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Challenging, original puzzle rooms

My teen visited twice this summer, once with a buddy, once in a group, and loved it both times... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New Haven, Connecticut
Lots of fun!

Booked the space station room with only 4 people so we didn’t finish it (you really need 8 people... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
New London, Connecticut
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Escape New Haven is New Haven's first and only escape-the-room venue, and an adventure for your mind and senses. Players are locked in a room and have 60 minutes to puzzle their way out, discovering keys and combinations along the way. Explore...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
103 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06510-1229
+1 860-576-9997
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My teen visited twice this summer, once with a buddy, once in a group, and loved it both times. He's visited escape rooms in other cities, and says Escape New Haven is by far the most challenging. Definitely best for a small group, although I'm...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Booked the space station room with only 4 people so we didn’t finish it (you really need 8 people because it’s very long with lots of puzzles). Still sooo much fun though. The puzzles were definitely challenging. My group of friends had such a great...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

First time doing a room escape and the quality was awesome! Much better than I expected. Even their check in room was fun and fit the whole experience.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Went here on a last minute whim on a Friday night with family and friends. Never knew I could have fun being so stressed! They really put a lot of thought into the game. Would definitely go back :)More

1  Thank Vanessa D
Ethan R, Owner at Escape New Haven, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Hi Vanessa! We're so pumped you had a great time with family and friends at Escape New Haven. We were running a contest on our Facebook for folks to leave a review on either Yelp or TripAdvisor between 7/25-8/5, and you are our winner! Next...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This was my first escape room and the staff were very welcoming and friendly. We did the gallery which seemed perfect to us. The puzzles were challenging without being impossible and we managed to escape at the very last second :). The staff will give...More

2  Thank Matt L
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

I have always wanted to try an escape room. I’m so glad we chose this one. Even though we didn’t “escape” from the Crypt, we were a couple of puzzles away from the end. I think the puzzles were challenging, but not so difficult that...More

2  Thank Denise B
Reviewed 13 June 2018

The staff (Cole) was outstanding to our group of professional colleagues. A great team bonding experience.

1  Thank ahdrules
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I have done every escape room here. I was so sad that today I was doing the last room I had left to try, but we escaped. I finally escaped for the first time. This place is truly amazing for a couples night, girls night,...More

1  Thank Christina T
Reviewed 14 May 2018

First and foremost, one of the main things that I look for when I go to play an escape room is the initial interaction with the staff. I've found through the numerous rooms that I've played up to this point that most escape room owners...More

2  Thank JDog584
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Escape New Haven is so fun and addictive. I've been to several escape rooms at this location, and I even proposed to my boyfriend at one of them. First, the nuts and bolts - The staff very clearly explains how escape rooms generally work, and...More

Thank MK A
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Cathy F
27 August 2018|
Response from Vanessa D | Reviewed this property |
They are basement level. So u have to go down a flight of stairs. Didn't see if there was an elevator.
Tarah M
14 April 2018|
Response from suzesq | Reviewed this property |
The more minds the better! If other people are there they will put everyone together.
8 April 2017|
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Response from juicyrose2006 | Reviewed this property |
well it depends witch level room you pick and how many and what ages of people you bring but about half of the people don't get out but it takes close to the 60min timer for the other half!!!!!