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The Great Escape Room

323 S Main St, Suite 201, Akron, OH 44308-1203
+1 234-281-2877
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Camden and the Moriarty Room Rocked

We stopped by with two families of teens and had a great time in the Moriarty room. Camden really... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris B
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Singapore
Camden & Mikayla Rule!

Have you ever wanted to just totally trash a room and not have to clean it up? Well, The Great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Katie F
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The Great Escape Room is an escape from the ordinary. Escape games are the newest craze sweeping the nation – a fun, team-building, brain-busting experience! The door is locked behind you and 60 minutes are on the clock! You must work together in order to find clues and solve puzzles that will lead you to your escape. Only about 20% of groups are able to meet the challenge and escape in time!
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“a lot of fun” (4 reviews)
“all ages” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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323 S Main St, Suite 201, Akron, OH 44308-1203
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+1 234-281-2877
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"the young lady"
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"clues"
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"bunker"
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"gameroom"
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"megan"
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"presidential"
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"professor"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by with two families of teens and had a great time in the Moriarty room. Camden really added to the experience and made difference with the escape experience. Even afterwards his enthusiasm was evident as he recounted some of the details of our...More

Thank Chris B
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are happy that you and your families had a great time and we invite you to come back and have even more fun in Sherlock's Library and the President's Bunker!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have you ever wanted to just totally trash a room and not have to clean it up? Well, The Great Escape Room is where you can accomplish that dream! This is something that is fun for the entire family. The puzzles in each room range...More

Thank Katie F
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What an awesome review! It is wonderful to hear that our staff provided such a great experience. Thank you for letting us know how much you enjoyed your rooom and we cant wait for you to try the last room on the list! We also...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to multiple escape rooms and I have to say this was one of the best! Very friendly staff!

Thank EdenStrouth
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for considering us the best! We strive to make everyones experience fun and wonderful. Be sure to return for more Sherlock challenges and fun!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I went through Moriarty's Game Room and had a challenging and fun experience! I would definitely recommend it and we can't wait will we are able to try out the other rooms!!

Thank tylermcd61
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so happy that you had a blast in the Gameroom! Thank you for your review, and we look forward to having you return!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with my family to solve Sherlock Holmes Library. All of us can't stop talking about how fun it was. We can't wait to go back and try another room! Megan, our guide was absolutely awesome, she made the experience amazing for us with her...More

Thank jboston14
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Our goal is to provide an awesomely fun experience that everyone can participate in and enjoy. It is wonderful to hear to we succeeded in our mission! Thank you so much for your praise, and we cant wait to have you and your family back!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the third escape room that I've done, and in the third country. And I had a blast, as did the rest of us. We did the Presidential bunker, and it was just the right amount of complexity and a hell of a lot...More

Thank mnance01
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! The President's Bunker is so fun and we are happy that you enjoyed it. More fun awaits you in Professor Moriarty's Gameroom and Sherlock's Library!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was so much fun. My kids and I talked about it and how much fun it was. We will come again and tell everyone that we had a great experience and they should try it. Our hostess Leigh was WONDERFUL!

Thank Angie B
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so happy that you and your kids had so much fun with us! Thank you very much for your review and praise. We cant wait for you to come back for more fun!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my 20th escape room and I wasn't expecting it to be as challenging or spectacular as it was!!! It was wonderful. The puzzles were challenging, the gamemaster was friendly and helpful (without being too helpful), and the theme was a lot of fun....More

Thank deniseash
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a wonderful review! We are so happy you came in and gave us a try. It is wonderful to hear that you consider us among the best and want to return. We cant wait to have you back!

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Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We went with my family and all of us had a great time. Jake was fabulous, kind, and very helpful. I will go back again to try the other rooms. Great experience

Thank Tatti G
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

That is so fantastic to hear, we cant wait for you to come back! Thank you for your review!

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Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

This was our second time visiting The Great Escape. First was Sherlock Holmes which was very fun! Second was The Gameroom. I want to give a big shout out to Jake in Akron, he was such a GREAT and HELPFUL gamekeeper. We only had 3...More

Thank Shayy S
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you so much for your review! It means a lot to us that our guests have a great time and we love to hear that we are providing a great expereince.

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