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The Gr8 Escape - CLOSED

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Fantastic hen party idea

Exciting, fun place to go. Was surprised when my bridesmaids booked this but was fantastic for all... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Buxton, United Kingdom
14th birthday party - success!

We had the idea of an escape room party for our son after holidaying in Holland and chose gr8... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
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  • Excellent79%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
31 Jan 2017
“Can I give zero?! ”
18 Dec 2016
Booking is essential please email or text with date/time and number of people
7-9 Blythe Street, Belfast BT12 5HX, Northern Ireland
+44 7858 351240
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

AVOID! Cannot stress how bad this was. We've played a handful of other rooms and right away I knew this was not a patch on others (including Escape Rooms Belfast 2mins away) This was the most cheaply thrown together room you can imagine, room built...More

1  Thank JEND-NI
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The overall quality of the whole event is really quite disappointing. The room was in an office with some bed sheets and ikea furniture set up in a corner. Doesn't hold a candle to other escape rooms.

Thank James M
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Having been to all the escape rooms in the local area now I feel that these escape rooms no longer live up to the standard others have now set. I can't help feel like the rooms look like a second hand furniture shop with clues...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Having now completed all the escape games around Belfast, it really highlighted how poor this escape game was. Room designs were very poor and basic, considering the price is the same as the other escape games, I would expect the room designs to be a...More

Thank simoncoleman1988
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Exciting, fun place to go. Was surprised when my bridesmaids booked this but was fantastic for all and a very good team building excercise

Thank Cooper94
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Firstly, very friendly and welcoming staff! When me and my 2 friends attended at the weekend they were mid-move into new premises so granted things weren't set up right which was fine - it didn't effect the game! My 2 friends have never done an...More

1  Thank mandyhull2016
Thegr8escapeltd, Owner at The Gr8 Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2016

Hi Mandy thank you so much for taking the time to write up a review, I am glad to hear my staff are being friendly when I'm not around :-) Yes unfortunately we are in limbo at the minute with moving premises, the challenge that...More

Reviewed 19 June 2016

We had the idea of an escape room party for our son after holidaying in Holland and chose gr8 Escape after reading Trip Advisor reviews. Our sons are 14 and 12 and this was a party for the elder of the two, who, along with...More

Thank andygabyg
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Spent an hour with a couple of friends a week ago. Had a fun, challenging experience that certainly had us scratching our heads a few times. The host quickly sets you up with a suitable room to challenge you among a number of selections and...More

Thank Vince C
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

We went as a team of four, with two of us having done these kind of games before. This one was really well thought through, all the clues and codes could have (and should have) been worked out, but help was given when we needed...More

Thank Will L
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We were given this as an anniversary present and it was a fab way to spend with the other half- trying to work together, thinking literally and laterally, to escape from a locked area!!!! We had a blast- it's good for a couple or a...More

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