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Escape Newcastle

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 9:15 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 9:15 PM
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Witchcraft and Wizardry room

We visited in March to celebrate our friends birthday our first task was finding the venue 😂 we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile

This was our first escape room, so we have nothing to compare it to. We booked in to Contagion... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Escape is a challenging game in Newcastle City Centre designed for groups of 2 - 6. With 3 rooms in operation we can accommodate teams of up to 17. We lock you up in a mysterious room, and give you exactly 60 minutes to get out. In order to escape...more
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95-97 Grainger Street | Above Pure Ink, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AE, England
+44 7876 203975
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited in March to celebrate our friends birthday our first task was finding the venue 😂 we found the room really interesting and well themed we just about managed to get out. Being a Harry Potter geek the theming helped will definitely try one...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank leggylou_lou
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first escape room, so we have nothing to compare it to. We booked in to Contagion, where you have to unlock the vaccine. Between the five of us, we were each able to figure something out. If you get stuck, or take...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Andyx72
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 families of 10 in total, split into 2 teams. Ages ranged from 8yrs to adults. Both rooms were challenging and lots of puzzles to solve the clues. Enjoyed by all & both teams managed to escape. Would recommend for an hour of entertainment, challenge,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank wilkofamily6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Tuesday 19th March. Host was friendly and the game itself was great. Puzzles were well set up and worked as they should. The theme of the room was also well orchestrated. Really good one for families as some of the rooms I’ve visited...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

Host was lovely, room was really good but could do with sorting out a sound system out instead of playing the music atmosphere on a portable speaker hanging above you in a net

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JaneH211990
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Pleased to say that locked in a room with a team of colleagues was no hardship in this case. As there were 8 of us we took two rooms and split in two. One group went into the witch and wizard room and the other...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank janew676
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Wow, loved this place. Recently visited with my team from work and we did the ‘one in the dark’. Without ruining too many of the surprises- you start in a dark room handcuffed to a bench... The room was set up well and the staff...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Shyamradia
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Six of us were booked in for this escape room. When we asked why one of the other rooms was only for 5 people they explained that the space was a bit small... I think the same could be said for this one (Contagion). Often...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank xbeccax1989
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Interesting experience for the first time in one of these. A good puzzle for a mixed group of 5 but the room was showing a bit of wear and tear. Some of the combination locks didn’t work even though the correc codes were entered which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cooking_with_Capers
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Great hour trying (and succeeding) to escape ! Great room for Harry Potter fans. We had a great hour and all enjoyed it...we got a few hints when we were struggling but overall it had the right level of difficultly and tested our logical thought...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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July 4, 2015|
Response from Scott L | Property representative |
Hi there, the cost is £66 for 3-6 people or £48 for a group of 2 using the discount code 'duo'. You can book via our website.
Roopal N
April 13, 2015|
Response from Darren W | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is