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Great Escape Rooms

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Amazing, fun and friendly

Me and my girlfriend visited Galway for a few day and we played the vault, the staff were really... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
Curiosity49118676848
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Very Funny

The Great Escape Rooms we're absolutely brilliant! The staff were so attentive, we were a few... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Caoimhe B
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The basic premise is simple: you enter the Great Escape Room, for 60 minutes you, and your team will become removed from your current day to day lives and be totally focused on nothing but escape.... Observe your surroundings, solves clues, work as...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Me and my girlfriend visited Galway for a few day and we played the vault, the staff were really friendly and helpful and we enjoyed it that much we came back again the next day to have a go at the VR game witch was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love escape rooms. However the Vault introduction talk actually mislead us causing us to ignore an initial obvious clue. A subsequent unrequested announcement caused us to overlook a final clue section. Another task gave incorrect clue values requiring intervention. Fix these and room could be...More

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Great Escape R, Other at Great Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We on behalf of Great Escape Rooms Galway would like to apologize if your experience was not to the high standard we strive to achieve with every customer. If you have any issues you would like to discuss, feel free to call us or email...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Great Escape Rooms we're absolutely brilliant! The staff were so attentive, we were a few minutes late and they were so nice about it, the rooms are brilliant, they really get your head working.Very fun for a Hens/Stags/Group trip, or any occasion really.Brilliant!

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Great Escape R, Other at Great Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Caoimhe, Thank you very much for your excellent review Caoimhe. We're always happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Great Escape Rooms and we hope to have you back again soon, :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic experience. Kids loved it. Could hear hilarious screams from the room. Kids on a high after. Going again for Christmas with work pals ;)

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Great Escape R, Other at Great Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We're always happy to hear that you enjoyed yourself and we hope to have you back again soon. :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This type of game is right up my street and I was not disappointed. There were 5 of us and we were in the bank vault. We had so much fun working together and it was a great laugh. I will be returning and I...More

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Great Escape R, Manager at Great Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Stacey Thank you for leaving a 5 star review, We are always happy to hear, that everyone had a fantastic time ! Hope to see you back again soon! Kind Regards Great Escape Rooms

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good for small groups - well planned and executed. We did get stuck though a few times as some things were hidden a bit too well. Lucky the staff was generous with hintsMore

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Great Escape R, Manager at Great Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Elie Thank you for taming time to leave such a nice review, We are always happy to hear, that everyone had a fantastic time ! Hope to see you back again soon, our staff are always here to help and assist you in your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at the portable escape room at nox hotel, doing the school bus task. The clues were great and some clever things were included! Definitely recommend for an afternoon or evening in Galway!

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Great Escape R, Team at Great Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review! We're very grateful and we're delighted you enjoyed the Mobile Escape! We're proud of that game so we're very grateful for such a positive review! All the best from us :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly welcoming staff person operating the night we were in. Excellent pub escape room, we got out with a few minutes to go so would recommend to beginners!More

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Great Escape R, Team at Great Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for giving us this lovely review! We're very grateful you took the time to! We do hope we'll have you come back, and maybe up the ante with another challenge. We have a great game out at Nox Hotel based on the film...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good fun. Something different and we are now looking into doing more escape rooms near us. Would highly recommend

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Great Escape R, Team at Great Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us so kindly, we're very grateful! And very glad you enjoyed yourselves and are now driven to try more out! Thanks again and all the best :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Day in town with 13 year old, this really ticked the box. Guy in reception so helpful, room exciting, fun and challenging and we had a great laugh. Actually on our way in today to do the Vault with a bunch of 12 year old!More

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Great Escape R, Team at Great Escape Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a wonderful view! We're delighted you two had fun and happy to hear you're bringing along some more young minds for the challenge! We have a game out at Nox Hotel based on the...More

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Questions & Answers
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Ianmartin94
November 7, 2018|
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Response from Great Escape R | Property representative |
Hello Ian, The cost for a group of 4 would be 18 euros per person. 72 euros total. Thank you.
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Kaybay778
March 4, 2018|
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Response from Great Escape R | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your query, Flat shoes are not obligatory, though the rooms can be quite physical, so we do recommend comfortable clothes and footwear.
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Rouksi
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Maps617439 | Reviewed this property |
Max 4 rooms arnt that big you would be tripping over each other
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