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Escape Live

95 High Street, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1HS, England
+44 1702 437337
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Amazing Room

We completed Dr Wilson’s Office and it was incredible! Great puzzles and really keeps you thinking... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sarah L
via mobile
Excellent escape room experience

This is our second Escape Live room that we have done (Room 13). We were well briefed before... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
eve-boots
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Essex, England
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Escape Live is an Escape Game for groups of 2-6 people located in Southend-On-Sea, the heart of Essex. You have 60 minutes to complete a mountain of puzzles and mysteries. The aim is simple, get out before it's too late. Proud to rated by TripAdvisor as the No.1 Fun Thing to Do in Essex.
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  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“great fun” (143 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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95 High Street, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1HS, England
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+44 1702 437337
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We completed Dr Wilson’s Office and it was incredible! Great puzzles and really keeps you thinking and on the ball. Our Gamesmaster Robbie was super friendly and funny. When we needed clues he was super helpful but still really cryptic so we still needed to...More

1  Thank Sarah L
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is our second Escape Live room that we have done (Room 13). We were well briefed before entering the room and the lady preparing us really set the scene well. We found it more challenging than the Dr Wilson room and just as enjoyable....More

1  Thank eve-boots
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our games master Lee was brilliant. He talked to each and every member of our group and built up a great relationship. He was very helpful with the clues (which we definitely needed). The Room 13 was brilliant and we really enjoyed doing it. And...More

1  Thank kettle282
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was a pre wedding treat for me & 3 friends, we booked Dr Wilson's room. It was something different to do & a lot of fun. The experience lasts 1 hour, it may sound like a long time but it goes so quick. We...More

1  Thank fozs36
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Reviewed 6 days ago

After the eight of us, in 2 teams of 4, had completed Room 13 and Dr Wilson's room in Jan we wanted to return and switch rooms and see how we got on. We had just as much fun this visit. My group did room...More

1  Thank upmost
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great time on my first time, the person who talked to us, helped us and gave us the briefing (fran) was amazing and really helpful. Overall the room was great, with lots of team work and puzzles to solve as a team...More

1  Thank Connor L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for a team building exercise. It was great fun. Everyone played a part in getting us out and we all managed to solve a clue or find a key. Admittedly we had to use our allocation of clues but that was all part...More

2  Thank nicbar5678
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Challenging and fun. Kept us all on our toes right until the end. Didn’t think we were going to make it. But with seconds to spare finished. The clues are excellent and essential. Such a well thought out game with lots of twists. Brilliant fun....More

Thank Jules1xny
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for our daughter's 16th birthday, a real mixed age range, her older brother 30, us in our 50's and nan and grandad in their 70's. We all enjoyed it and would recommend it. We would go and try a different room. The guys...More

Thank Daena M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A brilliant experience for 6 girls 13/14 Robbie and the staff were excellent hosts and the girls all loved their escape!

Thank Claire_sid
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Terri W
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Response from lowl91 | Reviewed this property |
My son is 11 and would not have understood this at all.
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hpets28
17 May 2017|
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Response from EscapeLive | Property representative |
Hi. Both rooms are more than big enough to hold up to 6 adults. People with claustrophobia can usually play without any issue. If needed the game can still be played in full with the door completely open so you can leave at... More
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