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The Great Escape Room

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Fun night out with friends

we had a great time meeting up with our friends in Tampa. We enjoyed being able to work together... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2019
pgmovie
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Maryland
Beginners

This was our first one and it was great! Q was our guide and he was very helpful! Our group was age... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2019
V3446DPchrism
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Brandon, Mississippi
via mobile
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The Great Escape Room is a real-life room escape game in Downtown Tampa. Teams of up to 10 are locked in a room with a series of clues and puzzles that must be solved within 60 minutes in order to escape the room. It is part scavenger hunt and part...more
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300 E Madison St, Suite 301, Tampa, FL 33602-4813
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wasn’t as impressed with this room as I have been with other escape rooms I’ve done before. It was more tedious searching than actual puzzle solving. Also the place has the person stay in the room with you the whole time (personally I prefer when...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We value input from each and every customer and also realize that not everything is for everyone. People that have done other escape rooms will notice that we are indeed different having a person in the room with you. We believe this provides a personal...More

Reviewed January 12, 2019

we had a great time meeting up with our friends in Tampa. We enjoyed being able to work together and escape the room.

Date of experience: January 2019
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howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2019

Thank you for the great review! We are happy to hear you had a good time escaping one of our rooms. We hope to see you again soon for another escape.

Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

This was our first one and it was great! Q was our guide and he was very helpful! Our group was age 11 to 70 and Sherlock Holmes/ library was just right for us.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank V3446DPchrism
howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for the excellent review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with Q. We hope to see you again soon for another escape.

Reviewed December 29, 2018

Wanted to do an escape room for awhile! This was challenging, fun and a great bonding activity. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nancy M
howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for the wonderful review, Nancy! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit with us. We hope to see you back again soon for another room.

Reviewed December 27, 2018

we had a great time at the Great Escape in Tampa! Dylan was a great host (Watson) for our Sherlock Holmes experience! will be back!

Date of experience: December 2018
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howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for the awesome review, Fern! we are excited to hear that you enjoyed Dylan as your Dr. Watson. We hope to see you back again soon for another escape.

Reviewed December 19, 2018

Took the family (ages 10-65) here for a surprise Christmas gift and wasn't sure everyone would participate and enjoy. We did the Sherlock Holmes room (their easiest) and it surpassed all our expectations and we had a phenomenal time. The guide was friendly, funny and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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howards597, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Thank you for the incredible review! we are happy to hear that your family had so much fun with us. We hope to see you back again soon for your next escape.

Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

I was not looking forward to this even as I hate riddle and puzzles, but I went in with an open mind and thoroughly enjoyed the challenge. I will say the entry and elevator was a bit unwelcoming. I actually thought I might have to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2018

Thank you for the fantastic review, Matt! We're happy to hear that you had a fun challenge with us here. We hope to see you back for another escape experience.

Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Joined a large group of colleagues for a team building experience and I must say, it did just that! Challenging, intriguing, and exciting. Had a great time working together to overcome our obstacles in solving the mysteries of Dr. Moriarty’s Gameroom!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review! We are happy to hear that your company team building was a success. We hope to see you back again soon for another escape.

Reviewed November 6, 2018

I had the best experience at great escape room. Everyone (especially Eric) were so sweet and accommodating. I will definitely be coming back! We did the game room and colosseum. Both were super fun and challenging!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharmin H
The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for the amazing review, Sharmin! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed not only the Colosseum and the Bunker. We hope to see you back for your next escape soon.

Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Everything was great- the staff, the room. We had a blast and want to come back again soon! Thanks!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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The Great Escap... R, Manager at The Great Escape Room, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Thank you for the wonderful review, Meagan! We're glad to hear that you had a great time here with us. We hope to see you back for another escape experience soon.

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Response from howards597 | Property representative |
Our standard rate is $29.80/person, but be sure to check our website because we offer some different discounts!
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Response from Tom S | Reviewed this property |
It's either on the 3rd or 4th floor and there is a small elevator in the building.
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