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Hell In A Cell

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Must try for all horror fans!

I have done many escape room games and this is undoubtedly the scariest game I have played. It is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
WaseemIM
Really good fun!

6 of us enjoyed this experience, we visited Bristol on a stag. I’m not one for horror so was a bit... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
DavidRees777
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Voted Number 1 Horror Escape Room in Europe! Hell In A Cell is a Live, Horror Escape Game Experience held in the underground prison cells of Bristol's old crown court building. Think Crystal Maze meets The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. Fun, Exhilarating...more
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Silver Street | The Old Crown Courts, Bristol BS1 2AG, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have done many escape room games and this is undoubtedly the scariest game I have played. It is very immersive. It is an adrenaline pumping experience from start to end. If you are with a group of friends in Bristol and you enjoy horror...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

6 of us enjoyed this experience, we visited Bristol on a stag. I’m not one for horror so was a bit apprehensive but found it to be lots of fun! 3 individual people joined us for the game, we did wonder if they were planted...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the "Hell in a Cell" experience for a stag do. It was by far the best escape room experience that I've been too and the stag group thoroughly enjoyed it. Highly recommended and I can see why it gets such good reviews. Thanks...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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bs3cb, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You're very welcome - PigFace enjoyed his time with you. Best wished for the big day - we won't tell the bride about his screams. Thanks for stopping by with a review

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival your very first task is to duck and crawl through the gate. I don't think I've ever been to an escape room where you are challenged to just get in. Without giving too much away if you are afraid of pitch black, limited...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank BristolBEAT
bs3cb, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

haha - people are always weirded out by our hobbit gate! We're very pleased you recognised our efforts to create a true horror movie experience and why we are different to other escape rooms. Thanks so much for stopping by with a review and your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with a group of friends yesterday. Being a bit of wet blanket when it comes to all things horror I was scared before going in but this ended up being a fun and memorable experience and one that I would highly recommend. There were...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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bs3cb, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Cathy, thanks so much for giving the staff a special mention - they will appreciate that. Very glad you enjoyed your time with us - it is of course scary but ultimately we're there to deliver exhilaration, fun and plenty to talk about after...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an experience, the thrills started as soon as we entered the cells! Some unexpected surprises which kept us on our toes but we loved every minute! Would recommend if you fancy a fright!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Lau_alice_Wa
bs3cb, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ooooooooo PigFace does get his bacon out doesn't he! So pleased you enjoyed your time deep down in the cells and thanks so much for stopping by with a lovely review :-)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing experience, booked a a works team building experience, I knew for a week we were going but couldn't tell anyone else. I was scared prior to going & terrified once we were locked. What a experience terrifying, exciting & a great adrenaline...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Elizabeth G
bs3cb, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ah thanks Elizabeth, so pleased you loved your time with us and it's great to hear as a team building experience it fulfilled what you were looking for. So any chance on PigFace getting a job? he doesn't have to be customer facing...

Reviewed August 9, 2019

Let's get this straight right from the start - Hell in a Cell is no ordinary escape room! In fact, I am loath to put it in the same category as other escape rooms... Hell in a Cell is a fantastic delve into the darkest...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank TJRandell
bs3cb, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping by with such a comprehensive and positive review - much appreciated TJ. We're so pleased you enjoyed your time with us and also identified what we do is so much more than an escape room and we don't seek to put all...More

Reviewed August 5, 2019

This is certainly not your average escape room! The larger than average game space and realistic environment is great and more than makes up for what might perhaps be considered a slightly easier than average escape game. Since this is one of the few escape...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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bs3cb, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2019

Hi Richard, Thanks very much for taking the time to compose a measured and thoughtful review of Hell In A Cell. I'm assuming from your words that you have explored a fair few escape rooms and it's great that you can see and appreciate why...More

Reviewed July 29, 2019

This was an absolutely amazing experience. Totally terrifying and great fun in a fantastic setting. Easily the best escape room I've done.More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Jon M
bs3cb, Owner at Hell In A Cell, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2019

We aim to please Jon and so happy you felt this was worthy of a 5 star review with some very kind words. Our customers telling us how they felt is the greatest way our staff can keep performing to the high standards we enjoy....More

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TracyM2858
October 4, 2018|
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Response from DivamumS | Reviewed this property |
Hiya! Yes you do and it’s very very dark but it’s not as scary as it looks and I’m a wuss
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JenHFarr
March 21, 2018|
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Response from Winston1960 | Reviewed this property |
We went as a group of 4 and were divided, but never alone. The actors do not intentionally touch you.
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