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Went to this with 2 friends, I like to think of myself as brave with these kinds of things but I... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
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Absolutely brilliant! Was told I had one of the funniest reactions they’ve seen! So much fun, wish... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Louisa B
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Hide and Shriek is one of the UK's Scariest Attractions and Essex's No. 1 Scare Attraction - featuring a variety of Live Action Scare Experiences throughout the year! Brand New for 2017 - The Séance, discover Southend's Dark Paranormal History in an...more
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344-347 Chartwell Square | Victoria Plaza, Southend-on-Sea SS2 5SP, England
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Went to this with 2 friends, I like to think of myself as brave with these kinds of things but I definitely screamed the whole way through and clung onto my friends for dear life. Definitely worth the £12 we had a great time and...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant! Was told I had one of the funniest reactions they’ve seen! So much fun, wish it was longer

Thank Louisa B
Reviewed 7 April 2018

I went in a group of 4 with my adult boys for my youngest's 19th birthday; if there had been a sofa there he would have spent the whole time hiding behind it and I would have been there with him! Great concept, we really...More

Thank PhilipMay
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Me and the Mrs found this place searching for things to do in Southend... as the weather was horrible. Managed to book a slot last minute and was well worth the trip. Had food fun and it’s a creepy experience to remember !

Thank Priten P
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant and well worth the money! Definitely kept my 13 and 14 year old entertained. Well recommended 👍

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Great experience, lovely sense of theatre and loads of scary fun. Jake the bellhop created a very memorable experience!

1  Thank Eleanor T
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Just wow. My husband and I had an amazing time! Being Big walking dead fans we ve now come to the conclusion that I would not survive the zombie apocalypse but he’d have a good chance! The actors were hilarious and kept us laughing and...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We came as a group for a birthday party, and it was a good fun. I think that it could be made scarier, but I guess that depends how much of a jumpy person you are.

Thank LizzWilly01
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Went here with a group of 6, took part in the panic room seance, it certainly delivered, I am not the bravest of people, and I screamed from beginning to end, excellent, thought I would cheap and low budget but no, excellent special effects, not...More

Thank Lorraine B
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Great for something different to do with teens. Laughed and screamed the whole way through to the point I have a sore throat! Would definitely recommend. #nopanicbutton

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30 August 2017|
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Response from HideAndShriek | Property representative |
Hi Pat5y, We hope that we will announce more dates very soon, for early 2018. Alternatively, we get a cancellation every now and then for the next run in September. If you email us (contact form on our website) we can put... More
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15 August 2017|
Response from HideAndShriek | Property representative |
If you're 'caught' by a Zombie - your entire group will face the consequences together, so you won't be singled out or miss out on anything. You'll start together, and finish together - but some hungry zombies will no doubt... More