ESCAPE ROOMS CARDIFF

THE ULTIMATE CHALLENGE

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Choose your team of 2-6 players (per room).

 

Select your theme from our 6 immersive game rooms.

 

You’ll be given an objective and you’ll need to find objects, codes and clues in the rooms.

 

With 60 minutes on the clock, you’ll need to think quick, think smart and work as a team if you want to make it out in time.

 

To find out more about each of our game rooms, scroll through and click the posters below. Scroll further down if you’d like to book now!

OUR GAME ROOMS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Due to their complexity, we recommend our games to players aged 13+. However, younger players always enjoy them anyway, so it’s up to them if it sounds like fun. Please note that all players aged 12 and under* must be accompanied by an 18+ player.

We’re on St. Mary Street – Just up toward the Castle from the Cardiff Market. There’s a map at the bottom of this page!

Not really – the games in their nature are thrilling, but there’s nothing scary to worry about!

Although our basement games, ‘Z – The Zombie Apocalypse’ and ‘Oculus The Serial Killer’, are horror-themed, they are not horror experiences. We aim for excellent design, immersion and gameplay, not a high scare factor!

Once a game has been booked, it cannot be moved or cancelled.

All of our games are non-refundable and non-transferable.

We offer a 100%, any reason refund guarantee if you purchase the option at check out.

You can get hints from the Game Masters who supervise your game via the cameras and microphones in the room. They will send you help at the appropriate time if you really are struggling!

Be punctual. Please arrive 10 minutes before the start of your game. This will allow time for your brief, lockers & toilets etc. We will, of course, do our best to accommodate you, but we can’t promise that you won’t miss your game if you’re late!

Unfortunately not, all our games are on floors 1, 2 or basement.

Our rooms are designed for 2-6 players. The more of you there are, the easier and cheaper it is per person. The rooms are for your private game only and not shared with anyone else in your party.

Absolutely. Large groups often come and play our games. Our 6 available game rooms hold 2-6 players, so we can accommodate up to 36 players per hour session. For groups larger than that, please give us a call at 029 2167 9700. Also, we have an amazing FOOD & DRINK discount! Every booking with us gives you 25% off the bill at Zizzi’s around the corner – most of our large bookings make the most of that!

 Yes, you can! The rooms are all of a reasonable size and you will not find yourself in an enclosed space. You can leave the room at any point if you so wish. None of our games is overly physical, there is no climbing involved, and we have had many pregnant people playing our games.

Likewise, we quite often get players with claustrophobia and we are surprised at how little of an issue it is to them

One of the things that have made Escape Rooms successful around the world is that they can be enjoyed by everyone for every occasion. From babies to grandparents, friends and families always come to us to take on the adventure. We also see gamers, couples and school trips coming by the busload, all enthusiastic about their 1-hour game. Some people celebrate, while others book corporate team buildings for all of their colleagues.

 

Talking about celebration, we have had 4 proposals here!!!

 

And OH, don’t forget! We are dog friendly, so bring the pup along!

TRIP ADVISOR, GOOGLE & FACEBOOK RATED

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WITH OVER 1000+ 5 STAR CUSTOMER REVIEWS

  • star rating  Lovely time at the escape room. Second time we’ve been and we completed the Sherlock room! The staff are great, Lauren was our host and was nice and polite. Great… read more

    b172014
    January 5, 2020

    star rating  Well organised, super friendly staff and suitable for all ages. We hired two rooms, the Tomb and Zombie. It was a great event and fabulous value for money. The FREE… read more

    Julie K
    June 29, 2019

    star rating  Fantastic hour spent solving problems within The Tomb looking for Howard Carter.
    Well worth a visit.

    Rob-Vaughan
    January 4, 2020
  • star rating  Excellent Christmas present, I had my reservations at first but loved it. Very challenging and exciting. I think the perfect number to participate is four, more maybe too many… read more

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    January 6, 2019

    star rating  Enjoyed a good time here. Staff very helpful, efficient and friendly. Room layout was challenging but fun.

    WAA517
    July 2, 2019

    star rating  Me and my 3 other friends recently returned to play The Tomb, after escaping the chilling Oculus game earlier this year.



    Ayleena, (our game master for The Tomb) was… read more

    lwsmllr
    December 2, 2020
  • star rating  Booked to do “the tomb” however, on arrival it was explained there had been miss communication and we would not be able to use this room.
    To my… read more

    Lizv97
    July 5, 2019

    star rating  Great entertainment for families with teen.Well organised, helpful clues and friendly staff. A fun packed evening.

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    January 15, 2019

    star rating  I was dragged her by the wife as she was insisting on some family time before the kids returned to school so was not expecting much and was pretty negative.… read more

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    January 6, 2019
  • star rating  Booked Oculus for my mates birthday. We had Dom sort us out, he made the experience so amazing. Really funny and helpful! Can’t wait to come back and got us… read more

    carysw656
    November 29, 2020

    star rating  First time I have been to this escape room in Cardiff. Was a brilliant afternoon and quite challenging. Myself, my boyfriend, his friend and partner did the oculus room, which… read more

    796carysd
    January 11, 2020

    star rating  Me, my brother and his 3 children (one 16 y/o, one 13 and one 11) went for an Escape Rooms Cardiff experience on December 24, 2019. We chose the “Finding… read more

    MGrace50
    January 5, 2020
  • star rating  21 st birthday celebrations with older teenagers. This was totally amazing! Best hour spent trying to work as a team. James our host was so good, sending little tips… read more

    drag0n1234
    June 23, 2019

    star rating  Went there today on a double date. Played Oculus it was pretty hard but we managed to escape just in time

    richardcX3589NN
    January 11, 2020

    star rating  We attended Escape Rooms for a friend’s leaving do and it was fantastic. Our host was informative and fun was had by all. We can’t wait to return to try… read more

    Gabi-luca
    June 23, 2019
  • star rating  What a fantastic experience. Find the clues against the clock to find Sherlock Holmes. Ingenious clues to work your way to the final goal, thoroughly recommended. Great team building exercise… read more

    Kaycosgrove
    July 2, 2019

    star rating  I’m from Canada and I’ve done a lot of the Escape rooms in my town so visiting local rooms in other places is so fun for me! I only got… read more

    Johnathan C
    June 29, 2019

    star rating  We played the press start escape room and the atmosphere was superb, really well thought out and clever little puzzles really brought together the experience. Our game master, Ayleena, was… read more

    Legion_NVII
    November 18, 2020
  • star rating  I came here October 15th just after I got married! It was the perfect wedding day activity and Chris was so lovely! Always have great games here and always have… read more

    SammieeeG
    October 30, 2020

    star rating  What can I say we went to the escape rooms on Friday 4th December as a surprise birthday treat for our daughter as she always wanted to do one, as… read more

    298marcuse
    December 12, 2020

    star rating  First time for all of us in an escape room game. Lauren was so helpful and professional and the game was so much fun. The game was challenging and… read more

    Janandclarke
    January 3, 2020
  • star rating  We played the Z room, though most of us had never played before. Our guide was Dom who was a great laugh, full of banter and couldn’t do enough for… read more

    Danrtwilson
    November 25, 2020

    star rating  My husband and I are huge fans of escape rooms and have done about 8 so far. The 3 best ones have all been at Escape Rooms Cardiff. Not only… read more

    elzp2020
    January 25, 2020

    star rating  Brilliant experience! Staff were brilliant our host Holly was amazing and required all our needs and was extremely friendly.

    68rhysj
    November 14, 2020
  • star rating  This was my first escape room, and I think it was a fine piece of puzzlesmithing. While the puzzles were not very difficult, there were plenty of them, easily keeping… read more

    ShaneGT
    June 30, 2019

    star rating  We went to the Escape Rooms in Cardiff for my 10 year old son’s birthday but also took my 15 year old son and we all really enjoyed it. It… read more

    KellyP614
    June 23, 2019

    star rating  Never been in an escape room before and it was fab! Great activity to do any day of the week and at any time as they have long hours. Best… read more

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    January 4, 2019
  • star rating  A Christmas gift from my family resulted in a most entertaining hour in the Sherlock Room. Solving some of the clues to progress the case gives great satisfaction. Having to… read more

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    January 9, 2019

    star rating  What a wonderful way to spend an hour. I went with my grown up family and 11 year old grandson and to a man we all thoroughly enjoyed it. We… read more

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    January 13, 2019

    star rating  Never visited and Escape Room before, but definately would / will again. Fantastic venue, experience and staff

    avatar thumb Robin F
    January 2, 2019

ADDRESS:

119 St. Mary Street, Cardiff, CF10 1DY

E-MAIL:

BOOKINGS@ESCAPEROOMSCARDIFF.CO.UK

PHONE:

02921 679 700

OPENING HOURS:

9:00 – 00:00
7 Days a week

ADMIN HOURS:

9:00 – 21:00