are new to escapes. We...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

This game was great fun, lots to keep people in the group doing something and great input from the games masters. We got out even though we thought we'd won before solving the last lock!! such a shame its closingMore

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Dear oofus, Thank you so much for such a fab review - and ha ha, yes, it's always the way with that cheeky last puzzle!! We are so glad you enjoyed your game with us, and yes, we are sad to be closing too -...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2016

Amazing props, great storyline, twists, turns and lots of fun. As a group of five we were very proud to finish with around 10 minutes to spare, this was a very difficult and well thought out escape room. The staff were friendly and very welcoming,...More

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Dear Chris S, Thank you so much for such a fab review!! We are absolutely delighted that you had so much fun with us - and thank you for your lovely compliments on our props and story. You did and awesome job getting out with...More

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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We have played a lot of escape games, and this was by far the best. It had plenty to keep the whole team occupied, and the storyline running through was a nice touch. A very well designed, slick game. Loved it!More

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

Dear blahblaah Thank you SO MUCH for such a fantastic review - and being our 100th 5*!! We are delighted you enjoyed our game and are really happy you thought it the best so far. It is always so wonderful to hear praise - especially...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This was the first time of trying out anything like this and it was great fun. Would definitely do it again and recommend to others to have a go.

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Hi Karen S, Thank you so much for such a great review - we are delighted that we have whetted your appetite for escapes, and hope you enjoy many many more. With best wishes Audrey and the "A Great Escape" Team

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I arranged 'A great escape' for my husbands birthday. Something different to do. Wow what an experience. My husband absolutely loved it. It was our first time participating in an escape room and won't be our last. The host was very friendly and welcoming. The...More

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Dear Sam S, Thank you so much for such a fab review! I'm so glad that you and your husband enjoyed our room - and I am sure that you will do a wonderful job in future games - you worked so well as a...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2016

A superb experience with just the right amount of help from the team there. I'd have loved to have no clues at all, but I'm not sure quite how long that could have taken! Great setting, quality puzzles, friendly staff - just a great way...More

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Audrey T, Owner at A Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2016

Dear p f Thank you so much for such a great review - and especially for your compliments to our team. We know they are so good at managing each game to give everyone a bespoke and enjoyable experience, and it's always so lovely to...More

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