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The Escape Gmbh

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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amazing place

We were a group of 5 people and played the game "container". The puzzles were pretty difficult and... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2018
ManuelR4612
via mobile
Escape

Best Escape Room you will ever find in Zurich, I enjoyed the game very much and the staff were... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Al-QallafKW
via mobile
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Zurich's most central location for escape games and scavanger hunts only a few mere steps away from Zurich Mainstation. Be taken on an adventure you and your friends, colleagues and family will remember for a long time. A must-experience for every...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Loewenstrasse 69, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We were 3 of us in the "container"- had a good time! Good clues at the right time helped us progress. Recommended!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Divya P
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 5 people and played the game "container". The puzzles were pretty difficult and time was running. We had great fun and the price of 119.- for 5 people is the best in the city! Many thanks to the host for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ManuelR4612
Reviewed September 11, 2018

We were a party of 2 who had played the "Casino" room. I have done over 15 different escape room companies, and I felt this was near the bottom. We made it through the room in 45ish minutes and 95% of the entire game was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kandrewl2
Dominik F, Manager at The Escape Gmbh, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2018

Dear Kandrewl2 I am sorry to read that our casino game was not to your liking. Obviously you are very experienced when it comes to escape rooms and may not have seen the challenge as tough as most of our other customers do. I assume...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Best Escape Room you will ever find in Zurich, I enjoyed the game very much and the staff were friendly. only issue is the parking which is difficult to find a spot. however, it's so close to Zurich HB station.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Al-QallafKW
Reviewed July 19, 2018

The escape offers tricky games near the train station. Since we had no experience with escape rooms Fai (staff) has briefly explained the rules of the game with a friendly smile. All members of our group have fallen in love with her charisma! Rooms including...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

We've done over 30 escape rooms all over the world, so our expectations are exceptionally high with regards to what we would deem an excellent escape room. Overall, the experience was ok. It wasn't bad but it wasn't excellent either. I think 3/5 is a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank bennyboysmith
Dominik F, Manager at The Escape Gmbh, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Hi Ben Thanks for your review. I'm sorry to read you were underwhelmed with our room. Obviously it's a shame that you did not mention the personal preferences during our conversations prior to your visit as a requirement like "multi-room is a must" could easily...More

Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

We a group of 4 girls played the container and it was super fun! The place is right next to the mainstaion. Thanks to the friendly staff

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ancar142
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

The room looks somewhat like a prison, but it’s very bare and not that authentic. The story behind the room gets lost in the game, the goal is to help the police with an investigation of a breakout as we were told before the game,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MauMauMaurice
Dominik F, Inhaber at The Escape Gmbh, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

Hi Maurice Thank you for your review and your and words about our staff. I'm sorry you were not as amazed by our room as are most of our players. We did try to go for an authentic prison room where the cells actually are...More

Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

We gave this as a birthday present to a friend and we had a great time together! I have been to a couple of other escape rooms before and liked them all. It's a great group activity, although I would not recommend this for more...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Catharina C
Reviewed February 21, 2018

These are quite standard escape rooms. Nothing special about them. If you have visited other escape rooms, don't go there. You will not experience anything new. We did the container room. It was much too easy.More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tomatsu
Dominik F, Owner at The Escape Gmbh, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018

Hi Tomatsu Thanks for your feedback, we really appreciated it. We're sorry you feel this way. Obviously the container, our easiest game as indicated on the website, can be too easy for experienced players. We did however want to offer a game for first-timers that...More

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