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Hell In A Cell

Silver Street | The Old Crown Courts, Bristol BS1 2AG, England
+44 7811 181278
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Well what can I say..Hell in the cell gets a 5 star from my group.

Myself, a few friends and the family attended hell in the cell to celebrate my 30th birthday... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janis T
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Hell in a cell

My wife and I along with my sister in law and nephew had a absolute fantastic time at hell in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ross A
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Voted Number 1 Horror Escape in Europe! Hell In A Cell is a Live, Horror Escape Game Experience held in the underground prison cells of Bristol's old crown court building.Think Crystal Maze meets The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. Fun, Exhilarating & Intense. Bristol's most unique atraction.
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  • Very good3%
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Silver Street | The Old Crown Courts, Bristol BS1 2AG, England
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+44 7811 181278
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Myself, a few friends and the family attended hell in the cell to celebrate my 30th birthday. Everyone in my group was unaware as to what we will be doing for my birthday other than myself of course. Once we arrived at the venue and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I along with my sister in law and nephew had a absolute fantastic time at hell in the cell! A truly terrifying but the most fun was had!! Highly recommendedMore

Thank Ross A
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Carl B, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Pig Face does get a little lazy on Monday's so he was most pleased to have some victims in his lair. Clearly you guys were wide awake though as you did so well on making an excellent escape. Very much appreciate you stopping by with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son's birthday treat, was very apprehensive at first but soon relaxed. It was so much fun, would definitely recommend.

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Carl B, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

He was lucky this wasn't his last birthday as Pig Face was very eager to keep you all down there. We hope it made his birthday extra special and you have some great pictures to remember it by.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had so much fun for my hen do in hell and a cell. Fantastically organised, terrifying but so much fun!! They were really accommodating as we had a group of 11 which is slightly bigger then their max party size. The escape room is one...More

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Carl B, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Huge blushes from Pig Face after such a lovely review. He does love a Hen party as they always give the best screams! Really appreciate you stopping by with a review and pleased you regard us one of the best attractions in Bristol. Hope the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Hell in a Cell as part of a friends stag do. I can not recommend it enough. I’d never done an escape room before and I don’t think I’d do another as I doubt it would beat this one, the whole experience from...More

Thank Will C
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Carl B, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Will C, what a lovely review, thank you so much and even after we locked you up in our dungeon! Pig Face will miss you mind, but very well done on making a great escape. We hope you had a much nicer environment for the...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Just a really awesome experience, really well put together, and executed well by enthusiastic and very capable performers. We took part with a 16 year old and a 14 year old, and I suspect they were a little gentle with us, but it remained absolutely...More

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Carl B, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Pig Face was most disappointed that you made your escape, the little ones would've made such great pets... Thanks for making the effort to stop by with a review and it's most awesome to hear from happy albeit terrified customers.

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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Visited Hell in a Cell with my team from work and whilst being an absolutely terrifying experience from start to finish, we all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Would absolutely recommend this to anyone.

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Carl B, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018

Thanks for stopping by Chris to share your review. Glad you guys all loved it and Pig Face certainly had his wings when seeing you all off. He'll be thinking of you

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Having done a couple of escape rooms in Bristol now, this is by far the best. A truly terrifying (yet extremely fun) experience. We had a couple of people in our group that were worried about just how scary it would be - needless to...More

Thank CritchardO
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Carl B, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Really pleased to hear you had a great time with us. Is always a pleasure to hear that when people are anxious about playing and they come out loving it. Bristol has a fair amount of escape rooms going on, we've been here one of...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Don't want to reveal too much but it was super entertaining (read: terrifying) and a great escape room for horror aficionados. Went with a couple horror-haters but Hell in a Cell changed their minds too, as it was quite challenging. WEAR CLOTHES YOU'RE NOT SCARED...More

Thank Gopika K
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Carl B, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Hey thanks Gopika, really pleased you rate us up there above some of the other local operators. Yes Pig Face's lair isn't the cleanest of places to hang out is it. Appreciate you stopping by with a review and sharing the experience.

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Great experience for all of our group, really tense and fun. Managed to make it out with 12 minutes to spare!

Thank Zoran M
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Carl B, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Well done Zoran, excellent teamwork to make your escape. Thanks for stopping by and sharing your positive experience.

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Jenhg
22 March 2018|
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Response from Winston1960 | Reviewed this property |
We went as a group of 4 and were divided, but never alone. The actors do not intentionally touch you.
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Beth M
11 February 2018|
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Hi There, A minimum of 2 people
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