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Great fun for all ages

The event was well organised. There was a great variety of problem types, from observation skills... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jules5691
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London, United Kingdom
Thirteenth Birthday Party

A birthday party six 6 teenage (just) boys. Seems to have been of a suitable level so that they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
968isaacb
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London, United Kingdom
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The aim is for Teams of 3-5 people to get out from a locked room in one hour, solving puzzles, using common sense and teamwork. WWII theme where the team is stationed at RAF Biggin Hill Operations Room. They have been captured by the enemy and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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The Beechwood Centre 40 Lower Gravel Road | Lower Gravel Road, Bromley BR2 8LJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The event was well organised. There was a great variety of problem types, from observation skills, to maths, to physical challenges, involving both lateral thinking and common sense. Setting was realistic and isolated enough to be quite immersive. Staff explained things well and there are...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. Hope you'll return soon for our new game launching at the end of May.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A birthday party six 6 teenage (just) boys. Seems to have been of a suitable level so that they achieved their escape inside the alloted hour. World War 2 theme. Staff were helpful and friendly. The boys really enjoyed. Something different for a birthday event...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 968isaacb
Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

That's wonderful to hear! Our ops room is finishing on the 6th May and Wings of Victory launches at the end of May! So hopefully we will see you soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Operation Escape was first class from the initial point of contact to the photographs at the end. Easy to book, quick response to queries, very accommodating, easy to find, easy to park. All a doddle! The escape rooms were great fun and just the right...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much Melanie. What a wonderful review.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Played the WWII ops room. Was well thought-out and in keeping with the time period. We struggled with a few puzzles as missed some obvious things but managed it just make it out by skin of our teeth. Emily was a lovely host and patient...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Claire. Thanks so much for the review and I'm glad you escaped. Phew!

Reviewed March 11, 2019

Myself and three friends had a great time escaping! I had previously been to "Get Out Manchester" and found this escape room to be better. We had such a laugh. I do think the experience is affected by the people you go with. Nice to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. And as you pointed out we appreciate all suggestions and want to constantly strive to improve the game and provide the best experience that we can. Keep an eye out as we have a new game...More

Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

We had age ranges from 5 to 43 and all thoroughly enjoyed the experience. We loved Steph's personal reasons and inspiration for setting this up. Would recommend.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Thank you so much for reviewing Operation Escape. I'm so glad you enjoyed yourselves.

Reviewed March 5, 2019

We were a family of two adults and 3 children, including a super clue finding 5 year old! The game was challenging enough to keep us engaged and was fun for all of us! Thoroughly enjoyable and looking forward to visiting again

Date of experience: March 2019
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Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2019

Thanks for the review Carla. You did so well in the game especially with your star clue finder keeping you in check with the time too! I'm delighted you all enjoyed it and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed March 4, 2019

My son celebrated his 13th birthday party at Operation Escape - had an amazing time. There were 11 boys in total - and Steph and her team managed to look after them brilliantly. All the boys really enjoyed the challenges. Luckily both teams managed to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2019

Thank you so much for the review Sujita. The boys were fantastic and we really enjoyed hosting them.

Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

We were two couples in our mid to late 30’s. We had a great time. The game was tricky enough to keep us engaged but still doable within the time.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2019

Many thanks for taking the time to do a review. I'm pleased to hear it was just the right level of challenge for you.

Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Excellent experience for my daughter and friends, really warm welcome where it was clearly explained what was going to happen. The children absolutely loved the whole experience especially the air raid. The puzzles and tasks were tricky enough for the audience. All the communication we...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Stephanie B, Owner at Operation Escape, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2019

I'm delighted the girls had a great time. We do enjoy hosting the kids as it's something very different for them to be able to do. And your group was no exception - they were a pleasure to host.

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