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CryptX

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Great Escape Room - brilliant challenge!

Today me and my husband did both rooms! Both were great and really enjoyable for a couple. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
gracep332
via mobile
Escaped....just

Second escape room ever attempted. Much better than the previous location, not as linear. Well... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
NicolaL546
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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Escape rooms are live-action team-based games where players discover clues, solve puzzles and tasks in order to accomplish a specific goal - in the CryptX rooms you have to Escape Detention in the School of Hard Locks, or see how much jewellery you...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Glebe Farm Campus, Plough Suite, Knapwell CB23 4GG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Today me and my husband did both rooms! Both were great and really enjoyable for a couple. We needed a little extra time in the School room, but the puzzles were great and we were really challenged the whole way through. Not being linear made...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Second escape room ever attempted. Much better than the previous location, not as linear. Well thought out and clever, easy to spilt up and attempt another puzzle within the room. We found it tough. Kids loved it (16 & 14)! Just makes you want to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank NicolaL546
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve done about 7 or 8 escape rooms around the UK and this was by far the most interesting and challenging. We did the school room and with so many unique and overlapping puzzles, this is the first room we’ve done where we needed a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family afternoon doing the jewellery heist, 6 of the 7 of us had never done an escape room before so wasn't really sure how it would go. It was absolutely fantastic. It was a truly unique experience as not only did we...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Went for a girls night out and had a fab evening. From start to finish, the detention room had us battling to find the hidden clues. We didn’t make it out in time but that didn’t matter as we had a brilliant laugh and for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019

Really enjoyed the experienced. It was great fun and plan to return to do another room. The staff were helpful and friendly. Value for money

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Poppiliz
Reviewed February 13, 2019

We went to CryptX on Saturday 9th February, as a family of 6 adults to do the School of hard locks. Firstly there is free parking, which in Cambridgeshire is rare! Secondly Oliver gave us a friendly welcome, and his personality added to the atmosphere...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

My daughter and husband had been here before eith friends and said how good it was. It is only a few miles down the road from us so when I was trying to think of something fun to do for my birthday with them I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Wendy D
Reviewed February 7, 2019

Great way to spend an evening. Good fun. We needed loads of prompting but thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Fay S
Reviewed February 3, 2019

First time in an escape room, we did the School of hard locks. Once you get a couple of solutions it flows very well, especially when you get the odd hint from the game master! Thought we were very clever at about 50 mins... Best...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Sarah W
January 24, 2019|
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Response from Tracey F | Reviewed this property |
yes, its not too small and you are watched EVERY SECOND so if anyone needed to get out it would be immediate- theres also a panic button, hopefully like me you will e so engrossed doing the puzzles you won't think about... More
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George G
January 12, 2018|
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Response from taz69wow | Reviewed this property |
The booking is only ever for you.... whether you take 2 or 6 people. Never with another group.
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Joeyliz84
April 28, 2017|
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Response from Duxxy1979 | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for the question - From the station / central Cambridge our venue is around 9 miles. It is best to get a taxi, which will cost around £20 and take around 20 minutes. Many thanks James
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