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OB-Xscape Rooms

Open Now: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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So much fun

OMG, I've wanted to do an escape room for a long time. We had a Fabulous 50's girls week in Outer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Only 1 hour or less

We (me, hubby, and teenage boys ) love doing escape rooms every chance we get. We decided to do the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laurel, Maryland
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We are a local family and veteran-owned business providing an unique indoor entertainment to both OBX tourists and OBX locals and businesses. Whether you want to beat the heat or have fun on a rainy day, our five escape rooms, Mutiny on the Lark...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1 Ocean Blvd, Suite 109, Southern Shores, NC 27949-3616
+1 252-564-9636
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Reviewed 1 week ago

OMG, I've wanted to do an escape room for a long time. We had a Fabulous 50's girls week in Outer Banks and decided to go here. What a fun time. We did the Jail Block 4 and everyone was involved with solving the puzzles....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We (me, hubby, and teenage boys ) love doing escape rooms every chance we get. We decided to do the Cell Block 4 room and this room had one of the best set ups that we have seen. Don't want to give away too much...More

1  Thank CaPaMa24
Reviewed 13 October 2018

I have done many different escape rooms before but this one did things differently from the others I've done. We did the Mutiny on the Lark, which was pirate-themed. There were a lot of very tricky parts that were hard to figure out (which I...More

Thank lizardtiff
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 6 visit this escape room. Four of the group had never done one before and they had a really good time. My wife and I have done several, and this one rates well. We did the “teenager died 30 years...More

1  Thank John F
Reviewed 27 September 2018

I wasn't sure what to expect when my brother wanted to do an Escape room but I thought why not give it a try. There was a group of 6 of us and we went into the Melt Down room. Now to say that my...More

Thank Indigo_Dog_11
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We escaped from the speakeasy room on the afternoon of Saturday 9/22/2018. The puzzles in this room were challenging and fun, and very fair. The four of us were new to escape rooms, and were a smaller group than is typical for this room. Nonetheless,...More

Thank Elisa H
Reviewed 12 September 2018

On our most recent vacation to the Outer Banks we decided to try an escape room for the first time. I had reviewed all of the scenarios of the rooms online and decided to reserve the "Cold case murder of Dawn Renee." The online reservation...More

Thank NCfamilytravel
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We saw the banner in the sky while relaxing on the beach and thought it might be a great idea for some fun while staying in the Outer Banks! Two out of our group have done multiple escape rooms in the past, and said this...More

Thank codyr796
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time ! We did the pirate one ! Mutney on the Lark . It took the whole crew of 8 to barely escape this one . Bring your A game but it’s a blast . It’s a must do ....

Thank micro1306
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We’ve done dozens of rooms, and this would have been much better if all the props had worked properly, but we wasted 5-10 minutes on an inoperative prop until the gamemaster finally came in to use his. We asked for but did not receive that...More

Thank Beaker18
OB-Xscape Rooms E, Owner at OB-Xscape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

After reviewing the footage of your time in our escape room, it is obvious that this negative review stems from your frustration to complete the room, rather than our establishment. In the video, it is clear that the tool was functioning properly but was being...More

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26 June 2017|
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Response from RaymondJ989 | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for contacting OB-Xscape Rooms :) Regarding your question about age restrictions, ages 14 and up only need a parental consent and waiver and do not need a parent or adult to participate with them in the escape... More