We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (77)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
About
INSOMNIA Escape Room is a new real life escape game. Imagine you are a movie hero with only 60 minutes left to accomplish a secret mission and escape. Use the brainpower of your team to solve puzzles, uncover mysteries, find keys and crack the code...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
2300 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 200B, Washington DC, DC 20007-1810
Website
+1 202-600-0418
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Washington DC
from $112.93
More Info
from $49.00
More Info
from $65.00
More Info
Reviews (193)
Filter reviews
192 results
Traveler rating
159
26
7
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
159
26
7
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews alchemist room great fun great team building exercise set design glover park great family activity fun experience smaller group amazing experience puzzles hints challenging props blast bonding vr mob
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 192 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I are escape room enthusiasts. Insomnia Escape Room DC held our 198-201 games played. As experienced players, we don’t have time or money to waste on less than exceptional rooms. We were greeted by GM’s Matt & Brayden who spent the evening...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ChristinaMarieG11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great time! The room had lots of surprises and kept us laughing the whole time. Definitely recomend checking this place out!!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank aluing5
Reviewed May 12, 2019

We have done six escape rooms in DC and our two favorites were both with Insomnia Escape Room. We had done The Alchemist room, which I previously reviewed. Today we did "The Patient". I was concerned because it was hard to find any reviews of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank iblaurajc
Reviewed April 15, 2019

Very very fun ! I would definitely do it again. Who would’ve thought one little room had so many compartments.

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ameena20172017
Mira A, Public Relations Manager at Insomnia Escape Room DC, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Thanks! Glad you enjoyed it, come back again!

Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

Second time at insomnia, this time with a much smaller group. This is a challenging room. You can not afford to waste time so ask for hints as soon as you get stuck. Smaller groups are better for this one. There is only one puzzle...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank eeculp
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

We didnt get out. It was a group of 5 of us. Booking is online. They are very nice because I had to cancel and they gave me a refund because I did it 3 days prior. Our experience was that I arrived late so...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 947safiyap
Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

It was so beautiful experience for adults and our 2 grandsons. We had 1,5 hours play for different games. And we are planning repeat it again in future.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank albatroska
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

Have always wanted to have this experience but being a New Yorker, I’m always busy and always finding other things to do on my down time. Getting away to DC was the perfect opportunity to experience this. The room was small (very boxy) but the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank trinrqueen
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

It was awesome experience with the family. We did have good time for the 1st time being there. We were able to get out of the Room before the the time is expired. The kids were excited about it and participated actively and helped to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank eyadkha
Reviewed January 19, 2019

Went there with my family of seven and we were all able to contribute in the race to escape. Puzzles were tricky but definitely solveable. Will go again next time in town.

Review collected in partnership with this attraction
Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Daydream14846760603
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 148 nearby hotels
Kimpton Glover Park Hotel
489 reviews
.22 miles away
Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center
346 reviews
.74 miles away
Washington Marriott Wardman Park
2,993 reviews
.97 miles away
Omni Shoreham Hotel
263 reviews
.98 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,875 nearby restaurants
Old Europe Restaurant
299 reviews
.13 miles away
Dumplings & Beyond
77 reviews
.07 miles away
Rocklands Barbeque and Grilling Company
150 reviews
.09 miles away
Casolare
85 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,102 nearby attractions
Washington National Cathedral
2,975 reviews
.75 miles away
Dumbarton Oaks
312 reviews
.59 miles away
Tudor Place
144 reviews
.77 miles away
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection Museum
13 reviews
.63 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
vbryant1
June 19, 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from JCtennis8 | Reviewed this property |
Best to split up. I would say 3x rooms of 5 ppl - just call ahead to make sure they have the space available. Have fun!
1
Vote
Cheryl L
January 7, 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Mira A | Property representative |
The games are not scary and 11 years old usually doing great! Please, pay attention that kids under 14 must be accompanied by adults with one adult per 4 kids.
1
Vote
Debbie H
November 2, 2016|
Answer
Response from MariaEscapido |
It is a great gift. We have gift certificates - you can find it on our website and they can be delivered by regular mail or electronically. The receiver will be able to choose the room they like. Two-people teams are... More
0
Votes